15 Amazing Gifts to Get the Ultimate Binge-Watcher in Your Life This Holiday Season


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Since the dawn of Netflix, binge-watching has taken the world by storm. Why watch a show each week, one episode at a time, when you can watch the whole season in a weekend? Many of us have our favorite shows that we binge-watch religiously when a new season comes out, and some of us binge pretty much everything Hulu, Netflix, Amazon Prime, and all the other major streaming networks have to offer. For those special people in your life who are ultimate binge-watchers, here are 15 gifts to think about getting them this holiday season to make their viewing experience more enjoyable.

1. Netflix Gift Card; $30


Netflix costs $9, $14, or $18 per month, depending on your plan. Over the course of a year, that can add up. A gift card isn't just a practical gift for those who already watch the streaming platform, it could also be the introduction point for people who haven't tried it out yet.

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2. Amazon Prime Gift Card; $39


Similarly, many people do not get Amazon Prime because it can be expensive (it costs $119 for a year). But you can give a gift card for three months of Prime, which offers fast and free product delivery, along with a seemingly unlimited amount of movies, TV shows, and music to stream. Now your friend can catch up on all your favorite shows they couldn't watch before.

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3. Uncanny Brands Star Wars Death Star Popcorn Maker; $50

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Now on to the viewing experience. No movie night, TV binge session, or franchise marathon is complete without a bowl of delicious popcorn. Sure, bags of popcorn work just fine, but why not re-create the movie theater experience with a popcorn maker that also looks like the Death Star? Since it's an air popper, it is healthier than oil frying in a pan, and it is super easy to use. Just toss the kernels into the chamber, watch them pop away, and then use the Empire's tool of ultimate destruction as a bowl for your treats.

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4. The Last Supper at Dunder Mifflin Fleece Throw Blanket; $46


Creating the perfect binge-watching environment is critical for you to embark on a new season of a show. One of those vital elements is feeling cozy and having the ideal blankets to snuggle up in. This Last Supper fleece throw blanket features your favorite Dunder Mifflin employees from The Office. Enjoy Michael Scott pretending to be Jesus while Toby sits in Judas's position at the table.

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5. Stranger Things The Upside Down Christmas Sweater; $23-$26


For those missing the wild adventures of Eleven, Mike, Will, Dustin, Lucas, Max, and all the rest, then this ugly Christmas sweater will help you ease the pain of waiting for the next season. This Stranger Things sweater features many elements from the show like the bicycles the boys always ride, the 011 across the top, walkie-talkies amongst the trees, and, of course, the upside-down Merry Christmas with the Demogorgon lurking below chasing a person we can only presume is Barb.

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6. Integrity Bottles Premium Game of Thrones Whiskey Glass; $22

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Even though Game of Thrones ended over a year ago, it doesn't mean you can't go back and binge-watch the series. One of the best characters, Tyrion Lannister, was always throwing out memorable quotes, and a favorite of many fans is, “That's what I do. I drink, and I know things.” For the whiskey-drinking Tyrion fans out there, this highball glass is the perfect gift.

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7. Harry Potter Coloring Book from Scholastic; $10


Binging all eight Harry Potter movies has become a holiday tradition for many, but if your giftee really wants to upgrade the marathon, this coloring book from Scholastic should get them into the magical spirit to return to Hogwarts.

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8. Schitt's Creek Tote Bag; $25


Schitt's Creek seemed to win all the Emmys this year, and whether you've been watching the show since it premiered on Pop TV or are a more recent convert, the show is full of memorable quotes. This tote bag features some of the most iconic ones, from Alexis's “Ew” to Moira explaining “Fold in the Cheese.” Take this bag anywhere you go, and you're bound to find some fellow fans of the show.

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9. Breaking Bad Men's Los Pollos Hermanos Apron; $8

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One of the most iconic things to come out of Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul was the fried chicken food chain, which was a front, Los Pollos Hermanos. Fans became obsessed with it, and you can see people wearing shirts, baseball caps, and more in honor of this fictional chain. Now feel like one of the fry cooks at home with a Los Pollos Hermanos apron.

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10. Hallmark FRIENDS Central Perk Christmas Ornament; $9


Joey, Monica, Chandler, Rachel, Ross, and Phoebe always knew how to celebrate the holidays. From birthdays to Halloween to Christmas, they always seemed to throw a party. Since Friends left Netflix for HBO Max, fans have been missing their favorite six characters. This Central Perk coffee mug ornament from Hallmark might bring back their love for the show this holiday season.

