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bubba hard at work

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by darkshadow, Apr 30, 2005.

  1. darkshadow

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    i know talking on the phone and driveing is bad, but way to show every one bubba!


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    Dead Center!!

    I wonder what the note on the phone says??--"Out Of Order"??--"Dial 911 For Emergencies"?? !!
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  3. Bubba Ray Boudreaux

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    If you could ask my wife about my calls home, she'd tell you that isn't the way it is............... :D
     
  4. darkshadow

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    you have to admite that is one stout phone booth!!!
     
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    Bubba phone home!
     
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    BUBBA,i alway's forget to ask MIKE. why are the rim's like that on cop cars? flat on the out side? the newwer cars anyway. :)
     
  7. Bubba Ray Boudreaux

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    Yes, and they suck for the dirt and mud cause they collect that stuff and it's hard to get out. But they handle better than the older model wheels. Now since I never drove my old car hot in the rain, I can't do a fair comparison, but these new ones seem to hydroplane bad, or maybe it's the fact I was hauling butt.

    I really like the Crown Vic as a patrol car. There are several improvments I would make. More power, which they did this year and from what I hear, those are faster than the old ones. I would also add some more weight also. They like to float at speed on the dirt and hydroplane really bad. I would also change the shock package on them. These shocks suck for those long, sweeping curves cause they are speed sensitive and in those curves, the car leans bad.

    <--------------praying for a pursuit Tahoe next year :D
     
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    I concur. Give the CV some more power and better suspension and life would be better. In tighter areas with sharper turns and lower speeds I actually prefer the Impala. Neither are great in my opinion though.
     
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    thanks for clearing that up BUBBA. i'll pray you get the TAHOE :D
     
  10. Bubba Ray Boudreaux

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    I would also like better brakes on the darn things. Last night, I was running to a fight with weapons involved call and it was pouring rain. I let off the gas (I was running about 110 at the time) to make this slight curve (4-lane changes into 2) and I missed the darn thing so I lightly get on the brakes to get the thing slowed down to make the curve and tires start locking up on me. Don't know how the heck I pulled that save out of my butt, but I continued. Then I get into town and I've got a turn to make so I get on the brakes lightly again, and same thing. I ended up sliding for a few feet before I was slowed down enough to make the turn.

    Just another night in the life of a deputy sheriff :D
     
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    Sounds to me bubba like you've been having too much fun lately. :D
     
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    Well, I'm trying to decide if last night was a good night. I'd been on a streak of nabbing a DUI every weekend I've worked for the last month and a half. The streak got broken last night. :mad:

    Now, on the otherhand, I went to a barfight Friday night, and last night went to a domestic and a fight with weapons, total Code 3 driving distance, about 50 miles. No paperwork.........................

    Kind of hard to decide :D
     
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    Do you ever have odd moments of philosophy at the ideal state of the world destroying your job
     
  14. Bubba Ray Boudreaux

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    Would that be along the lines of when I missed the curve last night and the one item I failed to mention I happened to be on the radio at the same time and I just quit talking, never released the mic button and made the save one handed??????????????

    :D
     
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    No, I meant, as interesting as policing is, it's neccesity speaks of a cruel world
     
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    LOL, that reminds me. One time under similiar circumstances, I didn't let off the mic and broadcast an improper word. :D :blush: Not like the old days though, we use an 800mhz system so we are not monitored by the entire world anymore.
     

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