Another airliner has gone missing #AirAsia

Offical Statement: AirAsia Indonesia regrets to confirm that flight QZ8501 from Surabaya to Singapore has lost contact with air traffic control at 07:24hrs this morning.
At the present time we unfortunately have no further information regarding the status of the passengers and crew members on…

OPEC Revenue Cut in Half


Oil Stimulus Money
According to AAA, retail gasoline prices this week averaged $2.477.
That’s the first time gasoline has been under $2.50 since 2009. By January, it could be as low as $2.25 for a gallon of regular.
This comes at a time of the year when middle-class Americans and… #Energy, #Oil, #PeakOil, #Russia

1988 Yamaha YSR50 for sale


1988 Yamaha YSR50 for sale on eBay

from the seller:
1988 Yamaha YSR 50
1,980 Miles On Odometer
AMAZING SHAPE FOR ANY AGE ~ She has lived Indoors in a photo studio the past 20 years.
UNMOLESTED TIME CAPSULE, Best I can tell, All original except wind screen.

Ducati 860GT for sale – #bevelDucati

1975 DUCATI 860GT

Buy this Ducati 860GT!

Sold for just two years, the Ducati 860GT was a relatively angular bike that didn’t end up being as popular as Ducati might have hoped. It ended up evolving into the much-more loved Darmah. The 864cc twin yielded 60 horsepower, and it was capable of h…

Children killed in Taliban attacks on the rise

Leaders of the UN’s mission in Afghanistan said today that although the Taliban insurgents, reacting to UN efforts, have publicly claimed to have changed their methods and have promised to protect civilians, they still cause the majority of civilian casualties in that…

Denver’s Christmas storm – road update


 There remains a 40% chance for more snow today (December 26)
Denver Public Works deployed its fleet of 70 big plows last night when snow began to accumulate on Denver’s main streets, or most streets with stripes, and snow plow crews will remain on … #SnowStorm

Where to see the Interview in Denver and Colorado

At press time, only one theater in Denver was screening “The Interview,” Alamo Drafthouse in Littleton.
Only one Christmas Day screening is scheduled, at 11 p.m.
Alamo Drafthouse Littleton
Address: 7301 S Santa Fe Dr., Unit #850, Littleton, CO 80120
Phone: (720) 588-4107
Contact: Email

Five #lesbians eating a #quiche

opens at the Avenue Theater January 23.
Written by Even Linder and Andrew Hobgood
Directed by Edith Weiss
5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche assembles the members of the Susan B. Anthony Society for the Sisters of Gertrude Stein, all self-described widows, in an u… #LesbiansQuiche

#History of the #hashtag (Infographic)

How did the hashtag become the #hashtag?
Perhaps the defining icon of Web 2.0 and social media, the hashtag became the most obscure bit of punctuation to become ubiquitous.
Its modern incarnation has its roots in the decidedly old-school internet form of IRC — a chat technology that most… #, #Hashtag, #Socialmedia, #Twitter

Yamaha’s WR450F is ready for Dakar rally


The All-New 2015 WR450F Rally Gears Up for The Dakar

In less than three weeks time Yamaha Factory Racing’s Olivier Pain, Michael Metge and Alessandro Botturi will start the toughest rally in the world. Dakar 2015 will kick off in Buenos Aires on the fourth of… #Dakar, #DakarRally, #Yamaha