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Straight Flush

Straight Flush is a new book that tells the incredible story of six college friends that built the Billion-Dollar Absolute Poker empire, and saw it all come crashing down. The book is written by Ben Mezrich, author of previous successes "The Accidental Billionaires"(movie- "The Social Network") and "Bringing Down the House"(movie "21"), and describes the true tale of a group of frat brothers that turned a basement poker game into an online empire that was making a million-dollars-a-day. Living in the exotic jungle paradise of Costa Rica the friends were embracing an outrageous lifestyle of sex, drugs, and money, but one day it all went downhill when the U.S. law changed, and the Feds were on to them…
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FLOATING SAUNA HOUSEBOAT

If you are heading over to Finland on vacations and are looking for a unique place to spend a few adventurous days, check out the Saunalautta, a floating sauna houseboat that is now available for rent. Built out of recycled wood, the raft features a bedroom with four bunks, and a hot steamy sauna on the lower level, on the top level you´ll find a rooftop observation deck, a barbecue, and hammocks, making it the perfect place to unwind on the water with friends. A sm...
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MONOWALKER HIKING TRAILER

If you are a serious hiker and are fed up of the strain on your back and shoulders from carrying a heavy backpak, this could be a good solution, the Monowalker puts all the weight on the back wheel making your hike much more relaxing. Another great feature is the hipbelt, allowing you to walk hands free. If tou are going downhill you can pull the disk brake on the trailer making it an easier descent....
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THE ART OF THE BRICK

If like us, you have a fascination for amazing lego sculptures, you should definitely check out this new book by the most famous LEGO artist in the world - Nathan Sawaya. The renowned New York-based artist creates awe-inspiring works of art focusing exclusively on LEGO as an art medium. The Art of the Brick: A Life in LEGO is a 248-page hardcover book that showcases the artist’s greatest creations, constructed from countless individual LEGO pieces, and behind-the-sc...
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