Friday, October 16, 2020

Electric Land Cruiser for mining

 H/t to Ramon. Here is the brochure.

Monday, October 12, 2020

Lexus minivan

  • Seats four
  • 26" screen on wall
  • fridge can hold two wine bottles
  • I love it

Saturday, October 10, 2020

Old Dolphin RV in new Toyota ad


Weird Hyundai Sonata lights

 I saw the new Sonata today and the lights are WEIRD.

Matt Farah's garage is finally open

If you listen to The Smoking Tire podcast, you've heard about Farah's garage project. Well, it's finally done. It's probably not the best time to open, but I wish him the best.

China's Belt and Road podcast

I am listening to this informative 9-part podcast series by a former PRI correspondent.

The episodes so far:

1. Intro

2. Central Asia

3. Italy

4. Southeast Asia

5. Panama and Mexico

6. Arctic

The new Popemobile is a Toyota Mirai!


Wednesday, October 07, 2020

Japan's shut-ins

This is a pretty sobering article. Due to Japan's decades-long economic stagnation, millions of Gen Xers are living depressing lives at home with their parents, unemployed and without partners.

Article here.

Protestors versus cops in Kyrgyzstan

 Wait for it...

US navy drone ship Sea Hunter

 It runs on diesel and can travel from San Diego to Tokyo and back without refueling.