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Spring has slipped back into much cooler temps after a couple of nice days. This seems to be an ongoing pattern for us Flatlanders. We’ll continue to have more of these peaks and valleys until some entity with some clout … Continue reading

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Frankly speaking

I’ve been sitting at the computer desk while listening to it rain out the window. It has been raining steadily for a little over 8 hours with varying degrees if intensity. All the time that this was occurring, I wondered … Continue reading

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Survival Technology – Modern Marvels

All the harsh climates that nature has provided over the centuries inspires humans to cope by preparing themselves the best way they know how. [43:03] Video link.

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Photoshop Phonies

They’re right. They’re wrong. They’re real and they’re fake. All at the same time. Wrap your head around that. Hit it.

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Thinking of removing the “u” from the title in the future to make these things even faster. Maybe the “i” as well. Porsche Targa top Three balloons Flipped off Ship Gatling gun Leaders in masks – scary Robert De Niro … Continue reading

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People having a bad day

A compilation of unbelievable events. Thumbnail image appears nowhere in the video.

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Penguin fight night

A fight breaks out when a husband comes home and finds his wife with another penguin. Beaks and wings. Just like MMA.

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Meet Uncle Chef John

Another post about food, but this one is revealing, biographical and interesting. He really doesn’t talk like that. His secret ingredients. He talks like that.

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Trying too hard – fave


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Porsche Weissach tests

Porsche puts their cars through a rigorous battery of tests at its Porsche Development Center in Weissach, Germany. [5:11]

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Quentin Tarantino tells a joke

The joke is a bit old, but the fact that Tarantino is telling it is classic. Cheech Marin listens intently.

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Chevy “Real People” ad for the last time

Chevy fails again with another commercial where they gloat about all their amazing made up pointless awards. Last time Mahk took it easy on them, this time they may not be so lucky….. There is some truth spoken here.

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Announcement! – We will no longer discuss the proper pronunciation of “.gif.” It’s all in the title. Hit it.

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Bizarre motorcycle drag race

The race begins after both engines die. Racing Dan Unduh. It don’t get no bettah.

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Drone Racing League 2017 preview

DRL is the first professional race series for FPV drone racing. The Drone Racing League brings the world’s best pilots together to fly the DRL Racer head-to-head through new exciting neon-lit race courses. Drone Racing is the sport of the … Continue reading

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How not to break a Mars Rover

The Mars Yard, at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, is one of the closest simulations of Mars that we’ve got. Admittedly, there’s a bit more atmosphere and gravity, but it’s the only way to test what might happen before sending commands … Continue reading

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