Category Archives: Transportation

A rather foolish repeal effort

This is your helmetless head. This is it after a motorcycle accident. Any questions? Please supply your own mental image for the above tag line. Although I show Easy Geezer with the wind freely blowing through his gray hair and … Continue reading

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Milestone

Toyota sells its millionth Prius hybrid in the U.S.  USA Today

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Chrysler: ‘Emigrated from Escanaba’ campaign

Spokesperson: Jeff Daniels As a follow-up to “Imported from Detroit,” Michigan actor Jeff Daniels is promoting the Chrysler U-series heavy trucks via an “Emigrated from Escanaba” campaign. How about launching “Enraptured by Elk Rapids” next?

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Camaro vs. Mustang

And the winner is – Camaro Ford may have passed General Motors in sales last month for the first time in more than a year, but when it comes to Chevrolet Camaro vs. Ford Mustang, it’s no contest. Camaro is … Continue reading

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National study faults Michigan bridges

A portion of the study is reprinted here. Excerpt: Out of 50 states and the District of Columbia, Michigan ranks as the 13th worst nationally in overall condition of the state’s bridges. Today, one out of every eight bridges that … Continue reading

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“Bike nutters” worship Nils Ferber

German designer Nils Ferber has exploded onto the international design scene with his innovative creations – in particular the Ex Machine, which is powered by two cordless electric screwdrivers and can go about 30 kph (18 mph).   Web site Gotta get … Continue reading

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An American myth in the making

Inspired by the recent fist news Not long ago in downtown Detroit, Claremont Chrysler, known as “Monty,” the grandson heir of Chrysler Automotive, brought his new girl friend, Stella LaPassionata Fiat del Fuoco, home to meet his family, not unlike … Continue reading

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