Posts filed under “Travel”

TDS Pizza War: New York vs Chicago

I am a born and bred New Yorker who loves our pizza. But I also appreciate Chicago pizza like Eduardo’s and Malnati’s. These segments not only resonated, but were hilarious:

Chicago takes exception to Jon’s rant against the Windy City’s signature deep-dish cuisine.

Strife of Pie

(04:25)

In this exclusive, Jason Jones, Steve Buscemi, Matthew Broderick, and Michael Strahan congratulate Chicago on having edible pizza.

Exclusive – New York Pizza is Magic

(02:14)

Fourth-generation Chicago pizza maker Marc Malnati shares a deep-dish pizza with Jon.

Strife of Pie – A Pizza Truce

(02:49)

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Pizza segment begins at 3:59

Original Segment that started the tiff

Category: Food and Drink, Humor, Television, Travel, Weekend

NY Subway Signs Experiment

Category: Humor, Travel, Weekend

One Day in New York

Source: NY Mag hat tip Mr. Digression

Category: Digital Media, Travel, Weekend

Porsche 918 Spyder Sets Speed Nurburgring Record

One week before serial production, Porsche’s 918 Spyder, a gas-electric plug-in hybrid, set a course speed record at the infamous Nurburgring motorsports complex. WSJ’s “Rumble Seat” columnist Dan Neil weighs in on the secrets to the Spyder’s success.

Category: Travel, Weekend

Bike Lanes by Casey Neistat

Hilarious:  

Category: Travel, Weekend

Easter Island Heads Have BODIES

Verified by Snopes: Click to enlarge Source: Daily Mail See also: British archaeologists solve the mystery of the Easter Island red hats (DailyMail)

Category: Travel, Weekend

Secret Life of Business Class Seats

Jad Mouawad visits B/E Aerospace to see the technology behind business class seats.
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Category: Travel, Video

Sea Ray 350 SLX Preview

THIS IS A BADASS BOAT: Click to enlarge • Seating for 18. • Available Dynamic Running Surface and Axius joystick technology deliver adaptable performance underway and simple docking. • Optional raised Manta bow shades. • 160 fuel gallon. Source: Marine Max

Category: Travel, Weekend

WTF Podcasts – Carl Reiner, Mel Brooks

We all have lots of ways to make travel less arduous. If you don’t have access to a Tardis or the next best thing — a Gulfstream G5 — then you know how arduous aircraft travel can be. Sometimes you are just too tired to read, too fidgety to watch a movie. DVDs of youe…Read More

Category: Travel, Weekend

Independent Thought: Earning Your Free Will

Ahhh, sleeping in my own bed — such a delight. After a trip to Denver for an FA Mag conference and then onto to Vancouver for the Agora event, I am back home again. It is just for a week, and then I head off to my annual Maine fishing event. Travel is good for…Read More

Category: Philosophy, Psychology, Travel