O.J. Simpson’s Infamous Bronco Is Getting Another Moment in the Spotlight — TIME

Monday’s episode of Pawn Stars will feature the white Ford Bronco that carried O.J. Simpson during his infamous 1994 car chase across Los Angeles’ freeways. Rick Harrison, pawn-shop owner and the show’s star, is expected to assess the vehicle and take it for a drive. Viewers will then discover whether Harrison chooses to buy the…

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Mega Millions Winning Ticket Worth $393 Million Sold at Barbecue Restaurant — TIME

(PALOS HEIGHTS, Ill.) — The Illinois Lottery says a suburban Chicago barbecue restaurant sold the winning ticket for a $393 million Mega Millions lottery jackpot.The Illinois Lottery said Saturday that someone bought the ticket at Nick’s Barbecue in Palos Heights. The $393 million jackpot from Friday’s drawing is the largest in Illinois history. It’s fifth…

via Mega Millions Winning Ticket Worth $393 Million Sold at Barbecue Restaurant — TIME

Update: diner cushions

I finished my cushions a few weeks back, but didn’t like the hard look of the back seat cushions. I decided to do a little button tufting to soften them up and I think it adds just enough detail to keep them from looking so flat.

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I bought button blanks, actually at WalMart because it’s closer than JoAnne’s and my Hobby Lobby didn’t carry these either. I wasn’t sure if they would be too small, but they look perfect.

I looked over the various tufting methods and designs. I wanted to keep it just a simple look and I can always add an upper and lower row if I want to, but that just would be too busy for this, I think.  I used fabric on hand from the pillows I made that are on the bench seats.

A quick little feature that adds some interest.

From Seaport shipwreck to fancy furniture: Charlestown woodworker repurposes scraps – The Boston Globe — Reclamation Administration

J. DICKEY Conference table made from the boards of Seaport shipwreck. On Aug. 11, Dickey will display furniture he made using wood from the historic ship during an event at District Hall, a Seaport venue on Northern Avenue not far from where the vessel’s remains were uncovered. He’ll also share with the public pieces of…

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See NASA’s Most Detailed Map of Where the Total Solar Eclipse Will Be — TIME

Wondering where the upcoming total solar eclipse can be seen in America? Look no further than this NASA video, which shows the most detailed map yet of the path of totality. For the video, published in December, NASA visualizer Ernie Wright traced the path of the Aug. 21 total eclipse, which can only be seen…

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Another Clue About Apple’s Next iPhone May Have Just Dropped — TIME

More evidence has emerged that Apple’s next iPhone will have a new design and a feature that allows it to detect a user’s face. Some developers appear to have gotten hold of the firmware for Apple’s HomePod speaker before it was meant to be public. The code is believed to include references to Apple’s upcoming…

via Another Clue About Apple’s Next iPhone May Have Just Dropped — TIME