The cold temperatures will be enough to keep a tire from warming up under normal driving and you will have less grip. If you're driving safely it shouldn't be a problem. If there is snow, ice or even frost on the ground you will have no grip with summer tires. As long as there isn't much chance of snow you should be… » 12/19/14 8:29am Today 8:29am

We can tell that it was made in Germany some time between 1945 and 1949. Specifically it was made in the U.S. occupied area which included Bavaria and Hesse and the northern part of what became Baden-Wurttemburg all in southern Germany. It could have also been produced in either of the port cities of Bremen or… » 12/18/14 3:53pm Yesterday 3:53pm

I'm going to say the Fokker F.VII beats the Junkers as far as badassery goes. And I'm not sure that is the most badass plane, but it is one that I've seen in person at the Henry Ford Museum. » 12/18/14 3:39pm Yesterday 3:39pm

Caffeine can help. I get migraines and usually see spots right before they start. If I can get ibuprofen and caffeine in me soon enough it usually keeps them pretty manageable. As soon as possible I will take 600mg ibuprofen and a can of pop that I drink as fast as I can to maximize the caffeine in my system. » 12/18/14 2:28pm Yesterday 2:28pm

RANT - I hate year end

Everybody is trying to dump inventory so everybody calls trying to sell shit that I don't need or want. The problem with salesmen is that they don't take no for an answer so you have to be an asshole and hang up on them even after you tell them you aren't looking to buy anything /endrant. Have a GRC Subaru for your… » 12/18/14 11:46am Yesterday 11:46am

There are so many different police agencies in the U.S. and their standards can be very different. Throw in the fact that some of the agencies can be huge and it truly is the lottery. I've been pulled over by my state police a few times and its run the spectrum from "you should slow down, have a nice day" to the guy… » 12/17/14 9:30am Wednesday 9:30am

The 19 coolest bridges in the world

Obviously this is open to discussion, but I really can't fault any of their choices. I really like the Juscelino Kubitschek Bridge in Brasília. Image from There are a few omissions like the Milleau Viaduct, but it is still a pretty good list of cool bridges. » 12/17/14 8:42am Wednesday 8:42am

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