Misc

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Danner has been making boots built to tackle everything you can throw at them for the better part of a century. The 917 Series is the latest collection of all-weather, high-quality, durable boots, and they're purpose built to help you take on winter with style. The Vertigo 917 boot is the latest iteration of the Vertigo boot originally released in 2009. The Feather Light 917 is a modern version of the iconic Feather Light boot from the early '80s. Both options use a combination of GORE-TEX, a Vibram 917 sole and a new last to…
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Sports today are tame by history’s standards. Ancient societies didn’t seem to think twice about spending blood and lives in the pursuit of great athletic entertainment. People have been hacked, poked, drowned, punched, cut, smashed,…

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If you’re an avid reader of Cool Material and have an interest in joining our team, now’s your chance to do so. We’re currently looking to add a few new freelance writers to our staff…

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The Pocket Artillery Mini Cannon is kind of like the slow loris – It looks cute and tame, but it can do some serious damage. The little cannon looks like a harmless desktop accessory, it’s…

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Now that 4/20 has passed, that little pothead in your life may be feeling a bit down. The bong won’t be broken out with such fanfare for another year, and all that dirty water has begun…

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Here at Cool Material we spend most of our time finding products we think you’ll love. At the end of the day, we emerge from behind our computer screens slightly off balance from the whiskey we may or may…

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If you spend your days hunched over a keyboard like a code writing Quasimodo, you probably have little contact with the outside world. This isn’t good. You need to keep up your relationships outside of dealing…

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Unless you are a big time dealer or have made it on the PBA circuit you might not have the cash to afford The Dude’s abode. In fact, we’re pretty sure the average Devil’s Lettuce pusher…

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How many times have you been searching for just the right greeting card for that special someone only to find bland inscriptions like “I’m so lucky to have you in my life” when what you…

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A smart guy will keep a stock of cards handy for whatever holiday, celebration or event comes up.  Every situation possible is covered.  That being said, we can’t think of any situation where this card…

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SPOILER ALERT:  Darth Vader is Luke Skywalker’s father.  Okay, that might be the most unnecessary spoiler alert ever (aside from ruining the ending of Titanic) but chopping off your son’s hand, leaving him for dead and…

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We encounter dangers on a daily basis. Some are easy to avoid—we’ll pass on the money from the Prince of Nigeria—others are not. We’ll assume you can handle a verbal attack from a crazy ex and an attack on your head following a night of Tanqueray

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As guys, we don’t know the first thing about presenting a gift.  We usually load up on Dollar Store gift bags, jam a few pieces of crumpled up tissue paper in there along with the…