Every single evening this week, just as we’re settling into our evening routine, the calm is shattered when the music comes up the street. Both kids lose their minds, and run for the curb with a few grubby bucks stashed in their hands, ready to exchange them for a frozen confection.
It’s ironic that June 18 is both the anniversary of the premiere of the 1975 classic film Jaws and National Go Fishing Day.
Depending on your criteria, it could be anything from the dawn of automotive production to today.
Occasionally, you stumble on a Craigslist ad that is just pure perfection. Even leaving out the crazy contraption for sale, it’s glorious in its insane description, its lack of regard for the rules of grammar and syntax, and it’s ALL CAPS style.
Last week, at a sustainability conference held in Vatican City, Opel CEO Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann presented His Holiness, Pope Francis with an Opel Ampera-e, as part of a mission to make Vatican City the first CO2-free country on the planet.
The Back to the Future franchise immortalized the DeLorean as a time-traveling car. All you had to do was get it up to 88 mph and you were off through time with nothing but flaming tire tracks in your wake. That’s how it works in the movies. In the real world, driving 88 mph in […]
Crash tests are an important part of the process of making sure our cars are safe. Lego bricks are an important part of making sure our kids are entertained. Put the two together in the form of a Porsche 911 GT3 RS crash test and it’s both terrible and fantastic to watch.
May 21 to 27 is National EMS Week. In 1974, President Gerald Ford authorized EMS Week which celebrated Emergency Medical Services practitioners and the critical work they do in our communities.
The cars detectives drove on TV get all the attention, like Thomas Magnum’s Ferrari, Rick Simon’s Dodge Power Wagon or even Enos Strate’s beat-up Chevelle on the spinoff from The Dukes of Hazzard. But what about the stalwart police cruisers from the TV shows of the 1970s and 1980s? Where’s the love for the black-and-white? Here’s […]