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1962 Chevrolet Corvair reunited with original owner, Leave It To Beaver's Tony Dow

1962 Chevrolet Corvair reunited with original owner, Leave It To Beaver's Tony Dow

In 1982, the novelty girl-group Angel and the Reruns released "Beaver Cleaver Fever", a pop song about the magic of Leave It to Beaver. That TV show ended its run in 1963, but the magic lives on--at least for one of its stars, Tony Dow, who played Wally Cleaver. That's because Dow was recently... read more

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Comedian Adam Carolla complains about electric cars and energy policy on Gizmodo

Car Show Host Adam Carolla To Gays: 'Shut Up, You're Ruining My Life'

You might think that being the host of a high-profile TV show would cause a performer to watch his mouth. You'd be wrong. At least in the case of Adam Carolla, the comedian... read more August 16, 2011 by 20


 
Eminem in Chrysler's Super Bowl XLV ad

The Luv For Eminem's Detroit (Chrysler?) Ad: Bizarre & Wrong

Maybe it's just basic TV advertising 101: Commercials are too short to make a logical appeal, so they rely on emotion. Unfortunately, emotion often trumps both logic and... read more February 9, 2011 by 2


 
Invisible monkey in Dodge's Year-End Tent Event Sale advertisement

Invisible Monkey II: PETA Defends Dodge, Gets All Up In Our Grille

Ah, the Interwebz. We wrote a little story last Thursday about how Dodge digitally erased the image of a monkey from an end-of-year clearance commercial after People for the... read more August 16, 2010 by 27


 
Invisible monkey in Dodge's Year-End Tent Event Sale advertisement

So Is Chrysler's Invisible Ad Monkey Flipping Off PETA?

Annoying end-of-model-year dealer closeout ads have swarmed the airwaves, as they do every year around this time. But Chrysler threw a touch of whimsy into its 30-second... read more August 12, 2010 by 69


 
Meredith Vieira takes a texting and driving challenge on the Today Show

Texting And Driving Makes Meredith Vieira Shout 'Oh S***' On TV

Yeah, you read that headline correctly: nominally sane, calm-and-composed morning show hostess Meredith Vieira lost it last Friday morning and shouted "Oh, s***!" on live... read more May 4, 2010 by 0


 
Audi R8 from National Geographic's Ultimate Factories: Audi

Tonight: National Geographic Airs Two Hours Of Hot, Supercar Action

Apart from a certain well-known football program, Monday isn't usually a great night for television. But tonight that may change, as the National Geographic Channel delves... read more April 26, 2010 by 1


 
Top Gear's Jeremy Clarkson

Seven Best Quotes From BBC Top Gear and Jeremy Clarkson

The BBC's Top Gear television show is an endless source of entertainment, debate, and amusement for car fans all over the world. As is its tall, acerbic, and frequently... read more December 21, 2009 by 1


 
TLC's Family Armor

TLC's 'Family Armor' Goes Inside Texas Armoring Corporation

We aren't entirely sure how an unassuming Mormon family from San Antonio, Texas found themselves in the armored car business, and we're even less sure how Texas Armoring... read more November 16, 2009 by 0


 
Chrysler Mopar FLO TV Auto Entertainment

Chrysler Gets Mobile TV, Again: This Time It's For Grownups

Chrysler announced today that it will be the first automaker to offer in-car mobile TV with a full channel lineup. The new service, FLO TV Auto Entertainment, will bring up... read more October 29, 2009 by 0


 

 
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