True, but they're not franchised dealers. They're wholly-owned by Tesla inc. Franchised dealers work like franchised donut shops or franchised McDonalds: They're independently owned businesses who operate under the umbrella of the parent company. Tesla doesn't offer dealer franchises, they just open a Tesla store. » 10/22/14 6:24pm Today 6:24pm

Wearing a helmet wouldn't have prevented the accident. This is something that really bugs me - as a cyclist. Whenever you read about a car/bike accident the report always mentions whether or not the cyclist was wearing a helmet. Whether or not the cyclist was wearing a helmet has nothing to do with whether or not the… » 10/17/14 3:57pm Friday 3:57pm

Too true. Here in Alberta EMS will bust your ass to the side of the road if you don't move. I've also seen fire trucks driver over low medians and grass boulevards.

I did love the punting of the police car though. That was classic. » 10/15/14 6:31pm 10/15/14 6:31pm

The part I find weird is that the airlines are wholesale losing luggage. I've had my bags re-routed, forgotten at the departure terminal, temporarily missing due to weather. In 40 years I've never had a bag totally and irretrievably lost. Maybe I'm naive but in this age of computerized tracking, and hyper security the… » 10/15/14 1:28pm 10/15/14 1:28pm