Windshield Wipers -- How do they work?

I'm having wiper blade issues on my 03 Odyssey. Recently, I replaced the blade assemblies, not just the blades, with a set of Goodyear blades from Costco. Driving in the rain on this trip east, they weren't working. They wipe well on the way up, but streak terribly on the way down. Both sides. And they skip a section… » 11/26/14 1:14pm Yesterday 1:14pm

We drove this year, not because of the air traffic congestion but because of the cost of airline tickets for a family of 5. It is interesting, though, to see traffic skirting weather. It's gonna get a lot more interesting as the day, and the storm, progress. » 11/26/14 10:31am Yesterday 10:31am

Whenever I hear of the Allies using gliders on WWII I'm always reminded of this picture. On D-Day, losses of glider troops were actually in line with losses for paratroopers, though commanders had feared a loss of 50-70% of the glider troops. This was a Horsa glider, though, built by the British. » 11/26/14 10:27am Yesterday 10:27am