Having the opportunity to experience San Francisco for the launch of Volvo's all-new XC60 small premium utility vehicle was the best of both worlds. Volvo captured our attention and gave us a true understanding of what the brand represents.
I have a framed print of Clark Gable in the driver's seat of a Lincoln Zephyr, probably a 1939 or 1940. It's classic Gable -- stoic, looking forward, not giving a damn, in what was likely a paparazzi shot.
Mississippi made him, but Chicago made him a writer. It was Chicago - with its bright churn of possibilities and its darker realities - that transformed Richard Wright from a shy Southern kid into a popular and internationally acclaimed author.