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Wednesday: March 10, 2010

It's probably not a smart idea to throw hot coffee at a parking enforcement official.It's probably not a smart idea to throw hot coffee at a parking enforcement official.

The next time you happen to witness the writing of a ticket on a vehicle you happen to own and find yourself agitated with coffee in hand - remember this little article. As it turns out, tossing a cup of hot liquid substance at a person of authority can in fact land you with an assault and battery charge. Who knew?

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Dumb @ 3:01 PM | Tags (8) | anger | assault | battery | coffee | dumb | enforcement | parking | tickets |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 5 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: October 28, 2009

Twelve of the worst car parking errors caught on video.Twelve of the worst car parking errors caught on video.

Enjoy these feats of automobile parking brilliance in all of their YouTube glory. Some of them will cause you to literally laugh out loud (I'm looking at you, oil station lady).

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Dumb @ 3:00 PM | Tags (6) | dailycognition | dumb | errors | funny | parking | video |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 67 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: October 19, 2009

These days even a parking ticket can masquerade as a computer virus.These days even a parking ticket can masquerade as a computer virus.

Drivers found the following message on the yellow ticket on their windscreen: 'PARKING VIOLATION This vehicle is in violation of standard parking regulations'. The ticket then instructed drivers to visit a website...

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Security @ 7:43 AM | Tags (9) | bbc | fake | parking | security | ticket | trick | trojan | virus | vundo |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 33 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: June 18, 2009

Parking in your own driveway can land you a ticket over in Toledo, Ohio.Parking in your own driveway can land you a ticket over in Toledo, Ohio.

Sounds rational.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Strange @ 2:23 PM | Tags (4) | parking | driveway | ticket | silly |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 26 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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