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[ 27 Apr 2016 | Comments Off on CTS-V Kicks Caddy In Gear ]

Cadillac is an amazing company. It has transformed itself from a stodgy, luxury-leaning brand into something fresh and wonderful.
This 2016 Cadillac CTS-V sedan is something special – and I mean really special. It looks good, it drives well and it has very few things that wrong.
Let me start with the good stuff. Look at this beast. The architectural lines that dominate the body are enough to make your drool. I love rounded, swooshy cars but …

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[ 6 Apr 2016 | Comments Off on The NFL on Twitter? Coming this fall ]

The NFL is coming to Twitter this fall.
Twitter has beaten out Verizon and Amazon for $10 million global rights to stream 10 NFL Thursday night games to fans around the world. Twitter will be able to show games on its app on platforms like Xbox game consoles and the NFl said it’s working on ways to allow Twitter to stream games via syndicated partners like Google and Yahoo.
 
Twitter will also be able to stream the …

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[ 6 Apr 2016 | Comments Off on Audi’s e-tron hot hatch hybrid ]

Despite cheeper gas prices car companies are still trying to build models that will squeeze every drop possible out a gallon of fuel. We all no gas will not be cheep forever so that is a good thing.
Audi enters the fray with the e-tron, a plug in hybrid that uses the A3 hatchback as it’s host.
It’s the only A3 hatchback available in this country. You can get a sedan but not a hybrid sedan.
Anyway, the …

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[ 6 Apr 2016 | Comments Off on Like Trump, Bernie Sanders thinks Apple should make iPhones in US ]

In a recent  interview with the New York Daily News, U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says he wishes Apple would make its products in the United States.
He also said Apple is not paying its fair share of taxes here.
“No, Apple is not destroying the fabric of America,” Sanders is quoted as saying. “But I do wish they’d be manufacturing some of their devices, here, in the United States rather than in China. And I …

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[ 6 Apr 2016 | Comments Off on Janet Jackson postpones tour again, planning family; good time to go public for explanation ]

Janet Jackson took to Twitter Wednesday morning to announce that she was postponing her critically acclaimed “Unbreakable” tour, again, this time to apparently have a baby with her husband, billionaire Wissam Al Mana.

A message from Janet…https://t.co/KrzYZ4eyvD
— Janet Jackson (@JanetJackson) April 6, 2016

It’s been a whirlwind 10 or so months for Jackson, who released one of the best albums of 2015, “Unbreakable,” in July and kicked off a tour a month later. The album, produced by …

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[ 4 Apr 2016 | Comments Off on Is ‘Batman Vs. Superman’ as bad as you’ve heard? Of course not, even if box office numbers continue to dip ]
Is ‘Batman Vs. Superman’ as bad as you’ve heard? Of course not, even if box office numbers continue to dip

By now you’ve probably heard the news: “Batman Vs. Superman” is not a very good movie. The plot is going in a thousand different directions; there’s too much “stuff” in the film; the trailer gave everything away.
Blah, blah, blah.
And the first time I saw the 2 hour and 30 minute epic, I thought director Zack Synder had taken some missteps in Batman’s long-standing code of honor and made Superman too dull.
But after a second viewing …