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New Watch Alert 2.21.20

The New Watch Alert The Swatch Group couldn’t stop! As our man Jack reported on Wednesday, the Swiss watchmaking behemoth is busy suing Vortic for using the Hamilton name. Besides, this is just a pleasant little curated round-up of the … Continue reading

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Gucci GG Grip Rubber Strap Watch

The GG Grip Rubber Strap Watch comes hot on the heels of the Gucci Grip, a watch so ugly if it was a dog I’d shave its ass and make it walk backwards. To try and save that aesthetic affront, … Continue reading

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New Watch Alert 2/14/20

This is the first New Watch Alert where I haven’t been ‘whelmed. That’s the new word women use when they get too many responses to their online dating profile. Because saying “overwhelmed” takes too much effort. I prefer the Toffler … Continue reading

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New Watch Alert 2/7/2020

The great thing about the New Watch Alert: there’s always something new to contemplate. Great because the temporal torrent reminds me that watches are like cabs. If you miss one, another one will be along presently. I take solace in … Continue reading

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Seiko King Turtle – Massive Upgrade?

Behold the Seiko King Turtle – three additions to their popular line of vintage-inspired “Turtle” dive watches. The new references – SRPE03, SRPE05 and SRPE07 – add features beloved by tool watch aficionados. As expected, bought-and-paid internet watch gazers at … Continue reading

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Oris Carysfort Reef Limited Edition

The Oris Carysfort Reef Limited Edition dive watch “celebrates the 30,000 planted corals to date in partnership with the Coral Restoration Foundation.” The Carysfort joins the Aquis Lake Baikal, The Great Barrier Reef and Clean Ocean as a member of’ … Continue reading

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Seiko 5 Sports SRPD95 Review

The Seiko 5 Sports SRPD95 continues the tradition of the Seiko 5 as gateway drug. The first 5 was introduced in 1963 to lure young buyers into the brand, to set them on the path to more expensive and elaborate … Continue reading

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