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Start Off the Week With These Great Amazon Deals

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As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, September 25.

Mental Floss has affiliate relationships with certain retailers, including Amazon, and may receive a small percentage of any sale. But we only get commission on items you buy and don’t return, so we’re only happy if you’re happy. Good luck deal hunting!

GADGETS, TOYS, AND MEDIA

GermGuardian AC5350B Elite 4-in-1 Air Cleaning System with True HEPA Filter, UV-C Sanitizer, Allergen and Odor Reduction, 28-Inch Digital Air Purifier for $119.00 (list price $142.99)

ActionPie VJJB-V1S High Resolution Heavy Bass In-ear Headphones with Mic for SmartPhones for $19.99 (list price $13.00)

Etekcity Smart Plug Mini Outlet with Energy Monitoring (2 Pack), Works with Amazon Alexa Echo, No Hub Required, 1 Minute to Set Up, WiFi Enabled, White for $34.90 (list price $56.99)

Tablet Stand Multi-Angle, Lamicall iPad Stand : Desktop Holder Dock for iPad mini Air 2 3 4 Pro, iPhone 5 6 7 Plus, Nintendo Switch, Nexus, Accessories, Samsung and Other Tablets (4-13 inch) - Silver for $16.14 (list price $69.99)

Car Mount, 2 Clamps Long Arm Universal Windshield Dashboard Car Phone Mount Holder Cradle for iphone 7 Plus 6 6s Plus, Samsung Galaxy S7 S6 Edge, HTC, LG and Most Type of Cell Phone - by Newward for $14.99 (list price $33.99)

TaoTronics Bluetooth 4.1 Transmitter / Receiver, 2-in-1 Wireless 3.5mm Adapter (aptX Low Latency, 2 Devices Simultaneously, For TV / Home Sound System) for $28.89 (list price $33.99)

Etekcity Digital Body Weight Bathroom Scale with Step-On Technology, 440 Pounds, Body Tape Measure Included, Elegant Black (Black) for $22.89 (list price $69.99)

Aberg Best 21 Mega Pixels 2.7" LCD Rechargeable HD Digital Camera - Digital video camera - Students cameras - Handheld Sized Digital Camcorder Indoor Outdoor for Adult /Seniors / Kids (Silver) for $39.00 (list price $45.00)

iPad Pro 10.5 Screen Protector Glass [2 Pack],Yoozon [Apple Pencil Compatible] Tempered Glass Screen Protector for Apple iPad Pro 10.5 Inch for $9.95 (list price $59.99)

CMC Portable Bluetooth 3 Stereo Speed Turntable with Built in Speakers, Vintage Style Vinyl Record Player, Black for $85.99 (list price $119.99)

USB Desk Fan Bengoo Table Portable Fan with Clip Feature and 360 Degree Rotation Design, Operated by Rechargeable Battery for Cooling, Baby Stroller, Personal Use, Travelling, Camping, Office, Home for $19.99 (list price $49.99)

Projector, Cozyswan GP9 Support 1080P HDMI 1500 Luminous LCD Mini Projector for Outdoor Indoor Movie, Home Theater for $99.99 (list price $159.99)

KITCHEN

Spiral Slicer Spiralizer Complete Bundle - Vegetable Spiralizer and Cutter - Zucchini Pasta Noodle Spaghetti Maker for $14.84 (list price $39.99)

Etekcity Digital Food Scale and Multifunction Kitchen Weight Scale with Removable Bowl, 11 lb 5kg for $16.99 (list price $18.99)

Cheese-Grater-Vegetable-Slicer Stainless Steel - 6-sides , 9.5 Inch Height, Rubber Handle, Non Slip Rubber Bottom by Utopia Kitchen for $11.04 (list price $19.99)

12 Square Glass Spice Bottles 4oz Spice Jars with Silver Metal Lids, Shaker Tops, and Labels by SpiceLuxe for $17.85 (list price $20.99)

French Press Coffee & TeaMaker Complete Bundle | 34 Oz | Best Coffee Press Pot with Stainless Steel & Double German Glass for $27.84 (list price $71.99)

DRAGONN 10-Piece Airtight Food Storage Container Set, Big Sizes Included, To Keep Food Fresh & Dry - Durable Plastic - BPA-Free for $64.99 (list price $99.99)

J.A. Henckels International Classic 16-piece Forged Knife Block Set for $289.99 (list price $329.95)

Le Chateau Wine Decanter - 100% Hand Blown Lead-free Crystal Glass, Red Wine Carafe, Wine Gift, Wine Accessories for $29.95 (list price $37.95)

The Pineapple Co Pineapple Bottle Opener by W&P Design, Gold, Stainless Steel, Stylish And Functional For Soda Or Beer Bottles for $12.75 (list price $15.00)

The Pineapple Co 12 Oz. Pineapple Tumbler by W&P Design, Silver, Two-Piece Brass Cocktail Cup With Lid for $29.75 (list price $35.00)

Secura 6-quart Electric Pressure Cooker Steam Rack Basket Set for $21.99 (list price $34.99)

Rubbermaid LunchBlox Lunch Bag, Medium, Black Etch, Black, (1813501) for $8.90 (list price $15.47)

6PCS Sharpening Stones for Kitchen Knife Sharpener Professional Sharpening System 180# 400# 800# 1500# 2000# 3000# Grit for $11.04 (list price $12.99)

Old Dutch Solid Copper Teakettle with Brass Handle, 2.5-Quart for $54.99 (list price $110.99)

Duxtop Whole-Clad Tri-Ply Stainless Steel Induction Ready Premium Cookware 10-Pc Set for $143.90 (list price $499.99)

HOME

Cooling Mattress Pad with Fitted Skirt - Extra Plush Cool-to-the-Touch Topper - Made in the USA, Twin for $129.99 (list price $129.99)

Funlux 3 Pack Wireless 720p HD - 115°Wide Viewing Angle - Smart Home WiFi IP Security Camera System with 2 - way Audio, Infrared Night Vision and Motion Detection for $89.95 (list price $119.97)

Handmade Genuine Leather Moroccan Pouf, Ottoman (Tan) for $189.99 (list price $299.99)

LINKYO Microfiber Floor Mop - 3 Reusable Mop Pads and Extension Included for $24.95 (list price $29.99)

BedVoyage Bamboo Knit Travel / Throw Blanket and Zippered Travel Size Pillowcase in Sky Blue, Silky Soft Eco-Luxury, made from 100% Rayon / Viscose from Bamboo for $39.99 (list price $49.99)

[Upgraded Version] SOAIY Soothing Aurora LED Night Light Projector with Timer, Remote, Music Speaker, 8 Lighting Modes, Relaxing Light Show, Mood Lamp for Baby Kids and Adults, Living Room and Bedroom for $23.99 (list price $39.99)

Mount-It! Wall Mounted AV Component Shelving System with 3 Adjustable Tempere... for $35.99 (list price $35.99)

ClosetMaid (1290) Cubeicals Organizer, 12-Cube - White for $59.49 (list price $78.47)

Over the Door Shoe Organizer, MaidMAX 24 Mesh Pockets Single-sided Hanging Shoe Storage Rack with Hooks for $10.99 (list price $16.00)

Sodynee 2-Pack 23" Closet Folding Laundry Clothes Hamper Sorter Basket Bin,Beige with Blue Interior for $21.99 (list price $21.99)

Jeronic 30 PACK Light-weight Clothes Hangers Non-slip Durable Clothes Hanger Plastic Hangers Various Colors Perfect for Pants, dress, jacket, Underwear and Shirt for $18.99 (list price $18.99)

SimpleTaste 4L(1.06 Gallon) Ultrasonic Cool Mist Humidifier Aroma Essential Oil Diffuser with LCD Display, 3 Mist Level Control , Timer Setting, and 7 Colors LED Light Whisper-Quiet for $29.99 (list price $73.99)

OFFICE, SCHOOL, AND CRAFTS

Sharpie Permanent Markers, Ultra Fine Point, Black, 12 Count for $6.06 (list price $7.79)

MumCraft Multipurpose Sewing Clips with Tin Box Package, Assorted Colors, Pack of 100 for $9.49 (list price $15.99)

50 x PowerPins - Push-Pin Magnets Perfect For Home & Office [#1 Magnet For Fridges, Calendars, Whiteboards & Maps!] Handy Storage Container Included Free! for $12.99 (list price $29.99)

Avery Premium Collated Legal Exhibit Divider Set, Avery Style, 1-25 and Table of Contents, Side Tab, 8.5 x 11 Inches, 1 Set (11370) for $2.65 (list price $4.95)

uni-ball 207 Needle Retractable Gel Pens, Medium Point (0.7mm), Black, 12 Count for $8.31 (list price $10.25)

LxTek Compatible Toner Cartridge Replacement Set For CE285A 85A (1 Black) For use in LaserJet Pro M1132 M1212nf M1217nfw P1109 P1102w Printer for $14.49 (list price $14.49)

eBoot 2 Sets Page Marker Page Index Tabs Fluorescent Sticky Note for Page Markers, 250 Pieces for $4.99 (list price $10.57)

Direct Explorer Brand - Premium Carton Packing Tape 110 yards, by 2"wide and 2mil Thickness - Clear - 6 Rolls Refill Pack for $11.00 (list price $11.00)

Trinity 3-Tier Utility Cart for $53.97 (list price $63.49)

EXPO Dry Erase Markers with Ink Indicator, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 6 Pack for $6.74 (list price $16.66)

Bankers Box Stor/File Medium-Duty Storage Boxes with Lift-Off Lid, Letter/Legal, 20 Pack (0076315) for $44.99 (list price $52.99)

HEALTH AND BEAUTY

Oneleaf 2PCS Professional Pedicure Rasp Foot File Cracked Skin Corns Callus Remover for Extra Smooth and Beauty Foot for $9.99 (list price $19.99)

TAO Clean Aura Clean Sonic Toothbrush & Cleaning Station, Super Nova White for $89.00 (list price $129.00)

Majestic Pure Brown Sugar Scrub 12 oz - Natural Exfoliator and Powerful Body and Facial Scrub for Anti Cellulite Treatment, Stretch Marks, Acne, and Varicose Veins for $14.50 (list price $18.50)

MISSHA Revolution/Time the First Treatment Essence for $23.50 (list price $49.00)

Cetaphil Moisturizing Cream for Dry/Sensitive Skin, Fragrance Free 16 oz (Pack of 2) for $17.57 (list price $31.98)

Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser, For all skin types, 16-Ounce Bottles (Pack of 2) for $15.18 (list price $27.98)

OGX Shampoo, Hydrating TeaTree Mint, 13oz for $5.74 (list price $7.99)

Aveeno Nourish+ Condition Leave-In Treatment, Replenish Damaged Hair, 5.2 Fl. Oz for $7.79 (list price $10.00)

Gillette Series 3X Action Shave Gel, Sensitive, 7 Ounce (Pack of 6) for $11.16 (list price $23.94)

Philips Norelco Multigroom All-In-One Series 3000, 13 attachment trimmer, MG3750 for $19.95 (list price $20.99)

SURKER 3 In 1 Professional Electric Razor Shaver Men Rotary Shaver Cordless Hair Clippers Nose Hair Trimmer Wet and Dry With USB Rechargeable Sideburns Razor Waterproof-Best Gift for Dad,Boyfriend for $37.99 (list price $89.99)

OUTDOORS, GARDEN, AND SPORTS

Bluetooth Headphones, HOPDAY U8 V4.1 Wireless In-ear Sports Earbuds with Built-in Mic Stereo Sound Noise Cancelling IP68 Waterproof and Sweatproof Headsets with Secure Ear Hook for Running Exercising for $25.59 (list price $69.99)

EEZ-Y Compact Travel Umbrella w/ Windproof Double Canopy Construction - Auto Open Close for $22.95 (list price $55.99)

