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Before entering witness protection, I edited the autos section of The New York Times. Knows people who know people.

BEHIND THE WHEEL/2002 Cadillac Escalade; A Mammoth Appetite And Creature Comforts

nytimes.com — WHEN the six blind men of Indostan approached the elephant of the Hindu fable, their perceptions were colored by where they stood. Certainly, if you grasped the tail of the beast, you might think you held a rope; the ear could indeed be mistaken for a fan; and the trunk was very like a snake.

Mr. Mayor, Please Stop Calling San Antonio the 7th Largest City

therivardreport.com — I was born in San Antonio, I love this city and plan to spend the rest of my life here. I am also a huge fan of Mayor Julián Castro. His ambitions for San Antonio are large and he is making great progress. But his marketing of the city has one fatal flaw.

New This Week: 'Driven' Video Reviews by Tom Voelk

wheels.blogs.nytimes.com — In his Behind the Wheel review in this weekend's Automobiles section, Ezra Dyer notes that a spacious trunk has always been part of the appeal of the Chevy Impala, and cites the capacity of a previous generation of that sedan to swallow cases of Tylenol PM and K-Y jelly.
Feb 26, 2015

Condé Nast's new digs at 1 World Trade Center: Rodents, bad coffee and popcorn stench on the haute couture. nypost.com/2015/02/25/con…

Feb 26, 2015

Concealed weapons for everyone: Kansas Senate votes to drop concealed-carry permits. therepublic.com/view/story/395…

Feb 26, 2015

Brian Williams. Bill O'Reilly. Now we learn we can't even trust Xzibit & "Pimp My Ride." huffingtonpost.com/2015/02/25/pim…

Feb 24, 2015

RT @michaelroston: Net neutrality and Keystone XL veto in one day are a vivid reminder of how much the presidency matters.

Feb 24, 2015

RT @nytimes: Breaking News: As Republicans Concede, F.C.C. Is Expected to Enforce Net Neutrality nyti.ms/1FV1eTz

Feb 24, 2015

Consumer Reports' top pick among sport sedans starts with a B, but it isn't a BMW. consumerreports.org/cro/magazine/2… @CRcars

Feb 24, 2015

RT @nytmedia: Keith Olbermann Suspended by ESPN for Remarks About Penn State nyti.ms/1DmcK71

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