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  • Inexperienced driver + vehicle prone to shredding tires = at least three dead
    ef: http://tinyurl.com/q6zsa4 The short of it, a teen driver lost control of an overloaded Ford Expolorer after a rear tire shredded on IH295 in Jacksonville with three passengers being
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    Last post by gpsma Inexperienced driver + vehicle prone to shredding tires = at least three dead
    Sun, 07 Jun 2009 06:22:15
  • How Not To Save Detroit
    Would be really funny except it is a little too close to the truth: http://www.minyanville.com/audiovideo/703/1/23 Ed
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    Last post by Bernd Felsch How Not To Save Detroit
    Sun, 07 Jun 2009 05:54:03
  • Hey Nate...
    Thought you'd get a kick out of this. Taken @ the dragon @ deals gap. Courtesy of Killboy. http://tinyurl.com/qwmgsw
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    Last post by Nate Nage Hey Nate...
    Sun, 07 Jun 2009 02:58:54
  • Political scumbags welcome deadly drivers.
    http://www.usillegalaliens.com/impacts_of_illegal_immigration_traffic... Most of the Congress should be up on treason charges! Martin
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    Last post by SeaWo Political scumbags welcome deadly drivers.
    Sun, 07 Jun 2009 00:55:33
  • Rules of Cool
    n Jun 4, 9:25?am, Scott in SoCal <scottenazt...@yahoo.com> wrote: > Can you guys think of any others? Sometimes it seems like it never ends.
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    Last post by MLOM Rules of Cool
    Sat, 06 Jun 2009 06:37:24
  • OT: That's not right - Bichon Frise & Roush Mustang
    n Wed, 03 Jun 2009 19:21:17 -0700, Scott in SoCal <scottenazt...@yahoo.com> wrote: << reply limited to r.
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    Last post by 223re OT: That's not right - Bichon Frise & Roush Mustang
    Sat, 06 Jun 2009 04:30:33
  • Questions about "Failure to Yield Right-of-Way" Accusation
    ear Everyone: A colleague of mine, who is from Asia and has been driving for only a few years in southern Virginia, was recently involved in a traffic accident.
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    Last post by qqu.. Questions about "Failure to Yield Right-of-Way" Accusation
    Sat, 06 Jun 2009 01:17:32
  • Water Powered Cars Will Never Work
    Water Powered Cars Will Never Work... http://www.uretima.info/2009/06/water-powered-cars-will-never-work.html
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    Last post by TedKennedyMurderedHisPregnantMistress.dwp.. Water Powered Cars Will Never Work
    Fri, 05 Jun 2009 18:37:04
  • Hurry Up and Sleep
    n Jun 3, 9:18?pm, Scott in SoCal <scottenazt...@yahoo.com> wrote: > Just saw a beaut in a sport ute. I'm on a six-lane arterial road > heading toward the on-ramp to the toll
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    Last post by gpsma Hurry Up and Sleep
    Fri, 05 Jun 2009 11:24:01
  • Take the train
    an brings box of poop onto light rail, spreads it on floor Reported by: Eric English Reported by: Joe Balian Last Update: 6/02(2009) 10:32 pm Passengers on the Valleys light rail ha
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    Last post by Ashton Crushe Take the train
    Fri, 05 Jun 2009 06:01:10
  • Cop arrested for fatal hit & run of kid - Booze test given 4 HOURS LATER - shows .079
    http://www.kwqc.com/Global/story.asp?S=10418549&nav=menu83_2 Authorities: Cop got Breathalyzer after 4 hours Associated Press - May 25, 2009 11:34 AM ET CHICAGO (AP) - The Cook
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    Last post by MLOM Cop arrested for fatal hit & run of kid - Booze test given 4 HOURS LATER - shows .079
    Fri, 05 Jun 2009 04:01:20
  • Oh My!
    Camelback Rd. this A.M. Female driving vehicle in front of me applying mascara. Sideswiped Phoenix PD car.
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    Last post by Tom Osk Oh My!
