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Car builders make hot rods out of World War II fighter plane belly tanks
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Summary List Placement Following is a transcript of the video. Narrator: If you’re not sure what kind of car this is, you’re not alone. These tiny metal capsules with wheels are called belly tanks, or lakesters, and they’re a major part of hot rod culture. So where does that strange-looking “bodywork” come from? The short […]

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Lorraine O’Grady, Still Cutting Into the Culture – The New York Times
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The plumage of white gloves symbolized the repressed psychology of the Black middle class, consumed with respectability. The whip represented the history of external violence that conditioned it. Her critique was that Black artists should scrutinize their own privileges. Barging into the venue, she handed out flowers, then proceeded to flail herself with the whip, […]

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Purchase Comfortable Pillows Online | Elite Life Style Sun Rooms
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A bolster pillow with spherical ends solely requires three material pieces. MICRO FIBER® Pillow and Bolster by Good Evening® is manufactured from the latest sleep-expertise. • Lots of people use cold water to scrub the pillows and bolsters. Match our super comfortable minky blanket with our pillow and bolster set to finish the look. Can […]

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Hidden Seletar cafe has chill outdoor seating with view of airport runway, mains under S$20 – Mothership.SG – News from Singapore, Asia and around the world
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Tucked away in Seletar is a cafe called Soek Seng 1954 Bicycle Cafe. Hidden gem in Seletar Here’s what the cafe and seating looks like: Sengkang to Punggol & Singapore Food, Property & Travel/FB Sengkang to Punggol & Singapore Food, Property & Travel/FB It faces the runway of Seletar Airport, where one might be able […]

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The New Chevrolet Corvette Z06’s V8 Could Shatter a World Record
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Indeed, with all that, it can be hard to remember the Stingray is only the base model. Chevy reportedly has four more C8 variants planned for the next few years, all of which will be bonkers — and, perhaps happily for some Vette customers, not heed GM’s call for a zero-emissions future. Australia’s Wheels magazine, […]

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Australia’s COVID-19 international border closure debate rages on as government pins focus on jobs – ABC News
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Senior government ministers are standing by the international border closures, amid criticism from some backbenchers that Australia could soon become a “hermit nation”. Key points: Tens of thousands of Australians are still trying to get home and the backlog is growing due to the weekly cap on arrivals. A number of those people are stranded […]

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Microsoft permanently closing nearly all of its stores around the world – CBS News
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Microsoft said Friday it is permanently closing nearly all of its physical stores around the world. Like other retailers, the software and computing giant had to temporarily shut all of its stores in late March due to the COVID-19 pandemic. According to its website, Microsoft has 83 stores worldwide, including 72 in the U.S., where […]

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Princes, Pandemics, and Politics: Yasmine Motawy talks to Bestselling Author of ‘The Mamluk Trilogy’
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Reem Bassiouney is an Oxford-educated professor of linguistics at the American University in Cairo. She is also the winner of the 2010 Sawiris Foundation Award for Young Novelists, and the author of The Mamluk Trilogy, which was on the bestseller lists of both the 2019 and 2020 Cairo Book Fairs: By Yasmine Motawy I imagine […]

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