16 pigeon were treated as Chinese spies by Vietnamese police until their true identities were revealed

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in News on Tuesday 27 January 2015

The Vietnamese police force recently detained 16 pigeons on the grounds of them being possibly Chinese spies. Who could blame them? These birds all have red and green markings on their wings, and bands with alphabets and numbers on their feet, of which one was ‘CHN’ which surely must have implied China? Talk about obvious coding, for crying out loud.

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Yes, you can race coffins competitively in Manitou Springs, Colorado

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in Cool Travel on Saturday 17 January 2015

Coffin races? What? Every October, the annual coffin race is a star attraction in Manitou Springs, Colorado. It’s no upstart either — going strong into its 20th year in 2015, the race sombrely commemorates the memory of a certain Emma Crawford, who died from tuberculosis in 1891. Certainly doesn’t hurt that it looks like a […]

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From the LAEM Store: Forza 5 Tanktop

Alison Shepard Contributor

By Alison Shepard in New Products on Friday 13 July 2012

For those of you in the dog days of summer, this is the ultimate for beach and hot city days. For those of you in your winter months, surely you have a vacation scheduled soon? We bring you Vaughn de Heart’s Forza 5 Tanktop, a racing-inspired classic from a brand we love. Get this in […]

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