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Merrick New England Boil Wet Cat Food

Kitty loves it even though it stinks to High Heaven!

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Even as I write this, Kitty is sitting on my lap. She needs a little daddy time these days, what with the cranky rescue dog who keeps her hiding up the spiral staircase when hes around. Since hes behind a closed door at night, Kitty is even more nocturnal than usual.Read more

Apricorn SATA Wire 3.0 Notebook Drive Upgrade Kit

Upgrading that hard drive? This is the wire you need.

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The first step to installing a solid-state drive in your computer is to clone the existing hard drive. If you dont do that, you end up with a computer that has no operating system and no software nothing but a glorified thumb drive.Read more

Samsung 840 EVO 500-GB Solid-State Hard Drive

Installing a Solid-State Drive could make your computer feel like new again

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Is that laptop running slower than youd like? Does it so long to boot up that you never turn it off? Have all those media files youve downloaded taken up the available space? If you can answer yes to all those questions, you might be a candidate for a solid-state drive like the Samsung 840 EVO .Read more

Craftsman 6-Inch 3/8-Inch Drive Extension

Protect your knuckles with a six-inch extension bar

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A socket wrench looks like a simple tool, but in its the heart of a marvelous system. The basic set is a collection of perhaps ten sockets plus a ratchet handle, but its almost infinitely expandable by adding more socket sizes (and types), other handles, adapters, and extensions.Read more

Maglite Mini Flashlight Lantern

Don't waste cash on cheap plastic: get a Mini Maglite

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At last count there were several Maglites at my hous, including a big ol model that uses three D cells and a couple of the 2-D cell models; but my favorite might be a Mini Maglite that the one that lives in the trucks glove compartment, the one by the front door, the one in the camping gear...Read more

Park Tool TL-1 Tire Lever

They're OK for MTB, but road cyclists need more finesse

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If youre a smart cyclist, you never leave home without what you need to fix a flat tire. Nothing says I was unprepared! more than a guy walking his bike along the trail with a flat. That means you carry a patch kit, a pump, a spare tube and tire levers.Read more

Johnson & Johnson Reach Clean Burst Waxed Dental Floss

It’s rough and sticky like floss should be, though it tends to shred

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A recent survey says that less than half of Americans use dental floss every day, and about a tenth admit that they never floss at all. Take it from someone who only has half his natural teeth, poor oral care is not a good policy! Good oral care includes regular flossing.Read more

Chicago Metallic Non-Stick Muffin Top Pan

Around my house, Muffin Tops are a good thing

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Next time youre at the local coffee shop, watch the person at the next table eating that gigantic bran muffin. They dont cut it in half with a knife like a roll, they dont take a big bite like a cupcake: unless I miss my guess, the muffin-eater will break pieces off the top and eat the crispy bits…Read more

Magic Hat #9 Pale Ale

A quite drinkable pale ale: Magic Hat #9

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Have you noticed lately that beer drinkers are starting to look as snooty as wine drinkers? Sure you have! I blame all those people who watch the Food Channel endlessly, because it lets them pretend to have good taste just because they can spout nonsensical observations they heard on the boob tube…Read more

OXO Good Grips Angled 1/4-Cup Mini Measuring Cup

No Need to Bend Over to Read this Measuring Cup

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I once read about a celebrity chef who claimed that his kitchen contained minimal gadgetry, but I figured he was lying through his teeth. After all, every foodie in America picks up kitchen gadgets like they were going out of style these days, why  wouldnt he?Read more