El Darto
Feb 22

I think the fragility of US economy bubble can be seen right there. People who somehow afford to live in houses with granite countertops and yet are barely smart enough to gather and process fact, science, and reason. We’re entering a new dark age, but we should just call it the dumb age.

Feb 5

I’ll stick to my cheap, used, 2wd, V6, beater / stripper Chevy, if it’s all the same. $2,500, and I don’t have to drive a Nissan.

Jan 5

That’s along the lines of what I would do if I could afford it starting from a castle-style (flat wall) Monolithic dome. Not interested in the LC, though—I also value things that are made to last, but they have to be things I want to last.

Dec 27

Plenty of those “But it’s Christmas!” idiots north of the border too.

Dec 27

Americans are morons. You would swear that missing a holiday is equivalent to death.

Nov 26

Those things are cheaply built trash. Putting a bigger engine into a shitty car doesn’t make it a good car, it just makes it a faster shitty car.

Oct 3

Doug suuuuuuuucks. Vote him off the island, and make him swim through the shark-infested waters surrounding it in order to leave.

Oct 2

Reading this write-up and watching the video put me in the same mindframe as my days of watching Top Gear. If they try to relaunch the American version, I propose the cast be David Tracy, Doug Demuro, and Tyler Hoover.

— Getting back to the epic European road trip, when are you planning to hit up Italy? 

Sep 25

And if she turns out to be horrible well... it’s only for life.

Jan 23 2020

As I will never tire of pointing out, law enforcement is the only profession in the history of this country to be involved in a landmark discrimination case concerning the right of municipalities to discriminate against job applicants for being too intelligent (Jordan v. City of New London).  

May 28 2019

Bye bye Miss American Pie drove my Ford to the Fjord but the Fjord was dry.

Nov 28 2018

It must be hard to wake up each day and figure out which side of an issue you’re supposed to be on today.  Mental gymnastics can be exhausting.

Sep 26 2018

Still wish the Penny Arcade (live music venue) was still open.

Jun 25 2017

As a courilary: my dad owns a 1966 C2, which he bought second hand from an F-4 phantom pilot in 1969 (it still has a set of Navy pilot wings on the dash, and an F-4 patch decal on one of the windows). Read more

Jun 1 2013

Um,...These aren't English words, Bud...