The artists behindBear Annihilator
, a local apparel brand, say they're dedicated to producing the "highest quality mutant, robotic, over-sized and irate-bear related clothing in the world
." We're just happy they blog about it, too.
The Bear Annihilator brand was born in 2008. Its designs are a blend of street, skate and surf-styles and are printed on T-shirts, decks, and posters that are sold through the website, which, you guessed it, is also the home to the blog.
Always wanted to see a base jumper on fire, the latest mash-up video of a popular tune or just a ton of killer bear cartoon eye candy? These guys have it all in one place.
Perhaps our favorite part of the blog are the featured pieces on street sports. Because much of their apparel is made for skaters and bike fanatics, they also post a ton of skate videos and bike pictures.
It may not be enough to really satify the want to go outside and do something, but it beats checking e-mail and makes 5 p.m. come around a little bit faster. Here's just a taste:
The Bear Annihilator team says they'll keep the blog running as long as they can find inspiration around the Valley and on the web -- and we have a feeling they'll have plenty to work with for quite some time.
Keep Phoenix New Times Free... Since we started Phoenix New Times, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Phoenix, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Phoenix with no paywalls.