Category Archives: Features

What NOW?!! Toons- Year End Toon Blowout!

We’ve thrown down a gauntlet that no other shop has picked up… as far as we know we remain the only auto repair shop in the country with our own political cartoonist!  The artist who makes that boast possible is … Continue reading

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Posted in 2017 Dec-Jan, Newsletter Columns, Newsletters, What NOW Toons | Comments Off on What NOW?!! Toons- Year End Toon Blowout!

Keith Tucker is back in the What NOW?!! Toons drivers’ seat!

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Posted in 2017 Oct-Nov, humor, Newsletter Columns, Newsletters, What NOW Toons | Comments Off on Keith Tucker is back in the What NOW?!! Toons drivers’ seat!

Where The Rubber Meets The Road Tire Basics boot camp

Did you know we sell tires?  We do, and we have for many years. Among the many other features of our shop, we’re an “America’s Tire” dealer, so from Avon and Bridgestone to Uniroyal and Zenna, we have a full … Continue reading

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Keith Tucker’s What NOW?!! Toon GUEST ARTIST!

        Keith Tucker, our in-house political cartoonist, is on sort of a working vacation this issue.  He’s on deadline to put the finishing touches on a book documenting his work on “Jem and the Holograms”, a 1980’s … Continue reading

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Posted in 2017 Aug-Sep, humor, Newsletter Columns, Newsletters, What NOW Toons | Comments Off on Keith Tucker’s What NOW?!! Toon GUEST ARTIST!

A De-Fishing Story- James Magmer’s hobby combines fishing, environment, and art

“My Dad always loved the outdoors and just hated seeing the trash left behind by thoughtless people.  He taught me to always leave the environment better than I found it.  Always.”  That lesson has stayed with James Magmer, our longest-term … Continue reading

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Posted in 2017 Aug-Sep, Feature Articles, Features, Newsletter Columns, Newsletters | Comments Off on A De-Fishing Story- James Magmer’s hobby combines fishing, environment, and art

Humorousness- Recognizing the IgNobelity with our own Quiz

It’s Humorousness time again, and for this slightly odd newsletter that means Science time.  In September the Annals of Improbable Research held the 27th First Annual Ig® Nobel Prize Ceremony and Lectures to announce its Ig Nobel Prizes, awarded for “ten unusual or … Continue reading

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Keith Tucker’s What NOW?!! Toon for June and July, 2017

   

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Our First Referral Reward Quarterly Winner of 2017

Our clients have voted, and the winner is… Our Referral Reward Program is our way of saying “thanks” for your generous referrals.  When a new client tells us they were referred by someone, we call the person they named and … Continue reading

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Shop Talk- What are they building across the street? PLUS- Referral Reward Winner!

        Comment of the Month This month’s comment addresses a very big issue here at the shop-   “I’ve signed your petition… let me know who I could write to to help you in your campaign to … Continue reading

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Humorousness- Boy Scouting in the Trumpocracy PLUS- Our first Humorousness contest!

If you’re a fan of dark humor then the daily string of cringe-inducing facepalms from the Trump administration can be its own kind of fun.  Nothing exemplifies this more than Trump’s recent abuse of 40,000 boys at the 2017 Boy … Continue reading

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