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10 Films Every Rock Climber Will Love

I've been in a climbing rut all summer...I climbed outside once and in the gym maybe twice? Fall has arrived though and with that comes more time on …

Rock Climbing

These are the 10 most popular beers in the world — and they aren't what many Americans would expect

The most popular beers in the world aren't necessarily the ones most Americans would expect.<p>Globally, the beer industry sold $661 billion worth of beer in 2017. While craft beer is on the rise, it makes up just a tiny percentage of those sales.<p>Instead, the biggest brands in beer dominate the …

Business

The DTM rule tweak that has angered Mercedes

After Audi driver Rene Rast's double at the Nurburgring, one rival declared that the DTM "had moved the goalposts" and put Mercedes on the backfoot …

Red Bull Ring

Could a V4 M1 be Valentino Rossi’s silver bullet?

<b>Ducati and Honda V4s have won the last 22 MotoGP races, so is it time for Yamaha to ditch its faithful inline-four engine?</b>Valentino Rossi finally …

Engines

Racer Who Grabbed Another Rider's Brake Lever Could Be Investigated for Attempted Murder

Romano Fenati retaliated against another Moto2 rider over the weekend by grabbing his brake lever while racing, and there’s been quite the …

Alex Honnold Free Solos Jersey City Skyscraper, Bails Halfway

The mayor of Jersey City, N.J., said he was drunk when he first suggested Alex Honnold climb a 69-floor apartment building.<p><b>Last week, while on tour</b> …

Jersey City

Watch the Trailer for a New Documentary About the Most Hated Filmmaker in Video Games

The German filmmaker directed some of the worst movies in the world then beat his critics in a boxing ring while screaming profanities.<p>I think Uwe Boll is the worst director of all time. He built a career making low-budget, low-effort film adaptations of video games, then getting into fights with …

Documentaries

This Man Took 140 Drugs and Wrote a Harm Reduction Bible

We spoke to Dominic Milton Trott about 'The Honest Drugs Book'.<p>What does a person who has taken 140 different drugs look like?<p>I didn't know what to expect before Skyping Dominic Milton Trott, author of <i>The Honest Drugs Book</i> – but really, his appearance shouldn't come as a surprise: a man in his …

Drug Addiction

New GTA San Andreas Mod Makes It Look Like A Modern Day Game

If there's one thing we can all agree on in this world, it's that <i>Grand Theft Auto San Andreas</i> is unequivocally the best <i>GTA</i> game to date. We can agree …

San Andreas

This Is What Happened When John McAfee Told His Twitter Followers To Harass The SEC

Yet neither the email address nor phone number McAfee tweeted reach Clayton directly. Instead, McAfee's fans' comments were handled by SEC staff. The …

McAfee

Walmart Opened an Online Gear Shop, and Black Diamond Sent Them a Cease and Desist

Update: Deuter has announced that it will join Black Diamond in removing its products from Walmart's site. In a press release, the backpack …

Working Apple-1 computer could sell for price of a supercar

Another rare original Apple computer is hitting the auction block and while its hardware isn't a marvel of speed by today's standards, it's still expected to fetch about as much as the going price for a snazzy new supercar.<p>Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak produced about 200 Apple-1 computers in the …

Apple

Student arrested for posting vid of himself shooting AR zombies in school

An 18-year-old in Indiana has apparently been charged with attempting to intimidate his school by posting a video of himself shooting people in the hallways. The problem? The people were zombies, and the video apparently was just him enjoying a new augmented reality video game.<p>In the video, Sean …

Social Media

Singer's Latest Creation Brings Formula 1 Know-How to the Porsche 911

Of all the cars humanity has produced in the past century, few are better loved than the Porsche 911. Elegant, accessible, a thrill to drive, and …

Porsche

Here’s Why They Call Skater Matt Tomasello ‘Rodney Mullen on Bath Salts’

Matt Tomasello’s creative brand of skating will definitely leave you asking, “is this skateboarding.” Which is why he and fellow “Fancy Lad” Boston …

Espresso machines are the ideal tool for THC extraction, scientists discover

In an article recently published in The International Journal of Pure and Applied Analytical Chemistry, a group of researchers have hailed your …

Mercedes' ultimate road-going racer

<b>One of just 25 Mercedes CLK GTRs is set to sell for millions</b><b></b>The FIA GT Championship was the ultimate competition for road-based sports cars. Along …

RIP EmuParadise, a haven for retro gamers for almost two decades

If you’re a fan of retro games, chances are you have a few emulators installed to let you play Mega Drive or Atari 800 titles. And if you have a few emulators installed, you probably have some ROMs. And if you have some ROMs, it’s likely that sometime since the year 2000 you visited EmuParadise, a …

“Rodney Mullen on Bath Salts”

I don’t know what is going on in this video — boards coming apart and then back together again, trucks on hinges, ice “skating”, and other inventive …

Patagonia’s Best Products Are Rarely This Affordable

You know Patagonia as the longtime maker of some of the finest outdoor gear available. You know it as the champion of environmentalism, …

Niki Lauda Hospitalized Nearly 42 Years to the Day After His Life-Threatening F1 Crash

The three-time Ferrari F1 world champion reportedly caught the flu in Ibiza.<p>Getty Images<p>Caleb JacobsView Caleb Jacobs's …

Topher Grace Made a 2-Hour Cut of The Hobbit Trilogy, and the World Deserves to See It

Actor Topher Grace, otherwise known as that guy who’s not playing Venom anymore, has an interesting hobby of editing down giant trilogies into single …

The Kindest Dog Breeds To Adopt If You Want A Total Cuddle Buddy

Dogs are known for being wonderful companions. Anyone who has a dog knows that they quickly become more like family than simply a pet, and that's …

The 80s and 90s PC games still unbelievably being updated today

The life cycle of a game isn't easy to predict. Some start strong and burn out quickly, others endure for years before slowly fading away. Some crash …

Starcraft

Brandon Semenuk in 100 Gnarly Seconds of Mountain Bike Rippage

Your jaw will drop. You won’t believe it. Brandon Semenuk is a mountain biking master, and this video proves it. Watch and be amazed!<b>This video from</b> …

9 Delicious IPAs You Can Buy at Your Local Grocery Store

Dig into the forums of sites like BeerAdvocate and it won’t take long to find names like Tree House, Trillium, Other Half, Bissell Brothers, The …

This 1992 Porsche 964 Turbo S2 Homologation Special is Rarer than it Looks

This is a road-legal variant of a race car version of a production road car, and an important blip in the 964's history.<p>Bring a Trailer<p>Another day, …

BAKER ADDS ELISSA STEAMER TO THE TEAM

<i>Courtesy of Huck Magazine</i><p>Baker announced yesterday that Elissa Steamer is officially the newest pro on the team. Steamer is a pioneer of female …

How Much It Costs to Take an Epic 2,400-mile Road Trip on Route 66

"If you ever plan to motor West, take the highway that is best."<p><i>This story originally appeared on Money.com.</i><p>Back in the 1940s, Nat King Cole was …

An illustrative guide to common words people tend to misuse

We’ve all been there. There are just certain words that sound so much alike even though they have completely different meanings. And sometimes, when …