Goodbye, Walt’s Walls

Friday, February 27, 2015
Goodbye, Walt’s Walls

Sometime in the spring of 2013 I slid out of the Detroit suburbs and paid a visit to Walt’s Auto Supply. For close to an hour, I walked… continue reading »

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The Jalopy Journal #3

Monday, February 2, 2015
The Jalopy Journal #3

It’s been awhile since we released The Jalopy Journal in print – years in fact. We had planned on an original production schedule, but life got in the… continue reading »

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Welcome Back Hop Up!

Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Welcome Back Hop Up!

The print industry is pretty damned close to hitting rock bottom. For years its been a sort of friendly dope fiend – teetering back and forth between short bursts of… continue reading »

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Welcome To The New Year

Monday, January 5, 2015
Welcome To The New Year

Aunt Elma finally left and the guest room is empty again. The Egg Nog has gone bad. The kids are bored with their toys. The pie is all… continue reading »

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The 1953 H.A.M.B. Calendar Is Here!

Monday, December 15, 2014
The 1953 H.A.M.B. Calendar Is Here!

Earlier this weekend, I announced that the 1953 H.A.M.B. Calendars were available for sale and someone commented, “But wait, it’s not March yet!” Yeah, I know… It seems… continue reading »

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Cyber Mon… Awe Hell, I Can’t Type It…

Monday, December 1, 2014
Cyber Mon… Awe Hell, I Can’t Type It…

It’s the Monday after Thanksgiving. It’s the day that all online retailers hit you with the most viscous of spam. It comes from every direction and out from… continue reading »

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Spinning Down For Thanksgiving…

Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Spinning Down For Thanksgiving…

Thanksgiving is here… And we are getting ready to shut down for the rest of the week. No black Friday for us… Nope. Just a bunch of turkey,… continue reading »

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Independence

Monday, June 2, 2014
Independence

I was up half the night writing a diatribe aimed pointedly at the buffoons responsible for the modern hot rod publishing industry and the ultimate fall of Rod & Custom… continue reading »

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