Well, if you go to any of the web sites that track political donations, you'll discover that the owners of auto dealers, and their state and national trade associations, overwhelming prefer donating to the Republican Party by a greater than 9 to 1 margin. The existing state auto franchise laws protect auto dealers,… » 12/17/14 5:20pm Wednesday 5:20pm

As someone who wondered into their local college radio station in the mid-1980's, there was a lot of GREAT music released in that decade. However, it should be noted that practically none of that music got played on US commercial radio or MTV. » 12/17/14 6:55am Wednesday 6:55am

I vividly remember reading an account in Field and Stream (I think) of someone who inadvertently built his hunting cabin over a wolverine's den. The hunter returned to his freshly completed and stocked cabin to find a large hole in the cabin's wooden floor, and the place generally trashed. So, in his infinite wisdom,… » 12/05/14 1:36pm 12/05/14 1:36pm

Don't forget the 700's role in BMW's motor sport history. It was frequently used in rallies , hill climbs (Hans Stuck Sr won his final European hill climb championship, at age 60, in a 700 RS Spyder) and small bore touring car events. » 11/22/14 11:46am 11/22/14 11:46am