Tag - energy drinks

Happy Boost – Drink Review

Happy Boost is a drink that promises support of “Healthy Moods, Energy + Libido.” Which makes it an energy drink of sorts, which puts it squarely in our jurisdiction. This even though it actually has no caffeine in it, so no real...

Bom Dia: Acai Energy: Transcend &...

So Bom Dia, the people who bring you many different pricey but tasty acai drinks (and yes, I know it’s really açaí, but you know what I’m saying–and acai is easier to type), now has a couple of flavors designated as...

Shirt Update: Killovision, Flying Energy...

So I know we spend a lot of time talking about Threadless, but there are other sites that deserve your t-shirt purchasing love. For example, the one pictured is “Killovision,” a reprint from Go Ape Shirts. I like it because it...

Duff Energy Drink – Review

So there we are in Universal Orlando and we run across the Simpsons area. There’s a Kwik-E Mart next to the attraction, although not as cool as the 7-11s they repurposed for the movie promo. But they did still sell Simpsons merch...

Naruto Jutsu Power Energy Drink Review

I’m at an anime convention in Miami. So how does one do as the Romans do in this particular version of Rome? How shall I try to fit in with this crowd? Review an anime energy drink, naturally. I was told by the guy who sold it to me...

Function Alternative Energy – Drink...

I joke on this site a lot about health, even though health is actually important to me. Since, you know, health is what’s standing between me and the long, long dirt nap, I do have an appreciation for health. I do enjoy a lot of...

Energy Drinks Demonized. Again.

The journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence this month will contain a study, “Caffeinated Energy Drinks — A growing problem,” which expresses some serious concern and a lot of hoopla about caffeinated energy drinks. Some of...

Surge Returns in New Eel Flavor

Whoops, no, my mistake. The name of the drink is Surging Eel and actually has nothing to do with our dearly departed Surge. In Japanese it’s Unagi Nobori. And it doesn’t just taste like eel, it is eel. “Contains extracts...

Fyxx Hybrid Energy Water – Drink Review

There’s a problem when it comes to reviewing caffeinated water. Not a problem with the water, mind you, but just a problem reviewing it. Because it’s not going to be a very long review. The questions are 1) does it caffeinate and...