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THE OFFICE-“PAM AND JIM”:WHEN TELEVISION FINALLY GETS ROMANCE RIGHT

I  realize that I shouldn’t criticize the one I love, but TV does have its flaws. Problems in life can rarely be sorted out in half hour increments, and...

April 5, 2010 View more...
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TEXTING MEETS CHEATING AND BEARS AN OFFSPRING NAMED CHEXTING

We live in a brand new techno-world that has changed the game in life. We are now more connected than ever, and everything is probably on our permanent record....

April 4, 2010 View more...
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APRIL 2, 2010: AN OLDER DOG, AN OLDER CAR AND OLDER TWINS…A YEAR LATER

  A few years ago, we came up with a great You Tube idea.   We wanted to shoot a You Tube video with a big old mutt behind...

April 2, 2010 View more...
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WHAT IF THESE FAMOUS PEOPLE TANGLED IN A UFC FIGHT? WHO WOULD WIN?

Ultimate fighting is a relatively new sport that combines several fight styles into a fast and furious bloodbath. We wondered what would happen if celebrities were thrown into the...

March 26, 2010 View more...
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A FEW THINGS WE DIDN’T DO TEN YEARS AGO…THEY DIDN’T EXIST

We didn’t facebook ten years ago. Facebook wasn’t even a verb ten years ago. I’m not even sure Facebook was a noun ten years ago, but look at it...

March 24, 2010 View more...
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ST. PADDY’S 2010 AFTERMATH:WHY IRISH GUYS HAVE THE WORLD’S BEST SENSE OF HUMOR

Over the years I’ve participated in some of the most tumultuous St. Paddy’s celebrations on the face of the planet-the kind that put you on the very brink of...

March 22, 2010 View more...
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SIX THINGS THAT WAITRESSES REALLY HATE…LESSONS FROM THE TRENCHES

One of the toughest jobs around is a waitress job. The job puts women on the frontlines of society, and sometimes the view is not that great. Most waitresses...

March 21, 2010 View more...
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MARCH 20, 2010: “HE’S GOING TO LEAN ON YOUR CAR”-NIGHTMARES FROM THE FRONTLINES OF CAR SHOWS

  There’s a TV ad from a prominent collector car insurance company that shows a giant-sized guy at a car show.   This humanoid mega-monster comes complete with a...

March 20, 2010 View more...
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FROM BLUE-EYED SOUL TO BIG STAR TO ROCK AND ROLL HEAVEN

Alex Chilton was not exactly a household name, despite a lengthy musical career that ranged from pop stardom to critically acclaimed obscurity. His fame came in the 60s group...

March 18, 2010 View more...
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WHAT’S UP WITH YOGI BEAR AND BOO BOO?.. AND OTHER CARTOON MYSTERIES

I never questioned cartoons when I was a kid. Animals that talked and behaved like people were a part of the game and I just accepted the situation. Ours...

March 18, 2010 View more...

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JANUARY 23, 2012: A BARN FIND SURVIVOR FINDS ITS MOJO AT BARRETT JACKSON TO THE TUNE OF 350 LARGE

  A 1965 Mustang Shelby GT 350 sold for $350,000 at Barrett Jackson.   It was a legendary barn find car that was actual fact instead of complete high...

January 23, 2012 View more...

JANUARY 3, 2011–1979 COLLECTOR SERIES LINCOLN MARK V

  Like most car guys, Wayne Cooper always had one particular “must have” car on his wish list.   Most guys have familiar names like Corvettes, Challengers or Mustangs...

January 3, 2011 View more...
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JANUARY 30, 2010 (FEBRUARY 2010):1950 JEEPSTER-THE LONG WAY HOME AT APPROXIMATELY 50 MPH

    Bruce and Marlene like an adventure as much as they like old vehicles.   ‘Bruce had always liked the look of the Jeepster ever since he spotted...

January 30, 2010 View more...

DECEMBER 14, 2017: FIVE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT CAR AUCTIONS

  Car auctions have become a TV hit thanks to extensive coverage over the last twenty years so auctions have been turned into show business.   They are run...

December 14, 2009 View more...

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  This is a prime piece of advertising real estate because it’s parked in the most dynamic car hobby e-zine in Canada. Go to this contact form and get...

December 7, 2018 View more...

MSCC MARKET REPORT 2019

  MSCC MARKET REPORT 2019   Welcome to the MyStarCollectorCar Market Report.   This will be a regional look at prices for collector vehicles based on actual sales so...

August 3, 2017 View more...

