William Crawshaw

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The human brain now reacts to emoticons in the same way as a real face, researchers have found. Does that make you :-) or :-( ? Read more: http://fw.to/sSyutwL (Picture: Rex)

1 – F1 Documentary Film

http://youtu.be/ZHlK2HCh12U<p>Hot on the tails of the runaway success of hollywood F1 movie ‘Rush’ directed by the legend that is Ron Howard, comes this …

The Lost Ancestors of ASCII Art

People will make art with any technology.<p>ASCII art is as much a part of the Internet as emoticons, cats, or <i>lol</i>.<p>We're talking about pictures made from text: letters, numbers, and special characters like # * and \ . They look like this.<p>Sometimes letters are used just to form other, bigger …

A real truck stop

stagedriver wrote:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tNta69uH1TY<p>Stopped there several times, it has one or two things going for it, lots of showers, …

Why have young people in Japan stopped having sex? http://gu.com/p/3jtcn/fb Japan's under-40s appear to be losing interest in conventional relationships. Millions aren't dating, and increasing numbers can't be bothered with sex. For their government, "celibacy syndrome" is a looming national catastrophe. Many are turning to what sex and relationship counsellor Aoyama terms "Pot Noodle love" – easy or instant gratification. Photograph: Eric Rechsteiner/Panos Pictures

Buying Guide – Harley-Davidson Sportster

Reading time: about 13 minutes.<p>American<br>• Buying Guides<br>• Harley-Davidson<br>• Motorcycles<p>Introduction<p>The Harley-Davidson Sportster is an American motorcycle …

1951 Nash Statesman Super Sedan

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>American<br>• Cars<br>• Retro<br>• Vintage<p>I stumbled across this 1951 Nash Statesman Super Sedan earlier this week and decided that it’d …

Classic Cars

The Best LeMons Race Car So Far: The Homer from "The Simpsons"! – Feature

We love it when LeMons teams build a piece of vehicular sculpture so amazing that we don’t even care how well it performs on the race track— say, the Spirit of LeMons road-racing Cessna 310 or the Nutjob Racing air-stairs race car— and in fact those cars mostly prove weirdly competent on a road …

Stephen King

Throwback Thursday: Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.3-16 vs. BMW M3 The forbidden Mercedes Homologation Special meets the legendary BMW it inadvertently created. Read More: http://oak.ctx.ly/r/5pxv