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07-28-2013 10:13 AM
justjeff Well the damage to the helmet makes sense now. Hope the rider recovers well.jj
07-28-2013 02:09 AM
planalp As an update, scroll down to the bottom and click on the blue "View Comments On Reddit" link.

http://imgur.com/Ta2Wk9K

Edit: The photo is still there but the link to the comments seems to have disappeared.



07-27-2013 02:24 PM
Lockjaw
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Originally Posted by planalp View Post
Could be any of those. Maybe I'll start a new eBay store, buying used helmets and doing this to them with the sales pitch, "I supply the helmet, you supply the shelf to display it on and the story to go with it."

Guy Who Has Never Ridden Before To Girl He Invited Over: "Yeah, I used to ride. I used to ride hard, real hard. until some cager cut me off on my Hyabusa when I was up to about 170. This is the helmet I was wearing when it happened. I'm lucky to be alive, but not as lucky as I was the minute I first saw you."
haha! Damn, that's almost as good as putting armor all on the pilon seat and stopping too fast.



07-27-2013 07:46 AM
Slowpoke ... but it's on the interweb ..
07-27-2013 02:05 AM
planalp
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Originally Posted by justjeff View Post
Ooooo thats good! Bad but Gooood!
jj
Check out my eBay store!



07-27-2013 01:40 AM
justjeff Ooooo thats good! Bad but Gooood!
jj
07-27-2013 01:33 AM
planalp
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Originally Posted by Lockjaw View Post
I'm not buying it either, but the question then is WHY would someone fake something like this? To try and get people to wear helmets? For shits and giggles? To get their anonymous pic scuttled about the net?
Could be any of those. Maybe I'll start a new eBay store, buying used helmets and doing this to them with the sales pitch, "I supply the helmet, you supply the shelf to display it on and the story to go with it."

Guy Who Has Never Ridden Before To Girl He Invited Over: "Yeah, I used to ride. I used to ride hard, real hard. until some cager cut me off on my Hyabusa when I was up to about 170. This is the helmet I was wearing when it happened. I'm lucky to be alive, but not as lucky as I was the minute I first saw you."



07-26-2013 06:01 PM
650Stew
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Especially considering Your head is Alberta and the helmet is in the States somewhere!
jj
Yeah, that would be pretty messy wouldn't it? Lol, I'd have to be going a lot faster than 70 to get thrown all the way into another country!
07-26-2013 01:42 PM
Lockjaw I'm not buying it either, but the question then is WHY would someone fake something like this? To try and get people to wear helmets? For shits and giggles? To get their anonymous pic scuttled about the net?



07-26-2013 09:28 AM
klrophile My vote is for bandsaw and belt sander. Fake.
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