Ad_absurdum_per_aspera
Ad_absurdum_per_aspera
Ad_absurdum_per_aspera
Sep 24
1

I feel/felt the same way about that one.

Sep 24
33

Sadly we never get those updates. I think it should be required. Jalopnik should do a follow up and report 1) what their own top suggestion was 2) what the top commenter suggestions were and 3) what the person actually bought.

Sep 24
27

C’mon, together we can do this!

Sep 23
32

This was also the time when much of the county was still in black and white due to austerity programs implemented at the beginning of WWII. Read more

Sep 23
13

We’re “work from home” and it’s not changed our car situation any. A beater van for driving to the dump, recycling and home deport, a project car for me, a fun car for the wife.

Sep 23
23

The casual way with which the seller describes the engine replacement is worrying. I know VWs aren’t the most reliable cars, but I would not expect engine failure within 100k miles. Read more

Sep 22
142

Hang on a sec... Lemme just...

Sep 22
7

I want to like this car. But the BSery from the owner is insane. Read more

Sep 22
68

Nearly 300,000 miles on a BMW of this era, with all wheel drive? Read more

Sep 22
66

TOO MUCH: mileage, scars, roof crap (I’d sell that Thule unit), seller attitude
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Sep 21
2

Yer Dad there looks pretty fit for his age... :)

Sep 21
1

My last job was in a very high-tech office working on a few very hard problems. The bottom line, we learned, was that there is no silver bullet, and that nobody had built a sensor yet better than (as we used to put it all the time, and as Orlove put it as well) the “Mark I Eyeball”. Read more

Sep 21
16

Brazing is often used where you don’t want to raise the temp of the base metals to the point where you drastically alter their properties or when you want to join two dissimilar metals.

Sep 21
29

I have the feeling that there’s going to be a rapid followup to this post, and that we’ll get to see this frame reconstituted in its entirety before winter hits. Read more

Sep 21
8

The USPS is fucked, in part, because Congress wants it to be fucked. Every year they are required, by law to pre-pay their HR Expenses. For a generation that has not yet been born. To a tune of over $5 billion a year. Read more

Sep 21
19

Totally deserved, if you ask me. What I find truly exciting is that no one seems to be batting an eye, or finds it even worth mentioning, that this show had a very queer narrative front and center throughout its run (which would have made any win near impossible not too long ago). Read more

Dec 12 2018
1

His tech areas are the best I’ve found. I always refer anyone getting ready to do something with their headlights to his site - both to get aiming advice and hopefully prevent them from doing something silly.