"Asset forfeiture" is a legal term meaning "when police take all the valuable shit in your car and keep because you may or may not have been exceeding the speed limit." These programs are at last coming under a wee bit of scrutiny. »
This 1957 Ford Custom 300 "Fordor Sedan" is one of 194,877 built that year. The amount of '57 Custom 300s that remain intact today is likely a very small fraction of that number. Spotted in Goldfield, NV, this old Ford would need some front sheet metal straightened and parts replaced, but in our perhaps overly… »
A Nevada woman, Misty (of course) McCollister, has pleaded guilty to attempted child abuse after putting her 12-year-old in her lap and telling him to drive her home. And the story gets worse. »
When you're eating wind-blown sand in the scorching Nevada desert, what do you want to do? Why, listen to some techno in a grimy tent billowing from your friends' digestive gases, that's what! »
Why have so many cars blown up, broken down, or crapped out? Nobody can say for sure. Whatever the reason, we've never seen so many dead cars at any LeMons race before. »
So I took the passenger seat out of the Civic, loaded it up with crap (who needs a damn SUV?), and now I'm in scintillating Fernley, Nevada.
Sen. John Ensign (R-Nevada) told CNBC this morning he's not happy with the auto bailout bill. The Senator from Vegas is so unhappy he's willing to gamble on a real bankruptcy occurring while he tries to figure out how to make a pre-packaged bankruptcy occur. But don't think Ensign's making his decision on high-minded… »
So the organizers of the 24 Hours of LeMons series had seven races scheduled for the 2008 season, including one at the Spring Mountain Motorsports Ranch in Pahrump, Nevada. Pahrump, as you might know, is home to the most famous legal brothels in North America... but the SMMR overlords have decided that an eveny… »