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Caption #1818
« on: March 25, 2020, 04:51:46 pm »

Re: Caption #1818
« Reply #1 on: March 25, 2020, 05:55:03 pm »
Idiot, you're not supposed to cover your eyes!

pdm

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« Reply #2 on: March 25, 2020, 05:57:38 pm »
Hang on! You've got that on wrong. The stuff that comes out the back is more dangerous!

Paul

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Re: Caption #1818
« Reply #3 on: March 26, 2020, 05:02:02 pm »
VW's latest emissions cheating kit was less subtle...
What's so funny about peace, love and understanding?

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« Reply #4 on: March 26, 2020, 05:53:33 pm »
Kills more People Than Covid - 19
Four wheels move the body, two wheels move the soul  three wheels Nurses !!!

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« Reply #5 on: April 12, 2020, 05:29:19 pm »
Won't protect you from the virus but it will stop you making unnecessary journeys as your coolant boils dry.
And Darkness and Decay and the Coronavirus held illimitable dominion over all.

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« Reply #6 on: April 12, 2020, 05:48:02 pm »
Won't protect you from the virus but it will stop you making unnecessary journeys as your coolant boils dry.

<notacaption> ISTR that something similar to a facemask for cars (or at least, just the radiator grille) used to be a thing for winter driving. </notacaption>
He who fights with monsters should look to it that he himself does not become a monster. And if you gaze long into an abyss, the abyss also gazes into you.

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« Reply #7 on: April 12, 2020, 05:59:35 pm »
<notacaption> ISTR that something similar to a facemask for cars (or at least, just the radiator grille) used to be a thing for winter driving. </notacaption>

Radiator grille covers are still in use here and elsewhere where it stays below zero for a few months and bottoms out lower than -20°C.

Mr Larrington

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« Reply #8 on: April 13, 2020, 11:17:44 am »
Won't protect you from the virus but it will stop you making unnecessary journeys as your coolant boils dry.

<notacaption> ISTR that something similar to a facemask for cars (or at least, just the radiator grille) used to be a thing for winter driving. </notacaption>

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As road-runner notes they are A Thing in the Icy Wastelands, where they will also often affix a tarp beneath the engine of Big Lorries to prevent the chilly zephyrs of the Frozen North from turning the contents of the sump into Tarmacadam.
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« Reply #9 on: April 23, 2020, 06:55:19 pm »
I think you've just run over a very big nurse.

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« Reply #10 on: August 30, 2020, 10:29:41 pm »
Does this mask mean I no longer need to keep at least 2 metres from the car in front?

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« Reply #11 on: August 31, 2020, 08:22:28 am »
Won't protect you from the virus but it will stop you making unnecessary journeys as your coolant boils dry.

<notacaption> ISTR that something similar to a facemask for cars (or at least, just the radiator grille) used to be a thing for winter driving. </notacaption>

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As road-runner notes they are A Thing in the Icy Wastelands, where they will also often affix a tarp beneath the engine of Big Lorries to prevent the chilly zephyrs of the Frozen North from turning the contents of the sump into Tarmacadam.
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Sometimes, even more radical methods are necessary:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qlW7s9_-7go

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« Reply #12 on: September 04, 2020, 07:13:17 pm »
Won't protect you from the virus but it will stop you making unnecessary journeys as your coolant boils dry.

<notacaption> ISTR that something similar to a facemask for cars (or at least, just the radiator grille) used to be a thing for winter driving. </notacaption>

In the winter my dad used to put a newspaper in front of the radiator.