Join 3,430 readers in helping fund MetaFilter (Hide)

2 posts tagged with cars by MiguelCardoso.
Displaying 1 through 2 of 2.

Related tags:
+ (92)
+ (57)
+ (35)
+ (28)
+ (27)
+ (21)
+ (21)
+ (20)
+ (18)
+ (17)
+ (16)
+ (16)
+ (15)
+ (14)
+ (13)
+ (13)
+ (12)
+ (12)
+ (12)
+ (11)
+ (11)
+ (10)
+ (9)
+ (9)
+ (9)
+ (9)
+ (9)
+ (8)
+ (8)
+ (8)
+ (8)
+ (7)
+ (7)
+ (7)
+ (7)
+ (7)
+ (7)
+ (7)
+ (6)
+ (6)
+ (6)
+ (6)
+ (6)
+ (6)
+ (6)
+ (6)
+ (6)
+ (5)
+ (5)
+ (5)
+ (5)
+ (5)
+ (5)
+ (5)
+ (5)
+ (5)
+ (5)
+ (5)
+ (5)
+ (5)


Users that often use this tag:
mathowie (18)
crunchland (6)
riffola (6)
Mitheral (6)
zarq (5)
mr_crash_davis (5)
1f2frfbf (4)
nickyskye (4)
stbalbach (4)
plinth (4)
Eideteker (3)
mecran01 (3)
madamjujujive (3)
PWA_BadBoy (3)
machaus (3)
jonson (3)
twoleftfeet (3)
COD (3)
hotdoughnutsnow (3)
mediareport (3)
srboisvert (2)
Blasdelb (2)
spiderskull (2)
brundlefly (2)
parmanparman (2)
Fuzzy Skinner (2)
alms (2)
MiguelCardoso (2)
punkfloyd (2)
daveadams (2)
Gator (2)
iconomy (2)
carter (2)
netbros (2)
hijinx (2)
filthy light thief (2)
wackybrit (2)
Zool (2)
serafinapekkala (2)
jaimev (2)
socalsamba (2)
Mwongozi (2)
four panels (2)
cenoxo (2)
Ufez Jones (2)
salvia (2)
fandango_matt (2)
tomcosgrave (2)
Rhaomi (2)
anastasiav (2)
hockeyman (2)
ninjew (2)
Joe Beese (2)
ardgedee (2)
The Whelk (2)
Brian B. (2)
not_on_display (2)
Dick Paris (2)

How Not To Buy A Lemon

Pssst! Wanna Buy A Reliable, Second-Hand Car? You could do worse than start with Honest John, a plain-speaking, fiercely independent Cockney motor car wonk who'll see you right, no problem. If you're obsessive about reliability, i.e. don't have the time or inclination to look after your wheels and just want the damn thing to get you from A to B and back again, check out the often surprising Reliability Index for the most and least trustworthy automobiles. [Eurocentric warning! Btw, what are the most reliable independent car guides - preferably free and online - in the U.S, Canada, etc?]
posted by MiguelCardoso on Nov 20, 2003 - 32 comments

What's So American About American Culture?

What's So American About American Culture? Richard Pells launches a spirited attack on the notion that American culture dominates the world, noting how almost all its sources are European, which would explain why "American culture has never felt all that foreign to foreigners". As a sideline and a Sunday provocation, I suggest to you that, apart from medicine, computers and entertainment(movies; music; web sites) Europe is either as good as America(art; literature; architecture; universities; publishing)or a damn sight better: telecommunications; TV; cars; pharmaceutical products; food and drink; luxury goods...In fact, America and Europe complement each other quite perfectly. Though we win in the end, of course, because we're much better at appreciating this symbiosis. If only because know and enjoy more American stuff than you Americans do European stuff. So there!
posted by MiguelCardoso on May 12, 2002 - 61 comments

Page: 1