This was obviously the truck drivers fault - no doubt.
Woman crashes into two parked semi-trucks http://www.ktvb.com/news/Woman-crashes-into-two-parked-semis-100611704.html BOISE -- A car crashed into two semi-trucks parked at a Mack Truck and Volvo business along I-84 Friday. The accident happened around midnight just west of the Orchard exit. Police said the ... 13 Aug 2010 15:48
Overpopulation causes stupid disasters
tripletask(a)gmail..com wrote: [....] Briceno of the U.N.'s Int'l Strategy for Disaster Reduction pointed to aggravating factors in the latest climate catastrophes: China's failure to stem deforestation, contributing to its deadly mudslides; Russia's poor forest management, feeding fires; and the settling of... 12 Aug 2010 12:37
Fed wants to help hispanic criminals and low credit Blacks with hiring challenges
On Thu, 12 Aug 2010 04:55:59 -0500, Jose(a)Casa_Mierda wrote: Some job-screening tactics challenged as illegal, hurting hispanic criminals and poor credit Blacks http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/headline/nation/7149128.html "Ain't dat jis the shits?" Tyrone Washington ... 12 Aug 2010 09:19
Drunken Tractor Driver Kills 17 in China Rampage
http://www.aolnews.com/world/article/drunken-tractor-driver-li-xianliang- kills-17-in-china-rampage/19578739 (Aug. 3) -- Funerals are being held in northern China today for 17 people killed by a drunken tractor driver who first ran over his boss at a coal depot, then plowed through a nearby village, bulldozing s... 13 Aug 2010 21:16
U.S. study finds driver error in most Toyota accidents --they bought the wrong car
On Aug 11, 8:27 pm, Harry K <turnkey4...(a)hotmail.com> wrote: On Aug 11, 12:30 pm, Clive <cl...(a)yewbank.demon.co.uk> wrote: In message <KeA8o.55691$Zp1.45...(a)newsfe15.iad>, JoeSpareBedroom <newstr...(a)frontiernet.net> writes>"But Toyota spokesman Brian Lyons acknowledged this evening that the compan... 12 Aug 2010 00:41
really poor scheduling...
What's shaking, GPSDouche? Haven't seen you around much since Scott went on on hiatus. You must be bored out of your mind, even more so than usual. :-) Speaking of boring, got any new Youtube videos for us? ... 11 Aug 2010 16:59
Do you have a problem with bullies? Castrate them!
'The system has left all road users, but most of all cyclists and pedestrians, feeling powerless against bullies. We cant chase them down, but even when we do get a plate number, were usually told, if an officer didnt see it, theres nothing we can do I cant tell you how many times Ive had people tell me ab... 13 Aug 2010 20:11
U.S. study finds driver error in most Toyota accidents
U.S. study finds driver error in most Toyota accidents Automaker acknowledges other research, independent corroboration is needed Staff and wire reports August 10, 2010 - 4:01 pm ET UPDATED: 8/10/10 6:56 p.m. ET WASHINGTON -- Brakes weren't applied by drivers of Toyota vehicles in at least 35 of 58 crashes blam... 12 Aug 2010 09:19
Steeler Fan Wiped Dirty Diaper On Car During Traffic Jam
http://www.wpxi.com/news/24562957/detail.html CONNELLSVILLE, Pa. -- State police said a woman wiped a dirty diaper on the window of another woman's vehicle during a dispute in a traffic jam as both were leaving the Fayette County Fair. Jessica Hollis, 23, of Mount Pleasant, has been charged with harassment in... 10 Aug 2010 22:29
Which is more deadly, accidents or terrorism?
8,000/1 Killed in a Road Accident Every year 1,500 car drivers and adult passengers die in road smashes, while around 1,000 pedestrians and cyclists die in road accidents. Worldwide, over 3,000 people are killed in road crashes daily. 9,300,000/1 Dying in Terrorist Attack In 2005 there were 651 significant i... 11 Aug 2010 21:26
Gasoline with Ethanol...
Heard a good one from the service advisor at the local Ford dealer who has been trying to solve a mystery with one of my cars shutting off in traffic: I was asking if maybe the car might have water in the gas tank, and one of the things he mentioned is that with most all the gasoline brand these days that when they... 12 Aug 2010 09:19
To protect and serve.
gun drawn arrest for illegal parking? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t8CQqV1cILY&feature=player_embedded ... 10 Aug 2010 21:23
Does a bicycle TAKING THE LANE slow down traffic?
A couple of days ago, my good but unintelligent neighbor got mad when I told him of my campaign to TAKE THE LANE. No way he should be slowed down when he drives from his job in the boondocks. I think he hates me now. Probably we would be hated by everyone out there who's been programmed to drive, never mind the fac... 10 Aug 2010 19:11