2017 Nissan Pathfinder Tested! Better But Still Not Best

– We can’t all be winners. The lucky among us learn this lesson early, after coach-pitch strikeouts or unscored but obviously one-sided soccer games. Others—the mildly gifted or the carefully insulated—come to the realization...
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Amazing Discounts with Black Friday Savings from BJs Wholesale Club

Who is ready for to save money on their holiday shopping? I know I am. Well, look no further for amazing Black Friday deals than your local BJs Wholesale Club or BJs.com. We love shopping at BJs for our home, but this will be the first...
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How Cars Have Gotten Quicker

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The 11 Car Safety Technologies You Should Know

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What’s Volkswagen Doing with All Those Repurchased Diesels?

– Wondering where all the offending Volkswagen diesels will end up? Here’s a logistical breakdown of how VW plans to make nearly half a million cars magically disappear. (Note: This only applies to 2.0-liter vehicles.) –...
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Volkswagen Passat GT Concept Applies GTI Look to VW’s Mid-Size Sedan

Volkswagen Passat consumers are stuck between a rock and a hard place. They can choose either the power advantages of the car’s optional 280-hp 3.6-liter VR6 V-6 engine or the in-your-face looks that come with the four-cylinder-only...
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Podcast 220, Your Transcript is Ready

The transcript for Podcast 220. New Books and Deep Dives into History: An Interview With Loretta Chase has been posted! This podcast transcript was handcrafted with meticulous skill by Garlic Knitter. Many thanks. ❤ Click here to...
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A List of Comfort Reads: Young Adult and Middle Grade Edition

Sometimes we need to find comfort whichever way we can – so I thought about putting together a list of happy, beautiful reads in YA and Middle Grade that I read and reviewed here over the years. This is not only a list for those of you...
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Daily Deals 11/14/16

US Daily Deals One of today’s Kobo Daily Deals is for The Year’s Best Crime and Mystery Stories 2016 ($2.99 Kobo), which is $6.99 on Kindle. This collection, published by “Kobo Editions” (the only ebook from this publisher in the...
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Move Over, Prius Eco: Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid Blue Is Rated at 58 MPG

– The Toyota Prius’s reign as the mpg king is over. When the Hyundai Ioniq Blue hybrid goes on sale in early 2017, it will carry a 58-mpg EPA combined rating, the highest of any non-plug-in vehicle. The car it dethrones, the...
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2017 Chevrolet Spark Activ Dons Pseudo-Crossover Coat—Or Maybe It’s More of a Light Jacket

– With buyers shunning small cars, we can’t blame Chevrolet for trying to turn its tiniest offering, the Spark city car, into a pseudo-crossover. This new trim level, called the Spark Activ, takes the cheap and cheerful Spark and...
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New Engines Highlight Daimler’s Plans for 2018 S-class Update

The Mercedes-Benz S-class introduced for 2014 is due for a mid-term facelift next spring, and the most interesting changes are happening under the hood. Benz’s plutocrat barge will be the first model to house some of the company’s new...
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Simply Red: Buick Cascada Sport Touring Adds a Second Hue

– The Buick Cascada Sport Touring, or ST, is adding a second paint choice to its color palette with its new Sport Red paint. Unveiled at the 2016 Los Angeles auto show, the Sport Red Cascada ST complements the previously...
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