Idiom of the Day
odor of sanctity
an atmosphere of excessive holiness or piety
There was an odor of sanctity in the chambers of the judge at the courthouse.
Most Expensive Motorcycles
1934 Crocker Speedway Bike
The precursor to the famous Crocker v twin, Albert Crocker built just 31 speedway bikes before turning his hand to the bikes which made him a global name. This is one of them, and not surprisingly, they dont appear at auction very often. MidAmerica sold the last one to appear at auction in Las Vegas in 2011 for $151,200.This 1934 Crocker Speedway Racer (Lot S73)was estimated to fetch between $150,000 and $180,000 and sold for $159,500.