Topic: driving

10 Things To Do On Your Morning Commute Besides Complain And/Or Sulk

10 Things To Do On Your Morning Commute Besides Complain And/Or Sulk

Yes, commuting via public transportation (and car, oftentimes) sucks. It is tedious and stressful and frustrating and often unpleasant smelling. Unfortunately, unless you work from home, there is very little you can do to eliminate the need for commuting and, like all things that are impossible to change without a teleportation machine, it is very annoying when you complain about it (see also: commercials, traffic, cell phone service, the weather more than the single allotted grumble per day).

So, what can you do instead of whine to whomever your with or stare off blankly into the distance (the distant, distant window across the car from you)? Well, there are actually a fair amount of semi-productive to productive things you can occupy your thoughts with. More »

Good Idea or Bad Idea: Car Tattoos

Good Idea or Bad Idea: Car Tattoos

It’s not enough for companies to sell beauty products to people. They think your car needs a makeover too. First, it was carlashes. Now, customers who purchase the new Ford Focus will be able to add a “tattoo” decal to the car. Ford has 200 available designs so far, made on vinyl that can be ‘wrapped’ around the car’s exterior. More »

Party Favors: Women Are Driving (Carefully!) Over Stereotypes

Party Favors: Women Are Driving (Carefully!) Over Stereotypes

Ella, ella, eh, eh… here’s everything you needed to know about the newest morning-after pill. – Lemondrop

Study shows women aren’t worse drivers than men. Feel free to print this out and hand it to your sexist uncle the next time he makes “jokes” about lady drivers at a family dinner. – Ms. Magazine

10 reasons why it sometimes sucks to live with your boyfriend. Strangely, “Impromptu Kelly Clarkson Karaoke Time” did not make the cut. – CollegeCandy

It’s nothing new that luxury brands send free stuff to celebrities for product placement. But now some brands are sending rivals’ goods to “undesirable” celebrities. I wish people had sent me free stuff in high school when I was unpopular. – New York Observer

Being in love is good for your body and your soul. Plus, we already knew it was good for your skin. – Marie Claire

Two of the Real Housewives‘ diet plans sure sound like eating disorders. At the very least, they sound boring. – Crazy Days and Nights More »