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    The Ultimate In Protection For Bicycles, Motor Scooter, & s Motorcycles?

    "Calif. motorcyclist lands in van back seat, unhurt"
    http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_MOTORCYCLIST_LANDS_IN_VAN?SITE=ORMED&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT

    A freak occurrence for sure. But still a happy ending for all concerned.

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    Investigators say the minivan driver made a turn after Thursday's collision and drove to his Mojave Desert home a half-block away before discovering he had a new passenger.
    How do drive a half block without seeing that your rear window is shattered and noticing someone laying in the back seat?
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    Quote Originally Posted by mikeybikes View Post
    How do drive a half block without seeing that your rear window is shattered and noticing someone laying in the back seat?
    Most California drivers live in a certain special state of obliviousness to all that goes on around them.
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    You Know!? For Kids! jsharr's Avatar
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    I would not stop for a back seat driver either.
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