Embarrassment And Riches Color Rahal’s #MAVTv500 Win In Fontana

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Graham Rahal survives a record setting race (80 lead changes) to win for Honda power and aerodynamics. Race winners at Auto Club Speedway, participate in a recently implemented tradition (2009) while in Gatorade Victory Lane: the ringing of “Mobell” … a full-scale replica of the hundreds of bells that line California’s El Camino Real. The 700-mile-long El Camino Real linked California’s 21 Franciscan missions, which were founded by Father Junipero […]

OPM: DHS Cybersecurity Role

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Cyber security, like physical security, requires layers of protections. The Federal Information Security Modernization Act of 2014 specifies that federal agencies are responsible for their own cybersecurity. Although agencies must take the lead in their own cybersecurity, as OPM is currently doing, DHS has the mission to provide a common baseline of security across the civilian government and help agencies manage their cyber risk. DHS, through its National Protection and […]

NASA Administrator Statement on the Loss of SpaceX CRS-7

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The following is a statement from NASA Administrator Charles Bolden on the loss Sunday of the SpaceX Commercial Resupply Services 7 (CRS-7) mission. “We are disappointed in the loss of the latest SpaceX cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station. However, the astronauts are safe aboard the station and have sufficient supplies for the next several months. We will work closely with SpaceX to understand what happened, fix the problem and […]

Racing Datsuns – The Happy Coincidence Of Adam Carolla And Paul Newman

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Racing Datsuns – The Happy Coincidence Of Adam Carolla And Paul Newman Adam Carolla, who bounded onto the entertainment scene (for many) when he partnered with Jimmy Kimmel for the cable broadcast television show “The Man Show” (1999-2004) and as his career progressed, became noted for finding, restoring, and racing historic race cars, has put together a compelling and entertaining documentary about the automobile racing life of iconic actor Paul […]

Video: Combat vets paddle against PTSD

Fox News reporter Jonathan Serrie  reported from Charleston, SC  to report on Twenty-two combat vets who were paddling through the South Carolina wilderness on a rugged 175 mile course from Columbia to Charleston to bring awareness to 22 Suicides occurring each day among the veteran population and to challenge veterans with PTSD to revisit the cohesion they experienced in combat. “When I first came out here, we started as a […]

Movie Review ‘The Principle’ A Stake Through the Heart of Materialism

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Movie Review: ‘The Principle’ A Stake Through the Heart of Materialism So you’re sitting there, a cold one in your hand, watching the game and munching on Frito’s. In walks your wife. “Honey,” she says, “I have some bad news.” “What?” you ask as you pull an errant chip from your chest hair and pop it into your mouth. “It’s about our children,” she says. “Yeah?” you reply as you […]

IndyCar Season Opener Should Be Renamed The Carbon Fiber 200 Of St. Pete

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The start as viewed from the entrance of Turn 1. Ryan Hunter-Reay at far left, was caught outside and lost P8 starting position all of the way back to P17. And YES!, there was carbon fiber left behind on the front straight near the Start/Finish line. Image Credit: Chris Owens – IMS Photo (2015) IndyCar Season Opener Should Be Renamed The Carbon Fiber 200 Of St. Pete Carbon Fiber ruled […]