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43 Books About War Every Man Should Read | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Ryan Holiday</i>.<p>War is unquestionably mankind at his worst. Yet, paradoxically, it is in war that men — …

How to Build Your Mental Toughness: 4 Exercises Inspired by War | The Art of Manliness

Jeremy Hall knew his mission was on the verge of going to pieces.<p>The year was 2003, and the Iraq War had just begun. Hall was a member of a secretive …

Survival Bike: Black Ops combines a moped and end of the world arsenal

We’ve seen big trucks decked out for the ever-anticipated apocalypse, but if you’re looking for something a bit smaller and easier on gas, Motopeds …

This Chevy-powered Lola was a Texas middle-finger to Ford

Now it's set to fetch $2 million at auction.<p>This is the car that inspired the Ford GT40, but don't let that fool you into thinking it's also packing Ford power amidships. In fact, its original owner specifically requested that Lola remove the Ford V8 and install a Traco-modified Chevrolet V8.<p>Why? …

Sports Cars

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

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How to Opt Out of Facebook's Interest-Based Ads

Earlier today, Facebook revealed that ads served on mobile devices will include links to a Facebook Page, social context and sharing options from August 6. This move essentially brings its mobile apps in line with those on the desktop version of Facebook.<p>Now, however, Facebook has revealed another …

Denzel Washington, Antoine Fuqua mulling 'Magnificent 7,' report says

Denzel Washingtonand director Antoine Fuqua could be mounting up together again for a remake of the classic western "The Magnificent Seven."<p>Having previously collaborated on "Training Day" and the upcoming "The Equalizer," Washington and Fuqua are in early talks for the remake, a project that has …

One Year Later: Dramatic Photos of Twister Recovery

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6 car mashups that God never intended

In the 2000s, the musical mashup genre saw a peak of popularity with releases like <i>The Grey Album</i> from Danger Mouse that mixed The Beatles and Jay-Z. UK artist James Pursey from <i>Carwow</i> decided to take the same concept of shoehorning two disparate things together but applied the concept to cars. Your …

The Physics of Injectables: Hypodermic Horsepower

Shooting up a little extra performance isn't just for cyclists and baseball players, you know.<p>Engines are designed to run on commonly available fuels, but as every street racer knows, injecting a little something extra can help performance. (Certain athletes seem to have picked up on this concept, …

Engines

Meet the first all-female Palestinian racing team

We are living in a fantastic time for movies about cars and motor racing. The <i>Fast and Furious</i> franchise brings mindless action, and movies like <i>Rush</i> show there can be a more intellectual side to motorsports. There's even room for some interesting documentaries, as well. Havana Motor Club is trying …

1947 Chevy rat rod pickup leaves rubber and smoke in its wake

Cool comes in multiple flavors. One one hand, we have the sophisticated attraction of svelte design and the efficient use of power. Of course, on the other hand there is the allure of being the bad boy and going against the grain. That is part of the appeal of rat rods. Ideally, they are built …

Priyanka Chopra On Her New Country Single and Shattering Indian Stereotypes

Priyanka Chopra has a lot on her plate. The Bollywood star and former Miss World just released her first single off her debut album, a cover of Bonnie Raitt's ballad "I Can't Make You Love Me" and unveiled the accompanying music video at a release party in New York last night. The video for the EDM …

Bollywood

Anonymous OS reportedly used by Snowden reaches version 1.0

Tails, which leaves no trace of Internet activity on computers, was reportedly used by the NSA whistle-blower in discussions with journalists.<p>The operating system reportedly favored by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden to keep his conversations with journalists secret has graduated to 1.0 status.<p>…

Privacy

An Entire Nintendo Console Generation In One Image

Redditor OhioStateBuck has collected every Nintendo 64 cartridge released in North America. Doesn't seem like much, does it? Blame it on those …

Retrogaming

Aussie Ford Falcon GT shows its rear end to Lamborghini Gallardo

When Ford Australia announces, as it did recently, that it wants to celebrate the end of its Ford Performance Vehicle division with a Falcon FPV GT-F that celebrates big-bore origins of the nameplate, it's talking about the kind of car in this video.<p>At some point the classic Falcon GT – said to be …

Projects Archive | Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers

The most amazing go-kart ever built

Strip a motor home to the rails and engine, and crazy fun ensues.<p>You know those home renovation shows, where something terrible is destroyed with extreme prejudice and abundant sledgehammering in order to convert itinto something awe-inspiring and wonderful?<p>That's what Fred Williams and his <i>Dirt</i> …

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Watch Formula Drift Championship leader Chris Forsberg drift a 1975 Datsun 280Z

Chris Forsberg won the Formula Drift Championship in 2009, was in the catbird seat to win it last year until the final race of the season and started this year's season with a win at Long Beach. That is how he can be provide the example for Clarion USA's tagline, "Dream like a champion."<p>In this …

Modified Trabant takes on Nissan GT-R in 1/4-mile battle

The little yellow guy in the right lane above with the "Flitzer" license plate looks like a Trabant 601 wagon and it's called a Trabant, but it's got little to do with the impoverished East German runabout that did its part to drive Communist ideals further into the ground. You'd almost be forgiven …

1971 Nissan Skyline 2000 GT-R First Drive

Driving Godzilla's Granddaddy<p>Let’s test your knowledge of Japan’s Godzilla. No, not the fire-breathing monster that menaced Tokyo so many times through the 1950s and ’60s on film. We mean the mighty Nissan GT-R pedigree that was given the “Godzilla” nickname in 1989 when the Skyline GT-R (R-32) was …

Nissan Skyline

NikonHacker Brings Magic-Lantern-Style Firmware Hacks to Nikon

It's no secret that you can hack Canon cameras firmware with 3rd party hackers like Magic Lantern to push higher dynamic range and bitrate. …

Honda Mean Mower World Record | Top Gear iPad Magazine

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Air Conflicts: Vietnam Ultimate Edition Coming Exclusively To PS4

by BreakingBald Friday, March 28, 2014 at 06:56 PM<p>This should be free 2 play<p>by Cain Sillious Friday, March 28, 2014 at 07:15 PM<p>GOD, WHAT THE F#$! IS …

Krav Maga Technique of the Month: Defending a Straight Stab | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is an excerpt from krav maga expert David Kahn’s book</i> Krav Maga Weapon Defenses.<p>Welcome back to another installment of the Krav …

Junkyard Turbo Swap! Chevy-Powered 1971 Datsun 240Z Autocross Thrash - Roadkill Ep. 26

GM AGL-4 takes Chevy Corvair drivetrain to new levels

Suspended in dark, grainy newsreel footage like the Florida Skunk Ape or a Kraken, we know this creature actually existed even if no one seems to know where it is now. Developed by the General Motors Defense Research Laboratory in Santa Barbara, California as a Chevrolet Corvair-powered …

One-Pot Wonders: Tortilla Soup With Chicken and Avocado

I first became obsessed with tortilla soup while living in LA. I loved the textural components of the dish—crunchy tortilla strips, creamy avocado, tangy cheese, the smooth silkiness of puréed chilies and tomato—and ate it for lunch almost every day.<p>Making this soup in a single pot seemed tricky at …