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Old 04-24-08, 04:38 AM
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LOL check out the guy on the bike...

click North one click then look to where the boy on the bike should be, then click North again and look back at where he should be again...

https://maps.google.com/maps?ie=UTF8&...,0.017177&z=17
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Old 04-24-08, 04:40 AM
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Pablo doesn't understand.
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Old 04-24-08, 04:42 AM
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Ouch
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Old 04-24-08, 04:48 AM
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People falling down is funny. People running into stuff is funny. Especially when it is me.
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Old 04-24-08, 07:24 AM
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that looks like it hurts
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Old 04-24-08, 07:39 AM
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Nice. You could tell he was on his way down in the first shot
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Old 04-24-08, 08:03 AM
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You can see a lot of interesting cr@p on Google street view.
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man, that was funny. I gotta check this out more.
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Old 04-24-08, 08:31 AM
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bailing has its comedic qualities I must say, provided it isn't anything serious.
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Bwaaahahaha!!!

Sorry, that was uncalled for...

I hate it when that happens!
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good one. Thats some funny stuff there.

That'll teach ya to ride on the side walk kid!

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Old 04-24-08, 08:43 AM
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how did he even manage to do that...
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Old 04-24-08, 08:45 AM
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Obscure much?

Still amazing though.
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That's hilarious.
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Haha Just sent that around the office...
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Here's the image sequence. Click for full size.

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If you go through the whole sequence, it looks like he fell, sat up, then ended up on his head at one point... weird.
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Old 04-24-08, 09:25 AM
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ROFL You must have a lot of time to find this stuff on gmaps.
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Originally Posted by sonnyred View Post
You can see a lot of interesting cr@p on Google street view.
If you look up the Long Beach Crit course (CBR event) the satellite image has a peloton racing it.

edit: Long Beach, CA (it's a business park near where the 405 and 710 meet)

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Where's that at?
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oh man, that is a classic spill. did he clip the fence at all?
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Found it:
https://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&hl=e...02511&t=h&z=19
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that's kinda funny in a mean way.
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Thanks for the pics BDC, I can't see the link
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Originally Posted by roadiejorge View Post
bailing has its comedic qualities I must say, provided it isn't anything serious.
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