I wish my car would drive itself in traffic.
—a vast number of car enthusiasts.
Shamelessly stolen from r/weccirclejerk; all credits to wirelessflyingcord.
If you think there’s a market, start a car magazine that caters to women. It isn’t like print magazines aren’t a dying industry or anything.
They use young-ish white guys because they’re generic and inoffensive, just disappear into the background. The car is the focus of car pictures, not the driver. I never even notice the driver, unless it’s not a generic white guy, not in a bad way like “why is a woman driving?” but more like “oh yeah, and someone’s… Read more
I’m going to say it does have to do with the “Generic Joe” not taking away from the car. Put an attractive female behind the wheel and you’ll lose the audience’s focus immediately.
It feels like the equivalent of your rental property burning down. You weren’t really evicted, per se, but you also don’t have the option to live there anymore. For the tenant (worker) it doesn’t make a huge difference, but for the landlord (GM), it isn’t like they had a choice to allow you to continue to live there.