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Only Good Driver on the Planet Crashes

Before you put a sticker on your car, consider the worst thing that could possibly happen -an auto accident. And then consider that if you make the news, people will read your bumper sticker. It happened in Manhattan. A driver who crashed and flipped on the FDR Drive yesterday might want to consider retiring his bumper [...]

Five Words Worth $400 Million

You might not know Michael Buffer by name, but trust me, you know his work: Buffer came up with the catchphrase “Let’s Get Ready to Rumble” thanks to a little inspiration from Muhammad Ali, who used to say, “Rumble, young man, rumble.” Bumper also credits Sal Marchiano, another announcer with similar catchphrase: “Well, we’re ready to [...]

Bumping Banned for Bumper Cars

They might have to start calling them something else. Three resorts in Britain have banned bumping in their bumper car rides. Staff at all three Butlin resorts in Bognor Regis, Minehead and Skegness are instructed to ban anyone found guilty of bumping into each other in the electric cars equipped with huge bumpers. Bemused customers who assume [...]

Man Decides to Take Two Bumper Cars for a Drive

(Video Link) For unambitious people like you and me, it might be enough to drive one bumper car down the streets of a city. But not for this fellow. No, he insisted on driving two bumper cars at the same time. That’s a resume builder if I ever saw one. via Geekosystem

Bumper Car Cars

Did you know you can modify an old bumper car into an actual minicar? The results are pretty cool looking, as evidenced on the Now That’s Nifty gallery of the little vehicles. Link