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Bugatti down the drain...ouch!

I wonder if insurance will cover that

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More proof that most who have the means to own cars like this, should not have the opportunity. They should be required to buy it and give it to someone who will, enjoy, love, cherish and protect it.
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Hmmm, I figure it was more like "cell phone rings, dumb arse answers it, drops phone, looks for it, veers off road". Really expensive phone call! :P



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Hmmm, I figure it was more like "cell phone rings, dumb arse answers it, drops phone, looks for it, veers off road". Really expensive phone call! :P

As I told the Audi driver that drove into my drivers door while on the cell phone:

"Being on the cellphone in the car is not a sign of success. It is a sign you are not smart enough to hire competent people to handle the calls and business for you."

If you have to take the call, bluetooth handsfree, that way you don't have to fish for the phone, and then you won't have to fish for your car!



Granted, the dumbass DOES have a Veyron and I do not. Maybe he was born into money. The richer they are, the more hilarous when they fall!
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The call must have been really important.
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Posted that this morning on Facebook. One of my liberal buds took offense to me calling it 'tragic'...which it is. This dude got a $4M (manu cost) for $1.2M less than the $2.3M new price. Good deal...bad outcome.


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omg, its on youtube! ...gotta love ameture videos!
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For once on youtube, a steady shot and not zooming in and out.
What pelican?
I hope the insurance company and police see it.
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If he wants speed and water ability, why get a veyron you need a donzi or a hovercraft

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Man, What are the odds someone is taping it.

BTW, I didn't see a Pelican! ROFLOL

(Reports said a Pelican flew in front of him and startled him causing him to drop his cell phone. When he reached for his cell phone his tires caught the mud and drug him in.)

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I didn't see a pelican either. What a moron. He was probably borrowing it.
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$1000 for a tow? What a rip off! This guy just can't seem to catch a break. To make matters worse, the tow trucker driver said he didn't treat it any different than any other tow, which shows just what a thief he really is.
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They did a copyright claim and took the video down.
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