Of course, you forgot some tests... Sharpness, image quality and macro stuff. I realize that many of these tests can be changed with image-editing software, but for Macros, I would test how close the phone's Macro mode can focus the camera. Unfortunately, my iPhone 5c doesn't have such a mode, meaning my camera cannot… » 9/23/14 3:20pm Today 3:20pm

Hehe, just reading the title gave me a good chuckle. Oh, the things boys will do with lighters when they're bored. That's why my parents never smoked... Who KNOWS what could have happened if I was bored and had a lighter.........

A few months ago, an NYPD officer died of smoke inhalation responding to an alarm with her… » 9/21/14 6:54pm Sunday 6:54pm

Could have been that the seatbelt broke from its mount in the floor (the lap section), which would have left little to no support since the lap section is usually the part that holds most of us in the car. Or the buckle broke.

Glad he walked away, but it could have been worse. Suppose his roll cage collapsed onto one… » 9/21/14 6:06pm Sunday 6:06pm

Any family sedan! Come on, parents, can you get any more BORING?!

I come from a family where my dad didn't have to give up his sports cars for a family car. He left that up to my mother.

MY mother's cars (since I was born)
1980s Mustang II (or something)
early 1990s Taurus
late 1990s Taurus
2004 Camry
2011 Camry Hybrid

My… » 9/21/14 12:06pm Sunday 12:06pm

No she's not. Not in the true sense... her parents and siblings (as well as herself) are Vietnamese, but the family moved to Singapore before she was born, and she was born in Singapore. Her name Tequila is a joke name because she has an allergy to alcohol... Source. Wikipedia. » 9/21/14 11:54am Sunday 11:54am

If Marchionne is hiring, Pick me. I'll green light anything with true Ferrari heritage (and not approve everything else, like a Ferrari-badged minivan). As a bonus, I'll have one example of each new model made for each and every Jalop between now and 8pm EST tonight. (less than 10 minutes). » 9/19/14 7:51pm Friday 7:51pm