Even though the prompt for today is mini van, both I and duckduckgo think this is one word – minivan, so this is what I have to go with or my ocd will be set off.
So, what do I know, or think about minivans? Not much. I think it was a “mom car” back in the 1980’s. If you drove one you were a nerd. You got it because you had kids and sports equipment to drive around.
Minivan’s got taken over by SUV’s. Those I remember. I do not know what year it was, but all of the sudden these big cars (or trucks) were on the road. I lived in a Navy town and started seeing them everywhere on the roads.
This was a surprise to me since I thought we were having a gas crisis and that cars were supposed to get more efficient. Well, a lot of big suv’s with one person in them was not too planet-friendly.
I remember having to look around them as I drove in my little car. I didn’t have any reason to get a big van or suv since I barely drove much anyway.
Do we still have minivans? I do not know. I have no vehicles on my radar screen except for public transportation. And now in SE Asia, all the brands and types are different than I was used to in California. We have a lot more motorcycles here.
As long as none of them hits me while I walk on the side of the road, it’s all good.
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