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Chopsticks Are Underrated

Chopsticks Are Underrated

Unless you are some sort of hyper-organised Kondo type, it is likely your kitchen has a “junk drawer” and, among the tomato sauce packets, that there are a few pairs of chopsticks in there. It’s time to fish them out, friends, for chopsticks are an infinitely useful kitchen tool that…

Pump Up Your Bike Tires With CO2 Cartridges

Pump Up Your Bike Tires With CO2 Cartridges

This is one of those things you might not know if you don’t frequent bike shops (I didn’t) but apparently those tiny emergency hand pumps are not the only way to pump up your bike tires if you get a flat on the road. CO2 cartridge bike pumps are a…

How To Use A Slide Rule

How To Use A Slide Rule

I’ve always felt a little left out of the traditional nerd stereotypes. I don’t wear glasses, my lady clothes have no real pockets so I can’t use a pocket protector, and I was born well after the reign of the slide rule. But I’m trying to learn.