Choose your color scheme:
The Vette Barn  
 
Go Back   The Vette Barn > Off Topic/Babes/Other > Off Topic

Off Topic Off Topic - General non-Corvette related discussion.

User Tag List

Reply
 
Share Thread Tools
Old 05-16-2019, 03:14pm   #1
69camfrk
Barn Stall Owner #6969
NCM Supporter '11, '12,'17
Points: 45,199, Level: 100
Activity: 83.9%
 
69camfrk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Somewhere in GA
Posts: 18,019
Thanks: 6,317
Thanked 7,697 Times in 3,555 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1063207
Default Some people are Aholes..

I ran my truck through the car wash this afternoon, and as it was pushing me out the other side, some moron in a mini van thinks it is a good idea to sit there in the way. The wash kept shoving my truck forward, and it was obvious I would hit him unless he moved or I braked, which of course you are not supposed to do in an automatic wash. So, I just tapped the horn a few times figuring he had just lost a little situational awareness, and maybe he would realize the wash had me literally within inches of his bumper (and yes, I did end up braking). What does said asshole do? He flips me off of course. Then as he makes his way around the parking lot, he flips me off again, so I return the favor. Had I been able to catch up to him (got blocked in by another car) it might have turned a little ugly, because I don't have tolerance for assholes like that. Yes, I'm sure I would have punched him square in the face. I'm THAT asshole.
69camfrk is online now   Reply With Quote
The Following 15 Users Say Thank You to 69camfrk For This Useful Post:
Old 05-16-2019, 03:20pm   #2
04 commemorative
A Real Barner
Points: 33,825, Level: 100
Activity: 99.0%
 
04 commemorative's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Down the Shore,New Jersey
Posts: 8,042
Thanks: 1,168
Thanked 2,609 Times in 1,441 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $100037953
Default

two assholes don't make a non asshole
04 commemorative is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to 04 commemorative For This Useful Post:
Old 05-16-2019, 03:26pm   #3
Barn Babe
Charter Member
Barn Raising I
Points: 22,728, Level: 100
Activity: 0%
 
Barn Babe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Aledo, TX
Posts: 10,566
Thanks: 5,212
Thanked 2,636 Times in 1,424 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $10431539
Default

What an idiot!
Barn Babe is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-16-2019, 03:36pm   #4
DAB
Sparkles Flambeaux
Barn Stall Owner #4
Barn Raising I,II
NCM Supporter '13,'14,'15,'16,'17
Bantayan Kids '13,'14,'15,'17
Points: 130,113, Level: 100
Activity: 67.8%
 
DAB's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Santa Fe, NM
Posts: 54,951
Thanks: 9,812
Thanked 19,808 Times in 10,523 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $42006902
Default

i washed my truck yesterday. with a hose and a bucket of suds and a wash mit. no one honked at me.
DAB is online now   Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to DAB For This Useful Post:
Old 05-16-2019, 03:37pm   #5
chinaski
A Real Barner
Points: 26,367, Level: 100
Activity: 54.0%
 
chinaski's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Earthquakeville
Posts: 8,065
Thanks: 2,283
Thanked 4,684 Times in 1,987 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $322
Default

The world is full of people like this.
chinaski is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-16-2019, 03:48pm   #6
aerovette
Chief Electrician
Barn Stall Owner #7734

Bantayan Kids '15
Points: 37,201, Level: 100
Activity: 43.7%
 
aerovette's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: South of insanity
Posts: 15,621
Thanks: 5,219
Thanked 6,372 Times in 2,989 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $289594
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by DAB View Post
i washed my truck yesterday. with a hose and a bucket of suds and a wash mit. no one honked at me.
I did. You didn't hear me. I was supposed to be next but you closed everything down like I wasn't even there.
aerovette is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 6 Users Say Thank You to aerovette For This Useful Post:
Old 05-16-2019, 03:56pm   #7
69camfrk
Barn Stall Owner #6969
NCM Supporter '11, '12,'17
Points: 45,199, Level: 100
Activity: 83.9%
 
