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Old 04-07-21, 03:22 PM
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Re: Tiger Woods - car crash, BONUS affair talk [Update: Divorced]

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Given the condition of his SUV after the collision with a tree, the fact that Tiger Woods was speeding at the moment was hardly shocking or some major revelation out of nowhere. Having said that, would the police have withheld the information, pending the driver's approval, had it been an average citizen behind the wheel instead of a major sports figure?
If it were an average citizen who got in a solo crash that didn't injure anyone else, it wouldn't have even made the news outside of local coverage at the time of it happening. No one would have cared about the reason by mid-day.
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If it were me in that crash, I would expect to be cited for reckless driving and speeding
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The man clearly shouldn't be driving. As I said before, hire a fucking driver/car service. He can certainly afford it.
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^ Yup, since he had no drugs/alcohol in his system, he's either a terrible driver or he has a death wish.
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Re: Tiger Woods - car crash, BONUS affair talk [Update: Divorced]

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^ Yup, since he had no drugs/alcohol in his system, he's either a terrible driver or he has a death wish.
Tiger Woods may have hit accelerator instead of brake in high-speed crash

The car’s so-called “black box” data recorder showed that Woods engaged the accelerator and never applied the brake during the incident, said LASD Captain James Powers.
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Re: Tiger Woods - car crash, BONUS affair talk [Update: Divorced]

There is a really good podcast from Malcom Gladwell called Revisionist History. He did a story on an episode for Toyota where they faced all sorts of legal challenges and provided all these recalls for an alleged problem with their accelerator getting stuck in their cars when in reality it was probably just people stomping gon the gas instead of the brake. It's worth a listen
https://open.spotify.com/episode/3ms...urce=copy-link
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Makes me wonder if it was a suicide attempt...
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Re: Tiger Woods - car crash, BONUS affair talk [Update: Divorced]

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Makes me wonder if it was a suicide attempt...
People just love drama.
It doesn't make me wonder at all. He was wearing a seatbelt. And like I just posted above, this sort of accident happens, much more than you would expect. Listen to that podcast if you are interested.

Braking bad: unintended acceleration

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^ In high school I started to back my car out of an angled parking space when the rear tire hit the curb on the right side. I thought I hit the break when I put my car in drive to pull forward a bit only to realize that I hit the accelerator and drove over the median in front of me. Unfortunately this happened in the rear of a Burger King with numerous drive thru customers watching. So thankful that was before cell phones and internet.
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Tiger ain't in high school. Maybe Earl should have given him some driving lessons, and not of the golf kind.
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Re: Tiger Woods - car crash, BONUS affair talk [Update: Divorced]

Maybe it's just me but when you hit 85 in a 45, even going downhill, wouldn't you realize at sometime while accelerating to 85, that something was amiss and maybe you're pressing the wrong pedal?
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He posted this on Instagram.

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