“I was taken aback, shocked actually to think that a school would actually do something like that in today’s day and age.” David Ackley, father of a 4th grader at the school, said. “If it actually happened, I think it’s absolutely ridiculous.” … [Read more...] about Teacher Placed on Administrative Leave After Being Accused of Selling Black Students in Mock Slave Auction
UPDATE: No, it doesn’t—it wasn’t around for that episode. Savannah from Earwolf just let us know that it’s the table from Earwolf’s second studio, not the main one that has witnessed so much podcasting history. So you won’t be able to snarkily point out that Ed Helms wrote “your” when he meant “you’re” to friends if you win this table. … [Read more...] about Earwolf is auctioning its signature-covered table (updated)
It's important to understand that Barrett-Jackson is not affirmatively making any representations as to the history or particular provenance of this car, and we will be clear about all of these facts with the bidders who register at auction to participate in the sale of this vehicle. What we are trying to do is uphold the high standard we've set for ourselves in following up on legitimate inquiries and questions related to a vehicle as important as the Kennedy ambulance. … [Read more...] about The JFK Ambulance Is A Fake
The photo, which has the imaginative title "The Iceberg that Sunk Titanic," is being sold by American auction house RR Auction. It's a 9.75×8-inch photograph taken by Captain W. F. Wood, who was onboard the ship S. S. Etonian at the time. A handwritten note on the front of the photo reads: … [Read more...] about The only known photo of the iceberg that sank the Titanic is up for sale
There’s a lengthy story regarding the car’s history that’s featured in the auction listing on RM Sotheby’s website. In short, this is the third of four Goldfinger-spec DB5s built. That makes it pretty damn rare, but not quite as rare as the original movie-ready DB5 Goldfinger, but was instead built for a US tour to promote Thunderball. … [Read more...] about Who Among Us Is Worthy Enough to Buy James Bond’s 1965 Aston Martin DB5?