It's the initial purchase that hurts (and hopefully you can do the mounting yourself each season so you don't pay stupid fees to have that done twice a year too) - but after that, it really just makes your tires last twice as long as you're using them only half the year or so. » 1/27/15 1:42pm Yesterday 1:42pm

Nah, he's just the first (not really) VC who gets to speak his mind under a fake name. I bet he's got a few turds in his portfolio that he'd love to play up to be winners and run with the money on too, and he certainly wouldn't be talking this way if his name was on record. » 1/23/15 5:56pm Friday 5:56pm

Congrats! Which year is the 135i? I'm always tempted by these things, but I worry about the reliability issues i keep hearing about the turbo engines (but also curious how much of it is just the typical over the top hysteria). I've heard the 2011+ models are more reliable, but more $$ as still newish. » 1/20/15 1:15pm 1/20/15 1:15pm

I've had to give an Uber driver directions from Pac Heights to the Caltrain station. More than the directions itself, it's just the fact that he had no idea where the Caltrain station was that was the most ridiculous thing. AND instead of just punching it into his GPS and pretending he knew what he was doing, he… » 1/20/15 12:26pm 1/20/15 12:26pm