THE WATER CARTERS At this stage, Melbourne was reliant on water carters for its water supply. Having recently spent some time in Nairobi where our house was reliant on tanked water for its domestic supply, I have a new appreciation … Continue reading ?
Bryce Menzies was supposed to jump across a fake Western ghost town in Santa Fe, New Mexico this past Saturday, live on Red Bull TV. He was going to be attempting to break the world record for the longest offroad truck jump, which stood at 332 feet. Show More Summary
Wilson Combat Introduces the Sentinel XL, available in 45, 9mm, and 38 Super. This post Wilson Combat Introduces the Sentinel XL Sub-compact 1911 appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Pinesfest on Fire Island is going to be like Studio 54 on the beach, and you need to be there.
From a feminist dance piece inspired by 1970's slasher films to a Bollywood dance party on a boat, we have some ideas for how to spend this Burning Man week off the playa. [ more › ]
After spending over a year in development, the award-winning Cloak Tuck 3.0 IWB Holster is now capable of carrying revolvers. This post Alien Gear Holsters’ Cloak Tuck 3.0 IWB Holster Now Compatible with Revolvers appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Google is pretty much everywhere. It’s in your smartphone, car, and maybe even your watch — but there’s still nothing like searching Google on a desktop computer. To this day, about 64 per cent of US web surfers use Google as their primary search engine. More »
California wildfire updates: Hundreds evacuated in fast-moving fire in Riverside County Aug. 30, 2016, 4:42 p.m. A rash of fires this summer has destroyed homes, subjected residents to evacuation orders and disrupted activities at Hearst Castle. Here are some of the fires now burning in California...
Inspired by a stand alone Topps oddball set from 1969, this is a cutesy Topps insert from 2016 Archives - I like the minimalist design with the rounded corners and facsimile autograph, so I added on the cheap. Trout has to be 'the guy'...Show More Summary
A woman at the home heard noises coming from the front of the house when a man broke through a set of French doors armed with a knife. This post Resident Shoots Knife-Wielding Home Invader appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
My job lives entirely online. Everything I do eventually ends up on this website. But it’s not that simple — behind the scenes, there’s a lot going on that has to run smoothly and work correctly to make my job easy and streamlined. At the very least, I need a fast ‘net connection, and I need it to work all the time. Show More Summary
SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Endesa Chile, the country's largest power generator, said on Tuesday it is rescinding the water rights to several hydroelectric projects and will take a $52 million writedown this year associated with those investments.
It’s time for the mashups. Developer ASMB Games has mixed Mario into No Man’s Sky to create No Mario’s Sky. This is a 2D, sidescrolling exploration game that has Nintendo’s plumber collecting coins, stomping on goombas, and flying to other planets. Like developer Hello Games’ space-exploration game No Man’s Sky, No Mario’s Sky uses procedural […]
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea has made considerable progress this year on weapons technology, including testing a submarine-launched missile for the first time, but it's still not clear if the isolated nation has developed a nuclear warhead.
(Scott Johnson) PJ Media’s Tyler O’Neil draws attention to the remarks of Secretary of State John Kerry in Bangladesh on Monday. Kerry explicitly asked the media to cover terrorism less, so “people wouldn’t know what’s going on.” I think that Kerry’s statement truly represents the deep thoughts of President Obama. Show More Summary
(Steven Hayward) Is it still okay to make Jewish mother jokes? If not, Woody Allen is in deep trouble, and most of his old films will need to be banned. There are two answers to this question. The diversity mongers of the identity politics...Show More Summary
When I wrote this article on my personal blog almost six years ago, I had no idea that it would remain so prescient today. There is very little that I would change from that post, so I’m publishing it unchanged here. John Kenneth Galbraith,...Show More Summary
With meager few grains of sand left in the top of the hourglass tracking the time left in this transfer window, plenty associated with Premier League clubs will be on edge up until Wednesday’s 11 p.m. deadline. For supporters, one eye...Show More Summary
By the Sea director Angelina Jolie and her daughter Shiloh were driving through Toluca Lake, CA on Sunday when they passed two young children trying to sell an enormous stuffed bear named “Big Bear” for $50. So what did Angie do? Angie...Show More Summary
Paul Krugman stopped by Business Insider to talk to senior editor Josh Barro. Krugman discussed the EU ruling ordering Apple to pay $14.5 billion in taxes to Ireland. Follow BI Video: On Twitter Join the conversation about this story »