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Quirky cars

Following along the same lines as my previous post; from MSN Auto:

Not everyone is content with blending in. Some style their hair into a Mohawk, others adorn themselves with elaborate tattoos, and even more dress in all sorts of wacky clothing that most of us would consider wearing only on Halloween, all in an effort to be unique. And some people’s desire to be distinctive doesn’t stop there. While a nondescript sedan or sport-utility vehicle does the trick for many, there’s a small cadre of Americans that isn’t content with a car that looks like a car. They follow another path in terms of the rides they drive. The following (all functional — but not necessarily street legal — and insured by Hagerty Insurance, which specializes in collector cars) are among the quirkiest machines around today.

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Beth Kelley is an applied & digital anthropologist with an overall interest in how people engage with and are impacted by their environments and vice versa. This has manifested itself in many ways, by looking at creativity, playful spaces, built environments, and environmental enrichment, sustainability, design research, and integrative and collaborative models of learning such as through play and hands-on learning.