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SkyDiving Without a Parachute

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Given how expensive traffic tickets are, it’s amazing so many people won’t buy a good radar detector. Unlike the car you’re driving, it actually is an investment - and not just...

The Double Yellow Prison

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This country is painted over with double yellow bars - a sort of rolling-ribbon prison, from which escape is not possible. Or at least, very difficult. Legal passing zones - always...

Rebalancing the Scales

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We are peculiarly at the mercy of police. Which goes a long way toward explaining why police are increasingly merciless. After all, they can get away with it. Physically. Financially. Legally. Consider: You...

Online Dating. . .

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What do you do when you are a divorced middle-aged dude looking for female companionship? You go online. One of the pratfalls of this, I've discovered, is that most of the online...

What Killed Chrysler?

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The news may come today - but it won’t be a surprise: Chrysler’s going the way of Plymouth. Maybe Dodge, too. They are not right for the times and it would...

No More Cop Cars

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Five years or so from now, there may be no more cop cars. Vehicles used by cops, certainly. But not cars. These are being retired - in the Bladerunner taking-care-of-the-Replicants sense. Ford...

Tasered 11 Times Over Turn Signal

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Here's a particularly awful story and video out of Glendale, AZ - with implications that are national. Armed government workers followed a car into a parking lot - over an alleged turn...

The Last Buick

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It hasn't been announced yet, but Buick won't be around much longer. It's already mostly gone. GM just announced the cashiering of the Cascada convertible - after less than three years on...

“Boring… Next”

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When financial analyst Toni Sacconaghi of Sanford C. Bernstein asked Tesla CEO Elon Musk about the money-losing electric car company's capital requirements going forward (Tesla has burned through - cue Dr. Evil...
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