Best of October

October 31, 2013 9:00 am

What you’re looking at here is a JetSurf. The designers — a pair of talented chaps from Slovenia, where big swells are about as common as a sober LiLo — pitch it as a motorized surfboard. Read on.

Dirty Laundry
AFI is coming up, and you can reserve tickets today. And to boot, a new bar from the No Vacancy boys just opened. It’s called Dirty Laundry, and it’s under Hollywood Blvd. Go ahead and plan for this night now. Read on.

California Survival Training
Our nation’s parks are open once again. Before you decamp into the purple mountains’ majesty, get prepped with California Survival Training, just now taking reservations for its new Mt. McKinley Survival Course. Read on.

Seven Points
So you want a shop that is rugged. Understated. Handsome. True. Then introduce yourself to the kindly gentledudes at Seven Points, now open in Downtown. Read on.

Bike Build Off
Deus Ex Machina, you may be aware, is the gold standard for the hip minimalist. For the Bike Build Off, the rules are simple: spend the least amount of money to build the most original bike. Read on.

And from our Men Who Get Shit Done department:

Man of the Month
Frustrated journalist from Detroit walks into a bar in Africa. Meets a kid in a heavy metal band. Decides to make a movie about the kid and orphans who play heavy metal. Meet Jeremy Xido, InsideHook’s Man of the Month for October. Read on.

Where to Take Her
Because every man needs a plan, and some of us need that plan with pretty pictures, we present Where to Take Her: a series that answers a gentleman’s most pressing lifestyle questions. Like fall getaways. Read on.

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