Shawn McAskill

Shawn McAskill

Shawn McAskill is the millennial father that the old print newspapers warned you about. He is a marketing professional living in South Florida with two highly energetic boys and a very patient wife. Shawn loves his family, his cars, FSU, and wasting his free time planning out everything he’d like to do in his free time.


My One Trip to the Grand Canyon Was a Horrible Mistake

A good friend of mine and I decided to take a road trip out to California after my freshman year of college. We left from Ft. Lauderdale early one Summer morning and set off on a three week journey. Before embarking, we’d bought a bunch of camping equipment. We figured why spend the money on roadside motels every night? There would be plenty of camping grounds to use along the way. Although our combined camping skills were a couple steps below “novice,” it still seemed like a great idea at the time. On the 4th day of our escapade, we found ourselves ahead of schedule. Leaving Tucson, AZ. we decided to deviate a little and check...

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Convince Me to Buy A Minivan

I’m about to blow your mind like it’s a dirty 8-bit Nintendo cartridge. Check out the video below. Yeah, that’s a 1,000+ horsepower MINIVAN. Cool, huh? Exactly what any self-respecting modern man needs for trips between school, work, and that 30-day Yoga class your wife found on Groupon and forced you into gently suggested you try. It screams louder than a toddler that missed dessert. It sits lower than your sagging belly button (seriously, your old lady might be on to something). This Bisimoto-built Honda Odyssey is the perfect family hauler, right? Wrong. It’s a minivan. And it sucks. Even a tarted-up overweight eyesore is still an...

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