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Replica Animal House Deathmobile on eBay
National Lampoon’s Animal House is a monument to college life and chock full of moving metal, including the “Eat Me” float, a 1959 Chevrolet Corvette, a suicide-rear-doored 1964 Lincoln Continental,
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Written by Mischa Arnosky
“Keys, scumbag. It’s the universal symbol for keys.”
Remember this? Mike Ehrmantraut says this to Walter White in the desert in the first episode of the first half … of the last season ofBreaking Bad. Mike had just left a makeshift hospital in Mexico (after feeding the chickens) and ran into Walt and Jesse. He ultimately ditched his Cadillac DTS to hop in Walt and Jesse’s white, sand-covered Dodge Charger.
Oh, and if you haven’t seen all of the episodes of best show that ever graced television (sorry, I’m one of those guys), you might want to stop reading.
And while I’m one of those insufferable supporters of AMC’s former flagship show, I’m also a car guy — and I’m thinking a lot of the writers of Breaking Bad were car guys/girls as well. Cars are big on the show.
I’m always excited when a TV show doesn’t cover a car’s badging with a piece
... read more at: http://patch.com/pennsylvania/norristown/the-cars-of-breaking-bad_56cf64ea
HARKER HEIGHTS — In a military town full of smooth faces, there’s a new group pushing back and advocating for men across Central Texas to grow the bushiest, burliest beards they can.
The Lion’s Mane Beard Club, started recently by Army veteran Michael
... read more at: http://kdhnews.com/news/central-texas-lion-s-mane-beard-club-promotes-healthy-facial/article_5f4fda6e-c60b-11e4-ad4b-07a79d565748.html
LANSING – A dispute over Michael Jimenez’s loyalty during his brother’s recent incarceration led to Jimenez’s shooting death last month, a witness testified Wednesday.
Rahsohn Perry, 32, faces murder and gun charges in connection with the Nov. 8 shooting of his brother, Jimenez, 39. 54A District Court Judge Hugh Clarke Jr. determined at a preliminary hearing that there is enough evidence to send Perry to trial for his brother’s death.
The early morning shooting occurred at Lansing resident Chris Hugger’s home in the 300 block of Martin Luther King Boulevard after what Hugger described as a homecoming party gone wrong. Hugger said it was his gun that Perry used to shoot Jimenez.
Jimenez and Perry have the same mother but different fathers.
In Wednesday’s preliminary hearing, Hugger said he returned home the
... read more at: http://www.lansingstatejournal.com/story/news/local/2014/12/03/perry-preliminary-hearing-witnesses/19857727/
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BMW’s EnLighten app
If you live in a city long enough, you get to understand its traffic lights. Some places, they’re synchronized, so when your light turns green, you know how fast you can drive and hit the next one without slowing
... read more at: http://www.thecarconnection.com/news/1099484_bmws-enlighten-app-tells-you-how-to-time-stop-lights-and-helps-launch-the-v2g-revolution
FORT HOOD — Clark W. LeMasters Jr., was chosen for promotion not just because of his record of service, but also because of his character, Lt. Gen. Mark Milley, III Corps and Fort Hood commander, said during a promotion ceremony Friday at Hildner Field.
... read more at: http://kdhnews.com/military/selfless-lemasters-promoted-to-major-general/article_27b61a0a-0928-11e4-830b-001a4bcf6878.html
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We’ve spilled a lot of ink discussing the most congested cities for drivers. But what about the most dangerous states for auto-related deaths?
Michael Sivak and Brandon Schoettle of the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute asked themselves the same
... read more at: http://www.thecarconnection.com/news/1100294_the-safest-deadliest-states-for-car-accidents
a December day in 2010, Bob and Casey Hill walked into a posh apartment just outside downtown Tokyo.
Bob, the former Sonics coach, and Casey, his son, were coaching the Tokyo Apache, a basketball team in the top Japanese league. But their visit had little to do with basketball.
Inside the apartment was Robert Swift, the 7-footer the Sonics selected with the 12th pick in the 2004 NBA draft. Swift entered the NBA as an 18-year-old brimming with potential, but he was out of the league after making about $10 million and playing in just 97 games. He was in Japan as a 25-year-old reclamation project.
Bob and Casey walked into Swift’s apartment and found him in bed. His room was dark. An empty bottle of vodka lay on the floor. He was hung over, and it was clear to Casey that Swift had been drinking alone after his fiancé had
... read more at: http://www.seattletimes.com/html/sports/2023691379_robertswift18xml.html
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Sample driver’s license
When we think of technology and change, we often think of computers, mobile phones, cars, and such. But today, even the most mundane objects are evolving, from electrical outlets to thermostats.
Driver’s licenses are not immune.
Unfortunately, like your grumpy
... read more at: http://www.thecarconnection.com/news/1101625_28-states-use-outdated-drivers-license-format-which-could-leave-you-stranded-at-the-airport