The Colonel’s Journal
Articles to improve your life, style, romance, and manly skills; just plain interesting.
The British motorist John Cobb spent the 1930s and 1940s breaking land speed records. By 1947 he set the world record for land speed on the Bonneville Salt Flats, going…[continue reading...]
In December 1984, NASA and the FAA intentionally crashed a Boeing 720 passenger jet. The idea was to test out a new fuel additive that they thought could reduce the…[continue reading...]