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Spyra One takes squirt guns to the next level

Remember the big ol' pulse rifle that Sigourney Weaver used to kill xenomorphs in the movie <i>Aliens</i>? Well, imagine if she'd been using an equally-nasty …

Guns

Ancient Technology From The 1800s Unearthed In Washington

The city of Spokane, Washington has been putting forth a plan to rebuild North Monroe Street from Indiana Avenue to Kiernan Avenue. They announced to …

Mayonnaise is disgusting, and science agrees

Do you side with science on this important issue?<p>For much of the past year, I have fought a one-sided battle with a popular fast casual restaurant chain that we’ll call “Ready.” Unlike most restaurants, Ready doesn't make sandwiches, assemble salads, or otherwise perform acts of cookery upon …

D-Day Beaches Then And Now - Incredible Photographs Bring Past And Present Together

Some 10,000 Allied men were killed or wounded on the first day.<p>Reuters<p>The former Juno Beach D-Day landing zone, where Canadian forces once came …

Chapultepec, the Mexican Castle That Drove a Belgian Princess to Madness and an Austrian Archduke to the Firing Squad

A haphazard, rambling palace best described as resembling a riverboat-fortress, its place as a central part of Mexican history stretches from the …

Hitler and 'his Volkswagen': Tracing the 80-year history of the Beetle

The VW Beetle has the Nazis to thank for its existence. Adolf Hitler laid the cornerstone of the Volkswagen factory in Wolfsburg 80 years ago. Here, …

The 10 Most Underrated Cartridges

A little while back I attempted to count the number of commercially available cartridges and stopped because everything turned purple and silver, and …

Emily Ratajkowski Could Sell Anything, but Her Swimwear Is Unreal

Emily Ratajkowski may not have the most <i>affordable</i> swimwear line, but the teeny bikinis and high-leg one-pieces in her Inamorata Swim collection are certainly some of the hottest suits out there. We love her penchant for sweet polka dots and sultry snakeskin, but what we really love is just how …

Emily Ratajkowski

The World's Best Athletes Smoke Weed. Here's Proof. What Now?

<b>Cannabis culture in sports</b> has an old-school stigma. You'll hear vague talk of scientific research here, news of a failed drug test or arrest there. But, to be blunt, real talk is hard to come by.<p>So here's a reality check: Professional athletes smoke weed. Indeed, the overwhelming majority of them …

A Few Kind Words for the .308

In reading Richard Mann’s <i>The Scout Rifle Study</i>, a paragraph leaped off the page at me. (I was, with some effort, able to stuff it back.)<p>Right now, in …

Weird

Now Almost 50 Years Into An Iconic Career, All John Prine Wants Is One More Cigarette

<i>The RX is Uproxx Music’s stamp of approval for the best albums, songs, and music stories throughout the year. Inclusion in this category is the highest distinction we can bestow, and signals the most important music being released throughout the year. The RX is the music you need, right now.</i><p>There …

Cyberpunk 2077's Single-Play Is An "Immense, Story-Driven" RPG; But Multiplayer Not Ruled Out

Cyberpunk 2077 is as highly anticipated as it is shrouded in mystery; the game has been in the works for six years, with little information on what it will actually be like. Now, developer CD Projekt Red is dropping a small hint as to what players can expect.<p>At a streamed CD Projekt Red financial …

Two Americans Among Seven Westerners Killed by Turkish Forces in Syria

There’s been an outbreak of fighting between citizens of NATO countries in Syria, where volunteers who fought ISIS with the Kurds are now under …

Gun Review: SIG 716 DMR G2

Let’s begin by translating some acronyms: “DMR” stands for “Designated Marksman Rifle,” and refers to the Marine and Army tactic of equipping a …

Walk out? Father of Parkland shooting victim has another idea

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ryan Petty, the father of one of the students killed in last month's shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, has proposed an alternative to the school walkouts being held around the country Wednesday.<p>He is urging people to "walk up," not out.<p>"Instead of walking out of school in …

Parkland Shooting

Officer’s Hesitation To Stop Shooting Fits A Pattern Of Police Cowardice

My uncle John is a retired Los Angeles police officer. He doesn’t like to talk about it, but if I buy him enough drinks, he’ll tell how he captured …

Guns

Bill Walton Was In Rare Form During The Warriors-Blazers Broadcast Wednesday Night

On Wednesday night, ESPN held their annual “crossover” games, during which they mixed and matched NCAA and NBA broadcasters to add some variety to the on-air proceedings. The first game paired up the legendary Dick Vitale with Mark Jackson to call the Celtics-Clippers game at TD Garden.<p>The second …

On this day in 1703: the 47 Rōnin avenge their master's death in a legendary tale of samurai honour

When Algernon Bertram Freeman-Mitford, first Lord Redesdale, published <i>Tales of Old Japan</i> in 1871, he introduced English readers to one of Japan’s most loved historical tales: the “Akō incident”, or the tale of the 47 rōnin.<p>The story – which is based in fact – began with Asano Naganori of Akō, a …

Samurai

Edgevale Cast Iron Utility Pants

The Cast Iron Utility Pants by Edgevale are the ultimate hard wearing, everyday outdoor pant. Made with the brand´s proprietary duck cotton (4 times …

Cargo Pants

Wingback Cash Wallet

Wingback are back with their third wallet. The Wingback Cash wallet is a beautiful tailor made leather wallet that is personalized to your taste, …

Dodge Demon

Meet the world’s fastest production car, the mind-blowing 840hp Dodge Challenger SRT Demon. The impressive muscle car is powered by a supercharged …

Sharp Choices: Two New Knives for Hunting Season

As we eagerly await the beginning of the Second Korean War, it’s prudent to remember that if you’re not going to be carrying a rifle in the Land of …

The Ultimate Collection of Manly Last Words | The Art of Manliness

People have always been intrigued by the last words of others. What did a man use his final breaths to utter? Were they scared as they glimpsed the …

Want a Scout Rifle? Get One of These Models

Some guns are instant successes. Others require years for their wonderfulness to percolate down to the shooting public. And so it has been with the …

The Wheel of Time Will Be Adapted as a TV Series

Robert Jordan's widow says an official announcement is imminent.<p>A Wheel of Time TV series is indeed in the works.<p>In a press statement, Harriet …

Nintendo Is Offloading The Seattle Mariners [Update]

In 1992, Nintendo’s then-president Hiroshi Yamauchi went out and bought a majority stake in the Seattle Mariners baseball team. It was one of the …

Hunter S. Thompson's Rejection Letter to a Famous Author: 'Cheapjack Scum'

The man had a way with insults.<p>A rejection letter needs to do two things: 1) softly inform the recipient that their work will not be accepted and 2) kindly encourage them to do better next time. Hunter S. Thompson has the appropriate verbosity and temperament to pen such letters. And he fulfills …

Wingback Wallet

Wingback is a beautiful tailor made leather wallet that is personalized to your taste, first choose your leather from three leather styles, pick the …