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Old 08-16-2016, 03:25 PM
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Let's give some perspective before I rant. I spent 36 yrs selling stuff. Specialty chemicals, pigments, etc. Spent years in marketing, business management and sales management. I have driven by my estimate over 1 million miles. Right side left side all sides. I have a vinyl sign screwed to an old wooden tennis racquet handle that says "Stop Texting". It is not working...so... I am having bumper stickers made with this wording...WARNING I TEST WHILE DRIVING. I have asked the shop making these to use a label stock with highly aggressive adhesive once you remove the release liner. ps I will follow them to their place of employment or home.
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Originally Posted by Machartercaptain View Post
Let's give some perspective before I rant. I spent 36 yrs selling stuff. Specialty chemicals, pigments, etc. Spent years in marketing, business management and sales management. I have driven by my estimate over 1 million miles. Right side left side all sides. I have a vinyl sign screwed to an old wooden tennis racquet handle that says "Stop Texting". It is not working...so... I am having bumper stickers made with this wording...WARNING I TEST WHILE DRIVING. I have asked the shop making these to use a label stock with highly aggressive adhesive once you remove the release liner. ps I will follow them to their place of employment or home.
I agree with your sentiment, just not your new approach at combatting it.
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Let's give some perspective before I rant. I spent 36 yrs selling stuff. Specialty chemicals, pigments, etc. Spent years in marketing, business management and sales management. I have driven by my estimate over 1 million miles. Right side left side all sides. I have a vinyl sign screwed to an old wooden tennis racquet handle that says "Stop Texting". It is not working...so... I am having bumper stickers made with this wording...WARNING I TEST WHILE DRIVING. I have asked the shop making these to use a label stock with highly aggressive adhesive once you remove the release liner. ps I will follow them to their place of employment or home.
You are asking for trouble following people home or to work, those actions are sure to start a problem. If it turns into a legal issue you will be found to be the aggressive party just FYI ... but I realize you did not ask for advice.....Good Luck..
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lol make sure they proof read it before they print it
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lol make sure they proof read it before they print it
What are they "TESTING"?????


What about sex while driving?? Most THTr's would be guilty.
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What are they "TESTING"?????


What about sex while driving?? Most THTr's would be guilty.
I keep one hand on the wheel
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What are they "TESTING"?????


What about sex while driving?? Most THTr's would be guilty.
Well they aren't testing spellcheck.
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Use descretion and do not get caught but its a lot of fun using one.....
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Originally Posted by Machartercaptain View Post
Let's give some perspective before I rant. I spent 36 yrs selling stuff. Specialty chemicals, pigments, etc. Spent years in marketing, business management and sales management. I have driven by my estimate over 1 million miles. Right side left side all sides. I have a vinyl sign screwed to an old wooden tennis racquet handle that says "Stop Texting". It is not working...so... I am having bumper stickers made with this wording...WARNING I TEST WHILE DRIVING. I have asked the shop making these to use a label stock with highly aggressive adhesive once you remove the release liner. ps I will follow them to their place of employment or home.
TEST?
Autocorrect no doubt, too busy driving to notice
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I am not any kind of internet tough guy but I wouldn't recommend following me home and putting that on my truck.

I would however appreciate it you held that racket up so I can get a picture.
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Originally Posted by kinnakeettom View Post
Use descretion and do not get caught but its a lot of fun using one.....
What does it do?
Cell jammer?
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Old 08-16-2016, 04:25 PM
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Originally Posted by Machartercaptain View Post
Let's give some perspective before I rant. I spent 36 yrs selling stuff. Specialty chemicals, pigments, etc. Spent years in marketing, business management and sales management. I have driven by my estimate over 1 million miles. Right side left side all sides. I have a vinyl sign screwed to an old wooden tennis racquet handle that says "Stop Texting". It is not working...so... I am having bumper stickers made with this wording...WARNING I TEST WHILE DRIVING. I have asked the shop making these to use a label stock with highly aggressive adhesive once you remove the release liner. ps I will follow them to their place of employment or home.
Good idea but dangerous.

All my extra NRA stickers (I don't advertise I have guns) seem to find all the Priuses around my town that have the "coexist, peace, clinton, save mother earth, peta etc stickers cluttering their backs.
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Originally Posted by Jason75979 View Post
I keep one hand on the wheel
Only time I don't avoid pot holes.

I would bet the farm that every single one of us have at least checked a text at a red light.

When I ride my bike and cut thru traffic I see 90% of people on their phones. No joke.
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Originally Posted by Machartercaptain View Post
Let's give some perspective before I rant. I spent 36 yrs selling stuff. Specialty chemicals, pigments, etc. Spent years in marketing, business management and sales management. I have driven by my estimate over 1 million miles. Right side left side all sides. I have a vinyl sign screwed to an old wooden tennis racquet handle that says "Stop Texting". It is not working...so... I am having bumper stickers made with this wording...WARNING I TEST WHILE DRIVING. I have asked the shop making these to use a label stock with highly aggressive adhesive once you remove the release liner. ps I will follow them to their place of employment or home.
How about we switch to de-caf for a week and see how we feel then?
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Originally Posted by kinnakeettom View Post
Use descretion and do not get caught but its a lot of fun using one.....
Out with it what is it and where do I get one
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Originally Posted by Machartercaptain View Post
Let's give some perspective before I rant. I spent 36 yrs selling stuff. Specialty chemicals, pigments, etc. Spent years in marketing, business management and sales management. I have driven by my estimate over 1 million miles. Right side left side all sides. I have a vinyl sign screwed to an old wooden tennis racquet handle that says "Stop Texting". It is not working...so... I am having bumper stickers made with this wording...WARNING I TEST WHILE DRIVING. I have asked the shop making these to use a label stock with highly aggressive adhesive once you remove the release liner. ps I will follow them to their place of employment or home.

you never know who you are following...
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you never know who you are following...
Or whos following you...
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I like Gallagher's idea from the 80's. Everyone is issued a dart gun. When you see someone driving like a d!ps#!t you shot them with a dart. When a cop sees 3 darts on your car he pulls you over and tickets you for being an azzhole.
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"Currently, Florida has the “Florida Ban on Texting While Driving” law which makes it a secondary offense, meaning a driver can only be issued a citation if they are stopped for another traffic offense, like speeding or running a red light."
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What does it do?
Cell jammer?
A cell phone jammer I shipped back from the UK, and works like a charm with a good distance, but they are easy to track so play a little and quit.....don't continue to use at the same time every day got a fellow caught in Florida I think using it a 45k fine....
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