For Issue 02, we flew down to Cuba to do some long-awaited exploring, gathering all of the cigars and rum the island has to offer. We then returned stateside and dug up even more. In Southern California, we visited the garage-oasis of Mercedes Motoring and obsessed over their immaculate collection of classic Benzes. We wrapped things up with edited guides full of machetes, submarines, golf equipment, sneakers, watches, and skateboards, among other gear.
While this belt won't make it past airport security, it very well might make you feel like Batman the next time someone asks for a light. The Belt Lighter ($26) features a buckle that holds a removable lighter, letting you keep some fire with you at all times. [Thanks, Ted!]
Sure, having DJ turntables or pin-up girls on your cufflinks is cool, but if you want something a little more functional, check these out. The fully-working thermometer cufflinks by Tateossian London ($165) let you know the temperature at a glance without consulting the Weather Channel. They've got a black face and sport a shiny silver finish, with one cufflink in Celsius and the other in Fahrenheit.