My dad's department was already seeking warrants for years before that ruling, just based on his gut instinct that information stored in a cell phone counted as private property. Better safe than sorry when building a case against someone. » 7/28/14 8:34pm Yesterday 8:34pm

Of course, the Cord's low center of gravity and independent front suspension almost guaranteed better handling than most cars of the day, regardless of which end the drive wheels were on. That said, it's been my understanding that Cord's FWD set-up was much less prone to torque steer issues than many modern designs,… » 7/28/14 6:59pm Yesterday 6:59pm

Packard did that to recall their original Twin Six 12-cylinder models from the 1910s, but supposedly it had been off the market for enough years that 1930s buyers were confused by the word "six" in the name, so it was renamed the Twelve for 1933. » 7/28/14 6:53pm Yesterday 6:53pm

Yes, absolutely this. Actually, this color is pretty much the only reason why I sometimes think I might actually want a Corolla. I come to my senses quickly, but Toyota does deserve some gratitude for seeing fit to offer such an attractive paint color on one of their mainstream models. Ford should take note for the… » 7/28/14 6:42pm Yesterday 6:42pm

He's talking sense, but it's preciously for that reason that he will be ignored. Politicians make the laws, and if there's one thing they hate more than listening to someone that isn't paying for the privilege, it's practicing common sense. » 7/28/14 6:38pm Yesterday 6:38pm

I kind of feel like almost this exact plot has been done like 2-3 times already. Keep on going back to the same old well, Simpsons. In my mind, I'll keep on thinking of you in your better days, because I hate seeing the things I love decline and suffer. » 7/28/14 6:37pm Yesterday 6:37pm