Ruk Digest 9/18

Hello Fellow Rukkers!

1.  This Is The Real Reason You Feel The Burn When You Take A Shot Of Strong Liquor

The Ethanol in the drink lowers your VR1 Heat Receptor's normal threshold to below your body temperature, thereby making you feel a burning sensation.

Watch the two minute video in the link for more detail. 

2.  Here Are 31 Scenic Drives To Take In The U.S.

I'll let this picture of Rockefeller Parkway in Wyoming do the talking.

3.  Sooo McDonald's Is Rolling Out A New Chain


A place dedicated to selling coffee and sweets. 

Uuuuh, new Starbucks competitor?

DMV Upcoming Event

Art All Night

A massive art festival that takes place in 7 districts of DC. Loads of stuff going on.  

Seriously, from art on display at the Embassy of Guatemala, to live performances on the H Street streetcars, this event is jam packed. 

For more info, click on the different districts in the link to plan your time. 

Saturday, September 24th @ 7pm and goes till 3am. 

Song of the Week

Because Sometimes You Just Need That Morning Delight

Papik - Morning Delight (feat Frankie Lovecchio)

Recipe of the Week

 Pics of the Week
1. La Muralla Roja, a housing project in Spain
2. The Observatory of Light in Paris, France
3. A spectacular view from from the Miramonti Hotel in Northern Italy
4. Red yarn exhibit in Berlin, Germany

Thought of the Week

"Good cars make you remember what work is. 
Great ones make you love it."

- Sam Smith, Editor at Large for Road and Track Magazine

Earlier this week I was looking for magazines to buy to pass the time on a long metro ride. 

I ended up buying Road and Track, and came across this awesome phrase in an article reviewing the Porsche 911 GT3 RS


Thank you for reading!
Be Happy and Keep Learning!
Igor B.M.