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11. Queer Eye: Love Yourself. Love Your Life. Book; $23

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Since it premiered in 2018, the fab five guys Bobby, Karamo, Antoni, Jonathan, and Tan have captured the hearts of many and changed more lives than we can count. Fans of the show feel a kinship to these men unlike anywhere else in reality television. Their book Queer Eye: Love Yourself. Love Your Life. is the ultimate Queer Eye fan item to learn to improve your life by loving yourself.

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12. Parks and Recreation Ron Swanson Mustache Face Mask; $11


From Parks and Recreation comes the iconic Ron Swanson mustache we all know and love. And now you can wear his permanent grimace wherever you go.

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13. The Umbrella Academy “I Heard A Rumor” T-Shirt; $15

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The time-hopping, apocalypse-escaping Hargreeves children have returned for a second season. If you can't wait until the third, don't worry, we are in the same boat. Luckily there's lots of excellent merchandise to wear while waiting for new episodes. If you are a fan of number three, also known as Allison, then know that we heard a rumor that there is a shirt on Amazon with her catchphrase.

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14. The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Super Lustrous Lipstick Collection From REVLON (Set of 3); $20


Amazon Prime's deliciously nostalgic show The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel has collaborated with Revlon to bring you the most fashionable lipsticks out there. Inspired by the show, these lip colors will make anyone feel like they are shopping at B. Altman's in the 1950s. The set of three features colors called Rum Raisin, Pink Truffle, and Blushing Mauve for you to try on as you like.

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15. Grace And Frankie Apron Ceramic Wine Stoppers; $9


The dynamic duo starring Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin has women everywhere wanting to retire with their besties. As Grace and Frankie fans know, one of the ladies' favorite pastimes is drinking wine. If you are just as much of a vino lover, this ceramic wine stopper featuring the two characters will be the perfect accessory for your binge-watching nights.

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Take Advantage of Amazon's Early Black Friday Deals on Tech, Kitchen Appliances, and More


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Even though Black Friday is still a few days away, Amazon is offering early deals on kitchen appliances, tech, video games, and plenty more. We will keep updating this page as sales come in, but for now, here are the best Amazon Black Friday sales to check out.


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- Instant Pot Duo Plus 9-in-115 Quart Electric Pressure Cooker; $90 (save $40) 

- Le Creuset Enameled Cast Iron Signature Sauteuse 3.5 Quarts; $180 (save $120)

- KitchenAid KSMSFTA Sifter with Scale Attachment; $95 (save $75) 

- Keurig K-Mini Coffee Maker; $60 (save $20)

- Cuisinart Bread Maker; $88 (save $97)

- Anova Culinary Sous Vide Precision Cooker; $139 (save $60)

- Aicook Juicer Machine; $35 (save $15)

- JoyJolt Double Wall Insulated Espresso Mugs - Set of Two; $14 (save $10) 

- Longzon Silicone Stretch Lids - Set of 14; $13 (save $14)

HadinEEon Milk Frother; $37 (save $33)

Home Appliances


- iRobot Roomba 675 Robot Vacuum with Wi-Fi Connectivity; $179 (save $101)

- Fairywill Electric Toothbrush with Four Brush Heads; $19 (save $9)

- ASAKUKI 500ml Premium Essential Oil Diffuser; $22 (save $4)

- Facebook Portal Smart Video Calling 10 inch Touch Screen Display with Alexa; $129 (save $50)

- Bissell air320 Smart Air Purifier with HEPA and Carbon Filters; $280 (save $50)

Oscillating Quiet Cooling Fan Tower; $59 (save $31) 

TaoTronics PTC 1500W Fast Quiet Heating Ceramic Tower; $55 (save $10)

Vitamix 068051 FoodCycler 2 Liter Capacity; $300 (save $100)

AmazonBasics 8-Sheet Home Office Shredder; $33 (save $7)

Ring Video Doorbell; $70 (save $30) 

Video games


- Marvel's Spider-Man: Game of The Year Edition for PlayStation 4; $20 (save $20)

- Marvel's Avengers; $27 (save $33)

- Minecraft Dungeons Hero Edition for Nintendo Switch; $20 (save $10)

- The Last of Us Part II for PlayStation 4; $30 (save $30)

