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Old 05-26-2013, 04:32 PM   #15

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3. at least half the people in Vegas are tourists who (A) don't know the roads, and (B) probably aren't used to dealing with that volume of traffic.
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Down here in Florida we get a lot of DWO ... Driving While Old !!!
This happened a few years ago right outside in my town. Driver in her late 90s got lost in her own home town in the middle of the day with light traffic volume, and drove south head on into a car in the northbound lanes on the interstate.
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Old 05-26-2013, 09:46 PM   #16

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Down here in Florida we get a lot of DWO ... Driving While Old !!!
My sister lives in Orlando and says it happens a lot with tourists.
She calls it DWB: Driving While British.
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Old 05-27-2013, 12:52 AM   #17
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Glad you're OK, I had an accident on the strip 2 weeks ago when a tourist made an illegal u turn in front of me and I t-boned their rental car.

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Old 05-27-2013, 07:24 AM   #18
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I'm telling ya, there a bunch on non driving mofos out here. Have heard about it for years out here. First time I ran in to it personally. That's a helluva situation. There's no where to go and nothing you can do. I don't care what the crash test rating in on my car, your not gonna make it out of that.
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Old 05-27-2013, 08:11 AM   #19

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Originally Posted by 05stram View Post
without those people though Florida would just be one big cat litter box though right. They are the economy of Florida
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Old 05-27-2013, 08:19 AM   #20
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2 ways. Alcohol number 1 and the inability to handle alcohol 2.

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Old 05-27-2013, 01:50 PM   #21

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I remember I saw a driver do that. I was actually driving with him except I was in my car and I was driving on the correct side. He got pulled over a few miles down the road with no accident. Thank god. Glad your ok. It was not yet your time!
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Old 05-27-2013, 02:03 PM   #22
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My idea is to put the spikes like they have at parking garages on all off ramp exits. I mean who the backs up those ramps?... Nobody! I think that would solve a ton of problems.
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Old 05-28-2013, 10:59 AM   #23
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i was in vegas for the weekend (btw wrong side driver wasnt me lol) but i was trying to avoid driving on the strip but when i did drive down it sunday night there was a tbone accident too so weird how the cars were in such awkward position and of course being the strip seemed like no one was moving at all for a while til they cleared it out..
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