In the Halloween Spirit, here’s a look at The Great Pumpkin, plus a test drive! It is very patriarchical as well as heterosexual and profoundly unsafe. No air bags. Not even one. No computer, either. No traction control or other form of idiot proofing. You control the Pumpkin using your brain, your feet and your hands and the skills you developed as a driver.
It is therefore the sort of car that GM would never build today. Joe LaMuraglia would be “triggered” by the mere sight. Hopefully, someone will trick him into viewing this video.
In the meanwhile, enjoy What Was.
Imagine a time when you could buy a car like this. No smarmy taint of political correctness. No pandering to “moms.” Things were still good.
As opposed to now.
. . .
A Reminder: I’ll be on InfoWars this coming Thursday, 10:30 east coast time. I’ll be talking about GM’s shivving of me for not being gay and something other-than-white and male. This story could – and should – go big. Not because Poor Me and no more GM cars to test drive (officially) but because this business has got to be stomped.
If it’s not, you could be next.
All of us are in peril. Of living in a retake of East Germany, with better gadgets. But the same Angela Merkel-esque fraus browbeating us (and perhaps worse). Have a look at Mary Barra – the head frau over at GM. She could be ex-Stasi agent Merkel’s doppelganger!
Anyhow, it ought to be fun. I am – like OJ – on the loose!
And: I’m going to order a fresh batch of EPautos magnetic badges, if we make it to the Green Zone this month. We are close. Have a look at the pie chart on the main page. About 34 percent to go and there’s about a week left in the month.
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