Thursday Night Life: America’s Love Affair With the Car

Tonight, some photographs from the glory days of automobile ownership! We’ve got cars, advertisements for oil, paeans to spark plugs, and even…ads for gas station bathrooms! I regret to say that I haven’t transcribed the text from these ads yet, so you can click over to embiggen but there’s no transcription of the text up. […]


Of course, this popped up in my RSS mere moments after I posted today’s sites of interest… I’ve been rooting for Damon Weaver, cub reporter from Florida, ever since he interviewed Joe Biden during the campaign. He’s repeatedly asked for a chance to interview the President, and it was finally granted; it’s neat to see […]