I rightly contribute losing 20ish pounds (9kg) purely by swapping beer for Vodka. What surprised me, is as I explored this, to me, unknown drink, I have found a new world of taste and enjoyment. As such, I would like to share my Vodka journey with you lot. Not only did I lose weight, but… Continue reading Vodka
I know Matt (BA) would be in line to get one of these…. Short run time, but packing a lot of power. I like the bit that it runs underwater, could really save some lives. Also the bit where you can trigger a few of them from the one handle is pretty sweet. All in… Continue reading Hot knife
This just in; http://www.engadget.com/2015/11/02/epa-discovers-defeat-device-in-more-vw-tdi-engines/ In a sternly worded letter, the United States Environmental Protection Agency has issued a new set of allegations against Volkswagen claiming that so-called emissions defeat software has been found in the company’s 3.0-liter TDI V6 diesel engines. This is a completely different engine than the 2.0 TDI that has already been… Continue reading Same problem, different motor
It seems that the current VW scandle is nothing new. They and many others have been at it for years. This long but interesting read from Ars is worth your time if you have deeper interest in the topic. http://arstechnica.com/cars/2015/10/volkswagens-emissions-cheating-scandal-has-a-long-complicated-history/ Here are some highlights if you are short of time. Because defeat devices have such… Continue reading Emission testing. Dodgy for years.
Stubbed my toe on this post while looking for something else. http://higherperspectives.com/emotionally-stable/ 5 things emotionally stable people don’t do. 1. They don’t get offended by other people’s behavior. 2. They don’t get lost in useless drama and arguments. 3. They don’t let one bad day get them down. 4. They don’t think they’re perfect. 5.… Continue reading 4 for 5. I should just give up now.