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Why Do They Keep Calling Me???? Why Do They Keep Calling Me????

In 2012, we purchased a new Infiniti Condominium, AKA QX56, at Infiniti of Raleigh.

Insurance Claim Question Insurance Claim Question

TL;DR: Other driver’s insurance offering little more than half the estimates in order to settle claim. Can I get them up to the estimate amount?

No-damage rear-ending. Report to insurance?

So my wife just got home; she advises she was rear ended at low speed on the way. There is no damage to either vehicle (I have yet to go look at hers myself). Her MB E350 did not have the anti-whiplash headrests “pop”, which happens at 8 mph IIRC.

Slide Time Is Here! Slide Time Is Here!

The slide time of the year is here. I used to love it, when I lived in that winter wonderland that is upstate NY.

P-51 Powered Chevy P-51 Powered Chevy

This is a 3000 HP Merlin-powered 55 Chevy.

Homebuilt Airplane?  Pfffft.  This Is A 1/3 Scale B-17! Homebuilt Airplane?  Pfffft.  This Is A 1/3 Scale B-17!

This seems right up the alley for our own Jason Torchinsky. OK... maybe if it were flown by a squid, or perhaps a giraffe.

Thunder Gas? Thunder Gas?

On a recent road trip, I found myself low on fuel, in the midst of a pretty severe thunderstorm. That is, I left behind 1.8" hail, but it was coming up behind me as I stopped for gas.

Bicyclist Fights Cop (not physically) In Court And Wins

http://www.bikelaw.com/2016/02/04/bik…

BMW i8 BMW i8

Well, I guess my daughter goes to the right school.

Scooter? Scooter?

Does anyone make a truly bare-bones scooter anymore?

Now THIS Is A Hoverboard

It’s a real stand-on multicopter.

One Of My Cousin's Snowmobile Watercross Races - First Person View One Of My Cousin's Snowmobile Watercross Races - First Person View

My cousin Eric walks on water, as proven here...

Shoutout to a fellow Apex NC Oppo Shoutout to a fellow Apex NC Oppo

It was a pleasant surprise this evening to be greeted with the question “Do you post on OppositeLock?”

Usually Crashing Into A Mountain Doesn't End With Just Wing Damage Usually Crashing Into A Mountain Doesn't End With Just Wing Damage

Controlled Flight Into Terrain: the pilot’s term for when the aircraft is under positive control by the pilot; he just happened to try to fly through a granite cloud. Usually, that’s not something discussed in the first person.

United Flights Grounded?

Reports of United flights grounded due to a network glitch.

Trying Again - Float Plane Crash Landing After Fatal Midair With 172 Trying Again - Float Plane Crash Landing After Fatal Midair With 172

Original video was removed shortly after I posted this morning.

Float Plane Crash Landing After Midair Collision Float Plane Crash Landing After Midair Collision

Cessna 185 on floats has midair with Cessna 172.

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