Knives can have edges that are designed for right-handed or left-handed use. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_kitchen_knife#Design_and_use
Tires. You can mod the crap out of everything else on your car, but if you can’t grip, you’re just wasting your money. I finally got a set of summer tires this year, a bit wider than stock, and I can take a corner like I never could before. It feels like a completely different car. Always start with tires.
There’s just so much here. Part of the reason this situation feels so odd and unprecedented is because, as the letter alludes to, this is an extremely nuanced situation that is being handled in the court of public opinion- a court that is famously bad at handling nuance.
The Abyss, anyone?
But if you want a ride, be prepared to shell out some good old US American dollars.
For bragging rights, yes. Otherwise, just go pick up some Weller 12 and that’s very close and made from the same mash.
From beginning to end, installing hood vents took 7 hours solo. Simple, but not easy. And yes, making that first cut with the angle grinder was bloody terrifying.
Why not repeal the 25 year import law? After all, it was put in place to protect Mercedes.
I was really pissed that I didn’t hear about the Shuttle coming through Austin on its way west. I would have kept my kids out of school and gone downtown to see it.
I went to grad school at Rice in the early 90s, and was fortunate to see the SCA with the Shuttle along for the ride. Like you, I was driving down the interstate (Gulf Freeway, near Ellington Field) and happened to notice it, probably on short final to Ellington. What an amazing sight. I have not checked the An-225…
No overtaking? Did you not see Verstappen?
Grumman E-2C(D?) Hawkeye at NAS Norfolk.
My favorite so far:
That’s not flying, that is falling with style.
Flying cars DO exist:
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