From: Larrybud on
Tegger <invalid(a)invalid.inv> wrote in
news:Xns9CA5E7F826F79tegger(a)208.90.168.18:

> blythe b <mbowman155(a)gmail.com> wrote in
> news:8e13a836-cfb6-4fb4-a6c0-
> 24e9291e3b81(a)l2g2000yqd.googlegroups.com:
>
>> http://www.cnn.com/2009/US/07/31/honda.recall/index.html
>
>
> The USA remains the only country in the world that has a wacky
> legal requirement that bombs be installed in car's interior,
> aimed directly at the occupants.

A bit dramatic, don't you think?

They also require a highly flammable liquid to be put in a tank in
the back... gallons of it!! Oh the humanity!
From: Arif Khokar on
Larrybud wrote:
> Tegger <invalid(a)invalid.inv> wrote in
> news:Xns9CA5E7F826F79tegger(a)208.90.168.18:

>> The USA remains the only country in the world that has a wacky
>> legal requirement that bombs be installed in car's interior,
>> aimed directly at the occupants.

> A bit dramatic, don't you think?

Not in the slightest. Those "bombs" have been known to decapitate
people in minor collisions.
From: Alan Baker on
In article <wJ3Fm.48783$Lw1.2948(a)newsfe03.iad>,
Arif Khokar <akhokar1234(a)wvu.edu> wrote:

> Larrybud wrote:
> > Tegger <invalid(a)invalid.inv> wrote in
> > news:Xns9CA5E7F826F79tegger(a)208.90.168.18:
>
> >> The USA remains the only country in the world that has a wacky
> >> legal requirement that bombs be installed in car's interior,
> >> aimed directly at the occupants.
>
> > A bit dramatic, don't you think?
>
> Not in the slightest. Those "bombs" have been known to decapitate
> people in minor collisions.

Cite, please!

--
Alan Baker
Vancouver, British Columbia
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From: Larrybud on
>>> The USA remains the only country in the world that has a wacky
>>> legal requirement that bombs be installed in car's interior,
>>> aimed directly at the occupants.
>
>> A bit dramatic, don't you think?
>
> Not in the slightest. Those "bombs" have been known to decapitate
> people in minor collisions.

I doubt that, but bath tubs have been known to bust someone's skull
wide open too. If you look at one side of the balance sheet, you're
bound to come up unbalanced.