YIHONG 2 Set Fairy Lights Battery Operated Fairy String Lights Waterproof 8 Modes 50 LED String Lights 16.4FT Copper Wire Firefly Lights Remote Control (Warm White) for $12.99 (list price $29.99)

Bushnell Equinox Z Digital Night Vision Monocular, 4.5 x 40mm for $172.49 (list price $229.99)

Gaiam Balance Ball Chair - Classic Yoga Ball Chair with 52cm Stability Ball, Pump & Exercise Guide for Home or Office, Black for $64.31 (list price $79.98)

WATERFLY Hiking Waist Bag Can Hold iPhone6 Plus 5.5 inch Gear with Water Bottle Holder / Funny Running Belt Bum Bag for Ridding Dog Walking for $12.73 (list price $29.99)

Portable Water Filter Filtration Straw Purifier Survival Gear, Etekcity 1500L Emergency Camping Equipment 3-stage filtration , 0.01 Micron, Survival Kit Hurricane Storm Supplies for $18.99 (list price $29.99)

Nathan SpeedDraw Plus Insulated Flask, Estate Blue, One Size for $26.79 (list price $35.00)

TOOLS

TEKTON 1/4-Inch Drive Socket Set, Inch/Metric, 6-Point, 5/32-Inch - 9/16-Inch, 5 mm - 14 mm, 51-Piece | 13001 for $35.09 (list price $44.99)

Mini Folding Pocket Knife with Key Chain & Safety Lock Button - Utility Knife of Every Day Carry ( EDC Tools ) Coin Shaped, Green for $6.79 (list price $22.98)

TEKTON 1/2-Inch Drive Deep Impact Socket Set, Metric, Cr-V, 6-Point , 11 mm - 32 mm, 14-Sockets | 4885 for $35.38 (list price $39.31)

Pack of 2 MaximalPower Replacement Battery for MILWAUKEE V18 18-Volt 48-11-1830 0824-24 2000mAh Li-ion with LED Gauge for $117.50 (list price $138.24)

Sune 8019 Heavy Duty Adjustable Work Table with Drawer for $84.99 (list price $94.99)

Sunex 2300 1/2-Inch Drive Universal Joint Impact Socket, Standard, 6-Point, Cr-Mo for $9.43 (list price $12.96)

Sunex 9727 1/4-Inch and 3/8-Inch Drive Adjustable T-Handle Speed Wrench Set, 2-Piece for $32.28 (list price $44.98)

Sunex 6603ASJ Aluminum Floor Jack, 3-Ton for $225.06 (list price $540.99)

Tool Pouch with belt Bag Work Organizer Oxford Canvas Pocket for Parts and Tools 1 Pack for $12.00 (list price $23.96)

Jet 723520K JWDS-1632 16-32 Plus 20 Amp Service with 608003 Stand in Woodworking, Sanders, Drum Sanders for $1,099.99 (list price $1,428.58)

Comforday Multi-Purpose Handheld Pressurized Steam Cleaner with 9-Piece Accessories for Stain Removal, Carpets, Curtains, Car Seats, Kitchen Surface & much more for $26.99 (list price $74.99)

General Tool Pouch with belt Bag Work Organizer Oxford Canvas Pocket for Parts and Tools 1 Pack for $11.00 (list price $20.96)

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12 Adorable Corgi-Themed Products Every Dog Lover Needs
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Obsessed with corgis? We don't blame you. These short-legged, perpetually happy doggos are simply adorable. Here are 12 amazing corgi products you need in your life (with love for both Pembroke Welsh Corgis and Cardigan Welsh Corgis).

1. PLANTERS; $10.98

Corgi planter
Amazon

This set of two succulent planters is perfect for showing off your green thumb. One dog carries buds on his back while the other holds a water can. You can use them as desk organizers, too.

Find It: Amazon

2. CORGI AND PEACH BACKPACK; $59.95

Corgi butt peach emoji backpack
CorgiCrew, Etsy

Corgis have cute butts; the peach emoji looks like one. The two are a match made in heaven on this adorable backpack.

