Posts filed under “Weekend”

Chrissie Hynde, Outspoken ​Rocker

I was (and still am) a huge Pretenders fan, whose eponymous 1980 debut album was simply titled Pretenders (Play loud!), and is arguably the greatest first release in the history of rock and roll.

Chrissie Hynde has a new book out — Reckless: My Life as a Pretender — and has been doing the circuit. I find her fascinating, and always wanted Gina Gershon to play her in the biopic.

Check it out.

Source: CBS

Category: Music, Weekend

Porsche Mission E

How crazy cool is this beastie? All electric, all wheel drive, 600hp design study that could very well see the light of day this decade. (Full specs at Porsche newsroom). Likely to be priced comparatively with the BMW i8 or a fully loaded Tesla, the production car could be quite similar to this concept vehicle. As…Read More

Category: Weekend

Why we crave what’s cool

What does it mean to be cool? It’s a means of standing out, as well as a way of fitting in. In studying the brain, economists have found that when we consume products from status brands, it actually gives us a way to create social networks, friendships, alliances

Category: Technology, Video, Weekend

1953 Jaguar XK120 Giovanni Savonuzzi Supersonic

Source: Classic Driver

Category: Weekend

Coming this month: Tesla’s Model X

Tesla’s Musk Says First Model X SUVs to Be Delivered Sept. 29

Source: Bloomberg

Category: Corporate Management, Video, Weekend

Hosting Advice for Stephen Colbert (from his competitors)


Hat tip Rolling Stone

Category: Humor, Television, Video, Weekend

Trailer: Pixar’s The Little Prince

Source: IMDB

Category: Film, Video, Weekend

Maserati Merak SS

Source: Classic Driver

Category: Weekend

Boston: Rhinofy-Hitch A Ride

Talk about forgotten men. Brad Delp offs himself and years later he’s just a footnote in the history of rock and roll, his crime being a member of the most successful new band of 1976/7, which burst on the scene with an album so perfect, so pristine, so hook-laden, that the cognoscenti could only lambaste…Read More

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music, Weekend

Bruce Springsteen: Acoustic Born to Run

Great version of Born to Run on it 40th anniversary.


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Category: Friday Night Jazz, Video, Weekend