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Kim Jong-Un’s Secret, Outrageous Megayacht Has Been Spotted
Kim Jong-Un’s Secret, Outrageous Megayacht Has Been Spotted

11 Aug 2022, 06:17 UTC / The Supreme Leader has been missing for 12 straight days, and sources believe it’s because he’s off to his favorite retreat, onboard his multi-million megayacht

 
Royal Junk: Brand-New, Custom $300 Million Boeing 747-8 Arrives at Scrapyard
Royal Junk: Brand-New, Custom $300 Million Boeing 747-8 Arrives at Scrapyard

26 Apr 2022, 07:30 UTC / Delivered in 2012 to the Saudi Arabian Royal Flight group, the aircraft spent the next decade parked and forgotten at a Swiss airport

 
Billionaire Is Running for Senate on an Anti-Tesla, Anti-FSD Campaign: Unsafe at Any Speed
Billionaire Is Running for Senate on an Anti-Tesla, Anti-FSD Campaign: Unsafe at Any Speed

20 Apr 2022, 12:36 UTC / Dan O’Down runs a rival software company, but he claims his interest is merely in people’s safety, which is why he wants Teslas off the road

 
Desperate to Relieve Pain at the Pump, New York State Considers Eliminating Gas Tax
Desperate to Relieve Pain at the Pump, New York State Considers Eliminating Gas Tax

16 Mar 2022, 15:12 UTC / Traditionally, New York State has one of the most aggressive petroleum taxes of any state other than California. We're not joking, it's that bad

 
President Biden Finally Acknowledges Tesla’s Leadership on the EV Market
President Biden Finally Acknowledges Tesla’s Leadership on the EV Market

9 Feb 2022, 04:53 UTC / In a classic case of the power of the people, the Tesla community rallied to signal their displeasure at POTUS’ blatant omission – and won

 
Elon Musk Takes Biden’s Refusal to Acknowledge Tesla’s Presence on the EV Market to Heart
Elon Musk Takes Biden’s Refusal to Acknowledge Tesla’s Presence on the EV Market to Heart

31 Jan 2022, 09:10 UTC / President Biden keeps praising Ford and GM for their efforts toward wide EV adoption, and Musk says Tesla should get credit too

 
Queen Elizabeth Is Afraid to Fly by Helicopter, Except When She’s Not
Queen Elizabeth Is Afraid to Fly by Helicopter, Except When She’s Not

1 Jan 2022, 03:00 UTC / A report claims the Queen will “have words” with Prince William over helicopter flights, because she thinks they’re not safe enough

 
The Queen Would Like Prince William to Stop Flying Helicopters Because They’re Not Safe
The Queen Would Like Prince William to Stop Flying Helicopters Because They’re Not Safe

19 Dec 2021, 08:06 UTC / The Duke of Cambridge has been flying with his family a lot, despite the unwritten rule that says Royals should not fly at the same time

 
Donald Trump Is Selling His Second Sikorsky S76-B Helicopter
Donald Trump Is Selling His Second Sikorsky S76-B Helicopter

30 Jul 2021, 11:04 UTC / This is the second Sikorsky that lists with the note “make an offer,” and the third Trump has owned through the years. It’s truly presidential

 
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Race in Land Yachts, Because Royal Life Is Fun
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Race in Land Yachts, Because Royal Life Is Fun

27 May 2021, 09:35 UTC / Kate Middleton and Prince William are in the middle of a tour in Scotland, and their latest stop includes a spot of beach racing

 
Slick Senator Does Zoom Meeting on Distracted Driving While Driving Distracted
Slick Senator Does Zoom Meeting on Distracted Driving While Driving Distracted

7 May 2021, 14:00 UTC / Ohio State Senator Andrew Brenner says there’s no difference between what he did and taking a hands-free phone call, because he was still paying attention

 
Politician Promises Trip to the Moon, Helicopter, Robots for Constituents’ Votes
Politician Promises Trip to the Moon, Helicopter, Robots for Constituents’ Votes

26 Mar 2021, 12:26 UTC / One politician is running on a very strange platform, promising the moon (quite literally) to anyone who would vote for him; there’s a catch, of course

 
Arnold Schwarzenegger Is Best to Fight Off an Alien Invasion, Poll Shows
Arnold Schwarzenegger Is Best to Fight Off an Alien Invasion, Poll Shows

20 Mar 2021, 08:20 UTC / 2,000 grown people voted the public figures they consider would do best as world leader in case of an alien invasion. Politicians came last

 
The Wind Knocks Down President Biden 3 Times in 3 Seconds on Air Force One Steps
The Wind Knocks Down President Biden 3 Times in 3 Seconds on Air Force One Steps

20 Mar 2021, 07:35 UTC / “Nothing more than a misstep on the stairs,” White House communications director Kate Bedingfield says of the incident. POTUS is fine

 
Russian Diplomats Use Hand-Pushed Trolley to Exit North Korea
Russian Diplomats Use Hand-Pushed Trolley to Exit North Korea

27 Feb 2021, 08:26 UTC / With all rail travel suspended for months, this was one of those cases that required some ingenuity for easy transportation across the border

 
Jeep Gets Political for Super Bowl, Brings Bruce Springsteen Along for the Ride
Jeep Gets Political for Super Bowl, Brings Bruce Springsteen Along for the Ride

8 Feb 2021, 05:32 UTC / “The Middle” short film calls for unity and finding the common ground; it features two classic CJ-5s but the focus is on The Boss’ call for political centrism

 
Very Rare Xenatec Maybach 57S Coupe With Surprising Provenance Is Up for Grabs
Very Rare Xenatec Maybach 57S Coupe With Surprising Provenance Is Up for Grabs

29 Jan 2021, 09:18 UTC / Here’s a rare chance at a very limited car, with a dictatorial provenance that gives it flair but none of the guilt: it was built for Muammar Gaddafi

 
Joe Biden Flies Private For Inauguration After Being Denied Military Plane
Joe Biden Flies Private For Inauguration After Being Denied Military Plane

20 Jan 2021, 06:02 UTC / First Family touches down in Washington D.C. for the Inauguration amid reports that Biden was “forced” to charter a plane because none was provided for him

 
Donald Trump’s Ferrari F430, Rolls-Royce Phantom Are About to Hit the Market
Donald Trump’s Ferrari F430, Rolls-Royce Phantom Are About to Hit the Market

24 Nov 2020, 06:28 UTC / Currently owned by the same collector, the pair are part of Mecum’s Kissimmee lot that will go under the hammer January 7-17

 
Donald Trump’s Private 1989 Sikorsky S-76B Helicopter Is Up for Grabs, Cheap
Donald Trump’s Private 1989 Sikorsky S-76B Helicopter Is Up for Grabs, Cheap

9 Nov 2020, 05:38 UTC / The helicopter is hangared in New Jersey, comes with bespoke 6-person executive interior and celebrity pedigree, having been featured on The Apprentice intro