Sweet Tooth from Twisted Metal is more terrifying in real life

If I could have all the hours I invested in Twisted Metal 2 on Playstation back I'd probably be able to finish War & Peace, but I wouldn't do it. Those were great hours. So the sight of Sweet Tooth from TM2 rendered in real metal is both heart-warming and stomach-sinking, which I think is the point. » 6/10/11 1:30pm 6/10/11 1:30pm

In Detroit, The Arab Ice Cream Man Cometh

If you hear the familiar ring of the ice cream man's bell along Bellevue Street or any other thoroughfare in Metro Detroit, the purveyor of that ice cream cone is likely to be a Muslim Arab immigrant. According to a profile by Charlie LeDeuff in this morning's Detroit News » 8/18/08 10:40am 8/18/08 10:40am, the life of the average Detroit ice cream…

Good Humor Man Steals Shampoo, Leads Police On Most Delicious Chase Ever

On the list of vehicles that we can say definitively don't make great getaway cars, we now have Good Humor ice cream truck to add to Krispy Kreme truck and gardening truck. Shawn Stewart and Wesley Jumper were, apparently, quite dirty as they deviated from Stewart's normal ice cream route and stopped at a La Plata,… » 5/02/08 10:00am 5/02/08 10:00am

Project Car Hell: Pink Pig or Short Bus?

Our two contestants yesterday were pretty evenly matched, with the Turbo 2002 beating the KA24DE 510 by a nose. Today, it's time to really explore true project lunacy, with a couple of vehicles that would be sure to make your neighbors recoil in horror if they were to see either one being dragged into your driveway… » 8/16/07 5:30pm 8/16/07 5:30pm