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Top Gear Patagonia Christmas Special: Video Open Thread

8 minutes agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

We've been waiting for the Top Gear Patagonia Christmas Special was, nicely, near Christmas this year. It's also just as good as you'd hoped it would be. Read more...

Mazda reveals redesigned Carol supercompact

16 minutes agoVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

The city car shares a platform with the Suzuki Alto

Kidnapped Mexican priest found shot dead

A Mexican priest who was kidnapped on Monday has been found shot dead.

Woman reunited with stolen Mustang after 28 years

An enthusiast Christmas story: Salinas, California resident Lynda Alsip bought a 1967 Ford Mustang in 1984 when she was 17 years old, but it was stolen from her two years later. This year, the California Highway Patrol reunited her with her first car after a man tried to register it at the DMV. Show More Summary

Beyonce's dad sells daughter's memorabilia in garage sale

Mathew Knowles was caught cashing in on some of his famous daughter, Beyonce's memorabilia.

Fake It Until You Make It: How to Get The Look You Want at Home — Best of 2014

You might not be able to change everything about your home, but there is still lots you can do it make it look the way you want. Over the past year, we've written about giving the illusion of more space, or achieving a particular style — all by shopping smarter, tricking the eye, or making it yourself instead of buying. Show More Summary

Man arrested for threatening cops, 'white kids' on Facebook

An Illinois man was arrested after a Facebook post in which he allegedly threatened to "kill cops and innocent white kids."

Heavy Snow in French Alps has 15,000 vehicles left stranded

Up to 15,000 vehicles have been stranded in the French Alps by heavy snow.

The Lit C-1: The Electric Motorcycle-Car That Stays Upright In A Collision

41 minutes agoLifestyle / Green Living : Inhabitat

We've seen electric cars and electric bikes, but this is the first time we've seen a vehicle that combines elements of the two. Not just that, but Lit Motor's Lit C-1—a compact two-wheeler—also features electronic gyroscopes that allow the vehicle to stay

One Horse, Two Horse, Three Horse, Four (!) . . .

Sometimes people ask me which of my horses I like best. I'm always stumped by this question - how could I choose? Each horse is uniquely wonderful (and occasionally uniquely annoying), and just so specifically his or her own self, and our relationships deepen every day. Show More Summary

Elderly California couple killed inside home

An elderly couple was found murdered in their home in an affluent suburb of Los Angeles.

A year ago on Unclutterer

2013 Cleaning up after the holidays The following suggestions are a few things you can do to keep the post-holiday cleanup stress to a minimum. Creating New Year’s Resolutions for 2014 Steps to take to create achievable resolutions for 2014. Show More Summary

Turbines Float Like Kites In New Ocean Energy Project

Two powerhouse Japanese companies, Toshiba and IHI, have joined forces in a new ocean energy project that will harness tidal power Turbines Float Like Kites In New Ocean Energy Project was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.

This Return Receipt Proves These Parents Took That Whole ‘Naughty List’ Thing To The Next Level

56 minutes agoLifestyle / Parenting : Mommyish

Anyone who’s ever suffered through the torture of working in retail knows that Black Friday is only the beginning of a long, drawn-out, cluster eff of a month-long shopping spree, which ends with a big ol’ grand finale bang of … More...Show More Summary

These $20,000 Play Houses For Kids Are Nicer Than My Actual House

59 minutes agoLifestyle / Parenting : Mommyish

I am not a wealthy woman, but I can pay my mortgage and buy Kashi cereal. I also work very hard to make sure my children appreciate the things they have, and I refuse to spoil them. That's why I want one of you to buy me one of these $20,000 play houses, and put an electric fence around it that has a "No Kidz Allowed" sign. Show More Summary

10 Ways to Wear a Midi Skirt!

1 hour agoLifestyle / Fashion : FabSugar

We asked 10 women to style one black, pleated midi skirt. The result? Ten truly unique takes on the calf-length skirt that are sure to provide you with loads of outfit inspiration. From prepped up to pops of red and a leather look fit for the downtown girl, there's something for every fashion plate. The only question now is –– how do you midi?

Egypt court reduces sentences for 8 men in gay wedding

An Egyptian court has reduced jail sentences given to eight men who appeared in a video at an alleged gay marriage to one year.

House Tours for the Holidays: 10 Favorites from August

Allison & Ben's Scenic & Textured Brooklyn Home Christina's Comfortable, Collected Austin Abode Caro & Josh's Colorful & Quirky English Home The Bright Home of The Casa Pino Nikki's Vintage Boho Styled Bungalow Tommy & Todd's Bohemian...Show More Summary

This African President Allegedly Spent $18 Million On Cars In One Day

1 hour agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

As far as African leaders go, Gabon's ruling Bongo family aren't terrible. They're not murderous genocidal maniacs. They're just corrupt and have maybe 1,000 luxury cars, many of which are allegedly never even driven. Read more...

Thom Browne Spring/Summer 2015 Lookbook

It’s no secret that Thom Browne is in a league of his own. The avant-garde designer has never had the slightest inclination to make fashion that fits in. This sentiment is reflected in his Spring/Summer 2015 collection. In the past, … The post Thom Browne Spring/Summer 2015 Lookbook appeared first on Selectism.

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