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The Death of a Parent Affects Even Grown Children Psychologically and Physically

Grief is both real and measurable. Scientists now know that the death or your father or mother will forever alter your brain chemistry and may also …

Psychology

Pictures of the first Harley-Davidson Servi-Cars from the 1930s.

Motorcycles

The Only One In The World: 1967 Meirson Sprint Motor (MSM) V-Twin Speedway Bike

Reading time: about 5 minutes.<p>American<br>• Australian<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Rare<p>The Meirson Sprint Motor (MSM) V-twin Prototype<p>The Meirson Sprint Motor (MSM) V-twin …

vtwin

Come Inside My Mind Honors Robin Williams' Frenzied Genius

<b>This post discusses suicide.</b> <b>If you feel you are in crisis, or are considering taking your life please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.</b> …

Robin Williams

It's a family favorite: Racy 1973 Chevy Vega GT for sale

Looking more muscular in red with a big broad white racing stripe, the Pick of the Day is a <b>1973 Chevrolet Vega GT</b> that comes with a nice family story.<p>…

Classic Cars

Report: Timofey Mozgov, Bismack Biyombo in Bulls, Hornets, Magic 3-Way Trade

The Charlotte Hornets, Orlando Magic and Chicago Bulls were reportedly finalizing a three-way trade Saturday involving Timofey Mozgov, Bismack Biyombo, Julyan Stone and Jerian Grant.<p>According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, the deal would send Mozgov from Charlotte to Orlando, Biyombo from Orlando to …

NBA

WROUGHT IRON. GasBox’s Classic ‘72 Harley Ironhead

<i>Written by Andrew Jones</i>Bloody Harleys. Just when you think you have them neatly stuffed into their platted grey beard, tasselled leather, stars and …

Born-Free Shovelheads Of Old

<b>A decade back Born-Free</b> entered the world of custom motorcycling, offering Southern California a big bike show that didn’t feel like what many big …

'Westworld' *Finally* Explained Ghost Nation and Their Backstory is Mind-Blowing

<i>This post contains spoilers for</i> Westworld <i>Season 2, Episode 8, "Kiksuya."</i><p>After Season 1, <i>Westworld</i> fans were left wondering how much more of the Delos parks we'd get to see. Honestly, I was in the camp that thought HBO would keep us guessing about the other parks until Season 3. Thankfully, I was …

How to Change Your Mind with Psychedelics

In his new book, health and food reporter Michael Pollan explores the science and future of psychedelics as mental health treatments.<p>Over the years, the same psychedelic drugs that inspired Timothy Leary's "turn on, tune in, drop out" movement are now being studied as potential mental health …

Bloody but forgotten WWII battle still haunts soldiers

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — William Roy Dover's memory of the World War II battle is as sharp as it was 75 years ago, even though it's been long forgotten by most everyone else.<p>His first sergeant rousted him from his pup tent around 2 a.m. when word came the Japanese were attacking and had maybe even …

World War II

Taco Kustoms' 1962 Harley-Davidson Panhead

This is a really special bike build to us for several reasons. The project was supposed to have been put together several years ago when my wife and …

10 Cool Classic Cars

Classic cars retain their status as unique, beautiful and cool regardless of their age, and are as popular today as when they first rolled onto the …

This DIY Wind Turbine Uses Bike Wheel to Harvest Energy

This DIY wind turbine is based on ‘Lenz2 lift+drag design’ and made from aluminum lithographic offset printing plates. The designer, Connell, says …

Art Deco on Wheels: 1930 Majestic - More Classic Motorcycles

You could say Serge Bueno has come a long way on several levels.<p>At 14, he was zipping around Paris, France, aboard a 50cc Yamaha. He would go on to …

The Depressed Dad

I haven’t talked about this very much, but I have been fighting some situational depression. As a dad, it is easy to get caught up in things and lose …

5 Incredibly Cool Classic Motorcycles

Collectors of classic motorcycles salivate each spring over London auction house Bonhams' Stafford Sale, where gorgeous examples of the finest …

(Probably) The Most Handsome American Motorcycle Ever – The Indian Four

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>American<br>• Indian<br>• Motorcycles<p>The Indian Four is considered by many to be one of the most handsome American motorcycles of …

Modified 1952 Vincent Series C Black Shadow

This 1952 Vincent Black Shadow was owned for many years by racer John Ulver, who ran it at several sprint races and the Bonneville speed trials. It …

Motorcycles

The Last Vincent Black Lightning? - Classic British Motorcycles

<b>Vincent Black Lightning<br>Years produced:</b> 1948-1954 <b><br>Claimed power:</b> 70hp @ 5,700rpm <b><br>Top speed:</b> 150mph <b><br>Engine:</b> 998 OHV air-cooled 50 degree V-twin <b><br>Fuel</b> …

Motorcycles

Blood Diamond – 1946 Harley-Davidson Knucklehead Chopper

Built by Ryan Grossman of Vintage Dreams, this Knucklehead chopper is called “Blood Diamond”. It started as a numbers matching 1946 EL and it’s been …

Depression: Do Not med shame me

If you want to tick me off… post this or one of the similar ones out there. Depression medication shaming is a thing.<p>By far the worst meme I have …

Depression

14 Fastest Cars of the ’70s You Probably Never Heard of

Most people consider the 1960’s to be the landmark decade in all aspects. The 60’s were important, not only in the automotive world but in global …

Automotive Industry

Eight Ways to Actively Fight Depression

When you're depressed, it often feels like nothing in the world can make you feel better. Depression is a devious disorder, because the symptoms it …

Heart Of Glass: Jared Smith’s sweet 1966 XLCH Sportster

Jared Smith has a pretty diverse skill set. He has one foot in the digital world as a user experience and software designer, and the other in the analog realm as a custom bike builder. And he does it all under one banner: Blue Jack Studio.<p>“What gets me up in the morning is designing and creating …

HIGH & MIGHTY. ATS Paris’s ‘Thirtieth Story’ Harley Street Bob

<i>Written by Andrew Jones</i>When you’re one of France’s oldest original-owner Harley-Davidson dealers and the company announces a custom competition …

Mama Tried and Flat Out Friday: a motorcycle jambalaya

It’s almost time for Milwaukeeans to throw the covers off their bikes and gear up for riding season…almost. Luckily, last weekend’s Mama Tried Motorcycle Show offered a brief respite from the biting cold.<p>Now in its fifth year, Mama Tried is an indoor ‘invitational’ that saw bikes from over 100 …

Fast cat: Mule’s Panther-framed Triumph T140 tracker

Regular readers will need no introduction to Richard Pollock. Better known as Mule, the irascible Californian is opinionated, blunt, and probably the best builder of tracker-style bikes in the world today.<p>Pollock is entitled to his opinions. If you were planning to write the textbook on how to …

Harley-Davidson Pro Street Custom, Swedish-Style

In 2011, after building motorcycles for five years, reason overtook passion for Swedish-born metal fabricator Michael Ojala and he decided to build …

BOTH BARRELS. Max Hazan’s Enfield-Powered ‘Musket II’ Bobber

<i>Written by Martin Hodgson</i>In a world full of creative minds and craftsmen he is a true renaissance man who doesn’t produce works of art to impress but …