Moron Motorists #3

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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby InTheWoods » Thu Oct 24, 2013 11:13 pm

Robinho wrote:Hey, we're just trying to deal with "objective facts" here, even though no sources were cited, no links provided, and to me, they looked like unsubstantiated subjective opinions, designed deliberately to bait the very group found here - and to be fair I'm also a new boy round here (both on the forum and in the country). Coincidentally, 1 of my degrees was in Economics.


As long as you don't start talking about pooing in the swimming pool ... welcome :P

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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby Robinho » Thu Oct 24, 2013 11:16 pm

InTheWoods wrote:
As long as you don't start talking about pooing in the swimming pool ... welcome :P


I've always taken the approach its ok, as long as someone else has already poo'd in it!

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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby DavidS » Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:14 am

biker jk wrote:There's no way he's an economist given the absence of any understanding of the significant negative externalities created by motorists. Moreover, if he were really an economist he would be calling for the introduction of congestion charges for motor vehicles.


I may have a fairly low opinion of economists but I also think economists have more than a very basic grasp of English grammar. It would be a start if that guy could actually string a sensible sentence together and possibly do something about his spelling.

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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby Robinho » Fri Oct 25, 2013 1:49 am

Anyone educated to degree level should be able to express themselves far more coherently than we have witnessed so far

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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby JohnJoyner » Fri Oct 25, 2013 9:22 am

Must say I have enjoyed reading all the replies to Quarmin.. A great giggle. :lol:

What sense I could make out of the incoherent drivel, my immediate thought was troll... Probably still at school... I am yet to be convinced otherwise.
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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby jasonc » Fri Oct 25, 2013 9:41 am

Robinho wrote:
InTheWoods wrote:
As long as you don't start talking about pooing in the swimming pool ... welcome :P


I've always taken the approach its ok, as long as someone else has already poo'd in it!


you'll fit in perfectly

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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby FuzzyDropbear » Fri Oct 25, 2013 11:01 am

Hahaha, I log in after being away for a while and look what happens! You guys have brightened up my rather boring looking day, nice work! :lol:

InTheWoods wrote:
and well i also admit that majority of cyclist do have a bad rage habit

Yeh every time I go on the road, all I see is most cyclists raging everywhere, really its like a scene from 28 Days Later,


Is it just me, or did anyone else get a mental picture of all these cyclists riding around waving their fists and yelling? hee hee.

I did laugh at what's his name saying it's ok that his wife nearly hit someone because he was in her blind spot. My missus has a bad habit of not looking around her pillar and suffering from pillar blindness. I keep pulling her up on it as she doesn't look around the pillar, it's a one second exercise that takes no effort. Considering they acknowledge the problem but do nothing about it annoys the s**t out of me. At one point, when my missus nearly hit someone in a roundabout, I just got out and walked the 10km home, if you're not going to drive properly, you're putting myself and everyone else at risk.

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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby Gordonhooker » Fri Oct 25, 2013 11:06 am

GeoffInBrisbane wrote:
Summernight wrote:Jennay!!!!

(Sorry, couldn't help myself)


:lol: You could well be right there.

QUARMIN wrote:Okaa everyone keep your Lycra on...


In another thread Baldy was trying to get us to take our Lycra off. I'm so confused! :cry:


:shock: :D :D :D Pleasssssssseeeeeeeee leave it on..... :)
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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby Gordonhooker » Fri Oct 25, 2013 11:13 am

Mulger bill wrote:
The 2nd Womble wrote:Something smells funny.

That would be yer Katutt, you need to shower again... :P


I think poor Katutt is Kaputt..... just like Amy..... :)
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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby Summernight » Fri Oct 25, 2013 11:33 am

FuzzyDropbear wrote:At one point, when my missus nearly hit someone in a roundabout, I just got out and walked the 10km home, if you're not going to drive properly, you're putting myself and everyone else at risk.


That would have made for a 'fun' reunion at the other end... :roll:

At least you got some extra exercise. :P

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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby GeoffInBrisbane » Fri Oct 25, 2013 11:35 am

Gordonhooker wrote:
GeoffInBrisbane wrote:
Summernight wrote:Jennay!!!!

