As we will inevitably have to fight off a ferocious vampire attack, we average Joe's will be forced into vicious close contact combat. In order that we avoid suffering serious injuries, disfigurements or, god forbid, death from exsanguination, we need this book like, like, well, we just need it, period. In the The Vampire Combat Manual ($) you will find all the correct combat strategies and the techniques in which to ward off those stronger, faster, more agile and, of course, undead opponents. We will not simply lie down and let them drain our life blood., we have the Vampire Combat Manual, and we in the office can now put Buffy to shame with our sharp moves!
There are few modern day punchlines which are as iconic, and untrue, as "I only read it for the articles." While there were articles provided by great writers, and a lot of humor too, nobody can deny that the big draw of Playboy was its spectacular covers. Some of the greatest beauties of all time graced the cover of Playboy and they have enticed millions to buy it from back in the fifties when it first appeared through into the 21st century. Playboy's Greatest Covers ($23) is a collection of 200 covers, chosen by Hugh Hefner himself gives us an insight on how a magazine could have such an impact on the culture of America.
If you're a rookie and have no idea how to setup a bar at home, then The 12 Bottle Bar ($11) is a must read. The 12 Bottle Bar is three books in one. It's a toolkit, describing the twelve bottles needed to get your home bar started. These include seven spirits, one liqueur, two Vermouths, and two Bitters. It's a system that gives each of the bottles each own section and tells you everything you need to know about each one. A lastly, it's a recipe book giving you over 200 recipes for classic and unique drinks. You'll be able to make everything from sours, slings, toddies, and highballs, to the perfect Martini. It even has a beer section.
The Quepos Quilted Jacket by Howler Browthers ($155) will keep you nice and warm in these fall and early winter months. The Quepos features an insulted diamond quilted nylon shell, custom BROS zipper, Howler badge patch and drop in hand warmer pockets. It also comes with microfiber inside the chest pocket for cleaning your glasses. The Jacket is available in mint green or miner black.
If you're looking for a compact electric scooter for an urban environment, then you may want to consider the Urb-E Scooters ($1600). The Urb-E Commuter Scooter has a three wheel trike design which allows for greater stability and low-speed maneuverability. This makes it perfect for congested pedestrian traffic. Fold it up and it's no bigger than a piece of luggage. The Urb-E GP is the Commuters crazy little brother. Same power specs but with a two-wheel design and shorter wheelbase. Check out their campaign on Indiegogo now.