The United States government spends a lot of time deciding what is allowed into this country and Mike Solo's article How To Import A Foreign Car Legally gave a good impression of what it's like to deal with that bureaucracy.

Readers smackela and SuperfastMatt cut down the nitty-gritty of the article into two short comments. Smackela began:

So if I distill this "how to" article down to the actual instructions contained therein, it goes something like this:

1. Buy car in Europe.

2. Fill out form.

3. Select importer.

4. Pay money to importer.

5. Wait for car to arrive in United States.

SuperfastMatt replied:

Or to simplify it further:

1. Money

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