Month: February 2018

BAUBAX 2.0 – Do 25+ features make this the world’s best jacket? (Yup.)

Homer Simpson. A man so loveably stupid that he once forgot to make his own heart beat. And in a 1996 episode of The Simpsons, he too was seduced by “The World’s Best Jacket.”     Unfazed by marketing gimmicks, his wife tells him that, “Anyone who needs this kind of status symbol must have some terrible emotional problems.” “But Marge,” Homer responded, “If I had this, it would show everybody!” 22 years later, the world’s best jacket is back on Kickstarter. And now Homer, and the rest of us, can indeed show everybody what it’s like to own the...

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Kickstarter Projects as 2018 Winter Olympic Sports? (Yes, please)

Once every four years, every man on the planet is allowed to watch six straight hours of figure skating without being judged. And that, I think we can all agree, is awesome. But between triple axels, head over to Kickstarter to check out these four projects and their Olympic sport equivalents. 1.Biathlon – Slightly strange, yet super captivating Kickstarter Equivalent: The Car Pool Ok, “slightly strange” is a bit of an understatement. Biathlon is WEIRD. Combining cross-country skiing with high-powered rifles? Sure, why not. You know what’s even more unique? The Car Pool.   Yup, that’s exactly what you...

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xChain – A 10 lb Fitness Device That’ll Kick Your A**

“Who the hell are all these people?!?” -Me at the gym every January. New Year’s resolutions cause a huge surge in new gym memberships. But of course you already knew that. And as much as we love rubbing elbows with every Tony Little clone in town, there’s probably an easier way to stay in shape. Lucky for us, there is… It’s called xChain. There’s no shortage of portable fitness devices on the market. And they all make the same promises: “Never go to the gym again!” “Get ripped in minutes!” “Get your ex back with this!” Ok, we made...

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Kickstarter Fashion – 5 Best Projects (February 2018)

They say fashion trends re-emerge every few decades. So be on the lookout for the hottest boy band of 2034 to be rocking these dope tracksuits.   Sexy. Until then, though, we’ll have to make do with the following looks in 2018. Without further ado, here are the hottest Kickstarter fashion & apparel projects of the year. 5. The World’s Most Elegant Sneaker (Concealed in a Ballerina)     Style or comfort. Good or evil. Ketchup or mustard. The eternal debates of life. Well, they used to be. You can remove that first one now with these revolutionary flats...

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SmartTerra – Kickstarter’s Epic New Terrarium

Have you ever owned a terrarium? I did once, as a kid. I remember the day my dad brought it home. “Now you better actually take care of this, son,” he said. “I will Dad! I promise!” Three months later everything inside was dead. And that, my friends, is why he should have gotten me SmartTerra instead, a revolutionary terrarium that actually takes care of itself. Kickstarter’s SmartTerra – Features Calling SmartTerra an average terrarium is like calling Yosemite a, “Nice, little park.” It’s the understatement of the century. When it comes to terrariums, this is the real deal. So what...

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