Design

A Gift a Day: A Vintage Skee-Ball Machine to Appease Your Inner Child

I'm just gonna assume that I don't have to sell you too hard on this retro arcade game made from handsome oak and tricked out with all the modern features you'd expect. Just look at it. How could you not marvel at it's retro yet masculine aesthetic? And while it's certainly a statement piece that easily be the focal point of a room, it's also lighthearted and just a bit kitschy. It says you're a guy with a good eye and a sense of humor. Plus, who could resist playing a few rounds of the classic game? Not us, that's see more
Celebrity

The Entire World Showed Up to Send Off Stephen Colbert Last Night

The Colbert ReportGet More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,The Colbert Report on Facebook,Video Archive Whose series-finale send-off would bring out the likes of George Lucas, Bryan Cranston, Henry Kissinger, Tom Brokaw, James Franco, Arianna Huffington, Michael Stipe, Cyndi Lauper, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Patrick Stewart, Bill Clinton, Big Bird, and Smaug the dragon (plus pretty much every other famous person you can think of)? Stephen Colbert's, of course. He said good-bye to his incredibly culturally relevant creation The Colbert Report last night—except he didn't really say good-bye, he said/sang "We'll Meet Again" (with the help of all those aforementioned celebs). And see more
Fashion

Rafael Nadal Lands a Gig Modeling for Tommy Hilfiger

The week's top stories in fashion news. Rafael Nadal's latest gig sounds pretty good. The world-class athlete will be putting his body, toned through 14 Grand Slam wins and years of time on the court, to work for Tommy Hilfiger. He'll pose in both underwear and clothing ads for the brands starting Fall 2014 and will get to do quite a bit of partying on Hilfiger's dime as he helps promote the brand in America, Europe, and Asia. (Daily Front Row) see more
Fashion

New York Fashion Week Is Evicted From Lincoln Center, Needs a New Home

Looks like New York Fashion Week is going to have to find a new home. According to news reports on Thursday, the glamorous trade show is set to leave Lincoln Center after the fall/winter 2015 collections are presented in February. see more
Tech

A Gift a Day: A Power Bank for the Multitasker Who's Always at One Bar of Battery Life

Scads of people are going to get a new phone, tablet, or other impressively marketed mobile device as a holiday gift this year. What they likely won't get is a way to charge said device while they're on the go. So as an addendum to the gadgets and gizmos we're giving this year, we're also including one of Radio Shack's impressive portable power packs. Our favorite is a slim all-black variant that will give an iPhone about 13 hours of talking time once it's dead, and even turns off automatically once whatever it charging is back to full capacity. And see more
Food + Drinks

Here's the Classy Way to Get Drunk While Traveling for the Holidays

Mixology at 30,000 feet has usually been limited to spicy Bloody Mary mix or canned margaritas—unless, of course, you're living that first-class life—but two new cocktail kits encourage drinkers to up their game while in the air. see more
Celebrity

Jimmy Kimmel Celebrates the Holidays by Laughing at Crying Children

Jimmy Kimmel sure does love screaming kids. In the grand tradition of such pranks as parents telling offspring they ate all their Halloween candy (and filming the resulting devastation), last night's "Santa's Lap or Flu Shot?" segment turned photos of terrified tykes into a jolly old holiday-themed guessing game. Oh, what fun it is to laugh at other people's unhappy children! (Hey, it's better than laughing at your own.) see more
Grooming

If You Have a Beard, You Need to Be Using Beard Oil

Just because you're growing a beard doesn't mean your look is no-maintenance. Besides a good trimmer—or regular trips to the barber—you should invest in a nourishing beard oil to soften the hair, add shine, and hydrate the skin beneath to avoid itchiness and flakes. In a flooded market, the oft-bearded Tom Ford now has his own collection of oils in three signature scents (piney Neroli Portofino, sweet Tobacco Vanille, and musky Oud Wood), further proof that facial hair has gone from hipster to high-end. $50; tomford.com see more
Fashion

Embrace Your Inner Slob and Still Look Respectable

Yesterday, the Internet imploded when it saw that Duchess Kate Middleton of Cambridge wore a—wait for it—hoodie outside her grand palatial estate. How gauche, no? You, however, are not royalty, which means you can wear a hoodie—sweats, even!—but that doesn't mean you're allowed to look like some damn slob. Luckily for you (and the princess, if she plans on continuing her laid-back fashion streak), California-based brand John Elliott + Co has released a limited-edition capsule called the Loopwheel Collection, a six-piece assemblage of the brand's signature styles made from an exclusive type of Japanese loopwheel fleece. Elliott sourced the material see more
Style News

Nike's Latest Rerelease Is Made for the Urban Outdoorsman

It seemed like a part of Nike's grand plan to unveil its new ACG collection on a day that started out dry, ended very, very wet, and in the process demonstrated the unique need for sportswear that responds to the challenges that can arise during one's daily journey through a chaotic metropolis. see more
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