“…worse than the sound of your parachute failing to open.”

jeremy-clarkson VS honda-logo

In the spirit of critical beatdowns we’ve posted here on Stacked through the years (reminisce with me here, here, and here) , may I present Times car reviewer and Top Gear co-host Jeremy Clarkson tearing the new Honda Insight hybrid a new exhaust pipe.

Please, please, please forgive me for posting a car review during Bike Month, especially one written by a known bike-hater that completely eviscerates such a worthily green-minded vehicle, but I felt this was way too entertaining to keep bottled up inside.  Remember, just because someone is a jerk doesn’t mean that he or she can’t also hilarious.  Sadly, recent studies suggest that there may even be a direct correlation between jerktitude and hilariosity.

As is often the case, I found this entertaining link on the Boing Boing web log.

-Norm De Plume

Published in: on May 22, 2009 at 10:45 am  Comments (2)  

The URI to TrackBack this entry is: https://cincinnatimercantile.wordpress.com/2009/05/22/worse-than-the-sound-of-your-parachute-failing-to-open/trackback/

RSS feed for comments on this post.

2 CommentsLeave a comment

  1. Jeremy Clarkson is an incredible individual.

    ’nuff said.

  2. […] at Stacked are huge fans of scathing reviews.  Furthermore, our editorial position has been one of extreme skepticism […]

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: