Laugh at beyond stupidity.....overloaded

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by tthomass, Jul 14, 2007.

  1. tthomass

    tthomass LawnSite Gold Member
    from N. VA
    Messages: 3,498

    Something I was just sent, enjoy..............

    "This picture is real - not doctored in any way - and was taken by a Transportation Supervisor for a company that delivers building materials for 84 Lumber. When he saw it in the parking lot of IHOP, he went to buy a camera to take pictures.

    The car is still running, as can be witnessed by the exhaust.

    The driver finally came back after the police were called, and was found crouched behind the rear of the car, attempting to cut the twine around the load! Luckily, the police stopped him and had the load removed.

    The materials were loaded at Home Depot. Their store manager said they made the customer sign a waiver.

    While the plywood and 2X4's are fairly obvious, what you can't see is the back seat, which contains 10 bags of concrete @ 80 lbs. each.

    They estimated the load weight at 3000 lbs. Both back tires exploded, the wheels bent and the rear shocks were driven through the floorboard."


    MOW PRO LAWN SERVICE LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,568

    Life's Hard When You Are Dumb.
  3. Jason Rose

    Jason Rose LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,858

    Iv'e seen that before, several times, and I still just kinda shake my head in awe that some people are really THAT STUPID! Partly you have to blame the home depot employees for even attempting something so obscene, but you know they all laughed about that, and still will, for years to come.
  4. troblandscape

    troblandscape Guest
    Messages: 0

    That pic is very fake. Theres no way that twine would hold that on there like that. Someone spent some time making this picture.
  5. stuffdeer

    stuffdeer LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,616

    It's not doctored and has been proven.
  6. Mr Priceless

    Mr Priceless LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 412

    why in the hell are the rims smaller at the back then at the front?:confused:

    FIRESCOOBY LawnSite Senior Member
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  8. craglawnmanor

    craglawnmanor LawnSite Member
    Messages: 136

    The rims are the same size.......the rear tires are flat, giving the impression that the rims don't match.
  9. RedMax Man

    RedMax Man LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,051

    I've seen that picture several times. An ACE hardware store has that pic. on the wall for some reason.
  10. Eakern & Dog

    Eakern & Dog LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 431

    LOL. Reminds me of this one.


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