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1955: Salvador Dalí poses nude with a starfish at his seaside villa

Image: Charles Hewitt/Picture Post/Hulton Archive/Getty ImagesIn 1930, a few months after being expelled from his father’s home, surrealist artist Salvador Dalí purchased a former fisherman’s shack near the secluded village of Portll.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableAug 20th, 2017

#TakeAKnee protests spread to the MLB for the first time last night

President Trump might not have mentioned Major League Baseball during his weekend attack on professional sports, but players were listening all the same.  The day after Trump's rally speech in Alabama, in which he called out football players for.....»»

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This D&D 4K touchscreen custom table is a Dungeon Master’s dream

Dungeons & Dragons is growing in popularity in the digital age, and this veteran gamer created his own custom table with a 4K display and touchscreen capability. The post This D&D 4K touchscreen custom table is a Dungeon Master’s dream appeared.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 26 min. ago

Stevie Wonder takes both knees "For America" after Trump"s unhinged NFL comments

It's not just NFL players who are taking knees. Legendary musician Stevie Wonder knelt down on both during a festival in New York on Saturday evening. "Tonight, I'm taking a knee for America," Wonder said as his son, Kwame Morris, assisted him at.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 33 min. ago

Former astronaut and NFL player bashes Trump with the perfect takedown

Leland Melvin — former astronaut, NFL player, engineer, author, and owner of the best damn official NASA photo of all time — shared a perfect takedown of President Donald Trump to his Facebook page on Saturday. In his post, Melvin condemn.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 33 min. ago

Stevie Wonder takes to his knees in solidarity after Trump"s NFL remarks

It's not just NFL players who are taking knees. Legendary musician Stevie Wonder knelt down on both during a festival in New York on Saturday evening. "Tonight, I'm taking a knee for America," Wonder said as his son, Kwame Morris, assisted him at.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 17 min. ago

Gorgeous photos record idyllic country life in Victorian England

"Window Call."Image: William Grundy/London Stereoscopic Company/Getty ImagesThese images of rural life in Victorian England were shot by William Morris Grundy, and acquired after his death by the London Stereoscopic Company.Born in Birmingham in 1806.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 33 min. ago

Chipster Blister House / AUM architecture

The Chipster Blister House is born from the collaboration between a couple with 3 children and Pierre Minassian and his team of architects. The project is located on a sloping site in a small town in the Lyon region. The building is entirely.....»»

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Saudi history textbook features photo of King Faisal chilling with Yoda

26-year-old Saudi artist Abdullah "Shaweesh" al-Sheri created a series of images depicting Star Wars characters worked into momentous Saudi historical photos, including one of Yoda sitting with King Faisal, whom he considered to be Yoda-like in his.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News4 hr. 17 min. ago

Mattis to Visit India: Drones, Fighter Jets on Table

Mattis is scheduled to arrive late Monday and is set to meet India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his new defense minister......»»

Category: securitySource:  militaryRelated News4 hr. 25 min. ago

Michigan firefighter dad cooks up business selling pizza spices for kids' college fund

To send his kids to college, a Michigan firefighter cooked up a business selling pizza spices.         To send his kids to college, a Michigan firefighter cooked up a business selling pizza spices.  &#.....»»

Category: autoSource:  freepRelated News7 hr. 25 min. ago

What Rambo can teach us about achievement

Rambo outwits his opponents, adapts to changing circumstances and achieves at a super-human level.         Rambo outwits his opponents, adapts to changing circumstances and achieves at a super-human level......»»

Category: autoSource:  freepRelated News7 hr. 25 min. ago

Ole Scheeren plans to radically transform Frankfurt office block into Jenga-like apartment tower

Architect Ole Scheeren has unveiled plans for his first project in Europe, which will see him completely overhaul a 1970s office block in Frankfurt to create 200 riverside homes. Read more Architect Ole Scheeren has unveiled plans for his fi.....»»

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Continental revival pays dividends for Lincoln brand

A dealership general manager says his used-car lot is full of BMW 7-series sedans that buyers have traded in for the Continental......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News13 hr. 18 min. ago

Inside Mark Zuckerberg"s political awakening, which led to his current US tour and significant changes in Facebook features, especially Groups (Bloomberg)

Bloomberg: Inside Mark Zuckerberg's political awakening, which led to his current US tour and significant changes in Facebook features, especially Groups  —  Technically speaking, Mark Zuckerberg has been on paternity leave.  I.....»»

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Trump doubles down on NFL rant, clearly has no idea how all this works

If there's anything constructive to take from Donald Trump's continuing crusade against black athletes in the NFL protesting racial injustices in America, it's that he seems to have lost touch with reality. Less than 24 hours after his initial, poorl.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News22 hr. 9 min. ago

"To Donald Trump," by Leland Melvin, former NASA Astronaut and NFL Player

Leland Melvin is the astronaut in that fabulous NASA photo with his two dogs. He is an engineer and former NASA education leader, and the author of 'Chasing Space: An Astronaut's Story of Grit, Grace, and Second Chances.' He shared this essay with f.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2017

Spotlight: Gunnar Asplund

As a professor of architecture at the Royal Institute of Technology, and a designer often cited for his contributions to Nordic Classicism, Swedish architect Gunnar Asplund (22 September 1885 – 20 October.....»»

Category: infraSource:  archdailyRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2017

This tiny silkscreen t-shirt press is perfect for your hipster Ken doll

Artist Devin Smith makes all things miniature! Check out more of his work on Instagram. If you're interested in getting one of these tiny machines you can visit his shop by clicking here. Read more...More about Art, Design, Mashable Video, Diy, and M.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2017

Dissidia Final Fantasy NT’s Noctis Gameplay Footage Shows Off His Warp-Strike Action

Final Fantasy XV protagonist Noctis was recently revealed as Dissidia Final Fantasy NT’s new character, and we got to see some more of the crown prince in action with some familiar moves at TGS 2017. Read Dissidia Final Fantasy NT’s Noctis Ga.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2017

Navy EOD Tech Receives Silver Star for Actions vs. ISIS

Petty Officer 1st Class Jeffrey Thomas was recognized for his actions during a 10-hour firefight against ISIS forces......»»

Category: securitySource:  militaryRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2017