Too Early To Drink: Jawing On The UAW Strike Of Chrysler

In case anyone happened to be watching CNBC's new show, "The Call" this morning at the ungodly hour of 11:00 AM, they may have noticed a familiar face getting his strike swerve on with Melissa Francis, Phil LeBeau & Co. Watch it, if only for the comic delight of watching me attempt to sound interested in what I'm… » 10/10/07 2:15pm 10/10/07 2:15pm

Official Car Pundit Drinking Game: Is The UAW Relevant?

We mean, they did shut down a Fortune 500 company for two-and-a-half days so I'd probably have to say at the moment they are. Be that as it may, I'll be on CNBC's "On The Money" at 7:00 PM EST tonight answering that question among other laborgasmic issues in the wake of the end of the multi-day strike of General… » 9/26/07 5:15pm 9/26/07 5:15pm

Official Car Pundit Drinking Game: The Strike Can Totally Happen Edition

It turns out the folks who normally do this post for me while I'm getting primped and my hair put in curlers when I've got a TV appearance apparently belong to one of the UAW locals who've gone on strike. Thus, I'm forced today to write this myself. I'll be on CNBC tonight at the top of the 7:00 EST hour to go On The… » 9/24/07 4:06pm 9/24/07 4:06pm

How Many Drinks Was That? Wert Was Close Enough To Touch Melissa Francis

Immediately after coming off the air last night we got the low-down from Wert on his first in-studio on-air antics with the marvelous Melissa "Money Bunny" Francis. Here's what he had to say, you know, like a "behind-the-scenes" kind of thing: » 4/06/07 6:05pm 4/06/07 6:05pm

Now that we've got that debrief, and before the holiday weekend begins,…