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Truck Tuesday – A 1970 Chevy El Camino with only 5,500 miles on eBay…

Welcome to another Hooniverse Truck<p>ThursdayTuesday posting. Yes I know this day is reserved for the Bikes, but since this auction closes within a day …

Sin R1 is a Corvette V8 in a German wrapper

The Sin R1 made quite a showing in its Goodwood Festival of Speed debut. The Munich-based outfit made its public driving debut on the Earl of March's driveway, after an initial debut at the 2013 Autosport International show.<p>As a boutique supercar manufacturer, Sin kind of has carte blanche when it …

Supercars seized from African dictator's son sold for over $4M in Paris auction

Corruption is a big problem around the world, but perhaps nowhere more than in African dictatorships. Proof? Despite living in one of the wealthiest countries on the African continent, the citizens of Equatorial Guinea live in abject poverty. Clean drinking water is available to less than half the …

The Ford Mustang Boss 302 is dead, but the Boss 302S is alive for at least one more year. Oh, you're going to need at least $89,995. More -> http://bit.ly/16od8Pp

Rent-A-Racer: Hertz Dream Cars lets you rent an exotic

Hertz has resurrected the spirit of the company's Rent-A-Racer program, albeit on a slightly different level. If that name sounds familiar, it should. Carroll Shelby famously struck a deal with the rental car company back in 1966, and the result was a fleet of Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 for rent. …

IMF Chief Christine Lagarde Calls U.S. Budget Cuts 'Inappropriate'

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France (Reuters) - The U.S. federal budget cuts are an inappropriate measure that will weigh on potential growth, IMF chief Christine Lagarde said on Sunday, urging Washington to present "credible" fiscal plans.<p>Washington enacted across-the-board federal government spending cuts, …

Portugal PM Passos Coelho briefs president on 'deal'

<b>Portugal's PM has presented the president with what he calls an agreed "deal" to keep his coalition intact.</b><p>PM Pedro Passos Coelho says his centre-right governing partner pledged to keep supporting his government after two resignations plunged it into crisis.<p>The uncertainty had sent the interest …

Yes, the NSA contributed code to Android, but don't freak out about it

To call the avalanche of leaks triggered by Edward Snowden a scandal is an understatement. Not a week passes without an embarrassing disclosure, and the secretive National Security Agency is at the center of it all.<p>The NSA is allegedly snooping on the electronic communications of everyone from …

70% Of Companies Fail When They Try To Change

<i>Studies put the failure rate of organizational change at 70% or higher. Yet, managers face increasing pressure to implement change to meet short- and long-term goals. Gregory P. Shea and Cassie A. Solomon share their approach to dealing with this challenge in</i> Leading Successful Change: 8 Keys to …

Best Outdoor Toys and Gear for Kids

Get outside with these great products for families.<p>If only grown-up yard work was this much fun! Pull the simple trigger on the battery-operated <b>Garden Bubble Leaf and Lawn Blower</b> and you get realistic revving sounds and a continuous stream of bubbles. A clear window helps make sure the leaf blower …

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The Week in Review: When the Revolution Was Flipped

Inside Flipboard / June 21, 2013<p>At the G8 summit in Northern Ireland, leaders from the U.S., France, the U.K., Italy, Japan, Canada, Russia and …

The 10 Best Works of Nonfiction of 2013 So Far

There might be a yearly deluge of essay collections, biographies, memoirs, and other assorted nonfiction books that come out every year, but 2013 has …

The Buddha's Apprentice : Children's Book Review

<i>The Buddha's Apprentice at Bedtime</i>, by Dharmachari Nagaraja<p>It's my fervent hope that the practice of reading stories at bedtime is not being superseded by the seductions of television and computers. There's an intimacy involved in sitting down with a book and reading aloud to a child that is missed …