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File this under "Headlines that left you speechless"

Postby Bouncy Castle » Tue Mar 27, 2012 1:55 pm

http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2012/03 ... 74629.html

Zimbabwe 'Sperm Hunters' Prowl Highways Looking For Hitchhikers
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Re: File this under "Headlines that left you speechless"

Postby pip » Tue Mar 27, 2012 1:59 pm

Bloody hell :shock: :lol:
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Re: File this under "Headlines that left you speechless"

Postby Bouncy Castle » Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:02 pm

I loved the bit where they told the court that the 30 used condoms in the boot were just because they were "hard working prostitutes".

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Re: File this under "Headlines that left you speechless"

Postby pip » Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:10 pm

Strange days :D
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Re: File this under "Headlines that left you speechless"

Postby Bouncy Castle » Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:31 pm

Indeed. It's this sort of news that is perfect for the cat!!
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Re: File this under "Headlines that left you speechless"

Postby Bouncy Castle » Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:44 pm

File this under videos that leave you speechless.

http://rmirror.net/r/videos/comments/q5 ... dent_nsfl/
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Re: File this under "Headlines that left you speechless"

Postby ChristianBecker » Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:53 pm

Pity, there was something I wanted to write regarding those sperm hunters. But I completely forgot it over the video.
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Re: File this under "Headlines that left you speechless"

Postby Bouncy Castle » Tue Mar 27, 2012 3:05 pm

Christian.

I've looked at that vid four or five times now. Do you think it could have been photoshopped (or the video equivalent)?
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Re: File this under "Headlines that left you speechless"

Postby spideyGirl » Tue Mar 27, 2012 3:26 pm

It doesn't look right if you pause it 00.23 secs as the back of the car seems to explode before the truck has hit it :think:
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Re: File this under "Headlines that left you speechless"

Postby raptornx01 » Tue Mar 27, 2012 5:57 pm

Doesn't look CGI to me.
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Re: File this under "Headlines that left you speechless"

Postby MongoGutman » Tue Mar 27, 2012 6:34 pm

Looks real to me
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Re: File this under "Headlines that left you speechless"

Postby Joolz » Tue Mar 27, 2012 8:51 pm

I've seen it before- Apparently 2 dead :(
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Re: File this under "Headlines that left you speechless"

Postby Who's Wee Dug » Tue Mar 27, 2012 9:05 pm

Looks like they were traveling too fast for the weather conditions.
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Re: File this under "Headlines that left you speechless"

Postby Tonyblack » Tue Mar 27, 2012 9:22 pm

The car hits the ice on the central reservation first and then loses control. Scary! :o
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Re: File this under "Headlines that left you speechless"

Postby Catch-up » Wed Mar 28, 2012 12:07 am

OMG! :shock: I think you might want to put a warning on that link. It's not for the faint of heart.
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