69camfrk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Somewhere in GA
Posts: 18,019
Thanks: 6,317
Thanked 7,697 Times in 3,555 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1063207
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by 04 commemorative View Post
two assholes don't make a non asshole
I started off being courteous, and was trying to do the right thing. Ol' boy is the one that wanted to be a douche. That said, I'm his huckleberry.....
69camfrk is online now   Reply With Quote
The Following 5 Users Say Thank You to 69camfrk For This Useful Post:
Old 05-16-2019, 05:11pm   #8
86RAG
Bantayan Kids '14
Points: 14,335, Level: 82
Activity: 29.8%
 
86RAG's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Boonies of NH
Posts: 5,369
Thanks: 2,305
Thanked 1,425 Times in 799 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $998784355
Default

People ARE assholes, which is why this is my favorite tee shirt!
Attached Thumbnails
IMG_20190516_180703047.jpg  

86RAG is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 7 Users Say Thank You to 86RAG For This Useful Post:
Old 05-16-2019, 05:18pm   #9
dvarapala
Vette Barn Crew
Points: 3,523, Level: 39
Activity: 60.3%
 
dvarapala's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2016
Location: SoCal
Posts: 480
Thanks: 35
Thanked 81 Times in 56 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $2755
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by 04 commemorative View Post
two assholes don't make a non asshole
But it sure is satisfying.
dvarapala is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to dvarapala For This Useful Post:
Old 05-16-2019, 07:55pm   #10
simpleman68
Barn Stall Owner #17
Barn Raising II

NCM Supporter '12,'14,'15,'16,'17,'19
Bantayan Kids '13,'14,'15,'17
GTMS 18
Points: 32,892, Level: 100
Activity: 27.6%
 
simpleman68's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Bethlehem Pennsyltuckey
Posts: 13,296
Thanks: 1,876
Thanked 5,921 Times in 3,370 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $665
Default

Was just telling my oldest daughter about delusional drivers who screw up and then flip YOU off when you tell 'em about it.

Hard to be patient when other folks stupidity puts my property and life into danger.
Scott
__________________
2004 M6 MSG
AMR forged 416
10.61 @ 133.24
11.22 @ 128 street tires old motor
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BCDpFvbMLCM
simpleman68 is online now   Reply With Quote
The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to simpleman68 For This Useful Post:
Old 05-16-2019, 08:45pm   #11
Wathen1955
A Real Barner
Points: 22,431, Level: 100
Activity: 21.8%
 
Wathen1955's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Woodland, CA
Posts: 6,138
Thanks: 2,977
Thanked 2,369 Times in 956 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1519271
Default

Speaking of assholes and hate, I HATE stupid drivers that can't seem to park between 2 white lines. In those situations where I had to struggle to get into my vehicle, I used to leave this business card:

Wathen1955 is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Wathen1955 For This Useful Post:
Old 05-16-2019, 09:02pm   #12
Touringmike
A Real Barner
Points: 9,596, Level: 67
Activity: 10.7%
 
Touringmike's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Sussex, Wi
Posts: 1,837
Thanks: 199
Thanked 572 Times in 364 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $609345
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by 04 commemorative View Post
two assholes don't make a non asshole


two assholes don't make it right,
but 3 lefts do.
Touringmike is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Touringmike For This Useful Post:
Old 05-16-2019, 10:08pm   #13
LilRedCorvette
A Real Barner
Points: 14,732, Level: 83
Activity: 6.4%
 
LilRedCorvette's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Northern VA
Posts: 4,216
Thanks: 1,595
Thanked 1,375 Times in 740 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $3014608
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by chinaski View Post
The world is full of people like this.
Most of them seemed to have settled in the NoVa/DC area...I encounter at least 3-4 of these instances around here per day.

