Whisky Tasting and Classic Cocktail Concoction


MakersKit Classic Cocktails Bar Set (34% Off): Essential tools and recipes for the at-home bartender!

Flaviar Top-Shelf Whisk[e]y, Rum, and Gin Tasting Packs (13% Off): Discover five premium spirit varieties with a curated home tasting!

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Cardsharp4 Credit Card Knife Review


Important life lessons are learned in sometimes unlikely ways. For instance, whether you identified with the Jets or the Sharks the first time you saw West Side Story, you probably picked up on the value of having a knife easily accessible at …continue reading

Cheerwine and Disney Frozen Cereal Review


This is the CPU where I unbox the collector’s edition of Disney Frozen Cereal and sip of the charming southern delicacy known as Cheerwine. Is it just me, or does Cheerwine sound like something that Hobbits would drink in the Shire?

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What’s the Best iPhone USB Cable Replacement?

Best iPhone USB Cable Replacement

Vexed by the seemingly remiss habit of Apple to supply cables that don’t match devices with which they’re paired? Why does my space gray iPhone, for example, come with a generic white Lightning-to-USB cable?

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Jack Link’s Cholula Beef Jerky Review


Like spice? Maybe you’re a Sriracha or Tabasco fan. Some people go la la for Cholula, and if you’re one of ‘em, you might get a kick out of my Jack Link’s Cholula Beef Jerky review in this Show & Tell video (even …continue reading

Star Wars Stuff Haul: A Collector’s Dream


Been saving up some of my most recent Star Wars gifts and purchases for a haul in this Show and Tell, I have!

Here’s a list of everything featured in this video:

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Unboxing Dancing Groot and Pop Vinyl Collection Review


This CPU finds me hooked on a feeling… a feeling that I don’t have nearly enough Funko POP! Vinyl collectibles! But let me share a portion of my current collection with you — including my new Dancing Groot from Guardians of the Galaxy! Watch it …continue reading

Blind Bag Fun: G.I. SpongeBob Simpsons


This CPU finds me opening minifigure blind bags for G.I. Joe, SpongeBob SquarePants, and The Simpsons! What did I get? Cooler stuff than I could have hoped for. Check it out here!:

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Game of Thrones Take the Black Stout by Ommegang


Night gathers, and now my watch begins…

Jon Snow may know nothing, but his friends on the Night’s Watch seem to understand the intricacies of making a fine brew. In this Show and Tell, I taste and review Game of Thrones Take the Black Stout …continue reading

LEGO Minifigures Series 13 Review


Some people like to collect LEGO minifigures by buying blind bags and being surprised by what’s inside of them. Sure, that’s fun, but it can be expensive and take forever. In this CPU, I decided to go a different route. Enjoy the spoils of LEGO …continue reading

Did the Oscars 2015 Win Your Attention Span?


Sure, the Oscars were last night, but it’s what everyone’s talking about today. It seems appropriate to give a nod to the projects that were nominated and the people who entertained us (whether intentionally or otherwise) at the 87th Annual Academy Awards.

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Solar Batteries and Levitating Bluetooth Speakers


OM/ONE Levitating Bluetooth Speaker: Crisp, full sound meets elegant craftsmanship and unmatched coolness (pre-order)!

ZeroLemon SolarJuice 20000 mAh Battery: The epic shockproof, rain-resistant, external battery with solar charging!

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Unlimited VPN and Noise-Canceling Bluetooth Headsets


VPN Unlimited Three-Year Subscription: Safeguard your online activity and access territory-restricted websites on mobile and desktop!

Active Wrap Wireless Headphones: The noise-canceling Bluetooth headset!

