There are many issues that baffle me about American tradition, none extra so than the custom of getting to share a room with a stranger if you go away to varsity. In the event you’re at present struggling via precisely that, then HBO has a promotional product for you.
It’s known as the HBO Field, and so far as I can inform, it’s principally an enormous black cardboard field with air holes and a few cutouts to stay your legs via. The thought is that you just lie again in your mattress with the higher half of your physique encased within the field, leaving you free to look at no matter you need in your cellphone with out having to fret about your roommate with the ability to peer over your shoulder. They’ll in all probability nonetheless be capable to hear you, although, as a result of, as I stated, it’s a cardboard field.
HBO clearly needs you to make use of the field to catch up by itself exhibits, however I’m going to stage with you right here: if I walked in on my roommate mendacity horizontally on their mattress within an enormous black field, the final factor I’m going to imagine is that they’re watching His Darkish Supplies in there. However to every their very own.
Anyway, if you wish to get your fingers on one in every of these packing containers, then HBO is at present operating a contest with its “model activation” companion Fooji. Over the following couple of days, Fooji’s Twitter account can be placing out a tweet at 12PM ET to ask for submissions. To enter, simply reply to the tweet with the data requested, and also you’ll be given an opportunity to register for an opportunity to win. You’ll must be over the age of 18, have a .edu e mail tackle, and reside in an space served by both DoorDash or FedEx. Together with the field, the competitors’s guidelines point out that you might additionally get your fingers on stickers, HBO T-shirts, or a pair of AirPods.