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Two Middle East locations 54 C this week — and it might be a world record for heat

The temperature in Mitribah, Kuwait, surged Thursday to a blistering 54 C. And on Friday in Basra, Iraq, the mercury soared to 53.9. If confirmed, these incredible measurements would represent the two hottest temperatures ever recorded in the Eastern Hemisphere, according to Weather Underground meteorologist Jeff Masters and weather historian Christopher Burt, who broke the news. 583 more words


Dharma Talk: The Dancer in The Desert

This dharma talk was inspired by a woman named Marta Beckett who was a professionally trained ballet dancer in New York City. When her car broke down in Death Valley she saw an abandoned old theater and listened to the call of her heart and renovated it. 60 more words


Gangster Legend: Bullet Hole Classic Cars - Death Valley, California

This is an Easter Egg in Death Valley, an unadvertised attraction.  The only way I can tell you to get there is to drive into Death Valley from the west, stop at the first gas station, and the guy there will tell you the legend of the… 126 more words

Matthew Berdyck

Walk On's Lake Charles

Walk On’s Lake Charles

So I’m going to be honest with y’all…I work at Walk On’s Lake Charles. I’ve been bartending there for about 6 months now and I love it over there. 510 more words


Race Your Car: Death Valley, California

The road between Ridgecrest, California and Death Valley is a great place to see if your car will go as fast as the speedometer says it will, allegedly.

Matthew Berdyck