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Red Bull Racing has a secret weapon for Formula One racers: Sleep

Jeremy Kaplan/Digital TrendsTo the uninitiated, Formula One racing is like any other car race. High-speed laps around a track? Sure, I’ve seen that. But dig below the surface and the extreme nature of the sport reveals itself: The tension, the danger, the extreme physical stamina needed to keep a car on a track at speeds…

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Secret Base Reviews: the Dew

I grew up in a Coca-Cola household, so my Mountain Dew-based memories are not ones of taste, but longing. It’s the bad boy of beverages, to the eyes of a child a glowing beacon for adventure. To my mother, Mountain Dew looked more like neglect. I rarely did the Dew growing up, but anytime the…

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Dozens of Secret Service officers sidelined by COVID-19

The officers worked during the final stretch of the presidential campaign.November 13, 2020, 10:23 PM• 5 min readDozens of Secret Service Uniformed Division officers are in isolation or quarantine due to testing positive for COVID-19 or having close contact with someone who is, a source familiar with the matter said Friday.The majority of the officers…

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Secret Base Reviews: Still Using an iPhone 6

I still use an iPhone 6. I think my decision not to upgrade is the right one, mostly because I don’t admit mistakes or wrongdoings (high self esteem). But there comes a time in everyone’s life when they need to examine if they’re doing themselves a disservice by not upgrading their phone for five years…

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Secret Base Media Club: (Pro Patria Mori)

In England, poppies abound. They sprout on sports uniforms, labels, coats. Brands make efforts to adorn themselves with the red badge of rememory; prettying themselves up for end-of-year custom. Poppies can be found on the ground, on the walls, on roofs. Dissected by wind and ill-use, they spiral down to earth, vomited up by aircraft…

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Secret Base reviews: The ballpoint pen

My opinion of branded shlock handed out by corporations – Pfizer pens, Coldwell Banker T-shirts, Exxon bibs, what have you – is shaped by a single, singular event. Every once in a while, I recall a story I’d forgotten to tell from my career as a Radio Shack employee; this is one of those. The…

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Secret Base Reviews: Being a Bengals fan

Whenever I meet a Bengals fan from Ohio and tell them that I am a Bengals fan from North Carolina, they ask, “fucking … why?” This gives me the opportunity to tell them a long story. My mom used to travel a lot and collect sports equipment for me, because she knew I was into…

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Secret graves holding 59 bodies in Mexico were in a town

SALVATIERRA, Mexico (AP) — Search teams continued excavating a site in the central Mexico state of Guanajuato Thursday where in the past week they have found 59 bodies in clandestine graves.Especially striking about this discovery, but also a testament to the prevailing level of fear, is that the site is in the town of Salvatierra,…

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The secret to better Zoom calls is zooming out

Magicians, it turns out, are untapped experts at virtual communication. French mentalist Rémi Larousse revealed at a recent appearance how sleight of hand artists are founts of knowledge when it comes to planning effective video calls. The trick: pay attention to body language.“Contrary to popular belief, the study of facial expressions is not a reliable…

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Secret Service Arrests Man For Note Threatening To Kill, Kidnap Biden And Harris

Topline A man in Maryland was arrested on charges he threatened to kidnap and kill Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and his running mate Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.), according to a criminal complaint filed Wednesday, a day after Democratic voters in multiple states reported they received threatening emails telling them to vote for President Trump…