Navy To Name Ship For Gay-Rights Activist And Veteran Harvey Milk

Five years after the removal of the U.S. military’s “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy and allowance of openly gay, lesbian and bisexual service members, the Navy plans to name a ship after veteran and gay-rights activist Harvey Milk. For his friends, activists and San Francisco legislators, it’s been a long-awaited move.

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How The New Acura NSX Compares To The Original 

There’s a new Acura NSX out. I don’t know if you heard about this, but Honda was working on it for a while. The new one’s all-wheel drive with an advanced hybrid system and a dual-clutch gearbox, and at first glance, that makes it very different from the 1990s supercar that bears its name.

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Here Is How Much Power The Insane 2017 Camaro ZL1 Will Really Have

When news of the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1
first hit the streets, the world rejoiced at its 640 horsepower rating, a huge improvement over the puny, sad and weak 580 HP in the old ZL1
. But… what if there was more? What if the new ZL1 had just a bit more power to give? Friend, I’m here to tell you that it does.

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http://jalopnik.com/here-is-how-much-power-the-insane-2017-camaro-zl1-will-1784616907

This Is How To Pass The Time During A Rain Delay

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If you haven’t heard, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race at Pocono Raceway is under rain delay—at that track, it’s really no surprise. Instead of waiting for the track to dry in a boring, conventional way, Kevin Harvick’s kid is swimming in a puddle. He’s brought some drivers in on it, too.

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How This Man Survived a 25,000-Foot Jump Without a Parachute

Skydiving is pretty terrifying on its own, even when you take into account necessary safety precautions. But what if you were to jump from an airplane without a parachute? If Luke Aikins’ stunt is any indication, you’d have to be highly skilled and train for two years before even attempting it. There’s also the issue of jumping from a plane without a parachute.

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http://gizmodo.com/this-man-fell-25-000-feet-without-a-parachute-and-this-1784609642

The S660 Neo Classic Is The Retro Honda Design We Wish Was Real

Recently new series of Kei cars from Honda, especially the N-One
, have harkened back to the classic design language. You can see it on the front ends of the otherwise boxy and unassuming 660cc powered mini-cars. But what if boxes aren’t your thing? The N-Labs S660 Neo Classic has you covered.

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http://jalopnik.com/the-s660-neo-classic-is-the-retro-honda-design-we-wish-1753323477

How A Dangerous European Gang Kidnapped Bernie Ecclestone’s Mother-In-Law: Reports

Formula One head honcho Bernie Ecclestone’s mother-in-law has been at the mercy of kidnappers for more than a week, and Brazilian police now reportedly believe the kidnappers to be an organized European gang. The gang had been “meticulously planning” the $36.5 million kidnapping
for months, according to reports.

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