Find It: Etsy

3. CORGI ONESIE; FROM $18.99

Corgi onesie
Amazon

Snuggle up with your corgi in this fleece onesie: you two will match perfectly!

Find It: Amazon

4. CORGI BEACH PARTY BAG; $12.99

Corgi Beach Party Tote Bag
ThinkGeek

A ThinkGeek original, this tote features corgis gallivanting at the beach.

Find It: ThinkGeek

5. SHOULDER BAG; $28.99

Corgi-shaped purse
Amazon

This whimsical corgi-shaped crossbody bag makes a big statement.

Find It: Amazon

6. CORGI BUTT MUG; $11.99

Guess What Corgi Butt Coffee Mug
Amazon

This funny mug is perfect for dog lovers who can't get enough of corgi backsides.

Find It: Amazon

7. CORKI BOTTLE STOPPER; $8.49

Corki Wine and Beverage Bottle Stopper
Amazon

This "Corki" stopper is the perfect way to preserve an open bottle of wine.

Find It: Amazon

8. ROYAL CORGI POUCH; $12

Corgi-print pouch
fluffymafi, Redbubble

Show your love for the Queen's love of corgis with this royal pouch.

Find It: Redbubble

9. PHONE CASE; $35.99

Corgi cherry blossom-print phone case
Corgi Crew, Society6

This cherry blossom and corgi-print phone case comes in a wide range of iPhone and Galaxy models. Choose from three levels of protection: slim, tough, and adventure. The shop, Corgi Crew, has tons more patterns featuring corgis with things like doughnuts, coffee, cacti, and cupcakes.

Find It: Society6

10. CORGI BUTT COIN PURSE; $9.99

Corgi Butt Small Coin Purse
Amazon

Store your cash and cards in this adorable, fluffy corgi coin purse.

Find It: Amazon

11. SEND A CORGI; $34.95

Corgi goodie box
Cute Dose

This box of corgalicious goodies makes a great gift for the dog lover in your life or a "just because" treat for yourself. For $34.95, you get a corgi plush, a pair of socks from Socksmith, and a "Hey Corgeous" note card.

Find It: Cute Dose

12. CORGI BUTT MOUSE PAD; $16.69

Corgi Butt Silicone Mouse Pad
Amazon

This corgi butt wrist-support mouse pad has a perfect five-star rating on Amazon. According to reviewers, in addition to being amusing, it's very comfortable and the design keeps your wrist supported perfectly. Win-win.

Find It: Amazon

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18 Smart Products To Help You Kick Off Summer
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Whether you’re trying to spiff up your backyard barbeque or cultivate your green thumb, these summertime gadgets will help you celebrate the season from solstice to the dog days.

1. ROSÉ WINE GLASSES; $60

Rosé Wine Glass
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: Wine not? When the temperature rises and beer isn’t your thing, reach for the rosé. Riedel’s machine-blown SST (see, smell, taste) wine glasses will give the sparkly stuff ample room to breathe, making every refreshing sip worthwhile.

Find It: Amazon

2. NERF N-STRIKE ELITE SURGEFIRE; $25

Nerf SurgeFire
Hasbro

Why It’s Cool: The N-Strike Elite SurgeFire (say that five-times-fast) sports a pump-action rotating drum for maximum foam-based firepower and holds up to 15 Nerf darts in its arsenal.

Find It: Hasbro Toy Shop

3. BUSHEL & BERRY PLANTS; $34

plant
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: You don’t need to have a green thumb to create a brag-worthy garden this summer. Besides producing snackable mid-season berries, these open-growing bushes can be planted immediately for easy set-up to make you look like a botanical pro.

Find It: Amazon

4. INFLATABLE DONUT; $17

Doughnut float
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: When the only dunking you’re doing is taking a dip in the pool, a 48-inch inflatable donut is the perfect way to stay afloat.

Find It: Amazon

5. STAR SPANGLED SPATULA; $21

American flag spatula
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: O say can you see by your grill’s charcoal light / Meats so proudly we cooked ... with a star spangled spatula. Depending on the specific model, these all-American grilling tools (designed in New Jersey and made in Chicago) are made of a combination of walnut and stainless steel or nylon. As an added bonus: 5 percent of the proceeds go to the Penn Abramson Cancer Center.

