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Hard Ticket to Heaven: Seymour Goldfarb, Jr. (1927-2017)

“So there you have it, a rather simple story actually. International film star, ruthless assassin, Casanova, poet, philosopher. You might say I’m a legend in my own time…in fact, you can.” 275 more words

Hard Ticket To Heaven

Sir Roger Moore (1927 - 2017)

More sad news, as legendary James Bond actor, Sir Roger Moore, has lost a short battle with cancer, and passed away. He was 89 years old. 65 more words


The Four Key Principles of Risk and Resource Management

When it comes to determining what is a Risk worth taking, there are four principles that apply.

Accept no unnecessary Risk.

Every mission is going to require some degree of Risk. 1,618 more words


History Hits: Louie Mattar’s Fabulous Cadillac

Well before the automobile was invented, humanity has pitched itself against one another in races of speed, distance, and time. Anytime humanity gained more mobility—be it with wheels, hooves, or otherwise—it is not long before it is pitched into the crucible of the racing world. 1,515 more words


Theme: Movies (Late, Late Show) - Cannonball!

On a misty morning in May 1971, an unassuming Dodge Custom Sportsman van christened ‘Moon Trash II’ pulled out of a New York parking lot and headed into the low sun, due west.  2,179 more words

The History

Bill's Quick Reviews #1 - The Cannonball Run (1981)

The Cannonball Run is a movie I watched a lot as a kid. It and it’s first sequel were two movies I really loved growing up. 501 more words

Quick Review

Brock Yates 1933 - 2016

Brock Yates was one of my favourite automotive authors. Sad to hear of his passing after a long illness.

Read about Brock’s life and times including his famous involvement with the Cannonball Run. 11 more words

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