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Six people help stuck taxi.....

Postby dle » Dec 31st, 2017, 6:46 am

https://www.castanet.net/edition/news-s ... htm#215101

I got a chuckle out of the pic for this story. Kudos to the 6 good samaritans who got the taxi moving again, however the pic only shows 1 "worker".....the rest must be "foremen" :biggrin:
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Re: Six people help stuck taxi.....

Postby the truth » Jan 2nd, 2018, 11:36 am

story says it took 6 people :200: :200: 30 min to get the cab out from the snow, [icon_lol2.gif] [icon_lol2.gif] are you f :cuss: kidding me, that should be a 1 min job with 6 people pushing a small car like that
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Re: Six people help stuck taxi.....

Postby alanjh595 » Jan 2nd, 2018, 12:46 pm

They must have been taking turns using an egg flipper for a snow shovel. Just call a tow truck already.......sheeeeeesh!
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Re: Six people help stuck taxi.....

Postby Fancy » Jan 2nd, 2018, 1:42 pm

He probably was dug out a lot sooner than a tow truck arriving.
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Re: Six people help stuck taxi.....

Postby Grandan » Jan 2nd, 2018, 1:56 pm

the truth wrote:story says it took 6 people :200: :200: 30 min to get the cab out from the snow, [icon_lol2.gif] [icon_lol2.gif] are you f :cuss: kidding me, that should be a 1 min job with 6 people pushing a small car like that

Are you kidding me? Not there, didn't help but you have to bash the good Samaritans because they didn't push hard enough for your liking?
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Re: Six people help stuck taxi.....

Postby Fancy » Jan 2nd, 2018, 2:18 pm

Shame really to find fault. I have helped push out in footwear that makes it hard to get traction so does take a little longer. I would imagine not everyone/anyone were wearing snow cleats.
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Re: Six people help stuck taxi.....

Postby alanjh595 » Jan 2nd, 2018, 2:39 pm

Fancy wrote:He probably was dug out a lot sooner than a tow truck arriving.


A long wait for a tow truck would have not made for a good headline.

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Re: Six people help stuck taxi.....

Postby the truth » Jan 2nd, 2018, 3:42 pm

Grandan wrote:
the truth wrote:story says it took 6 people :200: :200: 30 min to get the cab out from the snow, [icon_lol2.gif] [icon_lol2.gif] are you f :cuss: kidding me, that should be a 1 min job with 6 people pushing a small car like that

Are you kidding me? Not there, didn't help but you have to bash the good Samaritans because they didn't push hard enough for your liking?



not bashing the samaritans at all, the news story is a joke thats all
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Re: Six people help stuck taxi.....

Postby Bsuds » Jan 2nd, 2018, 6:14 pm

The number of times I have seen taxi's speed in school zones I would be more inclined to push one into a ditch. :biggrin:
Deja Poo, the feeling I've heard all this crap before!

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Re: Six people help stuck taxi.....

Postby dirtybiker » Jan 2nd, 2018, 6:46 pm

If a stuck vehicle is not blocking me, and the occupants not in peril, I leave them.

One less shmo on the road with me !

6 able bodied men/women could have just picked it up and set it back down clear.
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