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Bionic Blunder

In this skit from comedy show Le Dézapping du Before, a man goes on TV to talk about his high tech artificial arm. He starts to talk about its recording feature when he accidentally sets off the last motion he recorded. Skip to 2:15...

A Scent That Smells Like Sensuality

17 hours agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

A perfume that smells nice is always a solid option, but what about a fragrance that promises to draw people in? Meet Le Premier Parfum, the brainchild of Carole Beaupré and Pauline Rochas, granddaughter of the man behind the famed French fashion house. The scent is rich with notes engineered to attract,... More »

Johnny Manziel Accuser -- I've Got Pics Of Fight Injuries

The man who claims he was attacked by Johnny Manziel and his "entourage" last week says he's still in pain from the alleged hotel beatdown... and says he's got pics to prove it. TMZ Sports spoke with Chris Gonos... who claims his le...

Porsche To Run Third Car At Le Mans; Still Says Button Won't Drive It

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Volkswagen Group nemesis Audi has brought three cars to Le Mans for years, and now Porsche's joining the three-car party. But who will drive it, you ask? Porsche pinkie-swears they'll choose from their own GT driver pool, but rumors still suggest some names from F1 may have a go. Read more...

[Podcast] Whatever – November 24th, 2014 – “Trailer for a Trailer”

This week: Jurassic World teasers, Far Cry 4, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Grand Theft Auto V: Next-Gen, and a movie called Septic Man, Anything less would be uncivilized. As always, you can find us on iTunes, SoundCloud, or YouTube. Leave a comment below, head to our Facebook page, or hit us up on Twitter, and let us know your thoughts. Show More Summary

Cop Who Accidentally Killed Unarmed Man: "I Was So Scared"

The rookie cop who accidentally shot and killed a man in a Brooklyn housing project stairwell Thursday night has remained in seclusion since the incident. Officer Peter Liang, who lives with his parents in Bensonhurst, has barely left his bedroom, according to one neighbor who told the Times, "Peter can’t stop thinking about what happens [sic]. Show More Summary

The Henry Ford on conserving the 1967 Le Mans-winning Ford GT 40 Mk IV

4 days agoVehicles / Cars : Hemmings.com

The 1967 Le Mans-winning GT 40 Mk IV on display at The Henry Ford in 2011. Photos courtesy Ford Motor Company. Ask most race fans to name the first time an American team won Le Mans with an American car, and most will point to Ford’s 1-2-3 sweep of the podium in 1966. While many […]

Fernando Alonso Will Probably Be Confirmed At McLaren On December 1

5 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Per Formula One correspondent Nick Daman on Radio Le Mans' Midweek Motorsport show, the date to watch for Fernando Alonso's team decision is December 1. That announcement is likely to be a move to the McLaren Honda team. Read more.....

Actor Patrick Dempsey to again race in 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2015

Actor Patrick Dempsey will race in the 24 Hours of Le Mans for the third consecutive year in 2015, Porsche North America said Wednesday.

Le'Veon Bell includes Steelers' offensive line in candidacy for award

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell couldn’t say enough about his offensive line after rushing for a career-high 204 yards Monday night in a 27-24 win over the Tennessee Titans. The second-year man took his appreciation for...Show More Summary

Motorsports: Nine-time Le Mans winner Tom Kristensen to retire

Le Mans icon Tom Kristensen is retiring. The Danish driver, who was an integral part of Audi's absolute dominance at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, captured a record-breaking nine wins at the legendary endurance race, along with six overall...Show More Summary

Nine-Time Le Mans Winner Tom Kristensen Announces Retirement

last weekVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Following Audi Sport Team Joest teammate Allan McNish's strategy of "quit when you're ahead," record-holding nine-time Le Mans winner Tom Kristensen announced his retirement from sportscar racing today. Read more...

France Misspell Lucas Digne's Name on Shirt for Sweden Friendly

Lucas Digne did not start France's friendly with Sweden on Tuesday evening, which may have saved Les Bleus ' kit man a few blushes. In a picture taken in the dressing room before the game in Marseille, the Paris Saint-Germain left-back's...Show More Summary

Spy Shots: Porsche Cayman GT4 speeds back into view

We're all familiar with the succession of numbers that follow the letters GT on a hard-core Porsche 911: the GT1 that was Stuttgart's Le Mans contender in the late 90s, the GT2 that packs turbochargers but without the Turbo's all-wheel drive and excess weight, and the naturally aspirated GT3 that's the enthusiast's choice. Show More Summary

Blaken Rolex Explorer II “Steve McQueen”

Steve McQueen may have worn a Tag Heuer Monaco wristwatch in the film Le Mans, but in real life he wore a Rolex Explorer II, model 1655. The Explorer II is still today among the most popular models in collectors … The post Blaken Rolex Explorer II “Steve McQueen” appeared first on Highsnobiety.

The Banned Books of Guantánamo: Banned Books of Guantánamo: 'A Most Wanted Man' by John le Carré

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2016 Toyota Prius to inherit hybrid technology from Le Mans racecars – report

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

The fourth-generation Toyota Prius will feature technology currently being honed in the brand’s endurance racecars. Toyota Motorsport GmbH president Yoshiaki Kinoshita told Automotive News the new Prius – due next year – will be equipped with technology from its TS040 Hybrid Le Mans racer. “Our components already have parts from the next-generation Prius,” Kinoshita revealed. [...]

Perec’s Sort of First Novel to be Published

David Bellos in The Guardian. Georges Perec never made a secret of having written an unpublished early novel about Antonello da Messina’s Portrait of a Man, but after his death in 1982, the manuscript of Le Condottière couldn’t be found. Show More Summary

Toyota hybrid racer tech trickles down to next-gen Prius

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

Toyota takes lessons learned from its Le Mans racer to the street.

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