Quote:
Originally Posted by 86RAG View Post
People ARE assholes, which is why this is my favorite tee shirt!
Yes they are, which is why I prefer hanging around dogs.
LilRedCorvette is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-17-2019, 03:53am   #14
mrvette
Latin American Goat Roper
Barn Stall Owner #101
Bantayan Kids '13
Points: 79,390, Level: 100
Activity: 55.2%
 
mrvette's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Orange Park Florida
Posts: 46,427
Thanks: 22,748
Thanked 6,475 Times in 3,633 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1129112
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by LilRedCorvette View Post
Most of them seemed to have settled in the NoVa/DC area...I encounter at least 3-4 of these instances around here per day.



Yes they are, which is why I prefer hanging around dogs.
Lemme guess, most of the decline was during the nobama adm....right??..
mrvette is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-17-2019, 06:15am   #15
Broken Wind
A Real Barner
Points: 13,153, Level: 79
Activity: 9.2%
 
Broken Wind's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: It's my Indian name
Posts: 3,130
Thanks: 1,047
Thanked 998 Times in 515 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1011928
Default

I miss the old days when flipping someone off meant something.
Broken Wind is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-17-2019, 06:37am   #16
JetMechZ16
Vette Barn Crew
Points: 1,993, Level: 27
Activity: 24.4%
 
JetMechZ16's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2019
Location: SouthEast Tn.
Posts: 381
Thanks: 41
Thanked 113 Times in 52 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $2210
Default

You shoulda let your truck hit him and then claimed med injuries and sued him. You coulda owned that mini van!
JetMechZ16 is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to JetMechZ16 For This Useful Post:
Old 05-17-2019, 10:53am   #17
LilRedCorvette
A Real Barner
Points: 14,732, Level: 83
Activity: 6.4%
 
LilRedCorvette's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Northern VA
Posts: 4,216
Thanks: 1,595
Thanked 1,375 Times in 740 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $3014608
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by mrvette View Post
Lemme guess, most of the decline was during the nobama adm....right??..
Bazinga!
LilRedCorvette is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-17-2019, 11:31am   #18
69camfrk
Barn Stall Owner #6969
NCM Supporter '11, '12,'17
Points: 45,199, Level: 100
Activity: 83.9%
 
69camfrk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Somewhere in GA
Posts: 18,019
Thanks: 6,317
Thanked 7,697 Times in 3,555 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1063207
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Broken Wind View Post
I miss the old days when flipping someone off meant something.
It does mean something. For me, when he flipped me off, it was an indication that he wanted his ass kicked.
69camfrk is online now   Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to 69camfrk For This Useful Post:
Old 05-17-2019, 11:35am   #19
69camfrk
Barn Stall Owner #6969
NCM Supporter '11, '12,'17
Points: 45,199, Level: 100
Activity: 83.9%
 
69camfrk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Somewhere in GA
Posts: 18,019
Thanks: 6,317
Thanked 7,697 Times in 3,555 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1063207
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by JetMechZ16 View Post
You shoulda let your truck hit him and then claimed med injuries and sued him. You coulda owned that mini van!
I hate mini vans!!! Otherwise maybe a solid option.
69camfrk is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-17-2019, 11:35am   #20
mrvette
Latin American Goat Roper
Barn Stall Owner #101
Bantayan Kids '13
Points: 79,390, Level: 100
Activity: 55.2%
 
mrvette's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Orange Park Florida
Posts: 46,427
Thanks: 22,748
Thanked 6,475 Times in 3,633 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1129112
Default

Then you wind up with shitty shoes.....

mrvette is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

The Vette Barn > Off Topic/Babes/Other > Off Topic


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:16am.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 2009 - 2019 The Vette Barn


Support the Barn:
 
Download the Mobile App;
 
Follow us on Facebook:

Become a Stall Owner

 

Apple iOS App        Google Android App

 

Visit our Facebook page