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Texting while driving

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by Evil Monkey, Jan 17, 2012.

  1. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:08 PM
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    Evil Monkey

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

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    Clasic LeMans owner arrives at car show early and gets a prime spot. Next to him, a guy with a '40 Ford parks in the second stall:
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    This woman arrives texting while driving through the parking lot. She jumped the curb and stayed on the throttle even after impact.
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    Hits the Lemans so hard, she pushes it into the next spot and the '40 Ford 1/2 of a parking spot:
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    Passenger door pushed into the steering wheel.
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  2. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:10 PM
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    blackhawke88

    blackhawke88 wo ai ni bao bei ^_^

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    was she executed?
     
  3. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:10 PM
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    Were u there? What a shitty day for the two owners.
     
  4. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:11 PM
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    How fast was she going? Damn that sucks!
     
  5. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:11 PM
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    I'm very sorry for the loss...I've shared this on this forum before...I'm a Nurse Manager at a Level I Trauma Center, I've seen the physical trauma results from the texting and driving and lost a lifelong friend last year from a texting driver.....

    Thank you for sharing.
     
  6. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:12 PM
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    And thats why its illegal in Ca. At least nobody is hurt. But all that wrench time and pride is gone.
     
  7. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:14 PM
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    TnRedNeck721

    TnRedNeck721 GO VOLS!

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    :eek::eek::eek: DA****** that sucks!! sadly the lemans is prob totaled. hope she has some D** good insurance!
     
  8. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:15 PM
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  9. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:17 PM
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    TnRedNeck721

    TnRedNeck721 GO VOLS!

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    thats not always a safe place to text either...... ask me how i know!!!

    and because you will ask. i burned my self when i was cooking. lmao.:D
     
  10. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:19 PM
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    I was going to make some horribly crude comment, but I honestly am just sad... And hope that she rots in automotive hell
     
  11. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:19 PM
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    Texting and driving should be illegal everywhere...
     
  12. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:19 PM
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    It became illegal here today
     
  13. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:19 PM
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    Stick on hood scoop from Autozone.
    P.S. How did her airbag not deploy?
     
  14. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:21 PM
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    Her car really doesn't look like it sustained all that much damage... There are certain inertia requirements that determine when an airbag will go off. Apparently those were not met.
     
  15. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:21 PM
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  16. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:21 PM
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    Evil Monkey [OP] There's an evil monkey in my truck

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    I wasn't. A friend at work was.
     
  17. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:22 PM
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    that makes me feel sick...
     
  18. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:22 PM
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    Evil Monkey [OP] There's an evil monkey in my truck

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    I wondered the same.
     
  19. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:23 PM
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    I just ask because it looks like she pushed those cars a pretty good distance, and those aren't light cars! :eek:



    Toyota crash engineering FTW?
     
  20. Jan 17, 2012 at 3:27 PM
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    Well at least she's driving a Lexus...
     
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