It’s notoriously difficult to get in and out of Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Traffic will be so bad for this weekend’s sold-out race, you might as well camp out. Since you’re not driving anyway, why not have a beer—or ten? Join us as we roam Indy’s campgrounds in search of the party. Read more...
[gutbag] is a guitarist. And guitarists are notorious knob-twiddlers: they love their effects pedals. But when your music involves changing settings more than a few times in the middle of a song, it can get distracting. If only there...Show More Summary
In 2005, DC Comics was in the middle of a reboot of sorts. The company has a somewhat notorious reputation for reboots and relaunches , but it’s a fairly common practice in today’s modern comic book climate. Read more...
Photo by Billie Weiss/Zuffa LLC You might not be aware of this—because the two men involved are notoriously publicity shy and the story’s been wildly underreported—but undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. and MMA star Conor McGregor might face each other in a boxing match. Show More Summary
Luke Rockhold minced no words when giving a prediction for his UFC 199 main event rematch with Michael Bisping. The UFC middleweight champ is notoriously confident, but for this one, he said there’s no doubt. Filed under: News, UFC
Video: Adam Savage from Mythbusters is a notorious geek — he’s one of the brains behind technology website Tested.com, and as well as having a background in special effects and fabrication, he’s also worked as an animator and graphic designer. Show More Summary
Kim Kardashian does not want Kanye West keeping up with his fans! Though the rapper is notoriously broke, his reality star wife has forbidden him from going on tour this… READ ON
The UK is notorious for their Air Passenger Duty, which is the highest passenger tax levied anywhere in the world. If you're on a premium cabin ticket originating out of the UK, you'll pay $200+ for that tax alone. It's worth keeping...Show More Summary
Science is notorious bad at answering life’s big questions, but can the methods of science bring us closer to truth? photo by: Marcello Maria Perongini [NOTE: Laird Shaw has authored this terrific post synthesizing many contributions from Skeptiko-Forum participants. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — Recalls related to Takata air bags, which have already led to the largest auto recall in U.S. history, keep growing. Takata joins a list of notorious product recalls, some of which were handled better than others by the corporations involved. Here’s a look at some other headline-grabbing recalls: FORD PINTO […]
Takata joins a list of notorious product recalls, some of which were handled better than others by the corporations involved
News is spreading across Oklahoma City that a notorious late-term abortion business plans to open a new office there this summer, and many residents are upset. Julie Burkhart is behind the new abortion facility. The businesswoman has a shady reputation, having once run an abortion clinic for late-term abortionist George Tiller. She currently owns and […]
Notoriously publicity eschewing Philly rockers prove they're "Nobody's Baby".
Science fiction is notoriously difficult to stage.
image credit YouTube A Beijing company has unveiled spectacularly futuristic designs for a pollution-busting, elevated bus capable of gliding over the nightmarish mega-jams for which urban China has become notorious.Plans for the so-called Transit Explore Bus were showcased earlier this month at a technology expo in the Chinese capital. Show More Summary
(Image: CCTV News) A company in Beijing, China has devised a radically new approach to mass transportation that, it says, will reduce the notoriously heavy traffic of Chinese cities. What makes the Transit Explore Bus different from conventional buses is that it straddles car lanes, making use of the vertical space above cars. Show More Summary
A second US affiliate and major partner of Mossack Fonseca, the law firm that is the source of the notorious Panama Papers, has cut their ties to clients and gone dark, as investigations and charges batter the Panama-based company.
Since 1973, and the notorious Roe vs. Wade ruling which allowed women the right to legally seek an abortion, terminating the lives of unborn babies has become commonplace in the United States. Using the “my body, my choice” argument, countless women have believed, perhaps erroneously, that because the life of her child resides inside her... Show More Summary
Tim Stark’s Charlestown roadside zoo, Wildlife in Need—a notoriously abusive facility that PETA has tracked for years, which offers “playtime” events in which baby wild animals who have been... The post Sick and Dying Animals, Harassment of Federal Inspectors, and More at ‘Wildlife in Need’ appeared first on PETA.
Fans were unsure of the future of "Top Gear" after Jeremy Clarkson was fired from the program back in 2015. But the popular BBC car show is back May 30 with a new lineup of hosts, including a familiar face from "Friends." Produced by Chris Snyder. Show More Summary