Find It: Amazon

6. MLB HOT DOG BRANDERS; $8 AND UP

MLB San Diego Padres Hot Dog BBQ Brander
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: Take your hot dogs, sausages, brats, and more out to the ballgame without ever leaving your grill. These branders from Pangea Brands are dishwasher-safe and made of ceramic-coated cast iron.

Find It: Amazon

7. UNA GRILL; $139

grill
MoMA Shop

Why It’s Cool: This portable charcoal-heated grill is as efficient as it is stylish. The compact size lets you cook at the park, after hitting up MoMA, or anywhere in between.

Find It: MoMa Shop

8. HAMBURGER GRILLING BASKET; $21


Why It’s Cool: Made of steel and finished with a non-stick coating, this grilling tool flips four burgers at once and maintains perfect burger proportions to guarantee nobody stays hungry for long.

Find It: Amazon

9. COPPER FIRE PIT; $121

metal fire pit
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: The grill isn’t the only place for a roaring fire this summer. This 100 percent solid copper fire pit makes for the perfect gathering spot at your next BBQ, or just to warm up after a cool summer evening.

Find It: Amazon

10. BENDY STRAW POOL NOODLE FLOAT; $10

Bendy Straw Inflatable Pool Float
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: Inflatable pool floats shouldn’t be boring, and this bendy straw float definitely does not suck. This unique spin on traditional pool noodles is sure to make for some cheesy jokes, but at least you’ll be comfortable floating in the pool or at the beach.

Find It: Amazon

11. GRIDDLER DELUXE; $111

Cuisinart GR-150 Griddler Deluxe
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: If you’re looking for some serious panini power, this griddler offers up a versatile lineup of six cooking options in one. And with dual-zone functions you can sling burgers while searing filets and sautéeing vegetables all at the same time.

Find It: Amazon

12. VINTAGE SNOW CONE MAKER; $30

Vintage Snow Cone Maker
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: With its old-timey design, dual cone shelf, and endless flavor options, this snow cone maker is guaranteed create a cool treat.

Find It: Amazon

13. DACHSHUND CORN ON THE COB HOLDERS; $7

Dog Corn Holders
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: While meat-lovers will inevitably scarf down a lot of hot dogs this summer, vegetarians who happen to love another kind of dog will be smitten with these stainless steel, Dachshund-shaped corn on the cob prongs. They’re a fun spin on a summer grilling favorite.

Find It: Amazon

14. ICE CREAM SANDWICH MAKER; $16

Ice Cream Sandwich Maker
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: Four sandwiches are better than one, especially when they're of the ice cream variety. Make four ice cream sandwiches at once with this homemade spin on a classic cold treat.

Find It: Amazon

15. UE WONDERBOOM; $68

Bluetooth speaker
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: Besides delicious food and great company, some memorable tunes are required for the quintessential barbeque. This portable bluetooth speaker offers up some booming sound in a small package, and with a battery power of 10 hours on a single charge you can keep the party going all night.

Find It: Amazon

16. ROLLORS GAME; $38

Rollors Backyard Game
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: When you’re sick of bocce, hate horseshoes, and you’re over cornhole, you might want to take up “rollors,” a family-friendly game that combines your favorite traditional backyard festivities into one game for people of all ages.

Find It: Amazon

17. HAMMOCK; $174

hammock
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: Rest easy knowing that this 100 percent hand-woven and hand-dyed cotton hammock contributes to artisan job-creation in Thailand.

Find It: Amazon

18. VSSL SURVIVAL ESSENTIALS; $59

Emergency Survival Tent Outdoors
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: Compact, convenient, and durable, the VSSL Shelter can come in handy when things don’t go quite as planned. The device—which features a lightweight emergency shelter all within the handle of a compact, weather-resistant aluminum LED flashlight—is designed to keep you safe under the worst conditions.

Find It: Amazon

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