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Don't let others determine the outcome.

There are many things in our lives that we have little control over, I was reminded of this as a truck crossed the centre line this morning, this juggernaut, hurtled towards me and the side of the bridge was way too close for comfort. 711 more words

Your indicator is not an extension of your steering wheel!

I had two near misses on the way home from work last night. The first one was on the freeway. A guy two lanes across from me turned into the lane I was turning into after I started my man-oeuvre  into an empty space. 255 more words

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Firefighter Rescued In Las Vegas House Fire

Reaching through flames atop a crumbling roof, a firefighter on Thursday afternoon rescued a fellow crew member who fell into a burning North Las Vegas apartment building. 36 more words

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Airlie Beach, 4th April 2002

MEGS: Well, where to begin! We survived a night of the “Dingo experience” wasn’t all that bad. Bit of waiting around in the morning, but eventually at noon we were off to Airlie Beach. 188 more words

Ahoy Me Hearties!

Apparently, in 1989, an asteroid was a mere 500,000 miles away from colliding with the Earth and sending us all into oblivion (cue rousing rendition of ‘ 696 more words

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