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Author Topic: Austrian driver's religious headgear strains credulity  (Read 2727 times)

Dark Midnight

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Austrian driver's religious headgear strains credulity
« on: July 14, 2011, 04:16:50 am »
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-14135523

I just spat my tea all over my monitor reading this, so be warned! :D
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Austrian driver's religious headgear strains credulity
« Reply #1 on: July 14, 2011, 05:25:31 am »
Quote from: Dark Midnight;4754
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-14135523

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Thanks for the warning - I put my coffee down before reading this lol.
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Re: Austrian driver's religious headgear strains credulity
« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2011, 06:34:21 am »
Quote from: Dark Midnight;4754
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-14135523

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That's awesome! Wonder if I could get away with that in the States...

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Re: Austrian driver's religious headgear strains credulity
« Reply #3 on: July 14, 2011, 07:03:48 am »
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That's awesome! Wonder if I could get away with that in the States...

 
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Re: Austrian driver's religious headgear strains credulity
« Reply #4 on: July 14, 2011, 07:51:52 am »
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That's awesome! Wonder if I could get away with that in the States...

I imagine in some states it would be easier than others. As many (most?) states have refused to go along with the federal government's attempt to mandate requirements for driver's license cards (in a sideways attempt to get a national id card) each state has their own restrictions, exceptions, etc. There are probably some states where it would be relatively easy as this head covering does not interfere with using the picture as a identification.
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Re: Austrian driver's religious headgear strains credulity
« Reply #5 on: July 14, 2011, 09:02:07 am »
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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-14135523

I just spat my tea all over my monitor reading this, so be warned! :D

Is it bad that instead of laughing at this I just thought of my history teacher? He was ALWAYS spewing nonsense about the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster... At least I thought it was nonsense at the time.:confused:
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Re: Austrian driver's religious headgear strains credulity
« Reply #6 on: July 14, 2011, 09:23:45 am »
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Re: Austrian driver's religious headgear strains credulity
« Reply #7 on: July 14, 2011, 11:47:55 am »
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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-14135523

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And after prayers they all stood up and said "RAMAN". :D

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Re: Austrian driver's religious headgear strains credulity
« Reply #8 on: July 14, 2011, 01:03:08 pm »
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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-14135523

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Brilliant XD
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Re: Austrian driver's religious headgear strains credulity
« Reply #9 on: July 14, 2011, 01:50:15 pm »
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And after prayers they all stood up and said "RAMAN". :D

 

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Re: Austrian driver's religious headgear strains credulity
« Reply #10 on: July 14, 2011, 02:55:00 pm »
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Is it bad that instead of laughing at this I just thought of my history teacher? He was ALWAYS spewing nonsense about the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster... At least I thought it was nonsense at the time.:confused:


Oh, nononononono. It's not nonsense.

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Re: Austrian driver's religious headgear strains credulity
« Reply #11 on: July 14, 2011, 08:30:58 pm »
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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-14135523

I just spat my tea all over my monitor reading this, so be warned! :D


I passed this thread over this morning, but a friend mentioned it while we were moving the lab so I had to come look.

Freaking hilarious!
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Re: Austrian driver's religious headgear strains credulity
« Reply #12 on: July 15, 2011, 07:02:49 am »
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I see you too have been touched by his noodly appendage.

 
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Re: Austrian driver's religious headgear strains credulity
« Reply #13 on: July 16, 2011, 10:17:41 am »
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I see you too have been touched by his noodly appendage.

 
I was touched by his noodly appendage at DragonCon.

It was soft and fuzzy and it came down an escalator.
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Re: Austrian driver's religious headgear strains credulity
« Reply #14 on: July 16, 2011, 08:23:56 pm »
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I was touched by his noodly appendage at DragonCon.

It was soft and fuzzy and it came down an escalator.

 
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