December 20, 2010 Parallel Parking: There's an equation for that. December 20, 2010/ Roxanna Sarmiento illustration nytimes.comYou might recall my quest to master parallel parking. Or you might not. Imagine my delight when I saw this item in the 10th Annual Year in Ideas issue: The quest for perfect parallel parking. I don't think I've ever been so in tune with the zeitgeist.