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The Best Of Both Worlds
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The Best Of Both Worlds

It’s often described as a tightrope but that’s not terribly accurate; there is no risk of falling off either side. This period of life, the immeasurable, undefinable, delicate space between childhood and young adulthood, is more akin to finding yourself in the middle of a meadow. It can be peaceful […]

The Soul of a Middle Reliever
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The Soul of a Middle Reliever

Maybe it’s the crisp October thrill of postseason baseball or the hope inherent in the dawn of a new hockey campaign, but I’m swimming in sports analogies these days. Here’s another. Middle relievers are a fascinating lot. Few casual fans know their names and rarely does a signing or a […]

A Sputtering Start To A Plugged-In Life
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A Sputtering Start To A Plugged-In Life

The Kia Soul EV may be a car for the raddest of individuals, people who want to zig when others zag and plug-in while others fuel up, but it’s certainly not for the lazy. If this story would’ve been set a month earlier, in summer’s bloated belly full of burgers […]

5 Best First Cars for Kids
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5 Best First Cars for Kids

It’s already being documented (most recently as a front page, above the fold story in the USA Today) and this automotive trend itself will gain even more recognition as drive share services like Uber and Lyft continue to propagate (and become more trusted) throughout every single American city and outlining […]

What It Looks Like To Race A Toyota Sienna Minivan
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What It Looks Like To Race A Toyota Sienna Minivan

There are some who are quick to bark that “driving a minivan makes you less of a man”. Not only is that an inane notion, it also sheds a less than flattering light on those men who apparently must seek validation in the form an automobile, guys who, for whatever […]

Top 6 New Mid-Life Crisis Cars from the Detroit Auto Show
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Top 6 New Mid-Life Crisis Cars from the Detroit Auto Show

Direct from NAIAS, here are the Top 6 New Mid-Life Crisis Cars from the Detroit Auto Show! The skeletal ceiling above the exhibit halls of Detroit’s Cobo Center is a rubix cube of jet black piping, vice grips and lighting rigs. Yet, as if an elaborate magic trick, there are somehow […]

A $40,000 Headrest (or Why I Love the 2016 Kia Sorento SXL)
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A $40,000 Headrest (or Why I Love the 2016 Kia Sorento SXL)

Aside from the decision whether or not to plunk down, say, $1200 for a Sleep Number, Simmons, Serta or another brand of mattress invariably beginning with the letter ‘S’ after lying horizontal while fully clothed, sneakers on, for a period of time not greater than 23 seconds, is anything more […]

The Perfect Family Car for a Cross Country Road Trip
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The Perfect Family Car for a Cross Country Road Trip

  From the lofty heights of the continental divide some 12,000 feet into the Colorado Rocky Mountains, with snowcapped peaks piercing heavenly blue skies, to the dramatic depths and oppressive heat of Badwater Basin, a staggering 282 feet below sea level in Death Valley National Park in California; and then […]

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