John Billingsley

12 Flips | 1 Magazine | 2 Likes | @JohnBilling5hg5 | Keep up with John Billingsley on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “John Billingsley”

Classic Books Updated with Striking Modern Cover Art

Most reprints of classic books are dominated by large companies that produce low-quality paperbacks with bland covers, as David Mautz discovered when he was looking for a nice set of classic paperbacks. Frustrated by the limited options available, he founded Rock Paper Books, a startup publishing …

Books

25 Thanksgiving Jokes That Will Get You Through Dinner With Your Family

If returning to your hometown, having dinner with your extended family and eating yourself into a food coma aren't your bag, Thanksgiving can be a little uncomfortable. Luckily, these comedians know exactly how you feel.<p>We rounded up 25 of the best musings on Turkey Day so you can crack a smile …

Arsenal 1 Manchester United 2: Louis van Gaal records first away win as Arsene Wenger's misery deepens

Arsenal vs Manchester United, Premier League match report: Wayne Rooney on song on a wretched night for hosts at the Emirates<p>Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels were at the Emirates for this encounter. So cue the jokes. Certainly it was Dumb and Dumber on the pitch, to reference the American actors’ most …

Soccer

Christmas gifts 2014: top technology and gadgets

Tablets, gadgets, phones and radios make the best presents for tech-savvy friends and family<p>Every family harbours at least one tech-obsessive. Whether you’re buying for your gadget-savvy teen, or a difficult-to-buy-for relative, we’ve got all bases covered.<p>Below, find our roundup of the top …

Epic Snow Couldn't Stop This 560-hp Porsche—Until It Did

Having spent more than 35 years traveling the globe to work on some of the most exotic Porsches of all time, Jay Lloyds probably never figured he’d come close to meeting his demise in a blizzard outside of Buffalo, New York.<p>Just five days earlier, Lloyds was in his suburban Toronto Porsche …

Pictures of the Week 11.20.14

England v Slovenia: Five things we learned from 3-1 win in Euro 2016 qualifier at Wembley Stadium

England need to show more tactical variety, Danny Welbeck and Nathaniel Clyne are taking their chances, Uefa has made qualifying too long and the pitch did not help<p><b>Diamonds are not forever</b><p><b>Roy Hodgson</b>’s new diamond formation was hailed as the answer when <b>England</b> beat Switzerland earlier in the season …

Jamie T plays biggest headline gig of career to date at London’s Alexandra Palace

Homecoming show sees Wimbledon based singer-songwriter perform to over 10,000 people<p>Jamie T played the largest headline gig of his career to date …

LaFerrari vs McLaren P1 vs Porsche 918: the verdict

So here we are at last. After 48 hours of intensive/gruelling/pinch-me-is-this-actually-happening road-testing, we’ve come to the end of the ultimate …

Military Aircraft

World Cup: FIFA embroiled in civil war

Former FIFA advisor: "Blatter must go"<p><b>STORY HIGHLIGHTS</b><p>Qatar and Russia cleared of corruption allegations by FIFA<br>• FBI pursuing corruption probe<br>• Michael Garcia to appeal to FIFA<br>• Probe into bidding process now closed<p><i>Follow us at @WorldSportCNN and like us on Facebook</i><p><b>(CNN)</b> -- It's all out civil war at the …

Euro 2016 qualifying: Format, fixture schedule, results and standings

Euro 2016 qualifying is underway and ongoing through the fall of 2015.<p>Qualifying for the 2016 European Championships has begun, with 53 teams vying to book their places in the France-held tournament in two years' time. Chief among them, of course, is a selection of the continent's footballing …