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Old 09-22-2022, 11:24 AM   #162 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by cRiPpLe_rOoStEr View Post
Gone are the days when someone wouldn't be pointed out as a public threat for folding the rear seat of a station-wagon, turning it into some sort of mobile playground for the kids. Nowadays, even if the dog is unrestrained, the driver is at risk of getting fined...
Blame wokeness. Back in the day, a head on accident between 2 cars @60 mph killed a horrendous percentage of passengers until finally someone said "enough" and mandated that cars become safer. Ralph Nader comes to mind but there were others.

I recall also that the mood was: I am a safe driver, it won't happen to me. That safe driver expired, too.
casual notes from the underground:There are some "experts" out there that in reality don't have a clue as to what they are doing.
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