Category Archives: Automobiles

Sally the Beetle

Observed on Dumbarton Street, between 27th and 28th Street, Georgetown, D.C.: The side: Stick shift:

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The Anti-‘Free Range’ Kids Argument One Never Hears

In the midst of all the back and forth about ‘free range’ kids (my thoughts here and here), there is one argument against the concept that is never voiced. No, it’s not ‘evildoers are going to snatch your children’ paranoia. … Continue reading

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Midnight Cadillac

Observed at the corner of 21st and R, Dupont Circle, D.C.: The grill:

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Or maybe it’s the understudy for the Batmobile? Observed at 18th and Church Streets: A closer view: The rear closeup:

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Plymouth DeLuxe

Observed at 19th and S Streets, Dupont Circle, D.C.: The grill: The side:

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This Defines Toothless Regulation

Those from the mighty heights of American bidness are always quick to sound the alarm of ‘Too Much Regulation.’ And then we read this about the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (boldface mine): The agency has also not made full … Continue reading

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They don’t make them like this anymore (observed on Dumbarton St., West End, D.C.): Shiny wheels: Virginia is for lovers (unless you’re in the governor’s office. BOOM!):

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