In the sleepy English country town of Stowmarket you’ll find one of the world’s top Ducati specialists: Made In Italy Motorcycles. For thirty years John Fallon has been buying, selling and restoring Ducatis—and we’ve finally snared a...Show More Summary
Built between the 9th and 10th century, the Basilica de San Francesco is itself an architectural masterpiece that has been recognized the world over as one of the most lovely old world churches still in existence and is a UNESCO protected...Show More Summary
Valve is one of the world's greatest computer game developers, making groundbreaking titles like "Half-Life," "Portal," and "Left 4 Dead." It also runs Steam, the hyper-successful software distribution platform. As a private company, Valve doesn't disclose financials. Show More Summary
Two transit cops had the privilege of welcoming one of Philadelphia's newest residents to the world Christmas evening. "When she was on the train I guess the baby said, 'I'm ready to come out now,'" Toney Harris-Saunders, who was on the same subway train headed to see family, told NBC 10. Show More Summary
G.K. Chesterton wrote, "To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless." And if there is one thing everyone needs, it is genuine hope.
Germany was one of the few countries in the world to take a no-excuses approach to developing renewable energy by creating a highly ambitious set of policies to promote localized, distributed generation. In many ways, the policies were a resounding success. But Germany is also facing some hard realities. read more
Motors whirred as a gleaming white dome slowly opened, allowing one of the premier solar telescopes in the world to track the magnetic fields and exploding flares of the sun. In a few hours, computers would translate that data into detailed video and pictures of the sun’s turbulent...
(NSFW: Language) Some men just want to watch the world burn. And some cats just can’t watch others at peace. YouTuber druxx0r’s pet is one such Joker. Witness as it seethes with hate and envy towards its fellow feline.
In the 1960s, Walter Keane was one of the world’s most famous—and possibly most derided—painters. His pictures of sad little children with big saucer-size eyes might have exemplified “heroic bad taste,” as one New York museum curator...Show More Summary
The Neapolitan tradition of “suspended coffee” — paying for two, drinking one and leaving the receipt for the other for a stranger — has spread around the world.
Sometimes it's just one of those days No matter what you do or however much positive mental attitude you project into the world, a bad day is inevitably going to find its way to you eventually See also: 23 Kids Having a Worse MondayShow More Summary
"Maybe I need to order a generator with this one -- just in case I want to finish booting up the machine!" writes Matt R. Ryan H. wrote, "Found this RAM on Rakuten. Something tells me it's for Charles Babbage's computer, not a ThinkServer." "I was looking for some information about Powershell," Louise H. Show More Summary
His status in history isn't debated, A question to be asked then, why is the greatest man, when great men are rated.. the one that you don't know… His name is the most popular in the world, (true prophet— their prophecies must come true)...Show More Summary
With London derbies and potential sendoffs. The Premier League's teams got a nice little five-day rest and now get to kick off one of the world's best holiday traditions: Running themselves into the ground! For most Premier League teams, the game that they play on Boxing Day will be the first of four in eight days. Show More Summary
Joseph Bottum, the critic and author, explains why he has taken to writing Christmas songs – they are “one of the last few enchantments left in our public world”: Think of it this way: If meaning comes only from us — if meaning arrives only via the human outlook on the world — then there […]
GERMANY: Aidan's Dreamy Room One of the wonderful things about the internet is the ability to share and connect across borders and oceans. We love seeing homes from around the world and seeing the design trends that thread their way throughout the world as well as be introduced to new styles influenced by a diversity of cultures. Show More Summary
Christmas is one of the many, many things that Hollywood likes to spin on its head and give us all kinds of unrealistic expectations about, thereby making the real thing seem like a giant disappointment. In other words, Christmas in Hollywood is not really anything at all like Christmas in the real world. Show More Summary
Because there's only one acceptable answer when your mean dad tries to get you to choose between mommy and Santa Claus. Read more...
Being able to communicate with people is one of the most important skills that a person could ask for — not being able to do so leaves you isolated and
Hold the fat bastard down! Answer me punk! Is it true that you give toys to every child in the world? Even the ones whose moms and dads are terrorists? Hah, that’s material support. Hit him with the electric shock. Do you refuse to hand over the naughty or nice list for us to use [...]