that reminds me of the time my boss told me to go get her car washed. I had to drive a red VW Cabrio with a license plate frame that said FIREMAN INSPECTOR on it. It was the greatest moment of shame to my manhood when they were done washing it and called me over to take it away and everyone else waiting and watching… » 12/17/14 1:57pm Wednesday 1:57pm

I spent a few weeks in Fiji and almost every time I got in a car I felt like I was taunting the reaper. Not only are the cars and safety tech much older, but a lot of people operating motor vehicles don't seem to be aware that there are any rules. Very sad that this happened. » 12/09/14 9:57pm 12/09/14 9:57pm

secretly Bernie likes having some slow cars on the circuit so we see lots of passing a la the 'pass X # of cars to win" modes in our favorite console racing games. They're slow and get out of the way, at least most of the time, just like in real life. » 12/01/14 5:09pm 12/01/14 5:09pm

I know many a folk with very middle class incomes getting themselves into $700 a month auto loans for the latest, baddest fully loaded _____ even at an age when they should really know better. I've done it a few times myself and learned the hard way. Sure, it's manageable if you keep getting those raises and overtime… » 12/01/14 4:43pm 12/01/14 4:43pm