(Sorry, couldn't help myself)


:lol: You could well be right there.

QUARMIN wrote:Okaa everyone keep your Lycra on...


In another thread Baldy was trying to get us to take our Lycra off. I'm so confused! :cry:


:shock: :D :D :D Pleasssssssseeeeeeeee leave it on..... :)


Okay Gordon, just for you I'll leave it on...





...wait, that didn't sound right! :shock: :lol:
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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby Gordonhooker » Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:03 pm

You are a legend Geoff thanks for that... it was a bit suspect but I'll pretend I didn't read that bit..... :D
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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby FuzzyDropbear » Fri Oct 25, 2013 2:36 pm

Summernight wrote:
FuzzyDropbear wrote:At one point, when my missus nearly hit someone in a roundabout, I just got out and walked the 10km home, if you're not going to drive properly, you're putting myself and everyone else at risk.


That would have made for a 'fun' reunion at the other end... :roll:

At least you got some extra exercise. :P


haha, yes it was. She started taking the piss out of me, making fun of how serious I was about what she was doing, which annoyed the !! BAN ME NOW FOR SWEARING !! out of me because of all the near misses I'd had from people doing exactly the same thing. Her view changed afterwards when I started showing her all the footage I had.. :roll:

Good thing was, we live in different houses, so I walked home, straight into the garage, turned the phone off, poured a beer from the kegerator and started working on the car :lol: So didn't get in trouble until I turned the phone back on. :lol:

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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby jasonc » Fri Oct 25, 2013 2:48 pm

FuzzyDropbear wrote:Good thing was, we live in different houses, so I walked home, straight into the garage, turned the phone off, poured a beer from the kegerator and started working on the car :lol: So didn't get in trouble until I turned the phone back on. :lol:


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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby Mulger bill » Fri Oct 25, 2013 2:53 pm

FuzzyDropbear wrote:At one point, when my missus nearly hit someone in a roundabout, I just got out and walked the 10km home, if you're not going to drive properly, you're putting myself and everyone else at risk.

*LIKE*

+10000000 Style points for this Fuzz, stand up for what's right even if it means sore feet. Kudos.

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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby Baalzamon » Fri Oct 25, 2013 4:54 pm

I got the green light at the corner of Mint St and Albany Hwy. I was headed straight from Mint St into the shopping centre. Quarter the way across the intersection car that was stopped on Albany Hwy at the red lights took off at sedentary pace causing the turning lane to break and my lane to break. He was lucky no one accelerated hard or someone rear ended someone else as a result of his actions.
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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby Thrilloilogy » Fri Oct 25, 2013 7:09 pm

QUARMIN wrote:HAYYYY!
i admit and accept i don't pay to be there, cars pay for roads to be there,


I assume then that you mustn't pay any taxes.

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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby BianchiCam » Fri Oct 25, 2013 7:34 pm

Dam straight he doesn't pay taxes, he's one of em' bloody cyclists innit!

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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby ldrcycles » Fri Oct 25, 2013 8:28 pm

FDB knows where it's at :lol: .
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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby schroeds » Sat Oct 26, 2013 8:57 am

Astounded by this clip. The moron is a police car. :shock: What chance have we got :roll:

Not so much a cyclist...more of a sit down comedian

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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby Timeonabike » Mon Oct 28, 2013 3:46 pm

Faaaaaaaaarrk

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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby Gordonhooker » Mon Oct 28, 2013 3:54 pm

That one is an old one - but scary still the same... not sure we would get anywhere if we complained if it happened to us.
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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby GeoffInBrisbane » Mon Oct 28, 2013 4:44 pm

So what ended up happening with that? Did he make a complaint? Did it get a response?
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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby Mulger bill » Mon Oct 28, 2013 7:50 pm

GeoffInBrisbane wrote:So what ended up happening with that? Did he make a complaint? Did it get a response?


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Re: Moron Motorists #3

Postby herzog » Mon Oct 28, 2013 9:09 pm

Gordonhooker wrote:That one is an old one - but scary still the same... not sure we would get anywhere if we complained if it happened to us.


This guy gives a bad driving cop a well deserved mouthful.


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