Station Wagons are Cool

I hear it all the time. Station wagons are not cool. And those people are dead wrong. Watch Mike talk about his Buick Roadmaster Estate that came stock from the factory with the LT1 Corvette engine. It's a very cool car in it's own right. But Mike's story, and his telling of it, really drives … Continue reading Station Wagons are Cool

Google is bringing the funk with a doodle & digital turntable marking the birth of Hip Hop music

Google has done a great job over the years highlighting specific noteworthy events that would otherwise go unnoticed. This is one. "Hip Hop was disruptive," says YouTube's head of music. "It shows that people in any situation have the ability to create something powerful and meaningful." The post Google is bringing the funk with a … Continue reading Google is bringing the funk with a doodle & digital turntable marking the birth of Hip Hop music

Pantone’s Purple Honoring Prince

Inspired by Prince's one-of-a-kind Yamaha purple piano, a new standardized custom color has been released by the Pantone Color Institute and the Prince Estate. Hard to think of another person that has such a specific signature color. One of the coolest purples I've seen. Not dark and gothic, but not bright and campy. Just right … Continue reading Pantone’s Purple Honoring Prince

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Infiniti Prototype 9 is a wonderfully beautiful EV grand prix car – Autoblog

An absolutely stunning piece of automotive engineering that shows the future Electric Vehicle world will not want for elegant design. If only they could find a way to reproduce the sound of a straight inline 6 for the Prototype 9... Underneath that achingly long hood rests a prototype electric motor and battery from Nissan's Advanced … Continue reading Infiniti Prototype 9 is a wonderfully beautiful EV grand prix car – Autoblog

Black children drown 5x more than White children

Now why would that be? Could it be that public pools were segregated (and not equal) which blocked black kids in the 50s from learning to swim? Which in turn leads to an activity from being passed on to future generations. Or is it that the maintenance of public pools is not something socially economic … Continue reading Black children drown 5x more than White children

Can’t Let Go of ‘S-Town’? Here’s What to Read Next

This is a great podcast that I think will be listened to for years to come. Even re-listened to. Kind of like watching one of your favorite movies. You know what's going to happen. But the sound of the voices and overall experience speaks to you on some level that you keep going back to … Continue reading Can’t Let Go of ‘S-Town’? Here’s What to Read Next