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Old 02-08-2015, 09:01 AM
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Bruce Jenner causes fatal accident on the PCH.

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Old 02-08-2015, 09:17 AM
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Local news last night reported that he had been hit from behind, then he hit the Lexus in front of him pushing the Lexus into oncoming traffic causing it to be hit head on by a Hummer which caused the fatality. However, this morning it's being reported that the Lexus first rear ended a Prius was stopped, causing Jenner to rear end the Lexus pushing it into oncoming traffic. From the pictures the front end of the Lexus pretty much disintegrated.
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Old 02-08-2015, 09:20 AM
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I heard it was a "He Said, She Said" situation...

The cause of the accident may have been because the Escalade has an old tranny....

Should I stop now or continue?

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Old 02-08-2015, 09:27 AM
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He was a woman in a man's body, I guess, now he wanted to change back to a woman, what a weird world we live in....
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I heard it was a "He Said, She Said" situation...

The cause of the accident may have been because the Escalade has an old tranny....

Should I stop now or continue?
I don't know what to think about all that. Seemed like it had to be a ridiculous tabloid rumor, but now I'm beginning to wonder.
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I don't know what to think about all that. Seemed like it had to be a ridiculous tabloid rumor, but now I'm beginning to wonder.
Its a done deal. You will find his 'journey' on a TV series/special in the near future. Seriously.
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Old 02-08-2015, 12:10 PM
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Its a done deal. You will find his 'journey' on a TV series/special in the near future. Seriously.
That's what I've recently read, along with something about his mother confirming it. Until he confirms it personally, I still find it difficult to believe.
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I'm sure celebrity status and an army of lawyers will prevent any jail time should charges be brought but, it does make you wonder... which prison would they send him/her/it to?
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Old 02-08-2015, 12:57 PM
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I'm sure celebrity status and an army of lawyers will prevent any jail time should charges be brought but, it does make you wonder... which prison would they send him/her/it to?
I'm not seeing anything yet that would indicate he did anything criminal. He passed a field sobriety test and gave a blood sample as well. They are checking phone records to see if any of the drivers were texting and I'm sure they'll be investigating whether he was following too closely, but at this point it looks like it was just a very unfortunate set of circumstances where the Lexus rear ended a Prius that had either stopped or slowed down abruptly causing him to hit the Lexus.

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Jeez, how did that 'guy's' life turn into such a circus.
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Bruce Jenner causes fatal accident on the PCH.

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I'm not seeing anything yet that would indicate he did anything criminal. He passed a field sobriety test and gave a blood sample as well. They are checking phone records to see if any of the drivers were texting and I'm sure they'll be investigating whether he was following too closely, but at this point it looks like it was just a very unfortunate set of circumstances where the Lexus rear ended a Prius that had either stopped or slowed down abruptly causing him to hit the Lexus.

I am starting to agree, first reports were he hit the Lexus bumping it into the Prius when he rear ended the Lexus. Then the Lexus was pushed out and hit by the Hummer. Claiming paps were chasing him. Which is not an excuse, they follow him around everywhere everyday. If it was truly a dangerous chase he should of pulled over and called police. It's a camera not a machine gun. Not worth taking a life.

But now it seems there was no pap chase and that the Prius stopped causing the chain reaction. He could of been paying better attention or following a safer distance behind the Lexus especially pulling a trailer. But I don't see it enough for them to warrant charges. New photos show him holding a cigarette not a cell phone in his hand.

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Looked more like a joint to me, lol But I guess it was an unfiltered cigarette.
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I'm not seeing anything yet that would indicate he did anything criminal. He passed a field sobriety test and gave a blood sample as well. They are checking phone records to see if any of the drivers were texting and I'm sure they'll be investigating whether he was following too closely, but at this point it looks like it was just a very unfortunate set of circumstances where the Lexus rear ended a Prius that had either stopped or slowed down abruptly causing him to hit the Lexus.
I don't really care, I was just wondering more about how the legal system would view someone's gender in a situation like this.

A friend of mine is in charge of compliance for a large medical group and she told me that GLAD is pressuring them to start saying only the name when calling patients from the waiting area. As in no more "Mr. Smith, the doctor will see you now" just "Smith" because it is making transgender patients upset.
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Isn't this what CA is all about? Captured this along Hwy 58 through the Mojave desert.

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Isn't this what CA is all about? Captured this along Hwy 58 through the Mojave desert.

Yup...Kalifornia all right. Yes, it's what this state is all about...
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I heard that they're saying it was all just an accident so let's just kiss and make up. Maybe, OTOH, I was taught that if you can't stop in time to avoid a rear ender no matter what happens, your driving is faulty.

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It used to be that way and then you moved to Texas.
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There seems to be continuing speculation over the Prius' role in the crash -- in particular, whether it was a move arranged by paparazzi to slow Bruce down to get a picture. I don't know how much there is to support that theory, but there is no question that there were photos being taken of Bruce before the impact.
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Wouldn't that be a trip. Paparazzi scum inadvertently causing an accident and death so they can get more pics of the Bruce Jenner train wreck. Hard to imagine having those parasites track your every move. I can easily understand why some celebs flip out and attack them.

I too wondered about the fact that they had pics of the collision as it happened. Weird.
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I heard that they're saying it was all just an accident so let's just kiss and make up. Maybe, OTOH, I was taught that if you can't stop in time to avoid a rear ender no matter what happens, your driving is faulty.
Usually true, but since the Lexus hit the Prius first I would think there would be an issue of contributory negligence by the Lexus driver.
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I've also wondered in rear enders what role, if any, illegal actions on the part of the driver ahead can be taken into consideration. I question whether rear enders are always 100% the liability of the car that couldn't stop in time. If a driver did something illegal, and that somehow contributed to the crash, I would think it would be reasonable for liability to be shared. Illegal stops and missing brake lights are the first two situations that come to mind. I don't know the answer to that, though.
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