When Mercedes Almost Built The World’s Greatest Gullwing Supercar But Decided Not To Bother

You have to admire Mercedes-Benz sometimes. Back in 1991, it had customers begging the company to put its technologically groundbreaking, race-car-for-the-road, V12, gullwing supercar, the C112, into series production at whatever price it wanted. And Mercedes didn’t bother, mostly because it felt it had more important things to do.

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Did Tesla Quietly Remove A Safety Feature From The Model X’s Falcon Doors?

Much of the attention around the Tesla Model X
has focused on its unique vertically-opening Falcon doors. They are dramatic and exciting
, but they’re also a pain to build
. Now, in an attempt to make the doors work better, it appears Tesla may have quietly made them less safe.

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Good Money Habits That Can Hurt Your Credit

Credit works in mysterious, sometimes contradictory ways. If you have good financial habits and do the right thing with your money, it seems like your credit would be in good shape. It doesn’t always work out that way, though. Despite your best intentions, smart financial moves aren’t always the best credit moves.

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Deadspin Here Is A Nice Story, I Hope You Will Enjoy It Because Most Everything Else Is Awful | Jeze

Deadspin Here Is A Nice Story, I Hope You Will Enjoy It Because Most Everything Else Is Awful
| Jezebel Athleisure Is Not For You
| Gizmodo Cordcutting Isn’t a Bargain Anymore
| The Concourse Donald Trump Is In Mexico
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The BBC Wants To Close Your Top Gear-Stealing Loophole, You Thieves

One of the best ways to watch Top Gear before it officially aired in the United States with much crappier music was on the BBC’s iPlayer website. It was only supposed to work if you were in the United Kingdom, but it was ridiculously easy to get around, WHICH WE WOULD KNOW NOTHING ABOUT. Now the BBC wants to tighten that up.

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