College is the greatest time of your life. You get to write involved exegeses on the sociological import of Top Gear while eating mass-produced pizza, chase a new crop of girls, and show off your complex inner world by tricking out your dorm room.

If your goal is to create a co-ed mecca complete with "Starry Night" poster and comfy furniture, grab a Slouch Back, which is essentially an inflatable cushion with arms that turns your crappy twin-sized extra-long dorm mattress into a cuddle-ready couch.


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