Showing her age but still smiling, a full-bodied example of roadside advertising survives from an era when rounded usually meant but one thing.

I was the first woman to burn my bra – it took the fire department four days to put it out. — Dolly Parton

Old English

Ornate. Is there a better adjective to describe Europe’s historic architecture? Here is a small gallery taken during my visits to England.

"You Want Fries With That?"

I barely remember carhops, and they’d vanished altogether by the time I reached high school in the late 1960s. Passing through a small highway town in Utah on my recent road trip I was reminded how this slice of Americana has become part of our cultural history.