If you’ve ever seen the New Zealand All Blacks rugby team play a match, you know what a Haka is: an incredibly manly-looking traditional Maori not-quite-dance, not-quite-chant that is used to communicate emotion. There are hakas used before battle, or to honor fallen comrades.
College and pro football is nearly ready to roll, and the only thing we like more than every weekend being a football-filled long weekend (Monday is the new Sunday) is that advertising firms start firing on all eight cylinders after the long, slow summer months.
There’s a lot of hoopla over the Curiosity rover successfully landing on Mars. Rightfully so: sending a probe 300 million miles and then having it land itself using a combination of parachutes, heat shields, and rocket cranes that would make Rube Goldberg slap […]
We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again: we’re huge fans of our armed forces. The men and women of the United States Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, and Coast Guard are our heroes. That’s why we started shipping to APOs and FPOs […]
The Olympics are finally over.
It’s amazing how fast the two weeks of Olympic Craziness go by. And while we’ll miss watching these titans of their sports compete, miss Bob Costas’ soothing voice as he delivers the after-action reports, and miss pretending to have some […]
Watching the Olympics these last two weeks frequently leave us in awe of what the human body can do. Watching Usain Bolt break record after record is incredible, but fortunately, this post is not about him. In the midst of the world’s greatest athletes setting […]
Many people use their Man Crates as time capsules, to store tools, socks & video games, or as packaging for future gifts. There’s no higher calling for a crate than being put out to pasture through purposeful recycling. However in other […]