Category Archives: Automobiles

Automobile Deaths As A Public Health Problem

One of the least discussed public health crisis are U.S. road deaths. In fact, when they are discussed, it’s usually along the lines of ‘this year, [bad thing X] surpassed road deaths.’ It never seems to occur to anyone that … Continue reading

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Is There Something In The West Coast Water?

Back when genetic testing company 23AndMe charged into a brick wall (the brick wall won, by the way), I noted the idiocy of believing they could beat the FDA: On the Twitterz, I wrote that 23andMe‚Äôs attorneys should be disbarred … Continue reading

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Matchbox

Observed on P Street NW, between 17th and 18th, Dupont Circle, D.C.:

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A Pink Midget

No, I’m not being insensitive. That was the true name of an MG sportscar, which I saw last week at the corner of 21st Street and Hillyer Place, Dupont Circle, D.C.: See, that’s its real name: The front:

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Inflamed

Rock on! Observed on P Street NW, between 17th and 18th, Dupont Circle, D.C.:

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Car Carnage

Last week, New Yorker cartoonist William Hamilton died in a car crash. According to reports, he lost control of his car and killed himself*. As I noted when mathematician John Nash and his wife Alicia were killed, once you get … Continue reading

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Sprite

Observed at the corner of 21st St. and Hillyer Place, NW, Dupont Circle, D.C.: The hood: Medallion: From a distance:

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