Whether you're camping or out for a night on the town, it' important to stay hydrated. And now you can with the TGX Tactical Flask ($20). The TGX holds six ounces of your favorite beverage and is made from food-grade 304 (18/8) stainless steel with a PVC accent piece. It also comes with a nylon with belt loop and MOLLE webbing so you can hook something on to it. You never know when you're going to need a drink and some times a little nip is all the tactical solution you need.RELATED: 11 Cool Flasks For Men
Creepiosity ($10) is not only hysterical, it is also pretty darned disturbing, but that's only because it is true. David Bickel, the comedy writer, brings us a brilliant collection of 100 of the most unsettling things we encounter in life including old women with really long hair, grown men in a Boy Scout inform, fish that have the faces of people, those horrid lifelike baby dolls, get the picture? Every subject is infused with Bickel's wit and dry humor so while we may have not thought it creepy to begin with we certainly do by the end of it. Utterly brilliant.
One of the most annoying things is to put your drink down at a party, and come back to find that you can't tell which one is yours. The Chalk it UP Chalkboard Slate coasters ($20) help fix that problem. Because they're made from the same material as chalkboards, you can write your name on the coaster and you're good to go. No more lost drinks. You will get a set of four 4"x4" coasters and chalk with your purchase.
The Villa Vals By Christian Muller Architects and SeARCH ($TBA) is a villa in the Valsertal valley of Switzerland. Embedded into the side of a hill, construction of the villa left the surrounding nature untouched. It was built from quartzite recovered from the site and nearby thermal baths. Access to the residence is provided through a nearby wooden barn and a connecting underground tunnel. The most amazing thing about this home is the view of the mountain valley perfectly framed when looking out of the the circular cut made in the mountainside.
If you love a good microbrewery ale, then you're going to die for the Nike SB Dunk High Premium "Brown Ale & Tour Yellow" ($110). These sneakers feature a mostly woven textile upper, capping with matching sue paneling and logo. The upper is finished off with matching laces and a Nike logo on the tongue with Tour Yellow lettering. The whole kit sits on a matching Ale Brown midsole. They're available now from Premier.
The Anki Drive ($199) is a real world video racing game. It uses Artificial Intelligence and robotics to create a video game experience in the physical world. As you race you gain experience points which you can use to upgrade weapons and capabilities. The kit comes with a track that measures 3.5' x 8.5' and two cars. Up to four cars can play at once. You'll also need and iOS device to play and it does not currently work with Android devices. Anki Drive will be available for purchase on 10.23.13.