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ianbrooks:

Peanuts: Love Is Walking Hand in Hand by Charles Schulz

Charles Schulz knew a thing or two about human moments, about the little things that peppered the memorable moments of a life, seen in every single one of his comic strips. But the Peanuts gang had a few things to say about a funny little thing called love as well, as illustrated in this 1965 book by Schulz. It’s long out of print but you can still find a used copy on amazon for a few hundred bucks. Dont worry about the price though, love is usually worth it in the end.

(source: brainpickings / via: theawesomer)

topgear:

Meet the new Viper, now with more… civilization.

(Somehow our photo gallery and description disappeared from our post, which is fine by us…. It gives us a reason to blog the entire thing again.)

When the original Dodge Viper debuted over twenty years ago, it was known for being a beast of a car with a cheap, minimalist interior (watch Jeremy’s review from Top Gear Series 5). Well the new Viper, now by Chrysler’s SRT division and under Fiat ownership, has a new interior that’s being described as downright “luxurious.” Perhaps the new Viper is all grown up:

Well, sort of. There’s still an aircraft carrier-length bonnet atop a massive V10 engine, cab-back driving position and a side-exit exhaust. So far, so enjoyably juvenile. But the latest iteration’s lighter, stiffer, more advanced, easier to drive and also sight more pleasant inside.

There’s a carbon fibre bonnet, roof and boot lid, which has whittled weight down to 1455kg, some 55 kilos lighter than the old car, and a huge 50 per cent stiffer. And there’s an upgraded version of Dodge’s 8.4-litre V10 producing - in basic form - 640bhp and 600lb ft of torque. That makes it the torqueiest naturally aspirated engine to be fitted to a sports car… ever.

But inside is where there’s the biggest surprise - it’s actually luxurious. And not just ‘luxurious for a Viper’ either. The cow peelings are soft and sumptuous, the stereo is by Harman Kardon, the abundance of screens are TFT, there’s not a solitary centimeter of wibbly stitching. There’s also 40mm more headroom and 90mm more legroom. This is a car you could feasibly use every day, not just when you fancy peering over the edge of existence.

Get the low down at TopGear.com

ceizer:

‘Success is the greatest revenge’ Pieter Ceizer

ceizer:

‘Success is the greatest revenge’ Pieter Ceizer