Porsche 911 Carrera S 50 Years Edition

50th Anniversary Porsche 911 Carrera S

Fans of the iconic sports car, the Porsche 911, know 2013 is a special year for the car; this year marks the 50th anniversary of the rear-engine car from Germany.  To celebrate, Porsche will be releasing a special edition 911 Carrera S 50 Years Edition; the car will be showcased at the Frankfurt Motor Show. […]

Sin City Flashback – Color Photos of Las Vegas in the 1950s


There’s something uniquely exciting about exploring a city you’ve never visited before. Just about every city has a financial district, an area with parks, a bar zone, and of course, a neighborhood for gambling and peelers. The sin part of the city, if you will. But what happens when you have an entire city devoted […]

Animal Photos Done Right – Warp Dogs… Engage


There’s almost nothing I like less than seeing cutesy cat and dog photos online. That’s actually one of the reasons I decided to finally delete my Facebook account. The deluge of animal and baby photos (I guess that’s actually redundant) were staggering, and of course, nauseating. So with that in mind, it may surprise you […]

The TEAC AD-800 – Bring Those Cassette Tapes Back To Life

Cassette Tape to MP3 converter

The days of the cassette tapes are long gone and even CD’s are getting ready to be shown the EXIT door with consumer’s preferring digital media. It was about five or six years ago when we decided to get rid of my parent’s collection of cassettes from the late 70’s and 80’s. We discovered a […]

Asphyxiation by Autoerotique – The Best Dodgeball Match Ever?


I’ve got a question for you guys: who likes dodgeball? When I was a wee lad, I loved the shit out of playing dodgeball. We used to play a version of the game called Doctor Dodgeball, and honestly… I was pretty much a master of the game. My nimble, twig-like body bounding around all nimbly […]

The Clever Consumer – Buying Used vs Buying New


I’m stepping in today for our resident thrift expert Scott, to talk about buying new vs buying used – a topic that we’ve covered before, but that I believe is worth re-visiting to drive home a few particular points. I’ve noticed that most of us have an obsession with new, new, new, and it’s my […]

3rd Generation 2014 BMW X5

2014 BMW X5 SUV

Gentlemen, here’s the all-new 2014 BMW X5 SUV (generation 3) and… it looks pretty much like the model it replaces.  The new X5 does look a little different but the design is more of an evolution of the 2nd generation, and it kind of reminds me of the X3. I do like the front end […]