Nov 092017

In 1964, the Oldsmobile 4-4-2 was named that for its four-barrel carburetor, its four-speed manual transmission, and its dual exhaust. By the time it dwindled to an option package on the 1991 Calais, it meant four-cylinder engine, four valves per cylinder, and two camshafts. We are back on glorious standard time, and temperatures are seasonal. […]

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Nov 052017

UPDATED: Truck and trailer have been recovered because of a report from a social media posting! The new generator was the only outright theft. There is minor damage to the trailer, and significant damage to the interior of the pickup. Most importantly, no instruments were lost. That means no family hardships, which is a tremendous […]

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Nov 022017

This is our first perfect square Thursday miscellanea since last Thanksgiving! Congratulations to the Houston Astros for winning their first World Series. I’m glad Nolan Ryan is part of the organization for this. I’m in a major ’70s glam rock mode right now: Slade, Sweet, T. Rex, and so forth. This stuff underpins the hard […]

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