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Schweddy's They'll Sweat
Fact: shorts make far more sense as workout gear than sweatpants. Those heavy cotton sheaths for your legs have a place, and that place is buried ass-deep in a poofy couch cushion, dusted lightly with Cheetos residue. But new materials, improved elastic, zipper, button and drawstring placement, deeper and more various pockets, modern cuts, and a general aesthetic that doesn’t beg the question “Dad, can you lend me some money?” are pushing some of our favorite sweatpants to the next level of style and utility. Here are our favorites.
Motorola Sliver II Bluetooth Headset One objection to Bluetooth headsets is that people like to walk around quiet areas and carry on private conversations at terrifying volumes. The other complaint is that they’re ugly as all hell. The Sliver II, a minimalist over-the-ear headset, solves the latter with a tasteful Sci-fi aesthetic. It’ll provide five…