Why Is The Right Using A Car Mag Puff Piece To Defend Mitt Romney From…

Since yesterday's Washington Post profile of a prep school-aged Mitt Romney showing the presumed Republican presidential nominee terrifying a kid everyone thought was gay, conservative outlets have been scrambling for another perspective on young Romney. They've found it in a softball piece on Romney from Automobile… » 5/11/12 10:30am 5/11/12 10:30am

The Truth About Mitt Romney's 'Car Elevators'

Yesterday Politico broke the news that Mitt Romney's planned $12 million expansion for his oceanfront property in San Diego, California included "car elevators" for his four-car garage. The news is being used to again portray the Republican Presidential front-runner as being "out of touch" and "unable to connect" with… » 3/28/12 12:00pm 3/28/12 12:00pm

How Do You Plan On Getting To Your Polling Location?

Unless you live in Utah, you've probably been subjected to political commercials, robocalls, fliers, emails and door knocks claiming that this or that candidate is a socialist or a right-wing nutjob. Assuming the media crush hasn't completely dissuaded you from participating in the democratic process, you're going to… » 11/03/08 11:30am 11/03/08 11:30am

Best Auto Accessory Ever: Dog In A Bag

We dug this up at Photobasement and we don't share their sentiments about it. Whereas they seem to be totally against a "dog in a bag on the side of the car" we are decidedly pro-"dog in a bag on the side of the car". First appearing in the June 1935 issue of Popular Mechanics the incredibly inventive doggie bag (not… » 3/14/08 11:00am 3/14/08 11:00am

Commenter Of The Day: Mary-Louise Parker's Long Legs Edition

For those of you who don't visit our sister site Wonkette, we thought we'd mention that the State Of The Union is happening tonight. In fact, it's the last SOTU we're going to get from our current president, and we already have the drinks lined up for the 8th annual George W. Bush SOTU drinking game. We're looking… » 1/28/08 5:30pm 1/28/08 5:30pm

Mitt Romney Likes Cars, Reads Automotive News

Mitt Romney, Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, just declared he's running for president. What's this got to do with cars? Well, Mitt declared his intentions right here in Metro Detroit — and to be precise, he did it in Dearborn at The Henry Ford museum. His declaration of candidacy speech is just rife… » 2/13/07 1:04pm 2/13/07 1:04pm