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Not Even Rust Can Stop You When You Drive A Dodge Ram Van In Detroit

I’ve lamented many times the horrible road salt in Michigan, which is why I have decided to start a series called “True Survivors of Detroit” in which we applaud Motor City-area cars that—despite heavy corrosion and questionable structural rigidity—continue trudging on like champions. This week’s survivor: a…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Hillary Clinton Attacked for Telling the Truth About Her Loss

In the 2016 campaign, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was criticized for…well, everything, but in particular for her remarks that half of Donald Trump’s voters could be thrown into the “basket of deplorables” for their racism and misogyny. She wasn’t wrong – look at this video from The …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Michigan Forgives $637 Million In Bullshit Traffic Fees So 300,000 Drivers Can Get Their Licenses Back

Back in 2003, as part of an effort to plug a budget hole, Michigan’s then-Democratic governor Jennifer Granholm passed a law that implemented extra fees for driving offenses committed by people with at least 7 points on their driving record. Hundreds of thousands of drivers, unable to pay the fees, had their licenses…Read more… Continue […]

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Check Out The Jordan Why Not Zer0.1 Michigan PE

After surfacing in a UNC PE colorway, the Jordan Why Not Zer0.1 has been given the PE treatment yet again for another Jordan Brand sponsored school. This time around it’s the Michigan Wolverines. The Jordan Why Not Zer0.1 Michigan PE comes dominated in white on the upper with blue and maize accents to complete the school […]

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Michigan Man Forced To Sell 20 Cars A Month Has Resorted To Scrapping Some Cool Cars

Ron Dauzet, a Michigan man whose township is forcing him to rapidly get rid of his enormous car collection, is selling them off as he’s required to do. But it’s just not quite enough. Now the 70-year-old is resorting to just scrapping some seriously cool cars instead of selling them, and it’s a damn shame.Read […]

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Electric Forest reveals full 2018 lineup featuring REZZ, Marshmello, Testpilot and more

After attendees leaked a partial list of 2018 Electric Forest artists at an event thrown by the festival in Ann Arbor earlier this month, next year’s lineup is finally out in its entirety.During the first weekend of June 21-24, attendees will be treated to Galantis, Green Velvet, Jauz, Keys N Krates, Lil Dicky, in addition to […]

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Blown Turbos, Wrecked Mustangs, Epic Slides: Inside Michigan’s Drift Scene

Mi Drift, an organization that puts on drift events in the Detroit area, is only about a year old, but you wouldn’t know if you’d attended the group’s Halloween Bash this past weekend, like I did. It was an epic display of tire-scorching Full Opposite Lock madness.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Kid Rock is Not Running for Senate

As we contemplate what has become of our political scene in 2017, with a President who used to be a reality TV host, dubious billionaires seeking to dip their toe in the water, and a superPAC supporting a 2020 candidacy from Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, we can all breathe a collective sigh …Continue reading Continue Reading at […]

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Welcome to an American City Where the Government Barely Exists

On Woodward Avenue in Highland Park, Michigan, a historical marker stands in front of a derelict industrial building. It reads, “Here at his Highland Park Plant, Henry Ford in 1913 began the mass production of automobiles on a moving assembly line…Mass production soon moved from here to all phases of American…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Dozens Of VW Diesels Were Stolen From Michigan’s Abandoned NFL Stadium Lot

Thousands of cheating VWs have been stored in the former Detroit Lions stadium parking lot in Pontiac, Michigan since at least January. Last week, Louisville-based news site WDRB learned that over 60 of those cars have been reported missing, and many have already been found in Indiana and Kentucky with fraudulent…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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A Full Look At The Air Jordan Retro Michigan PE Collection

Remember when we got a sneak peek at Michigan’s Air Jordan Retro PE collection earlier this Summer? Well now the entire collection has been unveiled that includes every Jordan model beginning with the 1 and ending with the 31. And we’ve already seen the Air Jordan 32 Low Michigan PE so they could have included that pair in this […]

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Michigan Gets Their Own Air Jordan 32 Low PE

The Charlotte Hornets aren’t the only ones getting PE colorways of the Air Jordan 32. The Michigan Wolverines basketball team decided to flex a bit by giving us a look at their Air Jordan 32 Low PE. Seen above, the Air Jordan 32 Low Michigan PE comes adorned in the school’s color as Navy dominates the […]

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Michigan Will Wear New All-Maize Uniforms On Saturday Against Florida

On Saturday, The University of Michigan will take the field against the University of Florida in the first regular-season contest between the schools. Hosted at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, the game is the perfect showcase for a duo of deeply saturated uniforms that express the heritage and future of each program. For the first time, the […]

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