Tag Archives: state inspection

Miscellaneous Drivel

The yearly state-inspection ritual for pushing the dastardly deed off for another month has been accomplished. Last year, the Cooper went through the paces and was awarded new windshield stickers valid until August 31, 2018, as seen on the left. … Continue reading

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Automotive Idiosyncrazy

A little less than two days are left in July, making the month’s fifth week quite short, as seen in the graphic to the left. Blog entries during diminutive weeks like this one are usually nonexistent, and my scheduled tirades … Continue reading

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Out Of This World News

On this past Monday, the day of the much anticipated solar eclipse, the sun shone brightly from the time it rose until about one-half hour before the celestial event was scheduled to begin in Philadelphia. Only a partial was going … Continue reading

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There’s a Sucker Born Every Minute of the Day!

A couple updates from prior diatribes are noteworthy. Firstly, last week’s entry about the broken cup holder in the Cooper, damaged as a result of the mechanic’s smashing into it with the front seat while the car was being state-inspected, … Continue reading

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Curses, Foiled Again!

“Procrastination: hard work often pays off after time, but laziness always pays off now,” expressed a meme I posted on Twitter for #WordlessWednesday. It garnered one like. Perhaps my faithful followers were waiting until later to respond, but I deleted … Continue reading

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A Crock of Malarkey

The Red Devil’s back and almost ready for that road trip. Cooper is looking good for being a twelve-year-old car, don’t you think? Converting that to dog years makes the auto eighty-four. Hope I look as good if lucky to … Continue reading

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The Rant Rages On!

I’m a lot more easy-going in real life than is my Social Media persona: a rather hellish brand it is. As long as it doesn’t confront me to the point of being totally inconvenienced or emotionally wigged-out, I’m OK with … Continue reading

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