Archive for June, 2010

Squeezeit! by Evriholder Products Review

Squeezeit! by Evriholder Products Review

Every once in awhile I buy a weird doo-dad that I don’t otherwise need. I never know if the widget is going to be awesome or a total piece of garbage, but either way it will make for a good Gibberish entry. The Squeezeit! is a classic example of a random purchase that turned out […]

Random Motorcycling Tip #16: Avoid Being Rear-Ended

Random Motorcycling Tip #16: Avoid Being Rear-Ended

One of the most feared motorcycle vs car accidents is being rear-ended at a stop. I am not sure how often this actually happens, but every time I read about an incident like this or see pictures it makes my gut turn. The scenario goes something like this: A motorcyclist is stopped at a sign […]

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Thermos Stainless King 16oz Coffee Travel Mug Review

Thermos Stainless King 16oz Coffee Travel Mug Review

The King lives up to its name — and the marketing hype — by keeping hot liquids hot for almost five hours. Plus it’s built like a brick shithouse.

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Random Motorcycling Tip #15: Beware the Beautiful Days

Random Motorcycling Tip #15: Beware the Beautiful Days

Ah … motorcycling on beautiful days. The sun is shining, the temperature is warm but not too hot, and the skies are clear. It reminds me of a quote from Conan the Barbarian, when the Khan asks his warriors what is best in life: The open steppe, fleet horse, falcons at your wrist, and the […]

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Rubbermaid 1H42 Pan Organizer Review

Rubbermaid 1H42 Pan Organizer Review

True confessions, Gibberish-style: I love organizational gadgets. I like containers, drawer spacers, crazy ass universal knife blocks, can racks, magnetic spice holder doo-dads and stackable bins. I love all that stuff. So it wasn’t much of a surprise to me that I really liked the idea of the Rubbermaid 1H42 pan organizer. What was a […]

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Harbor Freight vs Meritline.com Key Chain LED Flashlight Shootout

Harbor Freight vs Meritline.com Key Chain LED Flashlight Shootout

I review two LED flashlight key chains, one from Harbor Freight Tools and one from Meritline.com

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Bunn NHBX-B Electric Drip Coffee Maker Review

Bunn NHBX-B Electric Drip Coffee Maker Review

The Bunn NHBX drip coffee maker is a great, no-frills machine that makes a very good, hot pot of coffee at the right temperature.

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