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The Sunday Hangover

The Sunday Hangover

It’s been a rough couple of nights. Get a greasy sandwich and give your brain a rest. it’s time to kick back with some of our favorite videos and ...

Our Favorite Summer Beers

Our Favorite Summer Beers

You’re going to need a beverage to quench your thirst while mowing the lawn, manning the grill, or just being out under the summer sun—may we suggest beer? We asked around the Cool Material office to find our favorite summer suds. These are our picks: Tim Jacobsen - Foun...

Jet Pack 2.0

Jet Pack 2.0

Most backpacks suggest you’re toting thick textbooks everywhere you go. That’s fine if you are scurrying between classes, but if you’ve left school in the rearview mirror, consider a bag a little different. The Jet Pack 2.0 is the backpack designed for your grown-up tech, and it boasts a unique fractal design that is equal parts professional and fun. The proprietary tessellated panel offers lightweight protection, while the coated fabric and zippers keep everything dry. Inside you’ll even find a 15” faux fur lined laptop sleeve to keep your computer all spiffy. Each is packed with an Airmesh ventilated shoulder harness and back panel, a storm flap zippered front pocket, and a look that will stand out.

Our Favorite Watches for Any Budget

Our Favorite Watches for Any Budget

Our Favorite Watches for Any Budget Collectively, we have a lot of wrists at the Cool Material office. Unfortunately, we don’t have enough wrists for all the watches we want. Instead of asking each guy here for a list of all their favorite timepieces they’d buy if they g...

The Weekend Agenda

The Weekend Agenda

weekendagenda1227 Every Friday we’ll get you hooked up with some solid weekend plans. These are the things we think you should watch, read or do over the next few days.

Tuesday Link Roundup

Tuesday Link Roundup

1 Hopeless Lingerie - Tumblr 2 Owning the World's Most Stylish Dog - Fast Company 3 27 Pumpkin Recipes We Love - Serious Eats 4 Audi RS 7 Piloted Driving Concept - Youtube 5 The Woman Who Captured Snowden - Vice 6 Khal Drogo's Game of Thrones Audition Tape - De...

A Month of Beer Quotes

A Month of Beer Quotes

For the last month we've been celebrating beer's greatness by posting a quote relating to our favorite frothy beverage on our social media pages each day. Every one has featured original artwork and photography and was designed as a toast to water, malt, yeast, and hops. So pour...

The Game of Thrones Sex Infographic

The Game of Thrones Sex Infographic

To say there’s some sex in Game of Thrones would be a ridiculous understatement. It’s like saying there’s some nudity in Hustler. The show that’s always poised to kill off a character, is also always up for an impromptu orgy or two. We charted out all the hook-ups from th...