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Is the GOP’s talk of scandals hurting Obama?

The Washington Post’s Dana Milbank and Mother Jones’ David Corn discuss a new poll that shows Obama is holding steady despite the GOP’s obsession with scandals.

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Smart License Plate Frame Startup Seeks Kickstarter Boost

Though they're philosophically miles apart, gas burning motorcycles and battery-powered electric vehicles actually have something in common: both tend to decelerate sharply when the throttle (or pedal) is released, the former due to the engine braking effect due to inherently high compression …

Custom Norton Commando

<i>We first happened across this amazing Norton Commando eight months ago. It’s now gracing the pages of Tank Moto, a super-stylish new quarterly from the publishers of Fuel Magazine.</i><p>When I first saw this 1969 Norton, I’d have bet big money that it was from one of the established Japanese workshops. …

Motorcycles

Hottest New-Car Lease Deals Under $300/Month

Apparently consumers know a good deal with they see one. Driven largely by high residual values, rock-bottom interest rates, loosening credit and aggressive marketing, new-car leasing is at record high rates, according to Experian Automotive in Schaumburg, Ill. Leasing now accounts for 27.5 percent …

Is Chrysler Committing Brand Suicide?

Chrysler has done almost everything right since Fiat and Sergio Marchionne took the helm in 2009. But the automaker made a dangerous decision yesterday when it refused a request by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to recall 2.7 million Jeep Cherokees and Libertys. The vehicles in …