The price we pay

It’s almost as though our cars are out to kill us. Not to be paranoid or anything. But it is … More

autoAmerican Anarchy

Time for another autoAmerican Anarchy update. So much carnage, so little time. • Credit alert drivers for ripping the lid … More

Marked for life

Pity poor Hester Prynne. Censored by her Puritan community for having a child out of wedlock she was forced to … More

autoAmerican anarchy

The cyclists are revolting against autoAmerican anarchy. Up the revolution! In New York City hundreds of cyclists laid down for … More

More autoAmerican anarchy

Being another update about everyday acts of anarchy in autoAmerica: Life is cheap in autoTexas. With 10 people a day … More

The revolution is in peril

Now that “personal mobility” is getting to be a thing, the public safety implications of emerging personal transportation options like … More

autoAmerican Anarchy

Back when I was a young editorial writer, I produced a regular feature called “Gunshine State.” Just a periodic roundup … More

Death of a panhandler

The world will little note nor long remember the man who died with his hand out while panhandling on the … More