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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    How ya gonna explain this claim on your auto policy?????

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    I was only doing 110mph.
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    Parallel parked in a 12" spot, nice.

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    I didn't see him.
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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    "I was attempting the worlds first carsumersault."

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    Obviously an "I, Robot" movie fan.
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    derailleurs are overrated bigbenaugust's Avatar
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    Now that is what I call statistically improbable.
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    That makes my brain hurt.

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    There's no skid marks

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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by ascend View Post
    There's no skid marks
    I'd bet there are at least some skid marks.....just now where you can see them.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ascend View Post
    There's no skid marks
    Some vehicles are unable to skid. ABS. My Camry won't skid. I tried it when I bought it used during the test drive, attempting to assess the front end alignment. It's equipped with 4 wheel disc brakes.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ascend View Post
    There's no skid marks
    Look behind the vehicle. There are a series of skid marks. Depending on how good the abs is, it can leave an intermitent series of marks vs. 1 long mark.

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    Hey guys, watch me endo my mom's car!

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    I think that's photoshoped. If I were one of those fireman, I wouldn't be standing right beside the thing.
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    Ah but you're not a fireman now are you...

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    I'm not the Hulk either, but the Hulk wouldn't want to stand there either.
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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by slvoid View Post
    Look behind the vehicle. There are a series of skid marks. Depending on how good the abs is, it can leave an intermitent series of marks vs. 1 long mark.
    I'm not talking about skid marks on the pavement.
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    2-Cyl, 1/2 HP @ 90 RPM slvoid's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe View Post
    I'm not talking about skid marks on the pavement.
    I'm not talking about pavement skidmarks either.

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    Of course, this is metro LA (the frame says KCAL 9 and Burbank) and everyone knows that the entire LA area (from San Bernardino west to the ocean and from Irvine in the south to Palmdale and Ventura in the north) is one gigantic multilevel freeway interchange. I suppose it's possible that the vertical car fell from an upper level (up to 3 levels up) and got sandwiched between the guys at the bottom.
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    It's not difficult to explain at all.

    The vertical car was rear-ended quite forcefully by the car behind it. The offending vehicle managed to plow its way under the car in front of it, and the BMW SUV was just in the perfect position for the upright car to lean against.

    A series of improbable events interleaving just perfectly so, but nothing unbelievable or impossible.

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    I've seen a car get wedged in between a power line pole and chain link fencing before.
    right outside my house too.

    you can tell this car has been rear ended quite hard as the rear axle has been dislodged from its original position.

    the force from the car braking hard made the front end dip, causing it to act like a wedge so it ran right under the other car.
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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    new brake time?
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    Explain this one:


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    Quote Originally Posted by slvoid View Post
    Explain this one:
    He rolled up the guy wires and onto the phone lines.
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    someone explain this.
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
    http://sanfrancisco.ibtimes.com/arti...ger-photos.htm

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