Category Archives: Automobiles

Again with the Vikings!


  If you haven’t watched the Vikings series, start immediatley.  It is great drama, lots of juicy battles and a very interesting lead character, Ragnar Lodbrok. I used to play soccer in my 20s with a Ragnar, a holding midfielder … Continue reading

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Shout, shout and shout some more!


Sorry about the long delay in writing a post, I have been very busy getting my exciting new “Made in America” website ready to go live.  That event should occur within the next month.  But while I wait to shout … Continue reading

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American made for the 1%


  I’ll admit it.  I am cheap.  People who have never met me know how cheap I am.  So it is unlikely that I will ever buy any of the products featured on this post.  But that doesn’t mean you … Continue reading

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Schweinsteiger!


Today is the first of the two World Cup semis, and I will be rooting whole heartedly for the Germans.  As you can see from the three stars on Bastian Schweinsteiger’s jersey, Die Mannschaft have won the World Cup three … Continue reading

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My new American car?


The son and heir has been kvetching constantly about his need for a car.  Up until this last weekend, we had two cars and he wanted mine, a 2000 Honda Accord.  So I have been thinking about a new car … Continue reading

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It’s Official! He’s a Bulldog!


After months of agonizing, the son and heir finally decided to become a Gonzaga Bulldog.  In about two weeks we will be making the trip from Seattle to Spokane to install him in a dorm on campus.  The first painful event … Continue reading

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Va Va Va Voom!


I am currently driving a somewhat ancient Honda Accord.  I love my Accord, in part because it was Made in the USA.  But if come upon a handy pot of gold, I might consider trading it in on the a new Acura NSX.  And … Continue reading

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