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At first look at the Marina collection from Collinsville Watch Company.

We have had the good fortune to tryout some great watches from the little watch company from Connecticut known as the Collinsville Watch company. After months of putting their signature chronograph and Bridge street collections through their paces, we have come away very impressed with the quality and craftsmanship of the company. Hot off the… Continue reading At first look at the Marina collection from Collinsville Watch Company.

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Grooming Short Takes Ft. Harry’s and Cantu (@harrys & @cantubeauty)

It doesn't take many words to tell someone if you like something nor does it take many words to express your absolute dislike for something either. Recently I had the opportunity to try out various grooming products from Harry's and Cantu. As you can see below, it doesn't take a 5000 word essay to express… Continue reading Grooming Short Takes Ft. Harry’s and Cantu (@harrys & @cantubeauty)

Culture

Harry’s Anime Picks: The Shutdown Edition

Pop Culture Uncovered

If you are a government worker, the next few days (we hope it’s not longer??) will suck because some of you will be stuck at home waiting for word to go back. Also if you aren’t an NFL fan, you may be looking for stuff to watch until the Super Series…or is it the World Bowl** is done and dusted.

I got a few recommendations but before I get started, let’s clear a few things up!

  • I want to thank everyone who chimed in with a few of their own suggestions last week. I will do my best to try and watch a few of your pick and even give shout outs when I do so keep up with the responses!
  • I can’t promise that you guys will get these weekly because, ya know…ADULTING!
  • While I will do my best to recommend some of the newest anime out there, there…

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Star Wars The Last Jedi Review – Spoiler Free

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The cast and crew of “The Last Jedi” deserve to be congratulated, they do something that hasn’t happened since “The Empire Strikes Back.”They made a movie that’s almost as rewarding, soul uplifting, and unique as the original Star Wars. I walked into the film expecting a “Empire Strikes Back” retread. Instead I was given a film that adds to the Star Wars universe, was thoughtful and touched on issues of war profiteering, economic inequality, and the treatment of animals, while never failing to visually dazzle through the whole film. This year has had some amazing films but “The Last Jedi” clearly stands above them all.

Rian Johnson as the director of “The Last Jedi” proves to be the equal of Irvin Kershner (director of Empire). Empire set the standard for a generation of what fans expect from the second film…

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The Sartorial Geek: It’s Ugly Christmas Sweater Season

Now that Thanksgiving is over we are now in the close-fisted grip the Christmas season. The sights and sounds of the season are everywhere you turn. The halls are filled with the sights and sounds of jingling bells, Ho Ho Hos, fat men in bright red suits, and Christmas tree vendors up and down every… Continue reading The Sartorial Geek: It’s Ugly Christmas Sweater Season