lordwhistledown
Lord Whistledown
lordwhistledown
Apr 9
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I would say, if possible, pay down balances on cards to bump your score up a month or so before you’re ready to purchase. Read more

Apr 7
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Stations in high crime areas would need deterrents, like cameras, roving patrols or at a minimum a high voltage risk-of-shock-if-tampered warning. Read more

Apr 6
3

Disagree. It’s the population solution for our individualism problem. This entire pandemic has proven one thing: Americans are fucking selfish morons who bask in ignorance and call it freedom and it led to more deaths and economic ruin.

A passport takes the “personal choice” ideals and adds consequence by not being Read more

Apr 6
5

It’s a fast way to reopen spaces and get the economy safely running. I know I’ll be flashing my passport like a badge. Walking into brunch like

Apr 5
1

Isn’t that a GM parts bin armrest? I swore it’s the same on the trucks and Tahoe/Yukon/Escalade.

Apr 5
12

I think people who find $30k is “very overpriced” for a sport compact with these power specs haven’t gone new car shopping in a long time.

Mar 30
6

I tried all the tricks when I was a teen. I eventually practiced by sitting in a chair and moving my feet back and forth, kind of like the “Save the Last Dance” rhythm but with my ankles

Mar 25
2

Cops are called “one time” because they’ll pull you over for looking them more than once. At least that’s the joke. But this, and the Family Guy complexion chart, are proven reality. Read more

Mar 24
5

I’m talking about separate things. Anton Yelchin was a GC but there was also a problem with Lincoln’s push buttons looking too similar and people putting the cars into gear were accidentally turning the car off. Read more

Mar 24
19

I’m surprised after Anton Yelchin and the first gen Lincoln MKZ button fiasco and all the random olds ramming their cars into donut shops because they had it in the wrong gear, that there’s not gear shift safety regs.

Mar 24
3

Wouldn’t be surprised if they created program that uses the camera to ascertain curb distance, compares it against turn radius and executes a three-point turn on autopilot.

Mar 18
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I’m not sure you know what cars cost in 2021. $50k for a premium sport sedan with Honda reliability is not unreasonable.

Mar 11
2

That’s disappointing that he’s not referencing his source. That used to be the standard.

Mar 11
4

This is about as bad as that Jezebel Mortal Kombat article from a while back. This is the part where I’d normally paste the link but hyperlinks stopped working in Kinja. Read more

Mar 11
21

A $10k price increase on the Model Y Long Range should trigger enough common-sense alarm bells to do some damn research here. Increasing it $10k would make it the same price as a Performance which would make zero sense. It took me less than a minute to open a new tab and build a Model Y on the Tesla site to see that Read more