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Offline MADMAX

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Re: Be careful and keep your eyes open.
« Reply #1 on: January 17, 2018, 07:41:18 AM »
Geesh. How scary!!!

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Re: Be careful and keep your eyes open.
« Reply #2 on: January 17, 2018, 07:48:16 AM »
That's crazy.

Cracks me up the guy is wondering why they sued him.  In my view $300k is a pretty light amount given what happened.

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Re: Be careful and keep your eyes open.
« Reply #3 on: January 17, 2018, 07:52:18 AM »
The guy admits he was sitting down while driving the boat and couldn't see over the dash, so not too surprising he can't understand how only being hurt a little is grounds to get sued...  talk about a complete disconnect from reality!
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Re: Be careful and keep your eyes open.
« Reply #4 on: January 17, 2018, 08:13:47 AM »
 :yike: speechless.............
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Re: Be careful and keep your eyes open.
« Reply #5 on: January 17, 2018, 08:17:58 AM »
Wild video to watch.
The driver is dumbfounded as to why he is being sued. Wait til the other 2 file their suits, its gonna be over $1 million. the most damning evidence in my opinion is the S-I-L stating he was using his phone  :bash:

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Re: Be careful and keep your eyes open.
« Reply #6 on: January 17, 2018, 08:31:46 AM »
What an arrogant jerk.


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Re: Be careful and keep your eyes open.
« Reply #7 on: January 17, 2018, 09:10:03 AM »
I often take my 3 little kids fishing with me.  2 5 year olds and a 2 year old.  They always wear life jackets, but I don't know if I could round them all up and get them out of the boat in time if I was in that situation.  The thought of having my kids run over because some idiot isn't watching where they are driving is completely terrifying. 

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Re: Be careful and keep your eyes open.
« Reply #8 on: January 17, 2018, 09:15:41 AM »
That's crazy.

Cracks me up the guy is wondering why they sued him.  In my view $300k is a pretty light amount given what happened.

He probably only had 300k liability coverage. Attorneys going for the low hanging fruit...

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Re: Be careful and keep your eyes open.
« Reply #9 on: January 17, 2018, 09:27:36 AM »
 :yike: :yike: :yike:

Holy cow!!!

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Re: Be careful and keep your eyes open.
« Reply #10 on: January 17, 2018, 09:29:18 AM »
Man, that's scary. Good thing they were paying attention, and a damn good advertisement for Weldcraft!

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Re: Be careful and keep your eyes open.
« Reply #11 on: January 17, 2018, 09:56:15 AM »
The old guy sounds like he's half out of it, thinking the incident wasn't a big deal  :yike:.
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Re: Be careful and keep your eyes open.
« Reply #12 on: January 17, 2018, 02:45:35 PM »
wowza unreal.

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Re: Be careful and keep your eyes open.
« Reply #13 on: January 17, 2018, 02:49:21 PM »
My first reaction would have been to jump on my throttle and hope I had a good hole shot....

I've never had that close of a call, but some of these a-holes with boats either don't pay a lot of attention to people fishing or just don't give a damn as they have blown by me full speed at less than 30 yards while I am drifting.

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Re: Be careful and keep your eyes open.
« Reply #14 on: January 17, 2018, 03:10:49 PM »
That's some incredible footage, a miracle no one was killed or severely injured.

I'm surprised no one is calling for a ban on high powered motors, or a limit on the amount of gas you can carry.

 

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