Irv Gordon, the Hero Who Drove His Volvo P1800 Over 3.2 Million Miles, Has Died

Irv Gordon, the Hero Who Drove His Volvo P1800 Over 3.2 Million Miles, Has Died

Irv Gordon, the man from Long Island who broke the Guinness World Record for highest vehicle mileage on a single vehicle when the Volvo P1800 he’s owned since new passed three million miles in 2013, has died at 77. The news of Irv’s death came from his daughter, who posted about it on Facebook, and was picked up by the Facebook page dedicated to him and his Volvo P1800 adventures.

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Being bionic: how technology transformed my life

Being bionic: how technology transformed my life

I was born with the usual set of limbs. When I was nine months old, I contracted meningococcal septicaemia, a dangerous infection of the blood, which very nearly killed me. I survived, but because I had sustained major tissue damage, it became necessary to amputate my right leg below the knee, all of the fingers on my left hand and the second and third digits on my right hand. I learned to walk on a prosthetic leg at the age of 14 months, and have gone through my life wearing a succession of artificial limbs.

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What would a smog-free city look like?

What would a smog-free city look like?

The persistent haze over many of our cities is a reminder of the polluted air that we breathe. Over 80% of the world’s urban population is breathing air that fails to meet World Health Organisation guidelines, and an estimated 4.5 million people died prematurely from outdoor air pollution in 2015.

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Google Store Black Friday 2018 Deals Kick Off November 16, With Pixel 3 on BOGO 50% Off

Google Store Black Friday 2018 Deals Kick Off November 16, With Pixel 3 on BOGO 50% Off

Google revealed its Black Friday 2018 deals today for the Google Store and they kick off on November 16 with a Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL that gets you a second phone for 50% off, once you buy the first. They’ve also got cash discounts on Pixel 3 and 3 XL, plus deals on Google Home Hub, Mini, regular Home, and Max, Pixelbook, Chromecast, and Nest products, just like we expected.

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‘GOP Jesus’ Rewrites The Bible For Hypocritical Evangelicals Who Support Trump

'GOP Jesus' Rewrites The Bible For Hypocritical Evangelicals Who Support Trump

What would Jesus think about the Trump administration? The YouTube comedy group Friend Dog Studios created an updated version of Jesus to share a new take on biblical quotes just for modern Republicans. GOP Jesus also shares some thoughts on healing the sick, turning the other cheek and the War on Christmas.

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