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Automobiles Editor of The New York Times. Native Jayhawk, former Detroiter, sometime Woodstocker. Friend of hummus.

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.
Oct 23, 2014

RT @MaddowBlog: The ovation for the sergeant-at-arms of the Canadian Parliament, Kevin Vickers ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=4… #WatchedItTwice

Oct 23, 2014

RT @greenhousenyt: Pope Francis says Abolish the Death Penalty--No exceptions. via @lauriegnyt bit.ly/1FJ1dAJ

Oct 23, 2014

RT @marionbarryjr: DC has an $11 billion budget. It's a big job being mayor. I made it look easy. LOL. #radioone #marionbarryday

Oct 23, 2014

RT @spatrickfarrell: Listen to that 64 turn over! @VijaiTSingh's @nytvideo checks out the VH1(!) Corvette Collection now being restored: nyti.ms/1FGFV6D

Oct 23, 2014

I think Hunter Strickland is yelling at me.

Oct 23, 2014

So now there's an app for on-demand valet parking, called Luxe. The rich are inheriting the earth. blogs.wsj.com/digits/2014/10…

Oct 23, 2014

RT @nytimestravel: Better cancel that Christmas trip: North Korea bans foreign tourists over Ebola. nytimes.com/2014/10/24/wor…

Oct 23, 2014

RT @danielle_ivory: Seven states have now banned Trinity's guardrail unit which is suspected of malfunctioning in crashes & spearing cars h…

Oct 23, 2014

RT @ditzkoff: I spoke to @JerrySeinfeld about a new teaser for Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee and its special guest star. artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/10/23/sei…

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