Month: December 2017

In photos: These are Lonely Planet’s picks for the best cities to visit in 2018, #4. Hamburg, Germany

Lonely Planet has released their picks for the best cities to visit in 2018, in a list that features a few surprises and interesting choices. To make the cut on one of the most influential travel lists of the year, destinations must offer outstanding experiences in 2018, be it for a special event, milestone, or new openings and attractions, editors say.… Read Full Article

In photos: These are Lonely Planet’s picks for the best cities to visit in 2018, #3. Canberra, Australia

Lonely Planet has released their picks for the best cities to visit in 2018, in a list that features a few surprises and interesting choices. To make the cut on one of the most influential travel lists of the year, destinations must offer outstanding experiences in 2018, be it for a special event, milestone, or new openings and attractions, editors say.… Read Full Article

The Master Race, Chapter 8

Into the Abyss

This is not the house that Fisher and Hawk breached, vanquishing The Master. This house is so much worse, and that refers to more than just its worse squalor and decay. It has a presence, as if it’s alive.… Read Full Article

继特朗普的报告后,中国敦促美国接受其崛起 …, Following Trump’s report, China urges US to accept its rise

By JOE McDONALD, Associated Press

BEIJING (AP) — The Chinese government on Tuesday criticized U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to label Beijing a strategic rival and called on Washington to “abandon a Cold War mentality” and accept China’s rise.

Trump’s decision reflects a “victory of hardliners” in his administration, the official Xinhua News Agency said.… Read Full Article

Julie Newmar + Lost in Space

Before she was Catwoman, Julie Newmar​ starred in My Living Doll as Rhoda, a robot created for the U.S Air Force who winds up in the hands of Dr. Bob McDonald (played by Bob Cummings.) See POP COLORTURE’s newly colorized opening and enjoy the exclusive, never-before-heard version of the theme song with lyrics!… Read Full Article

In photos: These are Lonely Planet’s picks for the best cities to visit in 2018, #2. Detroit, USA

Lonely Planet has released their picks for the best cities to visit in 2018, in a list that features a few surprises and interesting choices. To make the cut on one of the most influential travel lists of the year, destinations must offer outstanding experiences in 2018, be it for a special event, milestone, or new openings and attractions, editors say.… Read Full Article

中国央视监控网仅用了7分钟就抓获了BBC记者 …, China’s CCTV surveillance network took just 7 minutes to capture BBC reporter

Flag of the People’s Republic of China (Photo: Sam Bloomberg-Rissman/Getty Images)

by Jon Russell 

It took Chinese authorities just seven minutes to locate and apprehend BBC reporter John Sudworth using its powerful network of CCTV camera and facial recognition technology.… Read Full Article