We're not talking about the track listings, these pieces from Flickr user Harvezt are representations of what classic album covers would like like from behind. The artwork matches the actual album covers almost perfectly.
When you hit your local liquor shop in search of some new beers to try, there are a few that are worth keeping an eye out for. Some of these are brand new and some are seasonal offerings just hitting the shelves. So next time you're out scouting potential fridge-dwellers, keep an eye out for these.
Mint Chocolate ... continue reading
Raw eggs, tripe soup, and bull horn tea are just some of the hangover cures people swear by around the world. A less gross and far more effective way to feel better is to simply get liquids and electrolytes back in your body as quickly as possible. Instead of downing bottles of water and Gatorade, use LyteShow. The electrolyte-packed concentrate is the quickest way to feel better after a night of heavy drinking. The mineral base was tested on wildfire firefighters, and unlike sports drinks, LyteShow contains no calories, sugars, carbs, or artificial flavors. It's the healthy way to kill a hangover fast. ... check it out
Have you ever wondered what Steve McQueen would look like with neck tattoos? How about McConaughey with eye tattoos? What about a sleeved Obama? Honestly, we hadn't either, but clearly someone did or else the Shopped Tattoos Tumblr wouldn't exist. We're glad it does, though, because these are awesome.
Whiskey isn't just for sipping after a long day at the office. If you want to incorporate more of it into your day (who wouldn't?), consider getting creative and adding a bit to your cooking. Before you just go an pour it on your breakfast cereal (might be a sign you have a problem), check out some of the best recipes ... continue reading
1 Can't Quite See - The Chive
2 Beer Geography - Pacific Standard
3 Playing Tetris on Buildings in Philly - Youtube
4 The Most Insane Truck Ever Built - Wired
5 The Letterman Couch Gag From The Simpsons - Youtube
6 How a Wiffle Ball Pitch Works - Popular Science
7 A Map of All The Distilleries in ... continue reading
Double exposure photography isn't new, but we all just remembered how cool it looks thanks to the True Detective opening sequence. Artist Hiki Komori (a reference to the Japanese "Hikikomori" that are recluses who seek isolation and confinement) takes the practice of double exposing a photograph to a level that even ... continue reading
"Handmade" is a term that always intrigues us when we're buying a new product. It speaks of care and quality, of a company or a person with a passion for what they're doing. But how can you truly appreciate handmade unless you've seen the product getting crafted? We decided to head over to the Waltzing Matilda to ... continue reading
With True Detective ending and Game of Thrones just starting back up, we got into an interesting discussion around the Cool Material office: Who is the greatest HBO character of all time? This turned into a passionate debate. Hell, the network has been putting tremendously complex characters on the screen for decades. ... continue reading
1 Miranda Kerr for GQ - GQ
2 New York Hip-Hop Map - Vulture
3 Louis CK's Monologue From SNL - Hulu
4Literary First Lines With Rap Music - Mental Floss
5 Best-Selling Video Games of The Past 30 Years - The Chive
6 Who is the Fastest Rapper? - FiveThirtyEight
7 Navigating the World of Japanese Magazines ... continue reading
We spent a couple months with the Qualcomm Toq to see if it’s the smartwatch you should finally spend your money on. After using it for that long, here’s what we found out:
The Toq comes in a well-designed package that includes the watch itself, the charging base, a few micro-USB cables and some ... continue reading
While we were busy building cubes on wheels and passing them off as cars, Malete Dorowski was busy creating stuff far cooler. His latest is this Porsche collection which features, among other things, a really sweet 911 Carrera RSR Turbo 2.1. Check out some of the shots and get inspired to up your LEGO game.