    Fri, 05 Jun 2009 03:34:44
  • NY Times - GM sells Hummer brand to Chinese company
    http://www.nytimes.com/2009/06/03/business/03auto.html?bl&ex=1244174400 &en=b5c37ec88313a338&ei=5087 By KEITH BRADSHER and NICK BUNKLEY Published: June 2, 2009 General
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    Last post by TedKennedyMurderedHisPregnantMistress.dwp.. NY Times - GM sells Hummer brand to Chinese company
    Thu, 04 Jun 2009 13:57:41
  • 93 year old driver rams Walmart - Mangles mother and child
    http://www.boston.com/news/local/breaking_news/2009/06/mother_and_bab... ml Mother and baby injured as car crashes into Danvers Wal-Mart June 2, 2009 12:58 PM By Terri Schwartz
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    Last post by Bill Bonde { No matter what happens, it's caused by global warming 93 year old driver rams Walmart - Mangles mother and child
    Thu, 04 Jun 2009 02:51:42
  • 100 MPG X-Prize
    he entries for the 100 MPG X-Prize are set... http://www.progressiveautoxprize.org/teams And it looks very good.
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    Last post by Scotiu 100 MPG X-Prize
    Tue, 02 Jun 2009 17:35:07
  • Dealing with a possible drunk driver...
    situation I encountered this evening: I'm driving south on a two lane blacktop at appx 55MPH. Infront of me is a car that is drifting from side to side at about 10 under the posted 55
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    Last post by necromancer - ECH Dealing with a possible drunk driver...
    Tue, 02 Jun 2009 10:37:37
  • New England!
    Hai, Vegimitatologists! Let's face it. When you want to see ROADS! you really don't want a couple of anemic snappies shot from a street corner pasted in the middle of some script kiddi
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    Last post by Roscoe Yamamot New England!
    Tue, 02 Jun 2009 06:57:37
  • Define: Viatologist
    Viatologist: (n) Someone who doctors with a library of worldwide road photos and videos but loses the patient.
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    Last post by Premier Bus Define: Viatologist
    Tue, 02 Jun 2009 06:36:15
  • CHP crackdown along I-80 between Sacramento and Reno. Good!
    ttp://www.mercurynews.com/ci_12477874?source=rss A Folks, if you are going to Reno, you have been warned. The Highway Patrol is cracking down big-time in an effort to reduce speeding and
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    Last post by 223re CHP crackdown along I-80 between Sacramento and Reno. Good!
    Tue, 02 Jun 2009 01:08:48
  • Texas Senate Endorses Freeway Spy Cameras
    http://www.thenewspaper.com/news/27/2791.asp
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    Last post by maple hil Texas Senate Endorses Freeway Spy Cameras
    Mon, 01 Jun 2009 23:16:20
  • The llyod mattress?
    http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,523367,00.html "Couple Thrown From Motorcycle After Bike Hits Mattress" "GRAND FORKS, N.
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    Last post by SeaWo The llyod mattress?
    Mon, 01 Jun 2009 04:21:04
  • What do other drivers do that makes [sic.] you mad?
    Scott in SoCal wrote: > http://www.ocregister.com/articles/irvine-people-going-2432855-hour-b... > What do other drivers do that makes you mad? Had to stop a sec to wor
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    Last post by Nick Nai What do other drivers do that makes [sic.] you mad?
    Mon, 01 Jun 2009 02:32:00
  • Bridges and Buildings
    Our new forum, please come check it out and help us build up the community. www.bridgesandbuildings.com
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    Last post by SF Light Bridges and Buildings
    Sun, 31 May 2009 15:04:28
  • Fake "No Parking" Signs Result in Bogus Tickets
    n 2009-05-30, Scott in SoCal <scottenazt...@yahoo.com> wrote: > http://www.miamiherald.com/news/florida/AP/story/1069389.
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    Last post by TedKennedyMurderedHisPregnantMistress.dwp.. Fake "No Parking" Signs Result in Bogus Tickets
    Sun, 31 May 2009 14:10:13
  • Video of California Route 75
    i Viatologists, A trip to San Diego isn't complete until you visit Coronado! With white-sand beaches and resort hotels, this is the place to be seen throughout the summer.
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    Last post by The Cult of Viatolog Video of California Route 75
    Sat, 30 May 2009 23:22:32
  • Authoritah 1, Medical Emergency 0
    K HP arrests paramedic on way to hospital. As seen in a related thread a few days ago, it looks like traffic law enforcement trumps emergency situations.
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    Last post by Ashton Crushe Authoritah 1, Medical Emergency 0
    Sat, 30 May 2009 09:00:17
  • Obama Motors closes republican dealerships.
    http://www.lewrockwell.com/blog/lewrw/archives/026967.html "Each corrupt country puts its own stamp on corruption, but the fundamentals are always the same.
