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October linkfest

Cleo Levin wrote for Slate about “ridiculously surreal” made-for-Amazon brand names: “Here were a series of names that were not only unknown to me, but also quite perplexing: Artfish, Wishpig, Sweatyrocks, Demonlick, and Pukemark.”  * Ben Zimmer wrote for Beyond Wordplay about Washington’s new Planet Word Museum, which opened via virtual ribbon-cutting—with President Obama as a surprise guest—on October 22. * Have you ever wished there was a word for “words that elicit amusement due t...
Tags: Amazon, Music, UK, Medicine, Obama, Washington, Advertising, Journalism, Atlantic, Linguistics, Burma, Words, Herald, Contests, Wall Street Journal, Neologisms


Kindle for PC force updated to version 1.30.0--possible to revert to earlier version?

I started my Kindle for PC software last night, and without prompting or seeking my permission, it updated itself to version 1.30. (Windows 10) Has this happened to anyone else? Do you know if there is any way to undo it? This update still saves .azw files to my hard drive, but those files cannot be imported into Calibre, or rather, I can import them but Calibre cannot open them or read the metadata. I'm several editions behind in Calibre (version 3.0) and the plugins from Apprentice Alf (6.5...
Tags: Amazon, Books, Microsoft, Amazon Kindle, Apprentice Alf


New ‘Borat’ Film Opens with Blackface Content Warning from Amazon

Sacha Baron Cohen’s “Borat” sequel opens with a blackface content warning from its distributor, Amazon Studios. The mockumentary’s content warning points out the film’s depictions of “sexuality, drug use, foul language, nudity, blackface” — basically about what you’d expect from a “Borat” film. Less than five minutes into “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm,” Borat (Baron Cohen) makes […]
Tags: Amazon, News, Borat, Sacha Baron Cohen, Justin Trudeau, Amazon Studios, Baron Cohen, Borat Subsequent Moviefilm


Target to hold grand openings for six Southern California stores

Target will hold a grand opening Sunday, Oct. 25 for six new Southern California stores, bringing the retailer’s Southland total to 114 locations. One of the stores, on West Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles, is 150,000 square feet, but the rest are small-format locations that average around 30,000 square feet. They will collectively employ more than 600 workers. That will bump the Minneapolis-based retailer’s local workforce to nearly 21,000, and it will boost its nationwide store count to nearly...
Tags: Amazon, Business, News, Minneapolis, California, Los Angeles, Walmart, Sport, Economy, Soccer, Target, Cornell, Brian Cornell, Southern California, Southland, Mulligan


Listerine Cool Mint Antiseptic Mouthwash Freshburst Or Cool Mint 1 Liter Bottle From Just $2.91 Shipped From Amazon

Update : This is now also available in Fresh Burst Flavor for just $2.95-$3.45 after the $1.65 off clip coupon on the product page!
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Headsup: Lorne Greene, a Young Queen, and Halloween

“One of the longest running and most popular classic Western series, Bonanza follows wise patriarch Ben Cartwright (Lorne Greene, ‘Earthquake’) and his three sons, Adam (Pernell Roberts, ‘Trapper John, M.D.’), Hoss (Dan Blocker, ‘Cimarron City’) and Little Joe (Michael Landon, ‘Little House on the Prairie’). The Cartwright family runs and defends the Ponderosa, their thousand-square mile ranch above the shores of Lake Tahoe, while helping the surrounding community.” – from CBS Bonanza: The Eleve...
Tags: Amazon, Television, Russia, Stephen King, Earth, David Cronenberg, Catherine Zeta Jones, Lake Tahoe, Headsup, Chevrolet, Blu-ray, Dvd, Blu, Golden Globe, Cartwright, Prussia


How to buy the best patio heater

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon Patio heaters have been in short supply as folks attempt to set up their outdoor spaces for the fall and winter. While we haven't been able to get our hands on many patio heaters to test, we talked to three experts about what to consider when buying a patio heater.We recommend choosing a heater from a trusted brand that is independently certified by UL. Most people will get the best use out ...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Home, New York, Trends, Features, New Jersey, North America, Electric, Griffith, Dome, Sparky, Amerigas, Ul, Bonfiglio, ULC


Women’s Fashion Laptop/Diaper Travel Backpack For $19.93 From Amazon!

