Police Officer Saves Texas Driver From Gruesome Biscuit-Choking Death

The real threat on today’s roads comes in the form of delicious, buttery biscuit-confections so hard to resist that they rarely make it home. One Austin police officer encountered this threat on a routine cell phone use stop, where he found that the motorist was trying to call for help because she was choking on a… »7/16/15 11:50am7/16/15 11:50am

'Most Patriotic Brand' In America Is An Automaker, Guess Which One

Marketing company Brand Keys surveys thousands of people every year, to rate companies on 35 different "values." One of those is "patriotism," not in terms of where the a company actually makes things or employs people, but purely how "American" they appear in public perception. Only two automakers made the top 25. »7/04/14 4:00pm7/04/14 4:00pm

Badass Tunnel Bots And The Border Patrol Agents Who Love Them

In the last fourteen years, the US Border Patrol has found more than 170 tunnels they believe are used for smuggling contraband between Mexico and the States. Since American law enforcers don't want to enter the tunnels themselves, they're sending in cute little robots to do their dirty work. »1/15/14 3:52pm1/15/14 3:52pm

America, the Land of the Automatic and Home of the Bad Driver

The fact that in America a manual is actually considered a theft deterrent device and you get a discount on your insurance for it is just sad. American is also home to the worst drivers in the universe which is also sad. Whereas in Europe automatics are rarer than a funny German and bad drivers are weeded out at birth. »10/26/13 3:41pm10/26/13 3:41pm