Episode 1160

Samsung SyncMaster 172MP LCD Monitor Link: CNet Reviews Dick’s Gadget Warehouse   Dick got the Samsung SyncMaster 172MP in 2003 which he is going to retire, but not before he gets one more use out of it, for Warehouse Friday.  It has a 17-in 4:3 1280 x 1024 pixels LCD screen, a built-in TV tuner, …

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Episode 1130

Land By The Inch Collectable Land Link: Dick’s Write-Up Dick’s Gadget Warehouse   Back in 1992, you could own an inch of land and carry it with you around.  Buy 180,000 of Inch By The Land from Andy Concepts and you would actually own a lot.  You could pick the location of the land, such …

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Episode 1120

Orbitz Drinks Ballsy Beverage Link: Wikipedia Dick’s Gadget Warehouse   In April 1997, Clearly Canadian launched the Orbitz non-carbonated drink, a beverage with “gel spheres”, balls that remained suspended in the drink.  Flavours included raspberry citrus, blueberry melon strawberry, pineapple banana coconut, and vanilla orange.  What an extraordinary idea!  It reminds Leo of bubble tea …

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Episode 896

First Alert FX-1 Multi-Colour LED Flashlight LED Flashlight Link: Amazon   Dick tried hard to resist buying another LED flashlight, but after 3 emails about it, and a further price reduction, Dick succumbed to the temptation.  The First Alert FX-1 Multi-Colour LED Flashlight uses ordinary batteries to power its LEDs which have 10 different colours.  …

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