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Replace Facebook Ads With Vintage Ones From the 1980s 

image credit: Social AdsI’m as tired of looking at bad ads from Facebook as you are. But instead of running a standard ad blocker, I’m replacing the ads with something more interesting. Specifically, vintage ads from the ‘80s. Radical.Social Ads, Vintage Edition is a Google Chrome extension that replaces Facebook’s stable of ads with nostalgia-inducing...

Wed Jul 5, 2017 22:14
Get Your Kid's Ears Pierced at a Tattoo Shop Because They Know What They're Doing

Photo: Body Electric Tattoo/InstagramI got my ears pierced when I was 10. My aunt took me to Claire’s at the mall, where I browsed a display of birthstone earrings, picked out a sparkly crystal pair, and then sat in a chair and hugged the giant comfort bear as a young employee aimed at my lobes with a piercing gun. Thirty seconds later, I had pierced...

Wed Jul 5, 2017 21:44
Obnoxious Chipotle Order Reminds Us to Be Nice to Service Workers

Photo by Josh WilliamsThe most-hated non-politician on Twitter this weekend was designer Josh Williams, who showed off his Chipotle ordering hack (make the employees package each ingredient separately) and asked “Am I weird? Or brilliant?” Twitter mostly chose Option C: Josh is an asshole. Josh’s tweet went the bad kind of viral, through critical quote-tweets...

Wed Jul 5, 2017 21:14
July’s Money Challenge: Save Your Spare Change

It’s summertime, it’s hot, and I’m pretty sure that means the holidays are the last thing on your mind. However, now is the time to start saving up for all your inevitable holiday spending, and this month’s challenge encourages you to do just that. Let’s keep our change.We’ve hit you with some tough challenges this year, from negotiating to saving for...

Wed Jul 5, 2017 21:14
The Chanctonbury Ring Hike Bag

Image credit: Nat Wagstaff/FlickrWhen you’re out in the wilderness, it helps to stay prepared. That means more than putting on some hiking boots and bringing a snack to eat. It means packing a bag that’ll get you through with minimal waste and maximum effectiveness. To prep for a day-long hike to the Chanctonbury Ring hill fort, Nat Wagstaff showed...

Wed Jul 5, 2017 19:44
TCL's New Roku 4K TV Is Very Good and Beautifully Cheap

All photos: Adam Clark EstesThe TCL P-Series sounds too good to be true. At almost half the price of similarly outfitted sets, these Roku-powered 4K TVs feature high-end features like full-array local dimming, high dynamic range (HDR), and Dolby Vision. All that, and a 55-inch model will only set you back $650. So is it really too good to be true? A...

Wed Jul 5, 2017 19:44

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