The first mustang I had was a 5 speed. I bought the car without even knowing how to drive stick. My dad drove it home and then gave me a crash course that evening. I drove it to work the next day and only stalled once ( I think).
Now I'm a 3 pedal or die sports car guy. Happy to have autos in...
There was a story I read years ago where a girl was carjacked by 2 scumbags. Since the car was a stick, they made her drive while they rode shotgun/in the back seat in their genius idea of a getaway plan.
She drove for a short while and then saw an opportunity to slow down, throw it in neutral...
When I was a kid, I used to listen to my oldest brother's CD collection (when CD was the new hotness) full of these guys.
First concert was Eric Clapton on the Journeyman tour.
I had really good seats for Rush when in high school and...
I'm a middle manager in corporate America (I feel dirty just writing that) but I come from a blue collar family.
My favorite "management" story comes by way of my older brother who is a chef that worked his way up the ladder the hard way. Lots of time spent doing the shit jobs/tasks, even as he...