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Dark-colored cars may be banned in California

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by Evil Monkey, Mar 26, 2009.

  1. Mar 26, 2009 at 4:21 PM
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    Evil Monkey

    Evil Monkey [OP] There's an evil monkey in my truck

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  2. Mar 26, 2009 at 4:57 PM
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    tacoholic

    tacoholic 09 but I drive a 012 Expedition...

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    That is the dumbest shit I have ever heard of. For one, the Volvo with no tint and its silver paint gets just as hot as the dark brownish Expedition with privacy glass and no other tint in the summer. It's not color, it's size.

    Secondly, my Mazda has 18% on the back and 70% on the front and it keeps the car DRASTICALLY cooler than any other Mazda3 out there. If they were smart they would let you tint the front windows to deflect some of that heat, I know my 70% does enough during 105 degree summer heat to the point that you can't touch the steering wheel that was in the sun under the windshield but it's perfectly grabable and about 20F cooler at the points under my side window tint.

    It's not color, it's size and window tint. This state is just stupid and want to control our lives more than they do now.
     
  3. Mar 26, 2009 at 5:16 PM
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    fletch aka www.BeLikeBrit.org

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    :infantry:California :fenforcer:
     
  4. Mar 26, 2009 at 5:41 PM
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    tacoholic 09 but I drive a 012 Expedition...

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    x100000000000000000000000000000000000
    If it weren't for the appeal, weather, and geography of this place...
     
  5. Mar 26, 2009 at 6:50 PM
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  6. Mar 27, 2009 at 12:29 AM
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    brianr go shit in your hat

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  7. Mar 27, 2009 at 4:27 AM
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  8. Mar 27, 2009 at 5:21 AM
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    California can't fall off the US fast enough.
     
  9. Mar 27, 2009 at 5:23 AM
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    Wow and I thought Jersey was bad. :eek:
     
  10. Mar 27, 2009 at 5:27 AM
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    I am jealous of the hot women, nice weather and awesome geography of Cali.

    But you can keep your Hollywood politicians, ridiculous laws and high taxes.
     
  11. Mar 27, 2009 at 5:28 AM
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    No, you were correct....New Jersey IS bad! California just sucks as well.
     
  12. Mar 27, 2009 at 5:36 AM
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    Nada, Zip, Zilch, Nothing
    hahaha... stupid Cali... :laugh:
     
  13. Mar 27, 2009 at 6:00 AM
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    :laugh: Your damn right man!
     
  14. Mar 27, 2009 at 6:10 AM
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  15. Mar 27, 2009 at 9:29 AM
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    nd

    nd Radical Town. It's a hell of a place!

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    nothing against the members on here from Cali, but i wish an earthquake would break that whole state off and it could just float off into the sunset (sorry bob)
     
  16. Mar 27, 2009 at 9:32 AM
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    I think that is what happened to Hawaii.

    And they're happy floating around out there!
     
  17. Mar 27, 2009 at 9:35 AM
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    gotta love california :rolleyes:
     
  18. Mar 27, 2009 at 9:46 AM
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  19. Mar 27, 2009 at 10:00 AM
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    I've been here 9 years. Its definitely a state of extremes. Some of the biggest hippies and biggest rednecks are out here because I've met both. I've been in parts of the state that were the coldest places I've ever been and I've been in places that are hotter than anywhere I've been.

    I have a love-hate relationship with it. On one hand its expensive as hell and that pisses me off. There are way the hell too many people here as well. But it has been good to me professionally and I've had a number of really good jobs that I doubt I would've found in other states. But man does it come up with some of the stupidest laws! Like banning plastic bags and incandescent light bulbs.
     
  20. Mar 27, 2009 at 10:30 AM
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