Michael Jacob

17 Flips | 1 Magazine | 5 Likes | 1 Following | 1 Follower | @mmikej25 | Keep up with Michael Jacob on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Michael Jacob”

Amazing new images from Mars rover

Awesome views, including some selfies, from the Mars Curiosity rover. The rover is looking across Gale Crater, approaching a large dune with …

White House undergoes holiday lockdown after man jumps fence

WASHINGTON (AP) — A man draped in an American flag climbed over the fence at the White House on Thursday, prompting a lockdown as the first family …

Watch Julia Louis-Dreyfus Shake Down Snoop Dogg for $1 Million in This Hilarious Commercial

"I don't want your feelings, skinny. I want your money!"<p>Note to self: Never cross Julia Louis-Dreyfus, because she will break into your house, show complete disregard for your feelings, and eat your croquembouche.<p>In a Black Friday TV spot for Old Navy, the <i>Veep</i> lead ties Snoop Dogg up and shakes him …

Earth Is Surrounded by Strings of Dark Matter

New computations from NASA suggest that long strings of mysterious dark matter form around planets like Earth.<p>The solar system is hairy? Thanks to …

When An 8 Year Old Kills

One late-October night in Alabama, sometime around 11:00pm, an 8 year old boy was left alone in an apartment with five younger children while the boy's mother - and the mother of the other children - went out to a club. When Kelci Lewis, a one-year-old girl, would not stop crying, the 8 year old …

This woman was tired of seeing naked men on dating apps. So she did an experiment

Kerry Quinn, 27, was sick of receiving images of penises from men on dating apps.<p>Like most women who used apps such as Tinder, she was often sent unsolicited photos of male genitalia and hated it.<p>“I get more unsolicited d*** pics than you could ever imagine,” she wrote on Thrillist. “Let’s be …

Apps

Alfa Romeo is bringing a $70,000 BMW M3 killer to the US

The 4C drives so well that it's been called a "Ferrari for half the price," which gives you an idea of what Alfa Romeo is aspiring to be in its second go-around stateside.<p>Despite the general shift toward fuel efficiency and hybrid and electric technology, the Italian carmaker is banking on American …

Transdimensional thief claims to be in possession of unreleased Beatles album

This might not be a new story, but time is a relative construct when you’re dealing with alternate dimensions. As writer John Kerrison brought to …

Here's the 1st sedan model of Hyundai's upcoming Genesis luxury brand

PCC wants it to continue, but LTFRB says otherwise<p>Their machines can produce up to 22,000 per day<p>The newest, fastest Honda Type R meets a fellow …

U.S. firefighter gets world's most extensive face transplant

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A volunteer firefighter from Mississippi whose face was burned off during a home fire rescue received the world's most extensive face transplant, New York University Langone Medical Center said on Monday.<p>After a 26-hour surgery performed at the New York hospital in August, …

Someone Photoshopped this Sikh Guy, and Now the World Thinks He’s a Paris Terrorist

Yikes. Someone Photoshopped a selfie by a Sikh man to look like a terrorist from the Paris attacks, the fake photo went viral, and news organizations …

FBI Offering Millions Of Dollars For Information On Cyber's Most Wanted

The FBI has long published a list of its Ten Most Wanted fugitives. The Most Wanted have allegedly committed heinous crimes including murder, kidnapping, rape, armed robbery, arson, racketeering, money laundering, and escape from prison.<p>The American public is largely unaware that the FBI also …

10 stunning space missions you've never heard of

Introduction<p>2015 has been a great year for space exploration. Astronomers landed the Philae probe on a comet, the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter found …

Fresh Road & Track Build: 1988 BMW M3

This 1988 BMW M3 (VIN WBSAK0306J2196244) looks seriously impressive and is described by the seller as a “cost-no-object passion build.” Prepped to be …

Climbing On Mount Denali

Photos

South Africa’s first female president could be president Zuma’s ex-wife

The race for South Africa’s top job is heating up. Seventeen months into his job as deputy president, it was assumed that Cyril Ramaphosa—a former trade unionist, also one of South Africa’s richest men—would easily slide into the top job in 2019 when president Jacob Zuma steps down.<p>Ramaphosa, who …