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Watch Branding
by Freddy Tran Nager, Founder of Atomic Tango + Guy Who Likes Watches And Brands… Knowing I love watches, Amazon recently recommended an Italian brand I’d never heard of: Brismassi Esetti. At least it sounds Italian. And at first glance, it looked pretty sharp: a clean design, only 8mm thick, with an Italian leather band and a Japanese movement. Yet at only $45.88, the low price waved a red flag — why so cheap?Read More
Assembling An IKEA Chair
By Freddy J. Nager, Founder Of Atomic Tango + Man Who Has Cursed At Furniture; featured photo by Dionysage… Two words that might strike fear into your heart: “ASSEMBLY REQUIRED” Or how about the four-letter word that will make you utter other four-letter words: “IKEA”Read More
Swing-A-Way can opener
by Freddy Tran Nager, Founder of Atomic Tango + Guy Who Cares How Stuff Is Made… After nearly a decade of service, my Swing-A-Way manual can opener finally bit it. It was cheap yet solid and totally energy efficient (electric can openers are for wimps). As an added bonus, it was made in America (“USA! USA! USA!”). And that’s a rare feature these days — even rarer than ever, as I discovered… As I grabbed a new Swing-A-Way at my local Bed, Bath & Beyond (that’s the name of aRead More