The Paper Chase, Ghost Story, a player in Orson Welles’s original company - John Houseman had the gravitas to make you buy anything:
I did not know this existed until today - helping a friend pick out an SUV in the Macan/XC60/CX5 class (hint: the answer is CPO Macan). Kia’s design studio has, until now, done a good job. Unless I need new glasses, isn’t this thing blazingly ugly?
Yesterday, on the way back from Fairway, saw the most unreliable BMW ... in the world:
Having been exposed to these, I wanted one when I graduated from law school in 1997. Went to Stohlman in MD - they had about 10 of them, including the white top-of-the-line model I wanted. The sticker was north of 38 grand, and I told them I’d drive it home that day for about $30-31K plus tax and tags. They tried all…
Reposted for the daytime crowd:
First one I’ve seen in the wild. Supposed to be fuel cell, but I suppose they repurposed the design. I hate the rear end, especially the wheel well.
Shuttle, number 4 Platform:
I got here in July 2001, and I got a job in the Chrysler Building in late 2002. On the 51st floor. The windows opened, and I did a lot of night photography. Now I work down the street off 3rd Avenue, and I usually take the staircase off 42nd Street and get to walk through the basement of the building on the way to the…
Once again, I really want to get one when it comes up on Turo (and if I need a car) ... and gotta love Chris Harris.
Next time I’m in Tokyo I have to do this ... Japanese hot is generally more like medium, but this place looks next (devil) level.
Reposted for the weekend crowd: I shouted: it lives! She said “yes it does!”
Forgot to post these Saturday. A rare Ford indeed:
Thought this Compass sighting in front of my building was just some idiot who’d stuck R A L L Y E onto the side of his SUV and slammed it. But oh no - this is the fucking manufacturer:
What do we think? Rotors slotted (not drilled) - I do like those wheels w/ that paint color.
My search for the perfect crab cake recipe has spanned a couple decades, just like my search for the perfect chili recipe (conclusion: just use the Wick Fowler 2 Alarm kit with ground pork or ground sausage (no beans) for the best result. Simple).
Have we all gone utterly barking mad? https://www.hemmings.com/classifieds/cars-for-sale/volkswagen/beetle/2171078.html
I am really looking forward to this (November 2nd in theaters and on Netflix):
Stay for the Buicks. Of mild interest:
Lots of A/C work going on at the office: