Can you solve it? I’ve got a little (logical) list | Science

12 Nov by admin

Can you solve it? I’ve got a little (logical) list | Science

Hi guzzlers, (i) People who are logically minded like to list things. (ii) These two logic puzzles celebrate this fact. ONE Which of the following statements is/are true? 1. Exactly one of the statements in this list is false. 2. Exactly two of the statements in this list are false. 3. Exactly three of the […]
12 Nov by admin

Toyota’s Lentz wields the ax as headquarters demands fatter profits

Facing an uncertain future as Toyota buckles down on costs around the world are, clockwise from top, the Prius C hybrid, Lexus RC coupe and subcompact Yaris. Photo credit: AUTOMOTIVE NEWS ILLUSTRATION TOKYO — Toyota’s North America CEO, Jim Lentz, is looking to chop unpopular nameplates from the U.S. lineup as bosses in Japan order […]
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Kyle Busch sets up showdown with Kevin Harvick for the title

AVONDALE, Ariz. — The three most dominant drivers of this NASCAR season will fittingly race each other for the championship, a chance for Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick and Martin Truex Jr. to settle which team is truly the best. It was Busch who claimed the latest round, winning for the eighth time this year Sunday […]
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Karl Ove Knausgaard Looks Back on “My Struggle”

The sixth and final volume of “My Struggle” was published in English this fall. But it came out in Norwegian, in 2011, three years after Karl Ove Knausgaard began writing the first volume, in 2008. The person who wrote those books both is and is not the man who, last month, came by my office […]
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What to do in Plymouth, Massachusetts for Thanksgiving

Bostonians who want to embrace Turkey Day in a massive way know where to head each season: downtown Plymouth, the iconic Thanksgiving location. This year, organizers are expecting 150,000 visitors from Nov. 16-18, the weekend before Thanksgiving, for America’s Hometown Thanksgiving Celebration, according to executive director Olly deMacedo. “There’s no place in the world where people ought to […]
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Oscar Wilde’s silver cigarette case surfaces, up for auction

The cigarette case is a unique reminder of Oscar Wilde’s love affair with Lord Alfred Douglas, known as “Bosie.” (Henry Aldridge and Son) A silver cigarette case that belonged to poet and playwright Oscar Wilde is up for auction in the U.K. on Saturday. The case is described as a unique reminder of Wilde’s love […]
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Volvo, citing U.S.-China trade dispute, shuffles production plans

UPDATED: 11/8/2018 5:52 pm ET – adds details Gustafsson: “We’ll go at this change not with a smile, but we know what we need to do.” Photo credit: TOM WOROBEC DETROIT — Volvo Cars continues to shake up production plans for much of its lineup in an effort to dodge tariffs the U.S. and China […]