Thrillist’s Top 5 Things That Don’t Suck
The Frisky has teamed up with Thrillist, the daily men’s lifestyle and city guide, to bring you a weekly list of things for the guys in your life. Here’s the inaugural “Thrillist’s Top 5 Things That Don’t Suck”.
Gear: Rufus Shirts Sample Sale
Get 50+% off button-downs from the Manhattan shirtmaker, who combines classic Savile Row tailoring with American steez for a look it terms “updated traditionalist” — perfect for the cyborg Amish in your life. [Rufus.com]
Plug this pack-o’-Juicy-Fruit-sized stick into your USB port for about 90mins to fill, then select whichever of the nine included adapters fits the device that needs charging (iPod, cell phone, Blackberry, etc) — because there’s nothing worse than having your car break down in a snowstorm and not being able to text in to American Idol. [Powerstick.com]
Gear: Ray-Ban Foldable Wayfarers
These limited-edition shades fold in half at the nose bridge and mid-earpiece for easy travel collapsibility. You know, just in case the aliens come for Tom Cruise and only have enough room for his Dopp Kit. [Saks 5th Avenue]
Laughing at Teenagers: Hilarious Science Fair Projects
This site’s collected shots of 41 of the most misguided, inexplicable, and just generally useless projects ever glue-sticked to a tri-fold board. Non-winners include “Crystal Meth: Friend or Foe?”, “Global Warming…Yeah Right!”, and the incomparable “Moon Babies” — presumably a study of this gallery’s featured subjects. [PhotoBasement.com]
Art: Gum Blondes
Canadian Jason Konewald creates spot-on portraits of flaxen-haired starlets using nothing but masticated chewing gum; subjects include Gwyneth Paltrow, Avril Lavigne, Paris Hilton, and Britney Spears — for whom Konewald eschewed his preferred Trident in favor of Bubblicious “Grape Lunatic”. [Le-Gallery.ca]
Thrillist is a free daily email on the best food, drinks, events, gear and services in cities across America. Get on the list here.