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If A Tree Falls In A Parking Lot, Does It Make A Sound?

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by TacoTacoma96, Aug 14, 2013.

  1. Aug 14, 2013 at 2:16 PM
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    TacoTacoma96

    TacoTacoma96 [OP] Some who wander are not lost.

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    Well Yesterday at work, all was normal parking cars. That was until a tree decided it was time to give up after hanging over the parking lot for 3+ years:eek:. All I heard was a popping sound, when I looked up I thought I saw the tree move a little bit. I kept staring thinking it was my mind playing tricks on me:confused:. When I saw it move again I hauled A$$ outta there. When it fell it hit 3 vehicles but only crushed one. No one was around it so everyone was okay. Still was a close call. Now time for the aftermath pics:

    NOTE: The car door on the right is where I was standing when I heard it pop.
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    If the whole thing fell it would have taken out the powerlines:eek::
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    A ford F-150 was the only casualty:(:
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    The Clean up:
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    The total destruction to the truck is revealed:
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    well. Be safe out there:wave:.
    Also to answer the first question, yes...it does make a sound.
     
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  2. Aug 14, 2013 at 2:19 PM
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    kirkofwimbo

    kirkofwimbo Say no to Bro

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    Tree obviously couldn't pass up the chance to take out 2 Fords at once :devil:
     
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    You didn't bother breaking into your coworkers cars and moving them out before the tree fell???? (And risking your life??) What a bad coworker.. :D:D

    I didn't read through the entire post, but would your truck have been hit had you not moved? Scary to think about where I park now :eek:

    I wonder if your typical insurance policy covers that..
     
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    Larry

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    good thing there was a dash cover. :D

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  5. Aug 14, 2013 at 4:05 PM
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    MapleMoose

    MapleMoose Drunk Canadian

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    haha ford
     
  6. Aug 14, 2013 at 4:08 PM
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    we had this happen once when I was stationed in San Diego...crushed a new guys car...his wife didn't believe him until we sent her the pictures lol
     
  7. Aug 14, 2013 at 4:21 PM
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    Haha that would be a really shitty day.
     
  8. Aug 14, 2013 at 4:21 PM
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    Kailey Jo

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    Damn Trees, always running these ploys. Of course when I hit a tree they don't want to do the backhand deals then.
     
  9. Aug 14, 2013 at 6:56 PM
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    +1 for the tree that hit 2 birds with one stone :stirthepot:
     
  10. Aug 14, 2013 at 7:45 PM
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    TacoTacoma96

    TacoTacoma96 [OP] Some who wander are not lost.

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    True that:)
    It wasn't my truck thankully. I work as a parking director, I pretty much tell people how to park in the parking lot for a show. Guy parked in a very unlucky spot. The unfourtante part is I talked to him afterward and he said had just payed his truck off:mad:.
    To bad it wasn't made of steel:D

    Never was a fan. Guess the tree wasn't either:broccoli:.
     
  11. Aug 14, 2013 at 8:02 PM
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    TacoTacoma96

    TacoTacoma96 [OP] Some who wander are not lost.

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    Hate to see the wife's reaction:eek:

    It was. No lunch break and didn't leave till after 11:30pm. very long day:rolleyes:.

    Bet that was the tree's exact words:laughing:. Trees are very heard to deal with sometimes:D.

    Thanks:woot:.
     
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