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Is It Time for Government to Recognize the Rights of Pastafarians?

Clay Farris Naff | Posted 09.13.2014 | Religion
Clay Farris Naff

Whether or not you think the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster is a joke, the stakes are quite serious. Indeed, they go right to the heart of two essential questions: What is nature of religion, and what is the role of government?

Pastafarian Wears Spaghetti Strainer In Oklahoma Driver's License Photo

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 09.09.2014 | Religion

When it came to her driver’s license photo, one Oklahoma woman had no problem taking her glasses off to give the camera a clear shot of her face. ...

If You Want to See Inequality in the U.S. at Its Worst, Visit an Impound Lot

David Sheff | Posted 08.29.2014 | Politics
David Sheff

For millions of Americans a towed car can lead to a crippling spiral of stress, debt, joblessness, illness and, in many cases, incarceration. On a re...

How Do We Know Driverless Cars Are Safe? Google Says 'Trust Us'

Jonathan Handel | Posted 08.31.2014 | Technology
Jonathan Handel

Driverless cars are on the road now - Google's fleet has logged about 700,000 miles of autonomous driving - and the California DMV will be i...

Gender Non-Conforming Teen Forced To Remove Makeup For Driver's License Wants New Photo

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 06.19.2014 | Gay Voices

A transgender rights group is asking the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles to allow a gender non-conforming teen to retake his driver's lice...

Unintentional Vanity Plate: Revenge of the DMV Gods on a New Ass-Man

Kevin Walsh | Posted 08.15.2014 | Detroit
Kevin Walsh

The following was originally posted on MyMediaDiary.com. I've always chuckled at people who order vanity plates, but secretly wanted one since I wa...

Unmiraculous 34th Street

Francis Levy | Posted 06.21.2014 | New York
Francis Levy

There are no miracles on 34th Street anymore. 34th Street is the paradigm of all that is wrong with an American street or a street anywhere for that matter.

10 People Who Unbelievably Trolled The DMV

www.heavy.com | Posted 07.14.2014 | Comedy

A day at the DMV doesn't have to be horrible—IF you're a troll. Click through to see the best driver's license trolls we could find on the Net, and ...

Janice Keihanaikukauakahihuliheekahaunaele Finally Gets Her Hawaii Driver's License!

AP | AUDREY McAVOY | Posted 12.31.2013 | Weird News

HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii woman whose last name is 36 characters long has finally gotten the whole thing to fit on her driver's license and state ide...

Hard Lessons at the DMV

Ko Im | Posted 02.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Ko Im

I was trying to sell my car. I had a goal, an estimate and a walk-away point. After an hour-long drive to a buying company in wintry weather and a 30-...

How To Break Into the Glamorous World of Commercial Acting

Jolie Jenkins | Posted 02.05.2014 | Comedy
Jolie Jenkins

Don't start daydreaming yet about buying that new house, deep in the Valley. You'll have to go to a few (hundred) pesky auditions first.

Man Openly Masturbates At DMV: Cops

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 11.13.2013 | Weird News

Just when you thought the DMV couldn't get any worse. Edward Michael Alvin, 34, was arrested last week after an off-duty cop caught the man alleged...

What I Did After Nearly Ending Up In Handcuffs In A Police Car...

Jon Hotchkiss | Posted 12.18.2013 | Media
Jon Hotchkiss

I'm going to tell you precisely how I invented... and then built an awesome 10' X 10' backyard / outdoor movie screen all by myself in about 15 minutes... for less than $50 dollars on Sunday October 13th, 2013 - with no formal plans and just a single trip to the hardware store.

City Cracking Down On This Illegal Behavior

Los Angeles Daily News | Rick Orlov | Posted 12.18.2013 | Los Angeles

It is a constant irritation for Leslye Kasoff. Driving with her 84-year-old mother, the Sherman Oaks resident often finds herself driving in circles ...

Hawaii Woman Told To Shorten Her 35-Letter Last Name For Driver's License

Posted 09.11.2013 | Weird News

Hawaii driver's licenses haven't garnered this much attention since McLovin made his debut. Now the Hawaii Department of Transportation is under t...

Patience -- Not One of my Virtues

Laverne H. Bardy | Posted 08.04.2013 | Fifty
Laverne H. Bardy

Today I spent what felt like a year at the Motor Vehicle Agency. If I'm ever given a choice of going back there or scrubbing gas station toilets, I'll choose the latter.

The Spiritual Lesson In Renewing A Driver's License

Malcolm Boyd | Posted 06.12.2013 | Religion
Malcolm Boyd

My California Driver License was expiring shortly, so it needed to be renewed. In my case, this required my successly passing a test. I plunged into my new and demanding task.

DC's Role in Driving the Immigration Reform Debate

Michael Shank | Posted 04.12.2013 | DC
Michael Shank

Presently, 25,000 undocumented immigrants in D.C. cannot obtain a driver's license from the DMV. To continue denying D.C. resident's access to ID and driving privileges entrenches discrimination by fettering freedom of movement, and creates a permanent subset of second-class residents.

Driver's Ed: How the DMV Could Make Teens Learn About Money

Adam Levin | Posted 05.07.2013 | Business
Adam Levin

Before teenagers get their driver's licenses, every DMV in the country should include questions about basic financial literacy on their driver's test.

Study Shows Unlicensed Drivers Are The Most Hazerdous

AP | JULIE WATSON | Posted 01.17.2013 | Latino Voices

SAN DIEGO -- Immigrant advocates are welcoming a California study that found unlicensed drivers are the most hazardous motorists on the road, saying i...

Racism & Diversity in America

Eva Shang | Posted 03.09.2013 | Teen
Eva Shang

I had my most appalling experience with racism at the DMV, in the attempt to earn my driver's permit.

A First For Women On Wheels

AP | JOAN LOWY | Posted 01.12.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON (AP) — Women have passed men on the nation's roads. More women than men now have driver's licenses, a reversal of a longtime gender gap b...

New Jersey Bans Smiling In Driver's License Photos

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 09.24.2012 | Business

Even if there was something to smile about while living in New Jersey, the residents better not do it while they're having their driver’s license ph...

Is This License Plate Obscene?

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 08.28.2012 | Weird News

Is this license plate obscene? The Santa Fe Motor Vehicle Division thinks it is, but one man in New Mexico is fighting the department with a little th...

It's Ashton vs. The DMV

Posted 06.20.2012 | TV

Ashton Kutcher is battling with the DMV, and it's not over long lines and cranky workers. According to The Wrap, Kutcher's company, Katalyst Media, is...