The Cash For Clunkers program isn't just unpopular with classic car lovers. More than 200 New York car dealers are no longer participating because of payment delays; claiming they've been paid for less than 2% of transactions. [AP]
"Hey, you looking for a little action? Okay, why don't you pull your car around back and park it with the rest. Here's the deal: Nothing freaky, just plain vanilla is $3,500. Anything special is another grand. I'm gonna trust you have the money, so you don't need to show it to me. I know you're good for it. What, you want me to call you uncle? Yeah, I guess I could do that."