Please note: This is a sponsored post. Women’s Fashion Laptop/Diaper Travel Backpack For $19.93 From Amazon! Use code: BO8EEDML Nylon, fits up to 15.6” laptop Multi-Pockets, with USB port, special safe phone-pocket on the back, trolley sleeve Comfortable padded strap, breathable and adjustable, airflow back design with thick and soft padding With an anti-theft pocket on […]
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TaoTronics 1500W Ceramic Tower Oscillating Portable Space Heater For $59.99 Shipped From Amazon

Please note: This is a sponsored post. TaoTronics 1500W Ceramic Tower Oscillating Portable Space Heater For $59.99 Shipped From Amazon Use code: 25TTDEAL [Efficient Heating]: TaoTronics Space Heater quickly & evenly warm an entire room while maintaining a consistent temperature, heats up to 70°F in 3 seconds to quickly provide warmth for 300 Square feet […]
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Listerine Cool Mint Antiseptic Mouthwash Cool Mint 1 Liter Bottle For $2.97-$3.47 Shipped From Amazon

Listerine Cool Mint Antiseptic Mouthwash Cool Mint 1 Liter Bottle For $2.97-$3.47 Shipped From Amazon -Clip the $1.26 off coupon on the product page until you see a green check. This was selling for $5.37 yesterday and is now the lowest price ever from Amazon. 33.8 Fl ounce bottle of Listerine Cool Mint Antiseptic Mouthwash […]
Tags: Amazon, Deals, Shipped From Amazon Clip, Listerine Cool Mint Antiseptic Mouthwash Cool Mint


TaoTronics Cool Mist Ultrasonic 4L Humidifier For $34.99 Shipped From Amazon

Please note: This is a sponsored post. TaoTronics Cool Mist Ultrasonic 4L Humidifier For $34.99 Shipped From Amazon Use code: DANSDEAL045 [NIGHT LIGHT & SLEEP MODE]: Built-in nightlight with a warm, soothing 2700K glow is a relaxing addition to any room,ultrasonic humidifier runs at 26 db. You won’t feel noisy even when putting it on […]
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33 unique and interesting gifts you didn't know you could find on Amazon

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. A set of notepads for the list maker. Amazon Amazon has become the "everything store" — the site stocks just about any product you could think of. Because the site is so big, it can be hard to find unique gift ideas on your own. That's why we did it for you.Below, you'll find 33 unique, interesting products on Amazon that make great gifts, from handmade goods to funny ones you're unlikely to find an...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Gift Guide, Home Decor, Disney, Trends, Features, Gifts, United States, Paris, Moscow, Gift Guides, Puerto Rico, Bushwick, Tabasco


Extra $6 Off Coupon! Suave Hand Sanitizer Alcohol Based Kills 99.9% of Germs 10 oz, Pack of 6 {Amazon}

  Nice price today at Amazon. Super Price on Suave Hand Sanitizer Alcohol Based Kills 99.9% of Germs 10 oz, Pack of 6 when you clip the $6 Off coupon. Ships free with Prime or orders $25+ Description: Suave hand sanitizer kills 99.9% of germs (effective at eliminating over 99.9% of many common harmful germs and... Read More
Tags: Amazon, Deals, Online Deals, Amazon Super Price


Watch Unused ‘Borat 2’ Footage from Inside the White House and a Cop’s Body Camera

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm is available on Amazon Prime right now, and the movie is replete with plenty of outrageous interactions with unsuspecting members of the American public. With a movie like this, where countless hours of footage is shot, there are many scenes that hit the cutting room floor. It could be because certain scenes don’t play well with an audience, or maybe it just doesn’t fit into the story. Thankfully, some of that footage is making its way online. The official Twitter acc...
Tags: Amazon, Comedy, Movies, White House, New York City, United States, Sequels, Kazakhstan, Donald Trump, Borat, Sacha-Baron-Cohen, Rudy Giuliani, Video Clips, Donald Trump Jr, White House Trump, Scott Wampler


