Saturday, June 29, 2013

Old Chevy Ad

Original Ad from 1963:
Note that Patches is actually a 1962, but has the front grille from a 1963 truck.  Patches cost about $2,000 brand new and weighed in at 3,190-lbs.  Source.

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Backstory.  (& Followup)  Something to think about next time you wander the aisles at a big box store.  (h/t Reddit.).

NOTE: Updated. For even more fun, try a Google Image search for Masanjia.

The main sin for most of these workers is being members of Falun Gong.  I've just been reading some WWII history, and I can't help but make the parallel between persecuted Jews by the Nazi's and someone who won't renounce their faith, even under torture.