- LEGO Harry Potter: Collection; $15 (save $15)

- Ghost of Tsushima; $40 (save $20)

BioShock: The Collection; $20 (save $30)

The Sims 4; $20 (save $20)

God of War for PlayStation 4; $10 (save $10)

Days Gone for PlayStation 4; $20 (save $6)

Luigi's Mansion 3 for Nintendo Switch; $40 (save $20)

Computers and tablets


- Apple MacBook Air 13 inches with 256 GB; $899 (save $100)

- New Apple MacBook Pro 16 inches with 512 GB; $2149 (save $250) 

- Samsung Chromebook 4 Chrome OS 11.6 inches with 32 GB; $210 (save $20) 

- Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 with 13.5 inch Touch-Screen; $1200 (save $400)

- Lenovo ThinkPad T490 Laptop; $889 (save $111)

- Amazon Fire HD 10 Tablet (64GB); $120 (save $70)

- Amazon Fire HD 10 Kids Edition Tablet (32 GB); $130 (save $70)

- Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8 inches with 32 GB; $100 (save $50)

Apple iPad Mini (64 GB); $379 (save $20)

- Apple iMac 27 inches with 256 GB; $1649 (save $150)

- Vankyo MatrixPad S2 Tablet; $120 (save $10)

Tech, gadgets, and TVs


- Apple Watch Series 3 with GPS; $179 (save $20) 

- SAMSUNG 75-inch Class Crystal 4K Smart TV; $998 (save $200)

- Apple AirPods Pro; $169 (save $50)

- Nixplay 2K Smart Digital Picture Frame 9.7 Inch Silver; $238 (save $92)

- All-New Amazon Echo Dot with Clock and Alexa (4th Gen); $39 (save $21)

- MACTREM LED Ring Light 6" with Tripod Stand; $16 (save $3)

- Anker Soundcore Upgraded Bluetooth Speaker; $22 (save $8)

- Amazon Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote; $28 (save $12)

Canon EOS M50 Mirrorless Camera with EF-M 15-45mm Lens; $549 (save $100)

DR. J Professional HI-04 Mini Projector; $93 (save $37)

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Black Friday Deals on Retro Gaming Consoles and Drones Are Here


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Cold weather and a little time off from work is the perfect combination for a gaming marathon. Get everything you need with an extra 20 percent off when you use the coupon code BFSAVE20 for a limited time during The Mental Floss Shop's Pre-Black Friday sale.

1. Gamebud Portable Gaming Console (Red); $16 (78 Percent Off)


Swap your smartphone for this retro gaming console pre-loaded with classic 8-bit games.

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2. Gamecube Controller Adapter For Wii/Pc/Nintendo Switch; $8 (60 Percent Off)


Use your GameCube controller on just about any game with this adaptor, which can be used on a Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Switch, or PC.

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3. Two-In-One Protective Case With Stand For Nintendo Switch Lite; $12 (37 Percent Off)


Keep your Nintendo Switch Lite safe with a protective case and stand to prevent scratches and other damage.

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4. Mini Handheld Game Console 2.0 + 268 Games; $12 (76 Percent Off)


Nineties kids, rejoice. This retro console comes complete with 268 throwback games like Donkey Kong, Super Mario Bros., and more.

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5. Portable Foldable Ultimate 4k Drone; $49 (67 Percent Off)


Take pictures, video, and even stream content through this compact drone with a 4K HD camera and wide-angle lens.

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6. Ultra-Slim 500-Game Retro Gaming Device (Blue); $11 (94 Percent Off)


Bring the biggest and clunkiest arcade games with you anywhere when they’re packed in this ultra-slim retro device.

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7. Retro Tv Game Console; $29 (68 Percent Off)


This console, which is compatible with today’s televisions, will bring your memories to life by offering more than 620 classic 8-bit games.

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8. Diy Building Block Fly And Drive Drone; $28 (30 Percent Off)


Build your own drone with this kit that includes digital controls, flight stabilization, 12 minutes of flight time, and more.

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9. Retro Mini Built-In 400 Video Game Handheld Console; $20 (71 Percent Off)


Play the video games you grew up adoring and experience them on the big screens you’re using today. This handheld console can hook up to any AV output for gaming at home or on the go.

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10. Space Fighters Building Block Drone; $28 (30 Percent Off)


Design your own drone with precise flight controls and learn about aerodynamics, weight distribution, and other concepts.

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