Tag archives for cars

  1. Contradictory Spam

    I get a fair amount of spam despite having a few safeguards in place. I never, ever read it beyond the subject line and make a point to not purchase the products and services offered (I’m looking at you Dish Network). I might make a “wall of shame” at some point, but that’s not what…

  2. Salmon, non-sequiturs and meatballs

    We were in Ikea late this morning during what’s turning into a blizzard, looking for a new office chair for me. Long story short: the search for a chair was a bust. However, one of our Ikea “to do’s” is to eat at the cafe. We had a good view of I-25 and the cars…

  3. I’m continually surprised at the number of cars in the Denver metro area with expired license plates, cracked windshields, or both. It’s far worse then I ever noticed in Las Vegas or anywhere else.  Does anyone have an explanation?

  4. I am parking lots

    I live roughly three-quarters of a mile from one of RTD’s (Denver area’s Rapid Transit providers) light rail stations. I take the train into work and get dropped off at Union Station in LoDo Denver. It takes a little bit longer than driving, but I don’t have to worry about traffic. It’s a terrific convenience…

  5. Sirius radio: you guys should anti-alias

    My car has a satellite radio. I haven’t paid much attention to that feature since I got it because frankly I don’t want to pay for radio. I have enough music to carry around on a hard drive that plugs directly into my sound system, and I don’t have to worry about commercials, tunnels, weather,…