The 10 Best Whiskey Bars in America

The 10 Best Whiskey Bars in America

Whiskey. The nectar of the gods. Seldom a word in the English language exists that gets our blood pumping as much as that sweet, sweet word. Whiskey. And when you hang it on a door outside a brick building, or on the flier to a party invitation, or even on the entry gates outside...

Squarespace Will Help You Take the Next Step in Your Career

Squarespace Will Help You Take the Next Step in Your Career

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8 Better Pieces of Gear for Your Dog

8 Better Pieces of Gear for Your Dog

Our dogs aren’t just animals we feed and take for walks. They’re our friends, our companions, and usually, we consider them members of the family. That said, why do we keep buying them cheap crap? We get them beds that are little more than sacks filled with cotton stuffing, t...

8 New Apps You Should Know

8 New Apps You Should Know

Instead of wading through the massive amount of new app releases searching for a few diamonds in the rough, just let us be your guide. This is a collection of our favorite new apps for both iOS and Android for your downloading pleasure. DRIVETRIBE If you're anything like us...

10 Jobs That Pay Way More Than You'd Expect

10 Jobs That Pay Way More Than You'd Expect

For some people, the New Year is a time to start looking for a new job. It could be a resolution of theirs, or a product of the heartlessly utilitarian practice of firing people during the holidays. Knowing this, we decided to take a look at the National Occupational Employment a...

The Complete Guide to Pocket Knife Blade Shapes

The Complete Guide to Pocket Knife Blade Shapes

We’ve featured tons of different knives over the years, as well as proper care for those knives, and our shop has a few that we liked so much we had to get ourselves. One thing that continues to impress us is the variation available in the blades. Each design has its advantages...

Last-Minute Amazon Prime Gift Guide

Last-Minute Amazon Prime Gift Guide

You done goofed. It's the week of Christmas and you haven't purchased a single gift yet. Even though we shared 205 good ones, you opted to pass your evenings playing video games and drinking eggnog. Your stress is hitting unheard of levels. Relax. You know how you, like ev...

The 10 Best Movies of 2016

The 10 Best Movies of 2016

This past year saw the releases of some excellent movies. Established franchises had worthy sequels and installments while new movies sated our appetite for stuff that’s a little less superhero genre specific. A few of our favorite directors showed up to give use new stuff this...

6 Places to Spend Your Winter Solstice

6 Places to Spend Your Winter Solstice

People are somewhat out of touch with the solstices. That’s not necessarily a bad thing, since it means we’ve developed simple, reliable calendars and have moved beyond needing to know the exact position of the sun in our everyday lives. But the importance of the solstice to ...

The 6 Most Iconic Movie Sneakers

The 6 Most Iconic Movie Sneakers

We love a good collaboration, and film and fashion go together like peas and carrots. Or peas and corn. Or corn and mashed potatoes. Or if you want some not-food examples, Giorgio Armani in American Gigolo, Jean-Paul Gaultier in The Fifth Element, Ray-Ban in Top Gun. That’s all...

6 Robes Built for Winter Lounging

6 Robes Built for Winter Lounging

Something about the bathrobe brings to mind lazy Sunday mornings. Tossing one on, brewing some coffee, and leisurely flipping through a newspaper as the snow accumulates outside the door sounds pretty damn perfect to us. This winter, consider one of these men's robes, each of whi...