MSCC Products and Services Showcase

These are all great businesses and they support MyStarCollector Car through their advertising  so we can continue to bring you our  insight into the old car hobby 365 days...

July 13, 2016 View more...

MARCH 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS

  MARCH 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS   MARCH 1-3: DETROIT, MI Autorama     MARCH 2: EDMONTON, AB Michener-Allen Automotive Auction   MARCH 8-10: CHICAGO, IL World of...

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How to Choose F-150 Bed Covers + Knife Test What’s Up With That? | Tonneau Covers Explained

  PAOLI, Pa. (March 20th, 2019) –AmericanTrucks’ (AT) “What’s Up With That?” YouTube series is a new approach to highlighting different product categories to educate consumers on the subtle or not so subtle differences between product lines. In AT’s most recent episode, host Justin Dugan sharpens his pocketknife to talk all about F-150 bed covers. See More

How Ford Performance Builds Engines Hand-built 5.0 Coyote V8s & Ford GT Ecoboost V6s | Hot Lap

  LIVONIA, Mi. (March 13, 2019) – AmericanMuscle’s (AM) Justin Dugan visited Performance Assembly Solutions in Livonia, Michigan to see exactly how Ford Performance hand-assembles their Coyote V8 and Ford GT V6 engines. To start, Justin spends some time with Ford Performance Engine Engineer Ron Ewert to examine their Aluminator SC Crate Engines as well See More

MSCC MARCH 20 “WHAT’S IT?” WEDNESDAY—FOCUS ON THE QUARTER PANELS

  Today’s “What’s It?” clues are a little unusual because they focus only on the quarter panels of the mystery car so this driver’s side is a good start.   This second shot includes a vital clue—the tail light.     If the two quarter panels don’t help, check back on Thursday for the whole See More

A FEW MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR OBSERVATIONS ABOUT CAR SHOWS

  A deep freeze winter will eventually give way to warmer weather and car shows.   We at MyStarCollectorCar look forward to this season with the same level of excitement as a kid on Christmas Eve who is still tuned into a Santa concept that includes a generous fat guy in the red and white See More

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MARCH 2019: A VERY RARE OLDS FUTURAMIC 98 TOWN SEDAN STEALS THE SHOW

  The post war years were a time of change for late 1940s cars in the North American market.   It took three model years (1946, ‘47 and ’48)...

March 19, 2019 View more...

RUST VALLEY RESTORERS—MORE DOCUDRAMA AND LESS EDUCATIONAL

  Full disclosure here—I want to be an impartial judge on this show but Jim and I were going by the White Post Auto Museum in Tappen, BC a...

January 27, 2019 View more...

NOVEMBER 23, 2018 FEATURE FIVE FOR FRIDAY: FIVE QUESTIONS WITH EG AUCTION’S TODD SCHWINDT

  EG Auctions has been a player in the western Canadian car hobby for years and they’ve grown to the point where they have expanded into the U.S. market....

November 22, 2018 View more...

EG AUCTIONS PRESENTS THE 13th ANNUAL RED DEER COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION AND SPEED SHOW

    13th ANNUAL RED DEER COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION AND SPEED SHOW   TIME TO CONSIGN 1888 296 0528 EXT 102 FRIDAY DOORS OPEN 5PM – AUCTION STARTS 6PM...

May 31, 2018 View more...

Car Shows and Events

FIVE QUESTIONS ABOUT ST ALBERT’S ROCK’N AUGUST

  St. Albert Rock’n August is one of the premiere events of the summer car show in Canada.   This is a massive event and it takes place over...

March 12, 2019
JULY 27, 2019 20th ANNUAL MICHENER ALLEN CLASSIC AND COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION

MICHENER-ALLEN AUCTIONS FEATURE: 1968 FIREBIRD 400 AT THE 20th ANNUAL COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION JULY 27, 2019     The best way to celebrate the 51st birthday of a classic...

June 19, 2017
EG AUCTIONS PRESENTS THE 13th ANNUAL RED DEER COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION AND SPEED SHOW

EG AUCTIONS PRESENTS THE 13th ANNUAL RED DEER COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION AND SPEED SHOW   TIME TO CONSIGN 1888 296 0528 EXT 102 FRIDAY DOORS OPEN 5PM – AUCTION...

April 21, 2017
MARCH 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS

  MARCH 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS   MARCH 1-3: DETROIT, MI Autorama     MARCH 2: EDMONTON, AB Michener-Allen Automotive Auction   MARCH 8-10: CHICAGO, IL World of...

September 25, 2015

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