“I Neeeed It” was one of the most popular new subreddit communities of 2017, a place where redditors convene to chat novelty products that they really don’t need at all (but are kind of wackily useful). Because it’s Reddit, the stuff runs from the super geeky to the plain weird: Japanese toilet-seat stickers that unclog your toilet, a Death Star fire pit, and a John Deere Roomba. And while some of them are only good ideas in theory, and others not shoppable at all, we did manage to find a bunch of them on Amazon that were worth the hype. Below, some of the best products we’ve learned about thanks to the people of the internet.
Eleclover On-Off Table Lamp
A table lamp with a built-in gravity sensor that resembles an “On/Off” switch, and toggles on and off accordingly as you press it.
So you never have to aim and swat with a newspaper again, or get too close to their thousand eyes, a handy spider catcher that scoops them up at long range and keeps them in place with a glue trap until you’re ready to release them.