The 1950s were so boring and cookie cutter. Or were they? Here’s a great article from Acculturated exploring whether the 1950s were actually more diverse than today in most metrics:
In the last sixty years America has become a more tolerant country. But has it become more diverse?
In terms of race, the […]
It’s hard to pick my favorite P.J. O’Rourke book, but this one is up there — a fun trip through P.J.’s driving adventures around the world.
I’m not buying a Cadillac anytime soon, if ever but this ad is awesome.
Warner Bros. relased this “Legacy Trailer” tying the original series (plenty of footage of Mel Gibson’s Max) with the reboot. Good stuff.
In today’s world of helicopter parent, judicially reviewed everything, and everything under “constant review it feels like one can’t wipe his or her butt without getting someone’s permission. Thus, you can color me exceedingly surprised that the car chase from The French Connection was shot without any permits from the City of New York. […]
Merry Christmas from the Littlest Turbo
This is the coolest thing in the last 15 hours or so.
George Miller is back directing a reboot of Mad Max with Toma Hardy as Max and starring Charlize Theron. A lot of folks are whining about the absence of Mel Gibson… He’s too old, ’nuff said. This looks good — lots of post-apocalyptic mayhem.
Here’s something you don’t see everyday… high driver, meet drunk driver:
An Albany man driving his car while high on drugs called cops on a drunken driver who side-swiped his car and drove away, State Police said.
The bizarre hit-and-run — which led to the arrests of both drivers — occurred Wednesday on the […]
“You came, you saw, you kicked its ass/Thank you Harold Ramis.”
The Petersen Automotive Museum in L.A., where the Gostbusters Cadillac is on exhibit placed this tribute to Harold Ramis on its roof this past week with a sign that had the caption.