Omar “RoxRite” Delgado Macias Speaks On His 100th Win, Real B-Boying & Hip-Hop Competition [Interview]

Omar “RoxRite” Delgado Macias Speaks On His 100th Win, Real B-Boying & Hip-Hop Competition [Interview]

Photo Credit: Markus Berger for Red Bull

Omar “RoxRite” Delgado Macias just made history with 100 wins in breaking, so he celebrated by speaking with Okayplayer about the moment, competition and more.

Red Bull fans know and respect the name RoxRite, especially in competitive b-boy circles. Born Omar Delgado Macias in Guadalajara, Mexico, the award-winning history maker planted his flag in San Diego, California and began a road to awesomeness that made him different from the rest. As of March 2018 at Circle Industry, the multiple championship holder created his own record after earning 100 wins, defeating a host of legends over the course of 23 years.

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Happy Beeps: Download and Print StarWars.com Exclusive Star Wars: The Last Jedi Blu-ray Covers

Finally!

Rey. Kylo. Finn. Rose. Poe. Chewie. Luke. Leia. Porgs. Star Wars: The Last Jedi arrives on Blu-ray today (as well as on 4K Ultra HD and On-Demand) — and StarWars.com is celebrating.

In collaboration with toy photographers Johnny Wu (a.k.a. @sgtbananas) and Vesa Lehtimäki, we’ve created four exclusive Blu-ray covers featuring Hasbro’s Star Wars: The Black Series action figures and LEGOs. Wu photographed three striking images with Black Series figures: two depicting the thrilling throne room battle in which Rey and Kylo Ren team up to battle Snoke’s Praetorian Guards, as well as one serene portrait of Rey on Ahch-To. Lehtimäki crafted a clever LEGO shot in which Luke finds more than a few porgs at his door. Check them out below! Continue reading

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Man Spends 409 Days Recreating Forrest Gump’s 15,000 Mile Run Across America

In Robert Zemeckis’ 1994 film Forrest Gump, Tom Hanks’ character is supposed to have run a total of 15,248 miles coast-to-coast across America, after being left heartbroken by his childhood sweetheart, Jenny. It seems like an impossible challenge in real life, but someone actually managed to break Forrest’s record by running a total of 15,600 miles in 409 days.

Rob Pope, a 39-year-old veteran from Liverpool, in the UK, spent over a year of his life recreating Forrest Gump’s epic coast-to-coast trek across the United States, an amazing four times. He quit his job in order to complete this monumental challenge in four stages, and has been running an average of 40 miles a day through blistering heat, torrential rain and weather so cold it froze his beard. Despite suffering several major physical injuries throughout his epic run, and repetition and loneliness straining his mental health, Pope says quitting was never an option. Continue reading

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1991 MERCEDES-BENZ 250 GD

Among our favorite SUV?s there is always a place for the G-Class. Up for auction, is this unique Mercedes-Benz 250 GD
from 1991, a great looking beast with a army green and black color
scheme. This Mercedes-Benz G-Class, sometimes called G-Wagen, will be up
for grabs through RM Sotheby?s at the upcoming Fort Lauderdale 2018
event (April 6th). Build specs are yet to be released, but it does look
like it is in mint condition and excellent mechanical shape. While the
2.5-liter diesel engine may not be the fastest thing on the road, it is
certainly one of the most reliable. These engines have been known to
exceed 1 million kilometers without needing a rebuild. With the
five-cylinder diesel engine, a front differential lock and a rear
differential lock, this G-Class can tackle backcountry roads and trails
with ease. Continue reading

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CAST IRON SHRIMP PAN

Grilling is the ideal way to cook shrimp because shrimp needs quick high
heat to keep it juicy and flavorful. But grilling shrimps on a barbecue
is a daunting task, there is always a large chance of eating shrimp off
the grill grates. This Shrimp Cast Iron Grill and Serving Pan by Outset
makes grilling shrimps a breeze, cook up to 22 jumbo shrimps in a pool
of flavor, without worrying about them falling through the grill grate,
or sacrificing them to the sticky, greedy skin of the grates themselves.
The elegant cast iron pan also doubles as a creative way to serve
shrimp cocktail. Continue reading

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