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If you were intending to make a quiet entrance like Superman, forget it. You’ll be heard a mile away with this jetpack.

The AP takes a quick tour of the Smithsonian car warehouse where many rare vehicles are stored and speaks with the custodian of these rare gems, 2 of which are being prepped for display at the National Museum of American History. In the video, you see a pristine 1948 Tucker and a 1929 Miller race […]

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The now-infamous portrait of Barack Obama created by Shepard Fairey (of Obey Giant fame) has been inducted into the Smithsonian Museum’s National Portrait Gallery! The image of Barack Obama was central in created a viral movement to get people to vote Obama during the 2008 Presidential election. In a way, it became the unofficial poster […]