I board last - regardless of system. We're all going to the same place at the same time. I have no interest in standing in the cattle-line of "humanity" and racing to get my seat. I just wait for all the other lemmings to go, stand at the end of the line and go to my seat. I smile politely and chat with the flight… » 9/22/14 12:37pm Today 12:37pm

Love the concept. Love the shape. From 10 feet and 10 mph it's really cool. However, I'm not a big fan of the Lego-look finishing. It really needs to be sanded, clear coated (even as a matte finish) and polished. » 9/22/14 11:29am Today 11:29am

Here in Alberta you can drive this Class A motor-home at age 14 with a learner's permit, as long as there is a licensed driver over the age of 18 sitting next to you. As long as there are no air-brakes, there are no restrictions on what you can drive (with supervision) with a learner's permit. » 9/18/14 5:15pm Thursday 5:15pm

I was weaned on American Graffiti. My dad figured I needed to see it when I was really young. I've watched it as a child, as a teenager, as a young adult, and now at 43 years old I've shared it with my ten-year-old daughter. She was instantly enamoured with the film. She cried at the end when Curt flies off. » 9/12/14 4:09pm 9/12/14 4:09pm

Maybe racing needs a scouting system like hockey. Scouts could travel around the world watching racing circuits and series. They can track and rank drivers in a central databank. Then teams at the pinnacle of each discipline (open wheel, off-road, NASCAR,) could hold something like a draft. » 9/12/14 1:40pm 9/12/14 1:40pm

Cool fact about R Lee Ermey: His yelling scenes were largely improvised. He was a former Marine Drill Sargent who sent in an audition tape for Full Metal Jacket that was just yelling drill commands. When he gets to the part about: "I bet you're the kind of guy that would fuck a person in the ass and not even have the… » 9/12/14 11:15am 9/12/14 11:15am