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Old 07-21-2008, 06:24 PM   #1
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the fofo got hit by an old man!

well i thought i would share.....

i was at the bank today waiting in the drive through, and i guess the old guy that was in front of me decided to not wait in line anymore so he put his car in reverse and started backing up. As soon as i saw his reverse light on i started honking my horn, but he didnt hear me,(i could not back up...car behind me) after about five seconds of honking.....SMACK!!....
the guy was atleast 75+.

nothing happend to my car, but i felt so bad for the old guy, he is going to have to replace his rear bumper.


has this ever happend to anyone??


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Old 07-21-2008, 06:26 PM   #2
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almost one time, same thing in line at the bank, and the guy didnt wanna wait anymore, didnt see me either but thankfully he heard my horn
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Old 07-22-2008, 07:50 AM   #3
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Something like this happened to me a couple of weeks ago, but in reverse. I stopped at a stop sign behind a couple of cars, When they pulled into traffic I did not move because I could see the oncoming traffic from where I was. When traffic was about to clear, I pulled up closed to the intersection and stopped to wait for a car to go by. Then a kid did not see me stop and hit me in the rear. It did not do too much damage, but did do enough to need the rear bumper replaced. Turns out the kid did not have a driver's license and had his mom's car without her permission. They offered to pay for damages in which I have already collected. My car goes in the shop this week for the repair.
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Old 07-22-2008, 07:51 AM   #4
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silly old man....
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Old 07-22-2008, 08:40 AM   #5
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oh geez, i've got a good one.

I was in my buddies car at a toll booth. The car ahead of us completed it's transaction and moved forward so we pulled ahead. Then just as the first car reached the mechanical arm it stopped. It waited for a second. Then the reverse lights came on. Without even glancing in her rear view mirror, the lady proceeded to reverse. My friend was busy paying the attendant and didn't immediately notice so i reached over and reefed on his horn. No response from the driver and then BANG! she smoked us and put a pretty big crack in the bumper. Scared the shit out of my other two friends napping in the back. We had been driving all day and were tired, and because my buddy didn't really care about his car (it's just an old lumina) we decided not to bother with cops and insurance since there was no damage to her car.

Why was she reversing in a toll booth? Apparently she wanted to ask the attendant for directions. What an idiot.
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Old 07-22-2008, 08:42 AM   #6
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Parallel Parking Hit And Run LOL! Truck Backed Clean Over My Front Bumper Leaving Fine Scratches That Are Easily Covered By ICE Car Polish LOL!
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Old 07-22-2008, 10:30 AM   #7
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sucks..... I've been backed into, rear ended......a whole laundry list of things..... but insurance rocks lol
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Old 07-22-2008, 11:45 AM   #8
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When I was a Teller I saw that all the time... People are extremely demanding and impatient at driveups.. I wanted to kill some people.. YOu at least get one Person you want to kill a day...

Sorry bro...
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Old 07-22-2008, 12:05 PM   #9
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i think old people should have their own drivers.. ive seen alot of them almost hitting people...
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I had a really close call once. I was at Target the day after buying my first new Focus (this was in 2001). I'm leaving, stopped at a stop sign, waiting for an opening, when a car to my right started backing out of the parking spot. I absolutely paniced; I couldn't get in 'R', couldn't drive forward, and couldn't find the horn (lol, I know, but the previous car the horn was buttons on the side of the wheel). Luckily, they stopped about half an inch from my car after they finally looked in their mirror.
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