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What Would Charles Barkley Drive (WWCBD)?

What Would Charles Barkley Drive (WWCBD)?

What would you ask an NBA standout and future Alabama governor if you ran into him at a local bagelry? Probably WWCBD, right? (Translation: What Would Charles Barkley Drive?) That was me today. The Round Mound of Rebound stood in front of me in line at an Atlanta-area Einstein's Bagels where he was... read more

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Senator John McCain

UAW, DNC Blast McCain on "Buying American"

John McCain's claim of "buying American all my life" was perhaps a partial truth, according to the Democratic National Committee. McCain made the comment during a WXYZ TV... read more September 22, 2008 by  4

Gene Simmons

KISS This: Guy Sues Simmons Over IRL Deal

Say you're Gene Simmons, and astute self-marketing--OK, whoring out your image on Visa cards, Coke bottles, and questionable reality TV shows--has driven bajillions into your... read more September 4, 2008 by  0

Ford Ka Quantum of Solace

Ford Ka in on Bond's "Quantum of Solace"

James Bond may drive an Aston Martin, but his femmes fatales need wheels, too--and this time around, the leading lady in the latest Bond film will be driving a Ford Ka. The... read more August 14, 2008 by  5

Driving Miss Daisy

Morgan Freeman Flips Car, On the Mend in MS

Academy Award-winning actor Morgan Freeman is said to be on the mend after a rollover accident last night in rural Mississippi. reports that Freeman was in the car... read more August 4, 2008 by  1

Jay Leno's Dodge Challenger SRT8

Today's Video Timesuck: Jay Leno's Dodge Challenger

Everyone should be so lucky as Jay Leno. He has essentially lifetime employment if he wants it, a chin that could double as billboard space, and the world's best garage, next... read more June 18, 2008 by  1

Jamie Lee Curtis and Christopher Guest

Jamie Lee Curtis Among First Honda Fuel-Cell Owners

Honda's first fuel-cell FCX Clarity rolled off a production line in Japan today--and one of the first five vehicles is headed to Jamie Lee Curtis. Scream queen Curtis... read more June 16, 2008 by  0

Alanis Morrissette and Mercedes-Benz BlueTec E320

Mercedes and, Apparently, Alanis Morissette Get in Bed Together

Man, Avril Lavigne is starting to look old. What? You say it's actually logorrheic Canadian chanteuse Alanis Morissette right there alongside a Bluetec-equipped Mercedes-Benz... read more June 10, 2008 by  1


Video Timesuck: Honda Hearts...Um...Heart

We won't use the word "sellout," but think back to the last time you heard rock band Heart's paean to slimy music-industry execs. Probably wasn't in the context of selling a... read more April 15, 2008 by  0


Cars Sequel Set for 2012

If you didn't get enough of Disney's animated take on the fables of Route 66, you're in luck. The company's Pixar unit is brewing up another installment of its Cars... read more April 11, 2008 by  4


Audi Hits the Screen with Iron Man

Audi's hooking up with Robert Downey, Jr., but don't worry -- there won't be any trouble-making except on the silver screen. Downey's the star of the film version of Marvel's... read more April 8, 2008 by  2


Ten Cars of Infamy: Bonnie & Clyde's Ford V-8

The history of cars is full of heartwarming stories and happy endings—but just as full of dark corners, blind alleys and high-speed tragedy. Some cars have become part... read more April 7, 2008 by  3

Felix Baumgartner

Seinfeld Okay After Flipping Fiat

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld is reportedly recovering from minor injuries after a rollover accident on Thursday. Seinfeld was out alone in his 1967 Fiat BTM when the brakes... read more April 4, 2008 by  3


Chrysler Honors Spike Lee

Chrysler's inspired by the work of Spike Lee -- so much so, they've awarded him their sixth Behind the Lens award. In a ceremony held last week at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel... read more March 28, 2008 by  1


Hogan Sued Over Street-Racing Crash

The family of the man injured in a street-racing accident involving Nick Bollea, son of wrestler Hulk Hogan, is suing the family for negligence in the August 26 accident. The... read more March 25, 2008 by  11


Pontiac In New York: 50 Cent Steals the Show

Celebrities are the new set decorations at auto shows, and last night's performance by Sheryl Crow at the Mercedes-Benz press event certainly drew big crowds (including odd... read more March 19, 2008 by  0


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