Things to do for May 11, 2016

The Weekender

New Grilling Technology, Impossible Workouts and a Beautiful NOLA Rooftop

A Good Day to Weekend Hard

Beach Reads. Just, Actually Good.
TO BEACH THEIR OWN

Beach Reads. Just, Actually Good.

We’re firm believers that the beach read doesn’t have to be a form of mindless entertainment. So much so, in fact, that we went ahead and redefined the genre. So here’s our list of beach reads: meaning, more-than-decent summer-related literature, best enjoyed on your stretch of sand of choice.

A Far Superior Grilling-Things Stick
ROAST DEFINITELY

A Far Superior Grilling-Things Stick

Then: You grabbed the nearest stray twig and speared your food before thrusting it over the flames.
Now: You utilize your new stainless steel roasting stick with attachments specifically engineered for roasting marshmallows, hot dogs and burgers over an open fire.

Just the advancement in fire-related technology you’ve been waiting for.

These Are the Toughest Workouts on Earth
TOUGH TIMES

These Are the Toughest Workouts on Earth

Let’s see, there’s the 143-mile race through the Peruvian jungle. The 14-day US Navy SEAL–led training session. The Antarctic Ice Marathon. The scrolling-through-the-Toughest-Workouts-on-Earth from the comfort of anywhere-other-than-those-places.

The Finest Trio of Sales You Ever Did See
GET LOW

The Finest Trio of Sales You Ever Did See

Carson Street: The sad news: Carson Street will be no longer. The not-sad news: everything’s half off right now.
Pendleton: Shirts and sweaters and other nicely patterned things are up to 30% off.
Italist: Also got the memo: up to 30% off Comme des Garçons, Moncler, Fendi...

James Blake, Deadpool and One Writer’s Song of the Summer
THE UD FIVE

James Blake, Deadpool and One Writer’s Song of the Summer

And now it’s time for the UD Five, where we point a knowing finger at the things you should be watching, reading and listening to this weekend. This week, we’re getting into the new James Blake album, declaring our personal songs of summer and giving Deadpool a second chance. Don’t let us down, Reynolds...

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