For those of you that are new around here, every weekend we bring you 25 of the week’s best links, articles, images, and videos from all over the web in a list we refer to as “Link25″. This week, you’ll find everything from a low blow to economy travelers to the demise of the PlayStation 2 so get ready because this is Link25 (187) – The Demise of the PlayStation 2 Edition.
The American Concordes that never flew
In November 1962, the British and French governments announced a deal that caused great distress in the boardrooms of American planemakers.
The two countries announced plans to jointly build a new airliner, one that would be able to fly at more than twice the speed of sound. The aircraft – to be called ‘Concorde’ – would be the most advanced civilian aircraft in the world, showing that (click on the title to read the full article).
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Italy to change law to make all supermarkets give unsold food to needy
Italy is set to pass a law that will make supermarkets donate their waste food to charities.
It will become the second European country to pass such laws after the French introduced a bill in February which bans supermarket throwing away or spoiling unsold food.
The bill has recieved widespread bipartisan support and is expected to pass the lower house of the parliament on (Click on the title to read the full article)