CC Slide Show: So This is Christmas


[Originally published on 24 December 2016 @ 08:00]

‘Twas the night before Xmas; outside the garage, not a pickup was moving—not even this Dodge. It’s a ’64—Slant-6, natch—that lives over the hill from my house. In its first life, it was a Highway Department truck. Second life: farm truck. Second-and-a-half life: dragged behind a combine as a fuel truck, hence the big tow bar jutting from the front (since removed). Third life: restoration project and suburban Chrismastime decoration carrier. I appreciated my neighbour’s creativity, and pressed my own car’s headlamps into service as makeshift photo lighting. Show us your captured Christmas curbside classics—or Chanukah, or Kwanzaa, or Festivus, Eid, Diwali, Yom Kippur, Captain Picard Day…