Daily Archives: April 4, 2019

Biggest STREET RACE in U.S. History (Full Movie)

CASH DAYS 2017 is the biggest street race to ever take place, its possible this will never happen again – nearly ALL of the 405 & New Orleans Street Outlaws in attendance – Big Chief, Murder Nova, Kye Kelley, JJ Da Boss, The Bird Boys, Shane (Black Bird Vega), John Doe, Swamp Thing, Derek and the Silver Unit, Monza, Kamikaze and the Elco, the Mistress, Reaper SS, Doc and the Street Beast, Daddy Dave and any other racer that you’ve ever seen on Street Outlaws headed back to the real OG street racing scene with their 2,000+ horsepower turbo and nitrous powered street raced cars to throw down in Texas at the biggest and baddest street race in HISTORY!… read the full article

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Billy Eckstine – Boulevard of Broken Dreams

Billy Eckstine (8 July 1914 8 March 1993), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania as William Clarence Eckstein. He changed the spelling to Eckstine after a club owner said the original spelling was too Jewish.

Eckstine was an American jazz singer and bandleader who also played trumpet, valve trombone, and guitar.… read the full article

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Clarifying labels: Cool Jazz, West Coast, and Hard Bop

by Mark C. Gridley, Heidelberg College, Tiffin, Ohio (SoundScapes.info)

Miles Davis

The variety of jazz styles that emerged during the 1950s was followed by very little agreement about how to describe them. Moreover, there is only limited consistency in how journalists and historians apply labels when they discuss jazz styles of that period.… read the full article

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Study This Submarine (It Destroyed a U.S. Navy Aircraft Carrier in a War Game)

In 2005, USS Ronald Reagan, a newly constructed $6.2 billion dollar aircraft carrier, sank after being hit by multiple torpedoes. Fortunately, this did not occur in actual combat, but was simulated as part of a war game.

by Sebastien Roblin (The National Interest)

The slow, sustainable underwater speed of AIP-powered diesel submarines make them less than ideal for stalking prey over vast expanses of water.read the full article

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New Zealand PM touts ‘important’ China ties amid Huawei spat

By AFP

China’s President Xi Jinping shakes hands with New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern before their meeting at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Monday (AFP Photo/Kenzaburo FUKUHARA)

Beijing (AFP) – New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Monday played up her country’s “critically important” ties with China while President Xi Jinping called for “mutual trust” amid tensions stemming from security concerns over Chinese telecom giant Huawei.… read the full article

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Don’t discriminate against our firms, China’s Xi tells New Zealand

By Ben Blanchard (Reuters)

BEIJING (Reuters) – President Xi Jinping called upon New Zealand on Monday not to discriminate against Chinese companies during a meeting with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, whose country has rejected a bid by Chinese telecom giant Huawei to build a 5G mobile network.… read the full article

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