Category Archives: Automobiles

Well that is great news!


Detroit is back.  Carmakers are set to to hire more than 13,000 members of our extended American family this year after hiring 38,000 people last year.  The new hires make about $16.00 an hour, about half of the wage of legacy … Continue reading

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Why are all the parts in my car red?


I am no mechanic.  I have successfully changed the oil in my car a few times, but I don’t even attempt that anymore.  I take my car to Paul at Paulco in Seattle.  Paul is the best mechanic there is … Continue reading

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Gentlemen, start your engines!


This week, Detroit hosts the annual North American International Auto Show so I thought it was an opportune time to do a post on American cars.  The biggest consumer product purchase most Americans will make in their lives is a car.  … Continue reading

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I want one of these!


I am working on a post on American made cars we can buy to support members of our extended American family.  My wish list of cool American made cars has grown by one with the announcement by Honda that it … Continue reading

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I’d go to the mat for this guy


My buddy Fatin is a car aficionado.  He is also a great supporter of American manufacturers.  We had coffee the day before yesterday and Fatin told me about an amazing fella, David MacNeil.  Mr. MacNeil owns a firm, WeatherTech that … Continue reading

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