Things to do for May 05, 2011

The Weekender

Beer, Facebook and Those Photos...

The weekend is breaking out its seersucker underwear.

Up to 80% Off Spring Gear
BIRDLAND

Up to 80% Off Spring Gear

It’s officially the season for short sleeves, linen ties and blue suede shoes—but in the unlikely event you’re missing one of those, the Seattle menswear shop is clearing house, with over 300 such items on the block. The only thing missing is sunscreen.

Re: Your Next Photographic Masterpiece
INSTANT PHOTO

Re: Your Next Photographic Masterpiece

Your Instagram snaps are works of art—particularly the ones involving body paint (you’re a fan of mixed media). This site will print them and send them to you, either as a mini booklet or a three-foot scroll of your finest compositions. To save time, maybe ship directly to the Smithsonian.

The Only Bike Rack You Need
BOTTLE IT

The Only Bike Rack You Need

Wherever you’re headed, you’ll probably be bringing a bottle of wine. (Hey, you never know.) And if you’re traveling by bike—or sending a bike courier in your stead—these leather straps will keep your bottle firmly attached. Luckily, your chain doubles as a corkscrew.

Beer, Now with Stats
ANOTHER ROUND

Beer, Now with Stats

You’re a competitor. For example, you take your World’s Best Boss coffee mug seriously. For another example, you’re launching a beer-drinking fantasy league. This app helps you track key stats: the volume, variety and cost of your monthly suds consumption. Actually, maybe you don’t want to know that last part.

Hey, Your Friend’s in Town
ON THE MOVE

Hey, Your Friend’s in Town

Look. You’re busy. We understand. (Perfectly crafted mint juleps don’t make themselves.) So it’s possible you missed your college buddy’s crucial Facebook update—“I'm in town.” Next time, this FB app will alert you when someone in your circle passes through town. You’re on your own for the welcoming party...

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