In the early 1800s, the Western world was like a gigantic, real life game of Risk. The Napoleonic Era was coming to a close. The United States and Haiti were newly independent. Several independence wars were underway in Latin America. The U.S. dealt a staggering defeat to the British in the War of 1812. Vast parts of Western civilization were seemingly being redrawn every year.
It was against...View more »
I present, for your consideration, these magnetic hooks . They hold 40 pounds if they’re stuck to something upside down, or 15 pounds if they’re on a wall or something. They cost $10 for a 4-pack. I don’t really know what else to say about them, but that’s definitely a good price!Amazon product B01L75YPRA
The final season of 12 Monkeys kicked off this week with three episodes where the characters must deal with the events and revelations from last season. And we have to discuss Jennifer Goines, International Woman of Mystery.
I’m not going to try to cover everything that happened so I’ll just hit some highlights that stayed with me.
12 Monkeys started off with Jones and Cole trying to change...View more »
USB-C will be the only cable we ever have to use before too long, but until that day comes, you’ll need some adapters to ease the transition.
I already know what I’m gonna do. Me, cheesecake, ginger ale and my bro doing routine service on my CR-V and also planning for my crazy Type-R swap. What are you gonna do?
TGIF, Forced Induction Friday, that is. Today we examine a car that many people associate with the word “turbo”. This is NZG 266, the Porsche 911 / 930 Turbo. This casting entered the range in ~ 1984, and is very much a period piece:
The 911/930 Turbo, a legend starting in the late 70s through the 80s. With legendary snap oversteer, these gained the nickname “widowmaker”, and are famous for...View more »
The current crew of the International Space Station got to watch The Last Jedi without the distraction of crying kids or floors sticky with spilled soda. Just another reason to become an astronaut if you needed one.
All of the crew understand English so that keeps things simple.
Buying headlight bulbs for your car before you need them will save you an inconvenient (and if it’s at night or raining, potentially illegal) trip to the auto parts store, and with this 20% Amazon coupon , you might as well stock up.
Philips X-tremeVision bulbs are the brightest bulbs Philips offers, and come in bunch of different sizes to fit most vehicles. Just note that you won’t see the...View more »
Last week, pop star Melanie Martinez, who rose to prominence on The Voice, was accused of rape by her former best friend Timothy Heller. In the days since, both women have shared multiple statements disputing the details of consent, as well as the chronology of what took place.
Martinez shared a new statement last night, addressing some amateur sleuth work from her fans, who dug up old photos...View more »
Aquí tienes nuestro resumen de lo mejor y lo más leído de Gizmodo en Español. ¿No estabas prestando atención? Esto es lo que te has perdido.El árbol más remoto del planeta obligará a reescribir los libros de historia
Los habitantes de la remota Isla Campbell, al sur de Nueva Zelanda, lo conocen como el árbol más solitario del mundo, y no les falta razón. El siguiente árbol más cercano está a...View more »
Hey it me Novi. I was struck with inspiration. I want to taste test more stuff after going to a few events this spring. I figured I’d write about some of them too.
Full Disclosure this is not sponsored I bought these products with my own money.
For the first article I found some cold brew coffees of a brand I’d never heard of.
La COLOMBE Draft Lattes. There were three varieties at our local...View more »
Superstar makeup artist Sam Fine and I go back like lips and lipstick; we’ve been working together as model and makeup artist for 25 years. He is one of the premier makeup artists in the industry, and one of the few African-American artists to publish beauty books: Fine Beauty and Fine: The Basics of Beauty. His work epitomizes artistry and glamour, as evidenced on famous faces like...View more »
For what Apple’s 12" MacBook lacks in ports and power, it makes up for in portability and sheer beauty . Today only, first gen refurbs are marked down to $800 (256GB/1.2 GHz) or $900 (512GB/1.3GHz) on Amazon.
The...View more »
GT3 vs GT3 RS
Bonus E63AMG wagon sounds only video f you’d prefer that instead
Update: If you missed this last month or already finished your first bag , this deal is back on!
For just 3 cents per candy, you can get 360 Jolly Ranchers for $11 . Whether you’re going to gift to your mom on Mother’s Day, fill your candy dish at the office, or simply stuff your pie hole, this is a great deal.Amazon product B004YGQK5K