David McCarthy

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There Will Never Be Another Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt is retiring at the end of the summer. If that isn’t depressing enough, the sprint virtuoso’s swan song was already half over by late June. Following easy (if, by his standards, underwhelming) victories in the 100 meters at track meets in Jamaica and the Czech Republic, Bolt will race …

Hamburg police seize 3.8 tons of cocaine in record bust

German police have seized several tons of cocaine in the latest example of the so-called "rip-off" shipping method. Crime gangs secrete drugs in …

The Making of Ghostbusters: How Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis, and “The Murricane” Built “The Perfect Comedy”

From a potential lead who died of a drug overdose to a marshmallow man suit that went up in flames, Ghostbusters looked like anything but a slam-dunk when Columbia Pictures made it. How Dan Aykroyd’s big idea led to an all-time comedy classic.<p>For the record, <b>Dan Aykroyd</b> really does believe in …

How To Paint Fins

Turn some heads, for better or worse, on your walk to the water.<p>Have a bunch of old plastic fins lying around? Buy a board off the rack recently that …

Premiere: Tube & Berger 'Set It Off' Ft. Juliet Sikora

Premiere: Villa 'If I'(Mighty Mouse Remix)

Dosem - Replicants (Edu Imbernon & Coyu Remix)

9 Longform Stories We're Reading This Week: Peyton Manning And An American Deported

Mike Giglio writes about the phenomenon of children fathered by American soldiers in post-WWII Germany who, though raised in the U.S., have found themselves deported to a country they don't know. Read that and these other stories from around BuzzFeed and the web.

Surfing’s Golden Age: John Witzig and His Groundbreaking Photos

John Witzig is stunned that anyone would care enough about his surf photography to publish it as a book. “It has to be the world’s biggest fluke,” he …

Need U (100%) [feat. A*M*E]

Daughter - Youth (Alle Farben remix) by Alle Farben - Listen to music

Paul Kalkbrenner- Aaron

Max Manie - Sunday (Klangkarussell Remix) by Klangkarussell - Listen to music

15 fun Google Easter eggs

Google is used by millions of people to navigate the web every day, but how many of us really put it through its paces? The Telegraph digs out a few of the search engine's hidden gems.<p>1. Calculator<p>Google's calculator function is far more powerful than most people realise. As well as doing basic …

Elegy of a race car driver

Sometime after 10:30 on a Thursday morning in May, after he'd had his cup of coffee, Dick Trickle snuck out of the house. His wife didn't see him go. He eased his 20-year-old Ford pickup out on the road and headed toward Boger City, N.C., 10 minutes away. He drove down Highway 150, a two-lane road …