Winston Smith's 1979 Alternative Tentacles record label logo is one of my favorites. I bought an Alternative Tentacles T-shirt in the early 1980s and wore it until it fell apart in 2011 (my 16-year-old daughter now wears it every day as her homework shirt).
Alternative Tentacles sells several items with the logo, including this new $20 tote, and a cool blue-on-red T-shirt.
Back in 1989, you could purchase these fine garments at JCPenney inside their incredible Pee-wee Herman Store .
“Slick plastic panels bare your knees for a futuristic feel in tapered and cropped high-waist jeans.” The only person I can imagine wearing these is Alex’s mum in A Clockwork Orange.
Miami-based artist Topher Cody makes T-shirts stenciled with bleach like these cool Overwatch designs.
Yes, yes there is. The ultraportable Twisty Glass Mini boasts all of the simplicity of its forebear, while fitting just a little bit better in your pocket.The Mini is perfect for casual smokers, and anyone who doesn’t have the patience or fine motor skill for rolling papers. This piece keeps the convenient design of its older […]
Learning to code is a perfect way to grow your technical sophistication, and open up a host of new career options. But since most “learn to code” initiatives focus heavily on web development, it can be tough to find good resources for general-purpose computer science outside of a 4-year degree program. To get a broad […]
While many newer smartphones boast decent water resistance, most of us are still stuck with the kind of handsets that need to spend the night in a bowl of rice when they get wet. If you want to enjoy your favorite podcasts in the shower but are holding out for your next phone upgrade, this […]