Thee Time Carlin ($16) catalogs the irreverence that has become the trademark of George Carlin. Ever cynical and never failing to make you laugh out loud this is a terrific book. George Carlin has been at the top of his game for more than 4 decades now, delivering on subjects many other comics shy away from. His genius 'absurdist' wordplay has to be heard, or read, to be believed. This is Carlin's 4th book and with the first three enjoying combined sales of over 2m copies this volumes success is pretty much guaranteed. Brilliant.
When you think MB&F couldn't possibly take their watches to another level they do just that. Their latest futuristic watch is the MB&F's HM6 Alien Nation ($500,000). They've actually turned one of their watches into a mothership complete with aliens.THE HM6 Alien Nation features a sapphire crystal which sits on a platinum case. The engine is made up of 496 components with 68 jewels. It has a Flying Tourbillion with retractable shield and provides up to 72 hours of power. The Alien Nation version of the HM6 comes with its own aliens in white gold and a case that utilizes MB&F's Ambient Glow Technology which gives the sapphire a blue glow.Now the sad news, besides the price. There were only four pieces made and rumor has it they've already been sold. Here's hoping they come out with a second run.
The Paul Smith Quilted Blazer ($275) from the AW13 collection adds a little style to your fall wardrobe. The blazer is constructed with a full polyester shell and stuffed with a down blend. An additional bonus is the graphic trim on the interior which celebrates the work of New York artist Jean-Michel Basquiat. The blazer also includes a full button front closure and three front pockets.
Bring high quality sound into your workplace with the Audio Desk by Symbol Audio ($3950+). The desk features two 4" full range drivers that are set into dampened cabinets and paired with a 5.25" subwoofer. It also includes a Class D amplifier and a 1/8" stereo mini jack for audio Input. There is hidden storage and cable management that allows you to hide components to stream audio from a device like Apple's Airport Express. The Audio Desk comes in either solid oak, walnut, cherry or maple.
If you’re looking to upgrade your current ride you couldn’t go wrong with a Shelby, and their latest Baja 700 upgrade package is proof of their immense skills in design and engineering. The beastly Shelby Baja 700 ($45K+) packs some serious punch with performance parts that read like a Nascar’s shopping list. The gut wrenching performance comes from a 700HP Whipple supercharger which includes a throttle body, injectors and heat exchanger the delivers a true performance machine. If you do anything just for you this year go and take a test drive in the Shelby Baja 700, we doubt you’ll regret it.
If you have a Moto Guzzi V7 or are thinking of getting one, you're in luck because they're offering four Moto Guzzi V7 Custom Kits ($TBA)to update the look of your bike. Dapper offers a '60s cafe racer styling, the Dark Rider was made for the urban commuter, the Scrambler kit outfits your bike with the necessities to take on any terrain, and lastly the Legend goes for that old school vintage look. Each kit comes with a multitude of parts including mudguards, fuel tank, seating, handlebars, mirrors, license plate brackets, wheels, adhesive numbering and much more.