Things to do for September 28, 2016

Everyone Likes Perfect Jeans, Epic Breakfasts and Weird Sci-Fi from a Nolan

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By Ilana Dadras

Maybe one day, Leslie Jones will live-tweet the weekend.

One Giant Step for Jeans-Kind
SHRINK ABOUT IT

One Giant Step for Jeans-Kind

For those who’ve grown weary of raw denim. For those who are tired of waiting for their New Standards to reach that just-right level of worn-in. For those who just want a pair of jeans that look like you’ve had them forever, but don’t want to have to have them forever... Behold the glory of these 501 Shrink-to-Fit Levi’s.

This Is a Book About Nachos. It Comes with a Cheese Grater.
CHEESE IS EXTRA

This Is a Book About Nachos. It Comes with a Cheese Grater.

Books aren’t just books now. Nope. You order books with corresponding accompaniments: like a tome dedicated to nachos (plus a cheese grater), a book on brewing coffee (plus a pour-over press) and a guide to entertaining (plus some walnut serving platters, a carafe and a wine key). So you can read, and then do the things you read about, you see.

Your Next Hangover Stands No Chance Before Pancake Lasagna
STACKS ON STACKS

Your Next Hangover Stands No Chance Before Pancake Lasagna

There exists an LA chef who concocted pancake lasagna to cure our hangovers. It consists of layers of pancakes, bacon, sausage, eggs and cheese, with maple béchamel in between. Not all heroes wear capes. Some wear aprons, and have an affinity for breakfast foods.

Think You Can Handle a 1,200-Mile Bike Trip?
TRAILING OFF

Think You Can Handle a 1,200-Mile Bike Trip?

Granted, you’ll be on a mountain bike, speeding from Chile to Patagonia, through lava fields and bamboo forests, stopping occasionally to soak in hot springs and sample Chilean wines. You got this.

Ilana Dadras cannot discern between situations in which sarcasm is and is not appropriate. Her favorite things include mezcal cocktails, Big Sur and writing about herself in the third person.

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