Gary Parker

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Why John Updike Loved Comics

By Jeet Heer January 14, 2015<p>Arts & Culture<p>“I can’t remember the moment when I fell in love with cartoons, I was so young,” John Updike once recalled in <i>Hogan’s Alley</i> magazine. “I still have a <i>Donald Duck</i> book, on oilclothy paper in big-print format, and remember a smaller, cardboard-covered book …

Gear: Patebury Leather Tool Roll

The Patebury brand is formed from the names of Joram Salisbury and Cameron Paterson, two young Australian men who manufacture leather cycling accessories of the highest quality. They have just released their latest product, which is possibly the most beautiful tool roll you have ever seen.<p>You may …

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Keanu Reeves' latest production: line of $78,000 motorcycles

Sporting a beard and wearing brown leather boots and jacket, Keanu Reeves summed up the new motorcycle he's selling in a single word: "Awesome."<p>The $78,000 KRGT-1, years in the making, is a "custom motorcycle you can really ride," the actor said.<p>Reeves conceived and designed the bike in partnership …

Motorcycles

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Skincare<p>It's actually not as hard as you'd think.<p>By Adam Hurly3 days agoView More<p>Sales<p>There’s still time to score big.<p>19 Photos3 days agoView …

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Buddy Holly’s 1958 Ariel Cyclone up for auction

<b>ONLINE</b> auction house Invaluable has announced that a 1958 Ariel Cyclone that belonged to Buddy Holly will soon go under the hammer.<p>The Ariel will go …

The Speed Merchant

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>American<br>• Cafe Racers<br>• Custom<br>• Harley-Davidson<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Triumph<p>The 4 motorcycles you see here are the work of Speed Merchant …

Motorcycles

Russia Makes Plans to Kill Space Station in 2020 Due to Sanctions

MOSCOW — Russia cast doubt on the long-term future of the International Space Station, a showcase of post-Cold War cooperation, as it retaliated on Tuesday against U.S. sanctions over Ukraine.<p>Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said Moscow would reject a U.S. request to prolong the orbiting …

Awesome Free-Floating Wooden Skateboard Ramp

(Images via Myles McGuinness)<p>Taking a spin on this free-floating skateboard ramp is not only more thrilling than busting smith grinds at your local …

1971 Triumph by Analog

There’s usually a trigger that inspires someone to start a custom build. Perhaps an engine failure, or a dent in the tank. Or even just a glimpse of a cool bike parked on the street. In Tony Prust’s case, it was the offer of a new speedo—a beautifully restored Smiths instrument.<p>“I bought this 1971 …

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Twisted Freestyle

Twisted Freestyle added a new photo — with Dennis Jansen.

Fuck Buttons, Oneohtrix Point Never, Lone, Autechre, Modeselektor, Machinedrum, More on Bleep Comp

Bleep, the online music store started by Warp, is celebrating its 10th birthday this year with a new compilation and series of events. Appropriately titled <i>Bleep10</i>, the comp features music from Oneohtrix Point Never, Fuck Buttons, Lone, Autechre, Machinedrum, Modeselektor, Gas, Untold, Shackleton, …