68 Galaxie 500

By Thomas Macauley on

Another car from the youth. 4 door, automatic, gold with tan interior, 427… The Macauley original is in storage in Nevada, I believe. …as featured in film: Dirty Harry, The French Connection (probably actually a Custom 500), Gone In Sixty Seconds.

73 Olds

By Thomas Macauley on

Oldsmobile Delta 88 4 doors and no B pillar: “hard top” Evil Dead and Evil Dead II (Sam Raimi/Bruce Campbell) featured this car from my youth. Dad purchased his Delta 88 used from… probably another C&L partner. His other used cars were a 1979 Cadillac and 198x Jeep CJ.  Dad’s new cars were the 1968 …

Spotted object

By Thomas Macauley on

A still-unknown object, as show in last night’s Justified, Season 4, episode title ‘Ghosts’. see: http://www.y-group.us/blog/2013/02/uncanny/. The setting is a criminal enterprise with corrupt Sheriff’s Deputy at a funeral home set for autopsy. The deputy asks “Do you know what this does?” My answer is “No! Buy my mother keeps one in her kitchen drawer!”