Geeky Jewelry Holiday Gift Guide

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Expressing your geeky side in public can be a great way to meet new people with similar interests and share some of your passions with the world through fashion. Unfortunately, not every employer allows their staff to wear witty t-shirts or hoodies, and this expression …continue reading

Garbage Pail Kids 2014 Series 2 for Me and for You

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Back in the ’80s, my dad brought me home my first Garbage Pail Kids card. Ever since then, I’ve been a devoted (some might say “obsessed”) fan of the franchise. I get just as excited now as I did back then when …continue reading

Geeky Coaster Holiday Gift Ideas

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Does your coffee table sport the coasters with the mostest, or are you content to set damp glassware directly on the furniture without care of consequence? Maybe you think a crumpled napkin left over from the Chinese takeout last night is sufficient protection against the …continue reading

Dealing with Unwanted Holiday Gift Cards and Groupons

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This holiday season, I’m making a list and checking it twice. I’m especially ensuring that my wish list includes very specific items such as designer rain boots and a Fitbit. The problem I’ve found is that asking for “anything from Target” either lands me anything …continue reading

LEGO Minecraft Set 21115: The First Night

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Sure, it’s true that I don’t really play Minecraft — besides being fun to the point where it would consume the free time that I already don’t have, it makes my tummy wobbly. But I like the idea of it. So when LEGO started making …continue reading

Adventure Time Card Wars: Finn Vs. Jake

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When in the Land of Ooo, we play Adventure Time Card Wars: Finn Vs. Jake! Who will win the coveted title of “Cool Guy,” and who will lose and be forever marked “Dweeb?” You’ve got to know when to hold ‘em and …continue reading

Mighty Speakers and iPhone 6 Photo Kits

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The New Age iPhone 6 Smartphone Photo Kit: A six-piece lens set for iPhone photographers on the go with 8x telephoto, fisheye, 60x microscope, wide angle, and more!

MIGHTY Speaker: The crystal clear, waterproof, sandproof, floating Bluetooth speaker that’s …continue reading

Emergency Phones and Portable Scanners

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Doxie Go: Flawlessly scan documents anywhere and go paperless with this portable and rechargeable scanner!

SpareOne Plus Emergency Phone: The 911 safety net for whenever you need it!

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This Turkey Jerky Train is Followed By a Stout Caboose

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In this CPU, I get in the Thanksgiving spirit by gobbling down some Krave Lemon Garlic Turkey Jerky, and then I wash it all down with a healthy dose of Caboose Oatmeal Stout by the fine craftsmen and women …continue reading

Darth Vader Cookie Jar Finds Your Lack of Sweet Tooth Disturbing

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“If the oatmeal raisin could be turned into chocolate chip, it would be a powerful ally.”

What’s 12 inches high, made of ceramic, hand-painted, and has a capacity for not only great evil, but also dozens of your grandmother’s (or Grand Moff’s) deliciously decadent cookies? …continue reading