upper playground glassware


I am totally into the new line of glassware that Upper Playground has created for their Fall 2007 houseware line. Fresh pint glasses by artists Sam Flores (above), Basco, Dora Drimalas, and Jeremy Fish. I have also noticed that there are some coffee mugs as well, so dope. You can buy it all here.

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the worst idea ever


This has to be the worst idea ever, I cannot imagine who would do this, but I guess everyone has time on their hands. People are getting their eyes tattooed? For more photo’s click here.

Pabst 2.0


In an attempt to replace the hipster love for Pabst, Colt 45 teamed up with graphic novelist Jim Mahfood to create a ad campaign to celebrate the love for the 40oz and a brown bag. Does anyone remember cool colt? Its here at 40ozmaltliquor.com

along with many other 40oz that have come and gone.



After years of debate, both houses of the Legislature are on the brink of legalizing medical marijuana, via the Daily News. “It makes no sense to put cancer patients and AIDS patient in jail for trying to relieve their pain and nausea,” said Bruce Mirken, spokesman for the Marijuana Policy Project, a Washington-based lobby group.

summer drink


According to GQ magazine, this is the summer drink! The Cheleda,which consists of…

Coarse salt,
ice cubes,
juice of 1 to 2 limes
12 oz of Negra Modelo.
(optional, for a michelada add two dashes of Worcestershire and two dashes of Tobasco).

If your a beer snob, and would never put ice in your beer, don’t bother. If you like the idea, or your on the fence, grab this month’s GQ turn to page 84, for a convincing reason to give it a try.
Photograph by Jess Frohman



Via AP, Hmmmmmmmm bacon. MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – Meet Monster Pig. An 11-year-old Alabama boy used a pistol to kill a wild hog his father says weighed a staggering 1,051 pounds and measured 9-feet-4 from the tip of its snout to the base of its tail. Think hams as big as car tires. “It feels really good,” Jamison, of Pickensville, said in a telephone interview with The Associated Press. “It’s a good accomplishment. I probably won’t ever kill anything else that big.”

way to get a tan and a new job


Let’s face it, most of us spend the majority of our waking moments at work — and yet few of us are actually doing work that we’re passionate about. “But who says it has to be that way? ”
VocationVacations is the only company of its kind. They offer our clients (

overheard quote

Our new favorite read at twbe, www.overheardinnewyork.com

Hipster chick on cell: The only reason I can tolerate my job is because there is a bar across the street.”

–Rockefeller Plaza

for more wisdom like this check out www.overheardinnewyork.com.

google mash up


Google Maps-based sites are everywhere Unthirsty, a user-populated map that scouts out bars nearest you based on happy hour, wifi connectivity, patio seating and specials. When you need a drink let Unthirsty quide your way.

look of the day


Taryn Manning, played a Ho, in Hustle & Flow. I am not sure what she is doing here.

edible indoor miniature garden


Get Earthy in your office! Bring the great outdoors in with this zen-like Miniature Garden. Sprout the seeds of this easy-to-grow garden in just three days. Four reusable felt pads, seed packets and water are all it takes to grow edible clover, cress, lettuce and mustard. Designed by B. Vuarnesson and Made in France. Mini Garden includes seed packet refill for more greens.

MUGshot ever


The Chicago Police Department have now made prostitution solicitors’ information available online. By using the website, you will be able to view public records on individuals who have been arrested for soliciting prostitutes or other related arrests.This by far is the best mugshot ever! It might even beat Nick Nolte‘s. Whats even cooler its updated ever 2 days. Do you think this guy even had to ask what he wanted, or did he just point down to his shirt.