Walrus Man [Comic]

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IT EXISTS: A TIE Fighter Universal Smartphone Car Mount

The TIE Fighter Universal Mobile Car Grip from Merchoid:

Inspired by the galaxy’s most iconic short-range assault craft, this officially licensed phone holder cradles your phone securely whilst looking awesome!

• Officially licensed Star Wars merchandise
• Universal mobile fit up to 8 cm wide
• Safe Sat-Nav whilst driving
• Installs in seconds
• Fits most vehicles & 90 degrees viewing rotation

[Star Wars: TIE Fighter Universal Mobile Car Grip – $18.99 + Free US Shipping]

Deadpool 2 Says Thank You with Gilmore Girls Style Trailer [Video]

I haven’t seen the movie yet, but I’m going this weekend! If you’re like me and have yet to go, enjoy this Golden Girls style trailer!

[20th Century Fox]

Fusion! [Comic]

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New “Pooh” Trailer Will Make You Cry Happy Tears of Joy [Video]

What a wonderful trailer! This has the be the most adorable thing I’ve watched all year!

Christopher Robin will hit the big screen on August 3, 2018.

[FilmSelect Trailer]

Play-Doh Smell Is Trademarked

Credit: Larry D. Moore CC BY-SA 3.0

Hasbro has successfully trademarked the smell of Play-Doh. It says there’s no plans to use the trademark for legal action.

The trademark is in the sensory mark category, which is far less widely used than visual marks such as logos. That’s partly because applicants have to describe the flavor, scent or texture in a way that’s specific enough to be protectable but not so detailed that it could make it easier to reproduce for people who ignore the trademark.

Another drawback is that because it’s a trademark, whatever’s being protected can’t be a functional part of the product. That’s why attempts to trademark distinctive flavors of drinks have usually failed and why it’s difficult to trademark a cologne or perfume’s scent (which is the core purpose of the product.)

The Play-Doh trademark covers a “sweet, slightly musky, vanilla fragrance, with slight overtones of cherry, combined with the smell of a salted, wheat-based dough.” It’s now one of only a dozen or so trademarked scents, with MentalFloss noting that others including strawberry scented toothbrush, some engine lubricants which are made to smell pleasant, a pina colada smell used on ukuleles, and a couple of scents used for atmosphere in retail stores.

Hasbro told Gizmodo that it has no current plans to use the trademark but that it allows for “a whole host of fun and creative opportunities in the future.” That could mean using the scent in other products as the trademark covers several broad product categories beyond just toys, though it likely wouldn’t protect a specific Play-Doh cologne.

Today’s Hottest Deals: Save BIG on Smart Car Charger with Locator, Gaming Chair, Dyson Air Multiplier, and MORE!

For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, here are a few great deals we stumbled on while browsing the web this morning:

Roav by Anker Car Charger with FM Transmitter and Bluetooth 4.2 Receiver, SmartCharge F2 with Car Locator, Dedicated App, 2 USB ports, PowerIQ, AUX Output, and USB Drive to Play MP3 Files$40.99 $19.99

Anker 40W/8A 5-Port USB Charger PowerPort 5, Multi-Port USB Charger for iPhone 6/6 Plus, iPad Air 2/Mini 3, Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 Edge and More$49.99 $17.19

Anker Quick Charge 2.0 36W Dual USB Car Charger, PowerDrive+ 2 for Galaxy S7 / S6 / Edge / Plus, Note 5 / 4 and PowerIQ for iPhone X/ 8/ 7 / 6s / Plus, iPad Pro / Air 2 / mini, LG, Nexus, HTC and More$59.99 $11.99

Essentials Racing Style Leather Gaming Chair$89.99 $68.84

Dyson Air Multiplier AM08 Pedestal Fan, White (Certified Refurbished)$249.00 $149.99

Chef’s Choice 15 Trizor XV EdgeSelect Professional Electric Knife Sharpener for Straight and Serrated Knives$210.00 $132.42

Behold the “Chewbelta”: A Chewbacca Bandolier Seatbelt Cover

It’s a seat belt cover! It looks like Chewbacca’s bandolier! It’s the Chewbelta! Featuring extra soft (and hopefully fake) wookiee fur and a velcro strap for easy installation. Measures 20″ x 4″.

[Chewbelta Chewbacca Seat Belt Cover]