Big Chill is a Boulder, Colorado-based company that makes retro kitchen appliances that combine the Fifties look with today’s technology.
With president Trump facing mounting opposition over his proposal to build a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico, IKEA, the Scandinavian furniture maker, has offered a ready-made solution with its Börder Wåll. With a price tag of $9,999,999,999.99, it’s a far cheaper alternative to a concrete barrier.
Presumably, it arrives in a very, very, very long, flat-pack box, with everything it requires to be assembled: 471,612 boards, 313,329 rounds of barbed wire, 3,772,896 of No. 105236 screws and a single Allen wrench.
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The concept for this desk, clad in a patchwork of polished aluminum panels, is borrowed from the gleaming nose cones and fuselages of mid-20th century aircraft. Its rounded corners give it an aerodynamic aura.
This is just the kind of desk I want.