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Tilt | Hancock Center Chicago

Chicagoīs latest heart racing attraction just opened at more than a thousand feet in the air of the John Hancock Center. Tilt is an eight person glass enclosure that tilts visitors forward for a unique perspective of the citys The Magnificent Mile. Visitors to Chicago will now be able to experience unsurpassable views whilst the platform slowly moves outward to an adventurous angle above the Windy City. Thatīs if you can stomach it. watch the video of Tilt in action.
via: Red Eye Chicago, Chicago Tribune

If you enjoy heights, check out the Ledge (also in Chicago) and the amazing Edge Walk at the CN Tower, Toronto.




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KEBO | THE ONE-HANDED BOTTLE OPENER | Image

KEBO | THE ONE-HANDED BOTTLE OPENER

Another great, simple, functional invention. Kebo is a one handed bottle opener with a unique design. Kebo opens beer or soda bottles with just one hand, perfect for anyone opening a beer when  holding a cigarette or a hamburger. Itīs vintage design was inspired by the Theodore Low bottle opener from the 1930s, but with a more functional and classic styling. Kebo is a great gift idea and comes in its own keepsake tin....
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MADDIE ON THINGS

"Maddie on things" first caught the publicīs attention on the popular blog with the same name. The blog is about the famous internet coonhound that stands on things. Maddie is a sweet-tempered coonhound owned by photographer Theron Humphrey, during a a year-long cross-country road trip together, Theron took photos of Maddie doing what she does best: standing on things with amazing balance, grace and patience. Maddie happily stands on everything from bicycles, horses...
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WINESTEIN DOUBLE-WALLED GLASS MUG | Image

WINESTEIN DOUBLE-WALLED GLASS MUG

Another fun product by Fred & Friends, the Winestein is a wine glass in a mug! In a mix of elegant and manly, it features a wine stem on the inside, and a beer stein on the outside. The inevitable question arises, is it a beer-lovers wine glass, or a wine-lovers beer glass? You can also get it in Europe here Other cool Fred & Friends Products: ...
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