Christian Bale’s GT40 from ‘Ford v. Ferrari’ is racing to the auction block

‘Ford v. Ferrari’ star Christian Bale is an actor, and so is the car he drove in the film. The light blue Ford GT40 Bale’s Ken Miles character races in the 1966 24 Hours of LeMans was built by Superformance, a replica car company that specializes in vintage models like the iconic racing machine. Superformance provided two GT40s More...

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By Boston Journal On Sunday, November 10th, 2019

Air Force veteran Matt Butler shares how his military career led to an award-winning game design

“I played a lot of bocce ball in Italy, and rolle bolle in Belgium, and then horseshoes and lawn bowling,” the Minnesota-native shared. “But there were a lot of little things that I didn’t More...

By Boston Journal On Monday, November 4th, 2019

Cafe apologizes for calling child ‘terrifying’ on receipt: ‘You lost some regulars today’

A woman in New Zealand says that she and her young family won’t soon return to a café where they were once “regulars,” as she recently discovered that an employee described them as the “fam with More...

By Boston Journal On Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

Ford recalling over 300K vans, 384 SUVs to fix three issues

Ford is recalling over 300,000 Transit vans in the U.S. and North America for the second time to replace driveshaft couplings that can crack and potentially cause the shaft to come loose. The issue could lead More...

By Boston Journal On Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019

Peruvian restaurant fined for serving women different menu than men

A restaurant in Lima, Peru, has been accused of sexism and ordered to pay a fine for serving women a different menu when they are dining with men. RESTAURANT GOES VIRAL FOR ‘MY GIRLFRIEND IS NOT HUNGRY’ MENU More...

By Boston Journal On Thursday, October 17th, 2019

Oklahoma couple stages ‘It’ photo shoot reenacting scenes from the creepy film

Couples who reenact scenes from a movie about a murderous clown demon together, stay together. At least that’s true for this Oklahoma couple who staged a photo shoot themed around the scary book-turned-movie More...

By Boston Journal On Friday, October 11th, 2019

Tourist fined for wearing ‘erotic and lewd’ string bikini to beach

A Taiwanese tourist visiting a beach in the Philippines was fined 2,500 PHP ($49 USD) for wearing a microscopic string bikini. The woman wearing the white thong bikini was cited after police received complaints More...

By Boston Journal On Saturday, October 5th, 2019

Bride upset after bridesmaid ‘hijacks’ wedding photographer, takes 43 pictures with own family

A nervous newlywed recently took to Mumsnet to ask users whether she had the right to be “very” upset after receiving her official wedding photos — only to find that 43 of the pictures inexplicably featured More...

By Boston Journal On Sunday, September 29th, 2019

Tesla has reinvented the windshield wiper in new patent

Tesla has made a lot of innovations over the years, but it may be about to tackle one the most enduring automotive features: the windshield wiper. In a patent application reported on by Road and Track, the More...

By Boston Journal On Monday, September 23rd, 2019

Jessi Combs’ fatal land speed record attempt to be submitted to Guinness

The results from Jessi Combs fatal land speed record attempt will be sent to Guinness for verification, it was announced this weekend. Autoblog reports that the average speed of Combs’ two runs in opposite directions More...