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Ouch!

Ouch.


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Some people see the gas tank as half empty. Some see it as half full. All I care is that I know where the next tankful is coming from...
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Re: Ouch!

Good thing the engine is in the back of that thing or there might have been some serious damage.

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Damm......I hate when that happens

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"Minor injuries"? Two very lucky young men!

The car? That'll buff right out!

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... don't hassle me, Old Man.. I kin driv.... hic...

oh... geez, I thot I wuz on my krotch rokit... woulda missed it by "that" much.

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Dude it's not that bad, they will be able to buff this right out.

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The question is: will the telephone pole get cited for standing in the way of traffic???

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At least the fenders are still in good condition!

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You know, I just happen to have watched the TV program "Myth Buster" one time, a while back, and they were trying to verify if this was at all possible. Their conclusion was that this was a hoax!

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Who makes that pole?

I wonder if we can get them to build a BMW final drive?

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At least they can still part out the seats, engine, wheels, and tail lights on modenaparts.com!

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was the engine in the back before the incident ?

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Re: Ouch!

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was the engine in the back before the incident ?
Nice.

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Their conclusion was that this was a hoax!
No, it must be true, 'cause I found it on the internets.

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You know, I just happen to have watched the TV program "Myth Buster" one time, a while back, and they were trying to verify if this was at all possible. Their conclusion was that this was a hoax!
Actually the investigation revealed that the pole was MOVING at the time of impact!

"Those who would give up essential liberty to purchase a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety." (Some really OLD friggin' White dude who couldn't have possibly known what he was talking about!) WARNING: Official HATE speech!
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