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Old 02-20-11, 01:06 AM   #1
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My camera has a mind of its own

I have a few (male) friends whose sense of humor is every bit as warped as mine They've been wanting me to upload this to YouTube for months, but I totally forgot about it, plus I was a bit hesitant to do so at first. I told one of them about Bike Forums and asked him if he was sure I wouldn't get banned for posting this here, since he's been on the net much longer than me and I figured he would know. He said no. Now if this is a violation of the TOS please let me know immediately and I will remove it.

What happened is, I had just descended Donner Pass Road and was riding through a bumpy gas station parking lot. My camera was still recording and started to swivel in the handlebar mount. I didn't notice it until I stopped. Well, check out where the camera decided to come to rest
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VSvv0izmr3Y
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Old 02-20-11, 01:25 AM   #2
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nice
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Old 02-20-11, 02:49 AM   #4
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That is my reaction every time I watch this video I really hope I'm not violating the TOS by posting it.
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Old 02-20-11, 05:14 AM   #5
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OK, so when I read the OP I was expecting to see a guy's crotch but the alternate gender 'funny view' was equally funny - right up to the last seconds of the film when I choked on my drink here.

Brilliant! Comic timing FTW, even if completely unintentional.
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Old 02-20-11, 07:23 AM   #6
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That made my morning. Excellent! I also like that at the very end, when you correct the camera position, it's pointing at a toilet.
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Old 02-20-11, 07:43 AM   #7
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I don't get it.
Like I said in the OP and the video description, I had just descended a mountain and was riding through a bumpy gas station parking lot. My camera was attached to my bike on a handlebar mount, and it loosened and started to swivel in the mount. I was unaware of this until I stopped the bike. Just look at where the camera decided to stop moving

To everyone else, thanks
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The camera was obviously designed by a male. lolol
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The camera was obviously designed by a male. lolol
That's what I was thinking Or, the camera IS a male
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I had just descended Donner Pass Road and was riding through a bumpy gas station parking lot.
I think you should change that to "VERY BUMPY!"
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Old 02-20-11, 11:32 AM   #13
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That's what I was thinking Or, the camera IS a male
It's a menu setting "Male POV"
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I'm with bbeasley on this one...
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Do you have any off-road video with that same camera?
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You're uploaded audition tape to Hooters has been successful. Please expect an immediate response from our male selection committee if it is deemed your qualifications match our criteria.

Yes, it seems our search team led by Mr.Beanz, iforgotmename, JonnyHK, CraigB, and Jethro56 has accepted your tape and will be reaching out to touch you shortly.

One dissenting vote by The Historian requires you to modify your tape or to show up in person so he may get a better look at your assets.

I would like to thank you for your submission and look forward to drooling at you soon.

Sincerely,

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Why would that violate TOS? If you were in a sports bra only maybe... I thought it was funny though.
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Old 02-20-11, 09:06 PM   #20
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One dissenting vote by The Historian requires you to modify your tape or to show up in person so he may get a better look at your assets.
What, do you think I'm titillated by that video?
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Why would that violate TOS? If you were in a sports bra only maybe... I thought it was funny though.
I thought that someone who is too uptight might complain. Looks like my worries were unfounded though
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I thought that someone who is too uptight might complain. Looks like my worries were unfounded though
I'll complain....

Why did it take you so long to post this video? to watching a second time
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I'll complain....

Why did it take you so long to post this video? to watching a second time
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The ending really made my wife and I laugh!
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That is my reaction every time I watch this video I really hope I'm not violating the TOS by posting it.
If posting the Polish National Cycling team isn't a violation of the TOS, then this can't be....

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