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Here’s What Your Style Of Beer Says About You

Some say you are what you eat, but what about what you drink?  People are continually classifying themselves and others by how they dress, what computer they use, what they drive, and even what kind of movies they like.  Now, let’s look at something much more important.  Beer. Did you know that if you are Continue Reading »

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  • Make Psychedelic Colourful Marbled Easter Eggs

    Cool idea for creating some psychedelic flashback inducing easter eggs.  Simply boil the eggs the crack the shells, leaving them still on the egg.  Spoon on food colouring and allow to soak into the cracks.  rinse with white vinegar (to set the colour) and allow to dry.  Finally, hide, find, peel, trip out, and eat! Via LOLdamn.com. Continue Reading »

  • This Formula 1 inspired coffee machine will rev up your mornings: The Espresso Veloce

    Bring the power of a race car to your morning with the Espresso Veloce, a coffee machine like no other, produced in the style of a Formula 1 engine in half scale.  Available in V8, V10, and supercharged V12 models, this is truly the ultimate in coffee engineering. The Espresso Veloce uses coffee capsules and Continue Reading »

  • Guinness Marshmallows

    Now HERE’s something we can all love this St. Paddy’s Day… Marshmallows.  They will go well in almost every Irish inspired drink, as well as flavour your green coloured vomit as said Irish inspired drinks make a second pass at your mouth. Every marshmallow is made with real Guinness stout and sweetened with vanilla extract. Continue Reading »

  • Camping Grill Clamps On To Your Car’s Spare Tire

    This is the PERFECT grill for people who love camp cookery.  It’s a stainless steel, tire-clamping, over the fire camp grill.  It fits on to your spare tire, either on the outside of the car or inside the trunk, and is ready for fire grilling action in seconds. This ingenious grill from Front Runner Vehicle Continue Reading »

  • Brew Cutlery features built in bottle openers

    Have you ever sat down to a nice meal with your favorite uber-hoppy incredibly hipster IPA only to look over and realize that bottle sweating beads of chilled goodness is NOT a twist cap? Now you need to get up… Or do you? Brew Cutlery has solved this problem of our age by forging cutlery Continue Reading »

BAD

  • Snake Bites Woman After Being Preserved In Wine For Three Months

    A woman was recently hospitalized when a snake bit her as she opened her bottle of snake wine in Shuangcheng, China.  True story?  This is not the first time this has happened, and yes, people drink this stuff. Liu (the woman) bought a live snake and preserved it in wine to cure her rheumatism.  She says Continue Reading »

  • These people don’t believe that “spray on” caffeine will replace their coffee

    You may remember inhalable caffeine, but now you can actually spray your caffeine fix directly onto your skin!  No more coffee!  No more coffee???  I’m not totally convinced.  I firmly believe there is a place in this world for coffee breath.  Life wouldn’t be the same with out pumpkin spiced lattes, the eggnog latte, or Continue Reading »

  • The original miner’s Toe from the Sour Toe Cocktail gets eaten… It’s a Catas-toe-phy!

    A man walks into a bar, eats a toe, and leaves town. You may recall our post on The Sour Toe Cocktail, basically a drink with a severed, mummified toe place inside.  This toe has recently been stolen!  Theft by ingestion.  Here’s the story from The Star: There’s a $500 fine for swallowing the toe, Continue Reading »

  • Live Frog Sushi

    Living in Asia, you get accustomed to some new and novel ideas when it comes to food ingredients and delicacies.  This is a new one for me… Live Frog Sushi.  Warning:  GRAPHIC VIDEO! Yes.  They take a live frog, cut it up, and you get to stare into it’s little froggy eyes while you eat Continue Reading »

  • Poutine Soda… WTF, eh?

    Soooo… yes.  We Canadians are an enigmatic bunch.  With our hot chicks, great craft beer, hockey, comedians, pizza burgers, and more lakes than the rest of the world COMBINED, we have a lot to be proud of.  This, however, is not one I’m not yet prepared to fully back. Jones Soda has recently release Poutine Continue Reading »

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  • Here’s What Your Style Of Beer Says About You

    Some say you are what you eat, but what about what you drink?  People are continually classifying themselves and others by how they dress, what computer they use, what they drive, and even what kind of movies they like.  Now, let’s look at something much more important.  Beer. Did you know that if you are Continue Reading »

  • This is One Kick Ass Karate Chop Lettuce Knife

    If you need to take out some aggression, this may be the lettuce knife for you.  Karate chop your way through your lettuce, and practice your Hai-YA! skills. The Gama-Go Karate Lettuce Chopper is dishwasher safe and will make you feel like a powerful warrior whilst making a salad. Get it here. Wanna feel old?  Here’s an unrelated Continue Reading »

  • Meet Mr. Bones, a flexible ice cube

    Meet Mr. Bones.  He’s a pretty rad silicone ice tray that freezes water around a silicone frame.  Once frozen, peel him from the mold and pop him into your drink.  He’ll wiggle and jiggle, and conform to your glass.  Designed by Winnif Pang from Fred and Friends, you can purchase Mr. Bones for around $10 on Continue Reading »

  • The Seven Types Of People Who Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

    Here are the seven types of people that celebrate St. Paddy’s Day.  Personally, I feel “Monday” is a good enough excuse to get drunk. Via Happy Place Vice recently wrote an article detailing some of the violent and drunken Shenanigans we can expect this St Patrick’s Day, with an expected 97% of Americans planning to celebrate this year, in Continue Reading »

  • Wake up and smell the bacon: iPhone alarm app releases the scent of bacon

    Oscar Mayer has started a new marketing campaign scentered around waking up to the smell of bacon.  They are doing a give-away contest for fans of their brand where they provide an iPhone app and a dongle that will actually release a bacon scent accompanying your morning alarm. Simply set the alarm on the app, Continue Reading »