A Wife Reviews: Watching Her Husband Watch Borat Subsequent Moviefilm

My knowledge of American pop culture from summer 2006 to fall 2013 is hazy, at best. Those were the years I lived abroad in Tokyo, first as a broke college student and then an underpaid journalist. Illegally torrenting films while dodging Japan’s internet police was my main method of movie-watching, which meant I had…Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Japan, Science, Tokyo, Borat, Amazon Prime Video, Borat 2, Borat Subsequent Moviefilm, Im Wife


Educational Insights Big Money 3-D Magnetic Coins And Bills Set For $13.90 From Amazon

Educational Insights Big Money 3-D Magnetic Coins And Bills Set For $13.90 From Amazon This was selling for $24.99 yesterday and is now the lowest price ever from Amazon. Also on sale Educational Insights Hot Dots Jr. Let’s Master Kindergarten Math Set, Homeschool & School Readiness Learning Workbooks for $14.90. Includes 5 $1 bills, 2 […]
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Watch Borat 2 Movie on Amazon Prime Video!

Interested in watching Borat 2? Borat Subsequent Moviefilm: Delivery of Prodigious Bribe to American Regime for Make Benefit Once Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan is now available on Amazon Prime Video! Click here to shop at Amazon Canada.
Tags: Amazon, Shopping, Canada, Kazakhstan, Amazon Canada, Canadian Deals & Coupons


The best winter coats for kids

Kids love playing outside in the winter, but they also lose body heat rapidly in cold temperatures. A great kids' winter jacket can preserve core warmth while enhancing your child's style. The Columbia Sportswear Whirlibird II Interchange Jacket is our top pick because its removable liner can be worn separately as a mid-weight coat, making it three coats in one.The human body loses heat rapidly in cold temperatures, though the process actually begins when the ambient temperature is below 70 degr...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Nordstrom, Kids, Trends, Features, Buying Guide, Patagonia, Columbia, Winter Coats, Griswold, Steven John, Amazon Essentials Lightweight, Product Card, Insider Picks 2020, Insider Picks Guides


Apple Cards Not Currently Working as Amazon Payment Methods Due to 'Technical Issue'

Apple Card owners who had their Apple Cards stored in Amazon as a saved payment option this morning started noticing that the ‌Apple Card‌ has disappeared from the payment list. Multiple MacRumors readers have notified us about the problem, and we've also been able to replicate it. Apple Cards are missing from the Amazon website and app and attempting to re-add one pops out an error message that credit card information is unable to be saved. A Redditor describes the problem:Has this happened...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Mastercard, Apple Card, Apple Cards, Amazon Payment Methods Due


Amazon Inexplicably Removes Apple Card From Payment Options

Apple Card owners who had their Apple Cards stored in Amazon as a saved payment option this morning started noticing that the ‌Apple Card‌ has disappeared from the payment list. Multiple MacRumors readers have notified us about the problem, and we've also been able to replicate it. Apple Cards are missing from the Amazon website and app and attempting to re-add one pops out an error message that credit card information is unable to be saved. A Redditor describes the problem:Has this happened...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Mastercard, Apple Card, Apple Cards


Borat Responds to the Controversial “Sexy Time Encounter” in ‘Borat Subsequent Moviefilm’

Before Borat Subsequent Moviefilm even arrived on Amazon, it was making headlines. Press who saw the movie in advance for review saw a newsworthy story in one of the sequel’s most shocking moments: former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani, who is Donald Trump’s current lawyer, is duped by one of Borat’s set-ups, putting himself in quite the compromising and controversial position. Now Borat himself has responded to the headlines as only he can, but beware of spoilers for one of the biggest gags...
Tags: Amazon, Comedy, Movies, New York City, Sequels, Kazakhstan, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Borat, Sacha-Baron-Cohen, Rudy Giuliani, Video Clips, Cohen, Tomi Lahren, Borat-2, Borat Subsequent Moviefilm


