Patrick Stewart

Sir Patrick Stewart takes G.I. Joe quiz on NPR

Sir Patrick Stewart.  G.I. Joe.  Two entities that have never had much in the way of interaction… until now! This past weekend Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me!, NPR’s weekly news panel game show, featured an interview with the celebrated actor and former captain of the USS Enterprise.  There were the usual Star Trek and theater questions…

1984 Cobra CLAW

The Cobra CLAW has arrived! For REAL!

Remember the Cobra CLAW?  You know, the then-futuristic powered glider that debuted back in 1984? Apparently the future is NOW because Swiss aviation enthusiast Yves Rossy has released a spectacular video of his jet-powered glider taking to the skies of Dubai.  Sure, it lacks a dorsally-mounted laser cannon or wing tip missiles but otherwise this is for…