New, Cool Cult Movie-Inspired Art from Gallery1988

The wild and wonderful pop culture-obsessed curators of Gallery1988 create awesome exhibitions all year long, but year after year, the most popular is “Crazy4Cult,” the multi-artist celebration of cult movies and TV. (It’s so huge, they’ve even spun it off into a series of books.) And this year’s version is a beaut, with tributes to […]

50 cool last-minute stocking stuffers you can get on Amazon for under $20

Samantha Lee / Business Insider The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Unless you won the lottery or lost a bet, not everyone in your life is expecting a brand new car from you for the holidays. And […]

15 cool and unique tech gifts for kids that are also educational

Samantha Lee / Business Insider The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Technology-themed toys are a great way for kids to enjoy themselves while also honing skills that will be useful in the job market of their […]

Cool Stuff: Grab NECA’s New Michael Myers Figure from ‘Halloween’ 2018, You Know, For Christmas

It’s not exactly in the spirit of Christmas to get excited about an action figure of one of the most notorious slashers from the big screen. But this new action figure of Michael Myers from the recent Halloween revival directed by David Gordon Green is just too perfect not to highlight as a potential Christmas […]

Cool Stuff: Gallery 1988’s ‘Lost Days’ Art Show Honors ‘Wayne’s World’, ‘Dumb & Dumber’, & More

Gallery 1988 debuted a new art show over the weekend featuring works from Jeff Boyes and Dan Mumford, each of them honoring some beloved films from decades past. Jeff Boyes focuses on films like Wayne’s World, Gleaming the Cube, and Dumb & Dumber. Meanwhile, Dan Mumford tackled the likes of The Crow, Terminator and First […]

Cool Stuff: ‘Empire Strikes Back’ Crew Jacket Will Keep You Warm, Doesn’t Smell Bad on the Outside

Among hardcore Star Wars fans, there is one coveted item from the production of the original trilogy that is a rare artifact. No, we’re not talking about any props from the set, even though those are highly sought after items. Instead, we’re talking about a winter jacket given to crew members who worked on the […]

Start-Ups Aren’t Cool Anymore

At happy hours and class breaks, at the part-time MBA program I attend through the University of Texas at Austin, the conversation often drifts toward new business ideas. A mobile app to schedule text messages in the future. (Use case: Compose your best friend’s happy birthday text the day before.) A social network that doesn’t […]

Drool Over These Cool TV Props, Up for Auction This Weekend

Holiday shopping season is upon us, and we suggested some good gift ideas earlier this week. But if you really wanna go that extra mile — or maybe treat yo self to something especially special — then you might want to log on to Prop Store tomorrow morning at 10am PST. The Valencia, California-based memorabilia […]