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      07-20-2013, 02:24 AM   #1
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Russian Dashcams !!!

I just saw this ...... holy $hit!!! Hold your breath!!

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      07-20-2013, 05:49 AM   #2
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I just saw this ...... holy $hit!!! Hold your breath!!

Omg that's crazy those clips are scary lol and secondly Russians are tough as hell they get hit and just get up lol as if nothing happened
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      07-20-2013, 06:00 AM   #3
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cor what near misses. Russians are crazy on the roads you see loads of videos like this from Russia on youtube.
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What the hell is it with Russia?
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      07-20-2013, 03:54 PM   #5
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What the hell is it with Russia?
I would imagine a combination of several factors:

1 - very weak or weakly enforced traffic laws
2 - lower standard of living makes people respect authority less
3 - cold harsh weather making driving very unsafe
4 - vodka!!

Any one of these factors is in itself a good reason for this but any combination is a recipe for a disaster.
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Everyone seemed to be ok in those videos but Jesus!!
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Gotta love Russia!
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I love watching these...CRAZY!
The 2:50 mark with the lil kid and the one with the German Shepherd upset me the most
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Lots of no seat belts.. lol
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I would imagine a combination of several factors:

1 - very weak or weakly enforced traffic laws
2 - lower standard of living makes people respect authority less
3 - cold harsh weather making driving very unsafe
4 - vodka!!

Any one of these factors is in itself a good reason for this but any combination is a recipe for a disaster.
+1
Many of these "accidents" were preventable. I did notice a lot of traffic law dis-obedience particularly at intersections. The guy who almost got hit at gas station walked away like he soiled himself.
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the reason there are so many dash cams is because there are very harsh laws regarding hitting pedestrians. some try to fake injury and sue the driver which is very hard to prove that you did not hit that person. so people cover their asses and install dash cams
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thats crazy only russians LOL
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the reason there are so many dash cams is because there are very harsh laws regarding hitting pedestrians. some try to fake injury and sue the driver which is very hard to prove that you did not hit that person. so people cover their asses and install dash cams
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