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2018 marks the 10th year anniversary of Sir Edmund Hillary’s passing and we celebrate his amazing feat in ascending Mount Everest almost 65 years ago, reaching the summit of the highest mountain in the world along with Tenzing Norgay. A fact that not many people might know is that Sir Edmund also reached both the […]

Sir Winston Churchill is the British Politician and war hero best known for leading the British involvement in the Allied war effort, resulting in victory over Nazi Germany in 1945. Widely considered one of 20th century’s most significant figures, he played an important role in defending liberal democracy from the spread of fascism. Sir Winston […]

We are big fans of Sesame Street having “literally” (pun intended) been raised by the Children’s Television Workshop and growing up singing along to “Can you tell me how to get to Sesame Street?”. Our favorite characters are from Sesame Street’s most long-standing comic duos, Bert and Ernie. Bert is often seen as the grumpy […]

One of the most anticipated sneaker releases of 2018 (and some say the shoe of the year), the Nike Air Max 1/97 was designed by Sean Wotherspoon. Best described as a vintage collector and Nike aficionado, Sean was one of the co-owners of Round Two, a Buy-Sell-Trade store for rare, hype and vintage goods that […]

Originally rejected for World War II military recruitment due to various health and physical problems, Steve Rogers is later recruited as part of a “super soldier” project that transforms him into a nearly perfect human being with peak strength, agility, stamina and intelligence. In all the Marvel movies, Steve has had to deal with various […]

Widely considered one of the most complete players in professional basketball, Kobe retired in 2016 after playing 20 seasons with the Los Angeles Lakers and leading them to 5 championships. He was also the first player in the NBA to have both his jersey numbers (He swapped from 8 to 24 mid-way in his career) […]

The protégé of Comme des Garcons founder Rei Kawakubo, Junya Watanabe started his own label under CDG in 1992. Well known for his patchwork jeans, worn by fashion people far and wide, Watanabe has created garments that have shifted the way people think about clothing, not just fashion.  Like his mentor, Junya is renowned for […]

Back to Future is widely considered one of the best films of all time and features an unforgettable opening sequence, the use of classic tracks (“The Power of Love” and “Johnny B. Goode“), boasting the coolest movie car ever in the DeLorean and who could forget one of the all time great closing lines (“Roads? […]

Our love for 80s cartoons (which we would argue is the best era of cartoons) knows no bounds. One of our favorite series is  G.I. Joe. Commissioned by Hasbro to help sell more toys, the G.I Joe: A Real American Hero series was created by Marvel Productions about a group of highly trained U.S special […]