If you need an excuse to sleep through that Psych 101 lecture instead of taking notes, just come to class with one of these $20 Claustrophobic Notebooks that are designed to be hard to open. To access the pages within you'll actually need to tear the cover and individual sheets on one edge.

Why? Who knows? Maybe it's art, or a conversation starter, or even just a clever way to conserve paper usage. And who would even use one of these? Well, if you have to ask, let us just direction your attention to our typewriting Starbucks friend as one possible candidate. [L'Atelier D'exercises via bookofjoe]