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Old 07-17-2013, 07:10 PM   #1
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Guy Rides Right Into Car... "It's the car's fault!"

Apologies if 205... Story here:

http://jalopnik.com/watch-a-motorcyc...os-r-816948397

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I... I... I don't know what to say, really.

Except, maybe, how does someone this stupid even manage to walk upright, let alone ride?
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Old 07-17-2013, 07:18 PM   #2
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Holy Jeebus! That's just about the dumbest thing I've ever seen. WTF was the rider doing? He certainly wasn't watching the road/cars ahead of him? OUCH, but he's got no one to blame but himself...
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Old 07-17-2013, 07:27 PM   #3
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WTF?

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Old 07-17-2013, 07:34 PM   #4
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Jazz hands at 0:53

That was crazy
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Old 07-17-2013, 08:04 PM   #5
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Jazz hands at 0:53

That was crazy

HAHAHAHA......But really I feel like I am the only person who seems to always cover hand controls. I wonder what was so interesting that it kept his attention from the road.
I have to know, what kind of person puts a video of themselves screwing up so badly onto the internet? That should have been deleted from existence during the trip to the hospital.

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Except, maybe, how does someone this stupid even manage to walk upright, let alone ride?
I used to work with a guy that would say "how have you survived into adulthood being this stupid??" followed by a list of stuff that should have killed said stupid person.. forgetting to breath, drowning while drinking water..etc etc.

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Old 07-18-2013, 02:55 AM   #6
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Jeebus - what do you even say to that? Idiot...
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Old 07-18-2013, 03:46 AM   #7
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Its just target fixation and not paying attention.
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Old 07-18-2013, 06:50 AM   #8
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Wow, what can we say?

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Oh ya, if your wondering. Yes my bike is destroyed and I think ill buy a car next.
I bet you should!


Damn, he has 100x more than enough time to see the car slowing down, plenty, I mean fucking plenty room to pass on the right, he was still riding the white line anyway.

Let's talk about human evolution...


Riding is serious shit, please buy a car next time. Seriously.




But where does he say that it's car's fault?
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Old 07-18-2013, 06:58 AM   #9
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Well, his choice of gloves says it all about his approach to riding, doesn't it?





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"- He should have laid it down!"

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Old 07-18-2013, 07:07 AM   #10
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Wow, what can we say?



I bet you should!


Damn, he has 100x more than enough time to see the car slowing down, plenty, I mean fucking plenty room to pass on the right, he was still riding the white line anyway.

Let's talk about human evolution...


Riding is serious shit, please buy a car next time. Seriously.




But where does he say that it's car's fault?


No. He's this inattentive on a bike, we don't need him in a cage. Bicycle maybe so when he crashes into stuff it should happen at generally lower speeds.
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Old 07-18-2013, 07:09 AM   #11
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please buy a car next time.
WTF? How do you figure that? Yeah, maybe he'd be more likely to live a little longer himself but in a car he'd present a greater danger to other motorists unless he fixes the root problem: He's an inattentive dumbass.
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Old 07-18-2013, 07:25 AM   #12
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Wow what a dumb ass, no escape route??? really??? he had like an hour to decide to either brake or go around....

Why do people always point their camera so you see a ton of road and handle bars the horizon is way at the top of the screen.
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Old 07-18-2013, 07:27 AM   #13
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But where does he say that it's car's fault?
"Just crusin barely above the limit a Camaro slowed down without breaking so I didn't notice any break lights to catch my attention and on top of that I wasn't being aware of my surroundings and was looking to the right a little."
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Old 07-18-2013, 07:34 AM   #14
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Probably was looking to the right.

At about :50 I see a vehicle parked off to the right side of the road. Wonder if the nitwit thought it was a police cruiser running radar and that got his (limited) attention.
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Old 07-18-2013, 07:43 AM   #15
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The camera POV really shows how he was riding with his head down and looking just in front of the motorcycle instead up ahead. He's lucky. That's a tough way to gain experience.
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