On driving & drivers

Living a year without a car

On July 21, we're headed to Germany for a full year -- which means I'll be selling the 1992 Acura Integra that I've owned for 21 years! We'll be 100 percent car-less for the 12 months we're in Germany. So, we'...

Don’t text and die

I'm on a roll on the don't text and drive thing, sorry. In fact, I could do a whole web site on texting/surfing and driving and I've actually contemplated starting one -- but then reality hits: There's n...

Texting drivers are as bad as drunk drivers

I can’t think of a single thing that gets me more hot under the collar than selfish, short-sighted drivers who spend more of their time texting and surfing the internet than concentrating on driving and who, in increasing numbers, are killing themselves, and, worse, others as a result of their stupidity.