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Old 07-24-2013, 01:28 PM   #1
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Loud Pipes comeback to make them think, if they can

We all hear and get the "loud pipe" quote and I have a response that it takes a minute for them to think about and at times you can actually smell smoke coming out of their ears.

I say "blind people can't drive cars but the deaf can". Then I don't say anything else.
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Old 07-24-2013, 01:45 PM   #2
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Christ... not this shit again!
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Old 07-24-2013, 02:06 PM   #3
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We all hear and get the "loud pipe" quote. I have a response that it takes a minute for them to think about, and at times you can actually smell smoke coming out of their ears.

I say, "blind people can't drive cars, but the deaf can." Then I don't say anything else.
FTFY

Sorry. I'm usually not a grammar nazi, but it took me a while to figure if that first sentence was even written in English.
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Old 07-24-2013, 04:53 PM   #4
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We all hear and get the "loud pipe" quote and I have a response that it takes a minute for them to think about and at times you can actually smell smoke coming out of their ears.

I say "blind people can't drive cars but the deaf can". Then I don't say anything else.
Thought of that all by yourself did you?



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Old 07-24-2013, 04:58 PM   #5
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I say "blind people can't drive cars but the deaf can". Then I don't say anything else.


I actually rode in a car with a blind guy driving, he was diabetic and became blind and still had an unexpired drivers license, he wanted to drive one more time, the last mile home, he actually did well considering. He was the only sober one in the car.... memories of stupidity in my younger days 35± years ago
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Old 07-24-2013, 11:21 PM   #6
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We all hear and get the "loud pipe" quote and I have a response that it takes a minute for them to think about and at times you can actually smell smoke coming out of their ears.

I say "blind people can't drive cars but the deaf can". Then I don't say anything else.
The drivers that have functioning eyeballs don't seem to get much use out of 'em...
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Old 07-25-2013, 04:10 AM   #7
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I say "blind people can't drive cars but the deaf can".
You're wrong. I know several legally blind people who have drivers licences and are legal to drive. They may have various restrictions (mirrors, night, etc), but they most certainly can and do drive.
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Old 07-25-2013, 05:19 AM   #8
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You're wrong. I know several legally blind people who have drivers licences and are legal to drive. They may have various restrictions (mirrors, night, etc), but they most certainly can and do drive.
Apparently they all live in the DC area!

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Old 07-25-2013, 05:31 AM   #9
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Not working out like you planned eh....
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Old 07-25-2013, 05:38 AM   #10
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If the deaf are driving... Wouldn't you need louder pipes, loud enough to vibrate their cars?

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Old 07-25-2013, 05:39 AM   #11
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We all hear and get the "loud pipe" quote and I have a response that it takes a minute for them to think about and at times you can actually smell smoke coming out of their ears.

I say "blind people can't drive cars but the deaf can". Then I don't say anything else.


...what???

...speak up - I can't hear you over the engine idling!!!







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Old 07-25-2013, 06:31 AM   #12
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If the deaf are driving... Wouldn't you need louder pipes, loud enough to vibrate their cars?


No you need Garret Morris on the back of the bike LOL

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Old 07-25-2013, 06:49 AM   #13
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My father, who was legally blind at the time, rode his motorcycle from Pennsylvania to the grand canyon and back. It was his last ride, he passed away several years later. His bike was a 1973 Z-1 with a Kerker header, louder than stock, bu not so loud as to save anyones life.
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Old 07-25-2013, 09:46 AM   #15
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Christ... not this shit again!
Ya got it all wrong. It's supposed to go...

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