Amazon workers are trying to shut down warehouses on Halloween if the company doesn't give them a day off to vote

In this June 6, 2019, file photo Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos speaks at the the Amazon re:MARS convention in Las Vegas. John Locher/AP Some Amazon workers are asking supporters to help them shut down the company's warehouses on Halloween. The shutdown is meant to push the company to provide workers with paid time off to vote. Fellow retailers like Walmart, Starbucks, and Best Buy have already provided workers with paid time off to vote. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Amazon w...
Tags: Amazon, Trends, Walmart, Jeff Bezos, Apple Starbucks, Walmart Starbucks, Amazon Employees for Climate Justice, Allana Akhtar, Las Vegas John Locher


25 thoughtful and creative gifts your sister will love — especially if she's hard to shop for

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Atlas Coffee Club Sisters share an especially unique bond, so an especially unique gift can often be hard to find. We've rounded up 25 gifts that feel as one-of-a-kind as the relationships shared between sisters — from custom hot sauce kits to bar game coasters.Looking for more gift ideas? Check out all Insider Reviews gift guides here.Sign up for Insider Reviews' weekly newsletter for more buying ...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Gift Guide, Trends, Features, Gifts, Gift Guides, Amazon Echo, Anthropologie, Sephora, Minnetonka, Sister, State, Gifts For Her, Allbirds, Women's Accessories


U.S. Traveler Rio Rugged Fabric Expandable Carry-On Luggage Set For $27.87 Shipped From Amazon

U.S. Traveler Rio Rugged Fabric Expandable Carry-On Luggage Set For $27.87 Shipped From Amazon This was selling for $64.99 and is now the lowest price ever from Amazon. Polyester construction Internal deluxe retractable push-button, Self-locking handle system for easy maneuvering Piggy-bag-strap for easy-carrying the tote bag together Elegant fully lined interior with tie-down straps and […]
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Back In Stock: 210 Clorox Disinfecting Wipes With Micro-Scrubbers For $15.83 From Amazon

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Today Only: Save On Citizen, Casio, Invicta, Fossil, Bulova, And More Watches For Men And Women From Amazon

Today Only: Save On Citizen, Casio, Invicta, Fossil, Bulova, And More Watches For Men And Women From Amazon Sale valid until 11:59pm PT or while supplies last. Sample deals: Casio Men’s Pro Trek Bluetooth Connected Quartz Sport Watch with Resin Strap: $99.99 Casio Men’s PRO TREK Stainless Steel Quartz Watch with Resin Strap: $119.99 Citizen […]
Tags: Amazon, Deals, Citizen Casio Invicta, Casio Men s PRO TREK Stainless Steel Quartz Watch


Amazon's Holiday Dash sales event promises Black Friday-like prices now through November 19 — here are the best deals available now

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon; Business Insider Amazon's Holiday Dash sales event offers shoppers new bargains every day through November 19. You can find daily markdowns on electronics, home goods, fashion, and more.Several new deals will crop up and expire every day, so we'll update this page with new information.Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.Without skipping a beat, Amazon launched its Holiday Das...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Deals, Black Friday, Sales, Trends, Amazon Prime, Canon, Cole Haan, Business Insider Amazon, Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature, Tercius Bufete, IP Graphics, Product Card, Insider Picks 2020, Deals (Reviews


Extra 20% off M&M’S, Snickers, Twix, 3 Musketeers & Milky Way Halloween Chocolate Candy Variety Mix at Amazon

  Hurry and bag a deal on Halloween candy at Amazon! You can get a great price on M&M’S, Snickers, Twix, 3 Musketeers & Milky Way Halloween Chocolate Candy Variety Mix when you clip the Extra 20% off Coupon! Includes: Contains one (1) 77.58-ounce, 250-piece variety mix bag of M&M’S, SNICKERS, TWIX, 3 MUSKETEERS &... Read More
Tags: Amazon, Deals, Online Deals, Grocery Deals, Snickers Twix, M 'S Snickers Twix, Milky Way Halloween Chocolate Candy Variety Mix