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Engines pumping and thumping in time

Went to the classic car show in Point Lookout today, with the intention of seeing the Batmobile. We ended up staying a good hour or so, just walking around looking at the cars. I've never been much of a car buff, but I think I'll start going to more of these shows (they are EVERYWHERE on Long Island); when you look at cars as a works of art rather than just a machine that gets you from A to B, you see them in a totally different way. Automobiles also happen to be very photogenic.

I usually put all the thumbnails here, but that's too much work. Here's a sampling. If they interest you, click away. 37 photos in all (I shot 90), including the Mach 5, the Flintstone car and Dragula.



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Comments

Cake reference, right?

Have you ever seen the video for that song? It is quite hilarious— a businessman just starts running, through the city, through the fields, through the woods, and along the way gets cheerleaders like a guy in a chicken suit...

(Of course, I damn near choked when I saw their video for "Rock and Roll Lifestyle" and recognized Safetyville, a 1/2 scale replica town that is used to teach Sacramento grade-schoolers about hazards...)

Well, I'm not much for cars, but I loves me the Cake.

I nearly wept when I saw the photo of the replica Mach 5...good gawd I used to love Speed Racer....