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Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by Konaborne, May 15, 2012.

  1. 95 taco

    95 taco Cornfed

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  2. Konaborne

    Konaborne [OP] Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    I was saving the bump for a few weeks, but you beat me to it
    thanks :thumbsup:
     
  3. ToyComa92

    ToyComa92 Write your love, Then your anger.

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    I never drink unless im somewhere where i can stay the night or i can have someone sober drive me. I usual dont even go to much parties for this reason. Im always worried that il get stuck in a bad situation.
     
  4. Konaborne

    Konaborne [OP] Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    Since writing this, I've lost two more

    one to careless driving and one to botched party shenanigans. Grew up with both of them.
    more true than ever


    stay safe, everyone.
     
  5. SoutheastTaco

    SoutheastTaco Resident Jackass

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    Great words +1! I might even order a pizza with pineapple on it tonight..
     
  6. BrokenTusk

    BrokenTusk I support a velociraptor free workplace.

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    Simply put. If you can afford to drink then you can afford a cab. They both cost similar.
     
  7. Mademan925

    Mademan925 Senor Taco

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    enough to go over stuff
    I graduated from college last year and over the 4 years I was there I saw many bad decisions happen. Some cost friends scholarships, some lost their licenses and some had to drop out because of stupid decision made while drinking. I never had an issue. Make plans on where your sleeping and how you are getting there before you start drinking. I would keep a bike in the back of my car at all times. If I drank and couldnt stay. I would bike home. I am aware it is illegal to bike drunk in California, but it never endangered others. It was a college town and the police didnt seem to mind seeing you biking slow on the sidewalk at 3:30am. Remember when you drive after drinking it not just you that is taking a risk with your life. You’re risking everyone’s life.
     
  8. BrokenTusk

    BrokenTusk I support a velociraptor free workplace.

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    Whoa, it's illegal to bike drunk?? Thats retarded.
     
  9. Mademan925

    Mademan925 Senor Taco

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    enough to go over stuff
    Its a CUI. Cycling under Influence. Its a $250 fine if you get cited, but most cops never cared.
     
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    HIst8ofMIND Defend Hawaii

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    isu2014 RAT Products

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    It's not that you can/can't afford it. It's that you *think* you're not very drunk so you would rather get your vehicle home and avoid the ride home today and the ride back tomorrow.
     
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    ToyComa92 Write your love, Then your anger.

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    Losing a friend to something stupid like drinking is even worse because all he had to do was call you and he could have saved his own life... FYI i always tell my friends, CALL ME i dont care if its 3am! Drinking and driving is the stupidest thing you can do with a vehicle in my opinion.
     
  13. BrokenTusk

    BrokenTusk I support a velociraptor free workplace.

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    Aye
     
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    06 tacoma owner Well-Known Member

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    A guy at my school was driving drunk going 105 mph on the road I live on and rear-ended a car and it killed one and seriously injured another. Never drive drunk.
     
  15. Redfox1

    Redfox1 'Stralia! Riding Roo's and wrangling koalas

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    I don't. There is one of these threads every year.

    Good reminder however. And +1 for jandrews idea since I can't quote stuff from my phone haha
     
  16. Konaborne

    Konaborne [OP] Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    didnt.....

























    didnt you just quote that? haha
     
  17. Redfox1

    Redfox1 'Stralia! Riding Roo's and wrangling koalas

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    :alien:
     
  18. Konaborne

    Konaborne [OP] Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    also, bump for it actually being grad season.
     
  19. NC15TRD

    NC15TRD Your girlfriend likes my member

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    Bump for being about that time when schools start back up. I know I've been "that guy" that said he was fine, but I have friends who have always stepped up, taken my keys, and driven me to their house or mine, or even walked me to their houses since they live only 2 blocks from the bar so I was safe. I would never go out drinking alone. Having friends there I can trust to do that, and also having someone there who has my back just in case someone starts shit is always a good feeling.
     
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    jake72 Well-Known Member

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    drinking and driving is bad enough, now you have to worry about them texting and driving.
     
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