Category Archives: Transportation

Drive Your Studebaker Day

My events reminder says that today happens to be International Drive Your Studebaker Day. Normally, I ignore reminders like this because they’re irrelevant to most people. In fact, I was about to ignore the commemoration because I don’t have, nor … Continue reading

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Vintage Car Paraphernalia

There are several bits and pieces of vintage and antique printings squirreled away in my home that I’ve forgotten about. While searching for a book in my old steamer trunk, I stumbled across a large thin fragile grey envelope. It … Continue reading

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Success Without Striving

Lewis is one of those rare, lucky people who attained a successful life without striving. This is not to say that my friend is lazy or passive. Lewis was granted an harmonious opportunity when he was young and merged with … Continue reading

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Another Distracted Driving Commentary

My friend Mark took me for a drive in his brand new car this past weekend. It’s a sporty, dark blue Ford with a raft of bells and whistles. Mark says he is generally pleased with the car except for … Continue reading

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Vehicle Care Time

Today’s cars and trucks are designed and built for more reliability and safety than ever before. Yet millions of them are relegated to the junkyard much sooner than necessary. One vehicle feature is responsible for this problem–the human owner. Our … Continue reading

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Frustrated Desires

The daydream took place in Egypt. I had projected my mind back to New Years Eve 1999 and was in a sea of hundreds of thousands of people. The event was one I had wanted to attend but the realities … Continue reading

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Ugly Cars

OK, I’ll admit it, sometimes I fall for clickbait. If it’s not clickbait for cats, it’s clickbait for cars. These are the two topics worth wading through disappointing pages that are overloaded with advertising nobody reads. The clickbait is usually … Continue reading

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