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    Last post by Bren Obama Motors closes republican dealerships.
    Fri, 29 May 2009 23:46:13
  • More Mad MFFYs
    n 2009-05-28, Scott in SoCal <scottenazt...@yahoo.com> wrote: > cameronsdad wrote: >>What gets me is when you honk at some idiot drivers because they are >>ab
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    Last post by marik More Mad MFFYs
    Fri, 29 May 2009 21:20:30
  • Obama admin openly 'anti-car'
    http://www.cnsnews.com/public/content/article.aspx?RsrcID=48578 "Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood told a group of reporters at the National Press Club on Thursday that he wants to
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    Last post by John David Gal Obama admin openly 'anti-car'
    Thu, 28 May 2009 23:25:23
  • So I took the John Russel high performance driving course
    t the Infineon Raceway. It was fun, but I was struck by how mechanical and repetitive the track can be. Aim for that cone, brake at than cone, be tangent to the apex there, etc, etc.
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    Last post by marik So I took the John Russel high performance driving course
    Thu, 28 May 2009 17:10:25
  • That's Gonna Leave a Mark
    Scott in SoCal wrote: > The scene: a busy 6-lane arterial street completely closed in one > direction. A gold Lexus SUV sits in the left turn lane, the driver's > door ajar.
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    Last post by DanKMT That's Gonna Leave a Mark
    Sat, 06 Jun 2009 12:59:05
  • Accident victims and automaker bankruptcy
    n Jun 3, 9:24?pm, Scott in SoCal <scottenazt...@yahoo.com> wrote: > In message > <ef45e5d6-3f5d-493e-81ce-99fc2138e.
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    Last post by MLOM Accident victims and automaker bankruptcy
    Fri, 05 Jun 2009 11:27:08
  • House all but certainly kills open container bill (CT)
    ouse all but certainly kills open container bill By Ted Mann | 6/2/2009 Hartford The House of Representatives apparently killed an effort to ban the possession of an open container of
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    Last post by Speeders & Drunk Drivers are MURDERER House all but certainly kills open container bill (CT)
    Thu, 04 Jun 2009 06:28:31
  • Operation Random Video
    i Viatologists, Starting today, the Worldwide Transportation Library (WWTL) lets you watch road videos... at random! http://wwtl.
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    Last post by Adria Operation Random Video
    Mon, 01 Jun 2009 11:29:49
  • buying a rack system...?
    nyone have any input on buying a rack system for a car? My criteria are: 1) good quality 2) should be adaptable to a "new" car with only minimal purchase of additional equipm
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    Last post by Nate Nage buying a rack system...?
    Mon, 01 Jun 2009 03:08:54
  • Citizens of the Left Lane
    Scott in SoCal wrote: > While waiting in the dentist's office yesterday I thumbed through a > recent issue of Car & Driver.
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    Last post by The Real Be Citizens of the Left Lane
    Mon, 01 Jun 2009 03:00:48
  • 59,144...
    i Viatologists, As of today at 7:48am PDT, the WWTL has recorded 59,144 hits. We are projected to reach 60,000 hits this month -- a mark we've been unable to surpass since 2007! To ea
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    Last post by John A. Weeks II 59,144...
    Sun, 31 May 2009 00:01:52
  • Check That Black Box!
    n 2009-05-29, Scott in SoCal <scottenazt...@yahoo.com> wrote: > http://www.wkyt.com/home/headlines/46237857.
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    Last post by Eeyor Check That Black Box!
    Sat, 30 May 2009 22:54:07
  • 200th video: Interstate 8
    i Viatologists, Today, the Worldwide Transportation Library (WWTL) announces a video of Interstate 8 in San Diego: http://wwtl.
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    Last post by jimgoe.. 200th video: Interstate 8
    Sat, 30 May 2009 00:00:14
  • GPS system for scott...
    http://i57.photobucket.com/albums/g220/cutlass420/davedave.jpg
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    Last post by Bren GPS system for scott...
    Fri, 29 May 2009 02:19:29
  • Video of the International Border at San Ysidro, Calif.
    i Viatologists, Today we have a special treat. The Worldwide Transportation Library brings you a video of the International Border at San Ysidro: http://wwtl.
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    Last post by joel garr Video of the International Border at San Ysidro, Calif.
    Thu, 28 May 2009 23:35:56