Buying A New Car

Buying A New Car My first car was far from new. And now that I am a parent myself, I realize that my parents were brilliant and insightful for buying me that $60 (yes, I said it…sixty dollar) hideous, gold, four-door Delta 88 Oldsmobile as my first experimental set of wheels. If they had purchased…

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Anti-Lock Braking Systems

Anti-Lock Braking Systems The Statue of Liberty is not the only world renowned object designed by the French. And what a gift she was! I can’t imagine how many people it took to gift wrap old Large Marge. There’s also French bread, French fries, French toast (which is just battered French bread, really) and how…

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Aggressive Driving vs. Defensive Driving

You’re driving to work, and far up ahead you can see your biggest nemesis: rush hour traffic. You know that your trek will now involve dodging angry aggressive drivers. Aggressive drivers are nothing new to deal with; they cost the U.S. government about $164 billion dollars in crashes, that’s about $1,000 per person, per year.…

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