Something Intangible: Presence

Over on The Truth About Cars, Jack Baruth wrote a very good review on a 1976 Cadillac Fleetwood Sixty Special Talisman. He compared it to a 1984 Cadillac Limo and decided that even though the ’76 had less passenger room, could only haul five people instead of seven, and didn’t handle nearly as well as … Continue reading

Better start drinkin’, cause there ain’t no hot rod Lincoln

My title is from this song: \”Hot Rod Lincoln\” by Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen. It’s an ode to a Ford Flathead powered Lincoln getting into a drag race, and a classic piece of kitsch. I love it because it’s one of the few songs about Lincoln. I’ve always been a fan of … Continue reading