Monday, October 15, 2018
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Tickets/Driving Stuff

Tickets/Driving Stuff

Anything related to speeding tickets, driving & stuff like that.

What Speed Limits Aren’t . . . But Should Be

The main problem with speed limits is they're not. In a legal sense - yes. You are not legally allowed to drive faster than whatever the number on the sign is. But...

Their Zippers Bust, Their Buckles Break . . .

You’ve heard the story about teaching a pig to sing? It wastes your time and annoys the pig. So said Mark Twain, at any rate. But how do you deal with cars...

Viewed from the Proper Angle

Speed limits are as much about saaaaaaaaafety as George W. Bush's invasion of Poland - whoops, Iraq - was about (beady-eyed squint into the camera) "weapons of mass destruction." This is easily...

Another Case of No Harm Caused

Fox News just posted a story about an Indiana driver who got cuffed and stuffed for driving 120 MPH on the highway. Cue the clap-for-Stalin applause. The cop - driving an unmarked...

Why We Can’t Drive Faster. . .

Almost everything about cars has changed over the past 50 years - except for how fast we’re allowed to drive them. In 1970, you could legally drive 70-75 MPH on most highways...

Reading Cars

You’ve probably heard about reading people. About picking up on subtle cues, such as eye movements and body language, that convey info about a person’s intentions. It’s also possible to read...

Can an Affordable Radar Detector be an Effective Radar Detector?

Radar detectors make driving enjoyable again - by greatly reducing your vulnerability to being ticketed for "speeding," which is one of those made-up offenses that few of us feel moral guilt...

Why Not Make “Speeding” Legal?

Why should it be a punishable offense to "speed"? After all, it's not velocity which causes harm. It's loss of control, regardless of velocity. Loss of control can happen at any speed...

A Lever Long Enough . . .

You might be surprised to discover how few horsepower it takes to keep your car - or even a big SUV, for that matter - going. Well, once it’s  already going. Last week,...

The “Impression” of Speed

Why bother with fast cars when you can’t even show them being driven fast? BMW recently had to pull an ad off the air - this was in the UK - because...
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