My DD is a 2013 Jetta TDI 6spd. I think it is a great car, and I have never had any issues with it. The torquey engine, along with the 6spd, make it pretty fun to drive for something that is so economical. » 8/12/14 8:09pm 8/12/14 8:09pm

I could see it cutting both ways. If the league is hemorrhaging sponsors and players in protest of Sterling's continued ownership, it seems like they can say that they had no choice but to push him out that quickly. The league could point to this and say "See, we HAD to push Sterling out this quickly because we… » 5/14/14 1:37pm 5/14/14 1:37pm

Until today, I honestly didn't even know that anything other than "tiger" was ever used in that rhyme, and now I am actually feeling a bit ashamed of saying the rhyme at all. I can't say that I will ever feel comfortable using it again, or teaching it to my children, regardless of the "cleaned up" language. It's… » 5/01/14 4:00pm 5/01/14 4:00pm

What I don't understand is why Nevada/Clark County isn't doing more (anything?) to end this. Cliven and his supporters say that they don't recognize the authority of the US, but they do recognize the authority of the State of Nevada and Clark County, so why doesn't Nevada and/or Clark County step up and lay down the… » 4/29/14 1:27pm 4/29/14 1:27pm

Honest question to those that think this is unjust: What should the rule be for people with small unpaid property tax bills? What dollar amount should the threshold be before a tax lien can be foreclosed? If there is a threshold amount, what should be done to prevent people from simply ignoring tax bills below the… » 4/29/14 12:44pm 4/29/14 12:44pm

The fanboi outrage over racing voiding a car's warranty is baffling. Do you actually want car companies to make cars that you can afford, that come with cool features like this? If so, then please quit bitching about voided warranties. Because all you are going to do is stop manufacturers from producing fun cars. » 4/24/14 3:36pm 4/24/14 3:36pm

Actually, college students absolutely can vote in local elections. The individual voter registration laws are different in every state, but the general rule is that a college student has the option of choosing their parents house or where they are living while in school. Here is some nifty state-by-state… » 4/23/14 6:53pm 4/23/14 6:53pm

This. It is a seemingly inconsequential detail to most people, but makes a huge difference in the utility of the car. I am a little embarrassed to admit that, of all the upgrades I got by going from my old Xterra to my new Land Cruiser, this is one of the things that I appreciate the most. » 4/23/14 6:35pm 4/23/14 6:35pm

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