Posts filed under “Weekend”

Clear to Cease Operations

For you travelers whisking thru the security lines at US airports, I have some bad news: Back in line with the rest of the proles:

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Hat tip Andrew!

Category: Travel, Weekend

Travel Web Sites

Nice collection of travel web resources, via the Frugal Traveller: Mobissimo.com Vayama.com SideStep.com Dohop.com Mobissimo Bing cFares.com Kayak SeatExpert.com (not SeatGuru.com) Venere.com. TripKick.com WheresCool.com AtlasObscura.com > Source: Travel Web Sites: A Click-On Showdown NYT, June 17, 2009 http://frugaltraveler.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/06/17/more-links-in-the-research-chain/

Category: Travel, Web/Tech, Weekend

Brat Pack Mashup

I don’t know why I find this so amusing, but I do: An 80s brat pack movie mashup to the tune of Lisztomania: The official video is here

Category: Weekend

Porsche Panamera

The long awaited Porsche Panamera:

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Video after the jump

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Category: Weekend

New York Debuts Highly-Anticipated New Park

The High Line, an ambitious new public space opens in Manhattan this week. Set atop once-abandoned railway tracks, the new park has been given a makeover and is already spurring development near by. Sushil Cheema reports.

Category: Weekend

US Open: Caddys For A Cure

My partner Mike is caddying for Todd Hamilton tomorrow on the Black course at the US Open. This came about through Caddys For A Cure, a charity that auctions off slots carrying the bags of major golf pros during US Open competitions on eBay. A day carrying bags can range anywhere from $3,000 to $10,000…Read More

Category: Weekend

Muscle Car Shootout: Chevy Camaro, Dodge Challenger & Ford Mustang

Consumer Reports takes a look at the new Chevy Camaro, Dodge Challenger, and Ford Mustang:

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‘The Beatles: Rock Band’

Wired talks to the game’s creative director about new features. And how about the intimidation factor when you’re playing in front of the real surviving Beatles? > Source: Harmonize With ‘The Beatles: Rock Band’ Wired, June 11, 2009 http://www.wired.com/video/latest-videos/latest/1815816633/harmonize-with-the-beatles-rock-band/26114877001

Category: Music, Weekend

Maserati GranTurismo S

Nice review of the GT S on classic driver: The standard Maserati GranTurismo is an impressive car. Most testers, however, commented that with a little more power and even better brakes it would – for the money – take all before it. Having spent a long weekend away in the GranTurismo S, I would wholeheartedly…Read More

Category: Weekend

007′s Aston Martin for Sale

Pay attention, 007. London-based auction house Bonhams is holding its 10th annual sale of James Bond’s favorite runarounds next month. The Aston Martin auction at the manufacturer’s base in Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire, on May 9 features 46 cars, including a DB5 similar to the model in the 1964 movie “Goldfinger.” Even without any enhancements from…Read More

Category: Weekend