No, no, no. "Cognitive dissonance!" cry the masses. One might as well ask which rail locomotive is best for going to the corner store, which baseball is best for patching drywall, which corporate CEO is most likely to accept responsibility. "Which fashion model is best at coal mining?" is a more sensible question than… » 4/14/14 9:37pm 4/14/14 9:37pm

Every weapon system has a countermeasure. In this case, I'd say it's a 6-foot diameter retroreflector - a nice parabolic unit should do nicely. In response to the inevitable outrage of the LRAD operator, just play an endless loop of Nelson, of The Simpsons' fame, saying, "Why are you hitting yourself?" » 4/14/14 9:29pm 4/14/14 9:29pm

Why, oh why, would I invite someone to a website that has recently diminished the readers' and commenters' experience? I used to be able, once upon a time, to scroll down a SINGLE page to see all the comments. Then you "upgraded" to a system where I have to keep clicking for additional pages of commentary. Now it only… » 4/14/14 6:36pm 4/14/14 6:36pm

One wonders why Barra is "being grilled" by congress in the first place. That's like grilling President Ford for Watergate. It doesn't matter that Akerson is no longer with the firm. He was there when the wheel was still going 'round. » 4/04/14 10:39am 4/04/14 10:39am