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  • Red Bull Soapbox Race, Bucharest Romania Sometimes, acting like a big kid is okay. And there were plenty of big kids out for some fun in Bucharest recently for the Red Bull Soapbox Race 2014. Fifty-one contestants poured their sweat and creativity into fashioning custom soapbox racers out of old...

    Soapbox Racing, Romanian style

    Red Bull Soapbox Race, Bucharest Romania Sometimes, acting like a big kid is okay. And there were plenty of big kids out for some fun in Bucharest recently for the Red Bull Soapbox Race 2014. Fifty-one contestants poured their sweat and creativity into fashioning custom soapbox racers out of old…

  • International Bornean Frog Race, Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia Borneo is no stranger to races. There’s the International Bird Race, the Borneo International Marathon, and a hodgepodge of Sabah Adventure Races (one of them is a 250k marathon through the jungle. Nutters.) And now the frogs have joined the party. The International...

    Not Your Average Day at the Races — The International Bornean Frog Race

    International Bornean Frog Race, Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia Borneo is no stranger to races. There’s the International Bird Race, the Borneo International Marathon, and a hodgepodge of Sabah Adventure Races (one of them is a 250k marathon through the jungle. Nutters.) And now the frogs have joined the party. The International…

  • Good Vibrations Antique Vibrator Museum, San Francisco, California “The electric vibrator preceded the electric vacuum cleaner by some nine years, the electric iron by ten, and the electric frying pan by more than a decade, possibly indicative of consumer priorities.” – plaque at Antique Vibrator Musuem   The vibrator didn’t...

    Good Vibrations: Fleshing Out the Antique Vibrator Museum

    Good Vibrations Antique Vibrator Museum, San Francisco, California “The electric vibrator preceded the electric vacuum cleaner by some nine years, the electric iron by ten, and the electric frying pan by more than a decade, possibly indicative of consumer priorities.” – plaque at Antique Vibrator Musuem   The vibrator didn’t…

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