So why exactly is gas so much more expensive in Europe? Is it just taxed to hell with tons of middle-men in between? And is it that way across Europe? » 1/03/15 2:12pm 1/03/15 2:12pm

Turn of the millenium was the golden age of German car styling. Benzes looked great, except the C-class. Audi finally found their mojo. BMW was at its pinnacle right before Bangle came along. » 12/23/14 2:00pm 12/23/14 2:00pm

The context of the article, which involves a woman getting knocked out cold in an elevator, lends itself to a specific focus on male-on-female abuse. Being punched in the face by a SO hard enough to render oneself unconscious is pretty rare for men. Bringing up male victims of abuse is not requisite, just tangential.… » 9/12/14 1:44pm 9/12/14 1:44pm

That's what car options have become: fluff. All the actual features that materially improve one's time in a car are all standard now. There is one final frontier: ventilated seats. » 7/30/14 5:31pm 7/30/14 5:31pm