Triumph Brings Out Bra-and-Pants Set with Solar Panels (Guess Where the…

This bra-and-pants set in astroturf a fetching shade of public-convenience green towelling is, aspazzarently, part of underwear manufacturer Triumph's Autumn-Winter collection. As well as a whacking great panel of photovoltaic cells on the front of it (useful for winterwear, don't you think?) there's an electronic… » 5/14/08 5:00am 5/14/08 5:00am

The Nine Lives of Evel Knievel, the Superstar Who Wanted to Jump the…

Elvis on a motorbike, Evel Knievel was one of the icons of the '70s. With his star-spangled red, white and blue leathers—apparently inspired by Liberace rather than the King—and mussed-up blonde mop, cape flying behind him as he catapulted his Harley XR750 over buses, cars and canyons, Evel was excess personified.… » 12/09/07 8:00am 12/09/07 8:00am