Showing posts from January 13, 2013

Quote of the year (so far)

"I don't need an AR 15 any more than Rosa Parks needed to sit at the front of the bus." - Anonymous Internet Guy

Lie of the year or just a delayed truth?

Lie of the Year: the Romney campaign's ad on Jeeps made in China: "That in turn prompted another unqualified denial, this time from Chrysler Chairman and CEO Sergio Marchionne, who said Jeep assembly lines "will remain in operation in the United States and will constitute the backbone of the brand. It is inaccurate to suggest anything different."

Got that? LIE OF THE YEAR. No truth to it. NONE. Heywaitaminute....

Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne said the automaker plans to build some Jeeps in China for the local market — and later, in Russia.

"As part of our global expansion of the Jeep brand, there are some cars — that because of the price position in the market — can never be made in the U.S. and exported," Marchionne told reporters on the sidelines of the North American International Auto Show. "We're going to be announcing the first step in the globalization of Jeep (in China). There's another one that's going to come in Russia…