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An open letter to our listener: We're sorry for the lack of Jalopnik Precast action lo these past two days, but there's a reason.

Mister Farago has taken ill.

Now don't worry (and suffer our ludicrous dramatic pause with the irony with which it was intended). He's just fine. Just a bit of the consumption, or something like that. He'll be back next week, enshallah, and we'll be arguing again about turning ratios and universal healthcare before you know it. Well wishers can leave kind regards at The Truth About Cars, or below.