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Awesome Table Games Roundup


You’re allergic to sophomoric ball jokes, you say? Then no dice for you in this CPU! Actually, there are some dice. I guess that means everybody wins? Watch it here:

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Taking Paws to Love Your Pet Day


Like most of the holidays that we really enjoy, Love Your Pet Day is something that most of us celebrate every day. How could we not adore those precious little faces (whether they bark, meow, oink, hiss, moo, or display some other call of the …continue reading

How to Track Your Dog’s Location and Activity with Tagg


Rocky and Apollo are two very sneaky dogs. They laze about our apartment all day long and just when you think it’s safe to open the door to accept a delivery, they leap into action and dart out the door at lightning …continue reading

Hobbit Beers and Oreo Challenge Accepted


This CPU finds me trying one of three Hobbit beers by Fish Brewing Company, and then I blind taste test various exotic flavors of Oreo cookies — witness my mom hand-feeding me for the first time since I was a toddler!

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Over the Moon for a Happy Chinese New Year


Whether you believe it’s the Year of the Goat, the Year of the Sheep, or the Year of the Ram — depending on some pretty vague translations from antiquity that have only served to confuse the issue — the important thing is that you have …continue reading

Darth Vader Car Collectables


Didn’t think I was a car geek? I might not have been were it not for the introduction of one of my favorite things into the equation: Star Wars. And then the introduction of one of my most favorite things from Star Wars into the …continue reading

National Drink Wine Day is for Flights of Fancy


Whether you comparison sip from a variety of varietals presented on the menu at your favorite wine and cheese bar or you clandestinely chug MD 20/20 from a brown paper bag in the alley behind the liquor store, we here at LockerGnome hope you have …continue reading

Best iOS Camera App – Creaceed’s Hydra Review


Those who have been following me since the advent of smartphones probably know that I’m a bit of an app addict — that is, I always love to try new apps. Out of hundreds (in honesty, probably thousands), a few manage to stick and get …continue reading

It’s Okay for Breakfast to Fall Flat on Pancake Day


Catholic folks around the world are observing Mardi Gras today, but I’d like to address a universal holiday that transcends all matters of faith: Pancake Day!

Aside from the IHOP riots during the batter shortage of ’57, it’s been a mostly civil affair celebrated by …continue reading

Star Wars Comics – Where to Start?


Considering collecting Star Wars comics? In this CPU, as a fellow beginner, I tackle the sometimes overwhelming task of where to start.

I’ve not always been a comic book collector, but I can tell you what works for me! Watch it here:

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Electing to Have Fun on Presidents Day


Presidents: you love some of them and you hate some of them, but the point of Presidents Day is to celebrate the office itself more than the personal failures and accomplishments of any individual who has found himself (and surely, someday, herself) occupying said office. …continue reading

Code Black Drone Vs. Blade Pico Drone


Pre-Order Limited-Edition Code Black HD Camera Drone: The Dark Knight of the sky is back! Get it at $89 before it raises to $99!

Blade Pico Double-Flip Drone: A tiny drone with SAFE advanced stabilization technology and one-button flipping!

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Facial Animation Software and Visual CSS Editors


CrazyTalk 7 Pro Facial Animation Software for PC: Easily turn any image into a talking 3D character!

Stylizer Visual CSS Editor: Style websites in a fraction of the time with this real-time, visual CSS editor!

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Game of Thrones Pop-Up Guide to Westeros


When Jas and Slav got us a Game of Thrones Pop-Up Book, of course I had to turn it into a CPU so I could show you guys. Behold Westeros and some of its denizens in a new and unique light:

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Going Ga Ga over World Radio Day


Being declared obsolete by so-called “experts” isn’t always the death knell of old tech. Take the radio, for instance. It’s survived as a viable medium of communication in spite of the advent of talking pictures, television, and the Internet.

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Retro Video Game Review: Activision’s Megamania for Atari 2600


Haven’t I said many times that I’m not really much of a gamer? Somehow, this doesn’t apply to the vintage Atari 2600 games that I grew up with. They’re in my blood — which, I assume, is very pixelated!

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How to Make a Star Wars Breakfast


Even in a galaxy far, far away, breakfast is the most important meal of the day. In this CPU, I show you how to have the best breakfast possible: a Star Wars breakfast! Watch:

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