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  1. So apparently, I suck at teaching how to drive stick shift

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So a couple of weeks ago my boyfriend decided he wanted to learn how to drive a stick shift. No biggie I have an '86 GTI on his last leg and since it was what I learned to drive on, I figured it was the perfect for the challenge. Anyways, the poor boy is having the hardest time getting a feel...
  2. MN Public Charter School Teaching Islam

    The Black Hole
    Are all you Christian bashers as upset about this story as well? Wall of silence broken at state's Muslim public school More: I know if the religion in question was Chritianity a number of you would be in an uproar. Regardless, as an...
  3. PA Judge rules teaching Intelligent Design Unconstitutional

    The Black Hole Nice to see that Pennsylvania isn't Kansas.
  4. Tips/Advice for teaching someone to drive manual tranny

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So my gf's been bitching and whining about how she's unable to drive my car. As much as I'd hate to let her get in the driver seat, sometimes it is necessary, i.e. social events when i'm drinking, etc... Should I just rent a car and teach her ? It's so hard to find a rental with 5spd nowaday...
  5. Teaching Auto Reapir to Pencil Pushers?

    Anything Auto
    This may be an odd question, but how can a YUPPIE such as myself learn not only how their cars really work, but how to work on them as well? I'm a hands on chalk board kinda guy, so my immediate thought is a technical school, but that seems like it could be a bit intimidating. I remember my...