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The shocking moment a cyclist knocks over an elderly man

<p>A cyclist weaving through peak-hour traffic smashed into an elderly man as he attempted to cross the road.</p> <p>The shocking collision, captured on a dashcam, shows the moment an elderly man dashed across Racecourse Road in Flemington, Melbourne, on Saturday.</p> <p>The footage was shared on <a href="https://www.3aw.com.au/lane-filtering-cyclist-collides-with-man-crossing-racecourse-road/" target="_blank"><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">3AW</span></strong></a> and shows the cyclist attempting to skip traffic before the heart-stopping incident.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"><iframe width="500" height="281" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/Tgfk1z5jnGM?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allow="autoplay; encrypted-media" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p> <p>The elderly man was waiting on one side of the road when he was given a signal by a driver in a stationary car to cross the road.</p> <p>Unaware of the incoming cyclist, the man hurried across the road as the cyclist collided with him.</p> <p>MREC-TAG-HERE</p> <p>Although the man did not use a pedestrian crossing, it was the cyclist’s responsibility to give way to him.</p> <p>“You must also give way to pedestrians even if there is no marked pedestrian crossing if there is any danger of colliding with them”, according to <span style="text-decoration: underline;"><a href="http://www.rms.nsw.gov.au/roads/safety-rules/road-rules/pedestrians.html" target="_blank"><strong>Transport road and maritime services.</strong></a></span></p> <p>The elderly man was left with cuts and grazes and the cyclist’s condition is unknown.</p> <p>Who do you think was at fault? Share your thoughts with us in the comments below. </p>

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Australia divided by terrifying head-on crash

<p>Dash cam videos are normally a source of debate, and the most recent one posted on the popular <a href="https://www.facebook.com/DashCamOwnersAustralia/" target="_blank"><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Dash Cam Owners Australia Facebook page</strong></span></a> has divided the nation.</p> <p><a href="http://www.dailymail.co.uk/" target="_blank"><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><em><strong>Daily Mail reports</strong></em></span></a> the video depicts a crash between two drivers in Campbelltown, NSW. The driver of the car with the dash cam approaches the intersection before another motorist clips its bonnet, leaving the dash cam spinning.</p> <p><iframe src="https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2FDashCamOwnersAustralia%2Fvideos%2F1773031129423186%2F&amp;show_text=0&amp;width=560" width="560" height="420" style="border: none; overflow: hidden;" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" allowtransparency="true" allowfullscreen="true"></iframe></p> <p>Commenters have been quick to point out poor driving from both parties.</p> <p>“DC driver is in straight lane with markings along road to indicate following of turning cars, no stop or giveaway on their side so Mazda is in the wrong for turning out without looking,” one user wrote.</p> <p>“Dash cam car at fault here, look at the intersection / lines on the road,” another argued.</p> <p>Who do you think is in the wrong? </p>

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Man fined $119 for singing in his car

<p>A Montreal man says he is facing a CAD$117 (AU$119) traffic ticket just for singing in his car.</p> <p>In September, Taofik Moalla was driving home and singing along to “Gonna Make You Sweat,” a 1990 dance music smash by C+C Music Factory in his car.</p> <p>The 38-year-old Canadian said he was singing out loud in his car when police pulled him over and asked him what he was doing.</p> <p>After Moalla replied, “Nothing,” one officer asked him, “Did you scream loudly?” the Canadian Broadcasting Company reported.</p> <p>Moalla told the officers, “No, I was just listening to my favourite song,” and then repeated the catchphrase of the song, “Everybody dance now!”</p> <p>After police checked Moalla’s license and registration, they issued him a traffic ticket fining him CAD$149 Canadian dollars for screaming in his car.</p> <p> </p> <p><iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/j2pPJywRGTk" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><em>The song in question that got Moalla fined.</em></p> <p>Nearly a month later, Moalla said he’s still shocked by the charge.</p> <p>“I don’t know if my voice was very bad and that’s why I got the ticket,” he told CTV Montreal. “But I was very shocked. I understand if they are doing their job, they are allowed to check if everything’s OK, if I kidnapped someone or if there’s danger inside, but I would never expect they would give me a ticket for that.”</p> <p>Moalla insists he wasn’t singing too loudly.</p> <p>He plans to contest the ticket as soon as a court date is scheduled, which could take up to a year.</p> <p>However, Moalla’s fight for the right to sing to his favourite 90s song isn’t  getting much sympathy from his wife.</p> <p>“She told me, if it was for singing, I’d have given you a ticket for $300,” he told CTV Montreal.</p>

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"Makes no sense": New road rule baffles Aussie drivers

<p>Earlier this week, <a href="https://www.oversixty.com.au/finance/legal/2018/04/what-is-a-p-turn-australia-launches-new-road-rule-to-stop-traffic-chaos/"><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Victoria introduced a new rule</strong></span></a> – the P-turn – to their roads, which aimed to reducing congestion and improving traffic flow.</p> <p>But it looks like the new P-turn, implemented at the notoriously congested intersection at Hoddle and Johnston streets in Collingwood, is troubling road users.</p> <p>So how exactly does it work? The P-turn asks drivers who want to turn right from Hoddle St onto Johnston St to pass through the intersection and then do a U-turn across three lanes before turning left onto Johnston Street.</p> <p>If you’re coming the other way, drivers wanting to turn right onto Hoddle St first have to turn left, then perform the U-turn and travel through the intersection.</p> <p>Still confused? Watch the video below:</p> <p><iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/yIREzujqOUg?rel=0" frameborder="0" allow="autoplay; encrypted-media" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p> <p>But it looks like the rule is bamboozling some drivers.</p> <p>Insurance and roadside assistance specialists RACV said the P-turn is problematic.</p> <p>“The term itself is of US origin and makes sense if you drive on the right-hand side of the road. But we don’t, which makes it confusing,” the organisation said in a statement.</p> <p>“It certainly doesn’t look like a ‘P’ when you drive on the left side of the road. We’ve been calling it the ‘remote right turn’ because it better describes what a driver has to do.”</p> <p>The group points to one of the problems with the P-turn is that it “can be confusing to new or infrequent users of the intersection”.</p> <p>“The idea that to turn right you need to go past the location and complete a U-turn ... could be confusing. On congested roads, a driver may be in the right lane to turn right then find they need to be in the left lane to turn left.”</p> <p>A number of drivers agreed, taking to social media to express their scepticism about the P-turn.</p> <p> “I have been thinking about the P-turn on Hoddle St all week and it still genuinely makes no sense,” journalist Denham Sadler wrote.</p> <p>Belinda Barnet said it had taken her “a decade to master” the hook turn and “you will need a PhD in mathematics to do” the P-turn.</p> <p>Lauren Tomasi wrote: “I still can’t fathom the concept of a hook turn, and now Melbourne is introducing the P-turn? I can’t see this ending well for me.”</p>

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Terrifying collision on Victorian road has Australia divided

<p>There are times when driving on our country’s major roads isn’t for the faint of heart, and <a href="https://www.facebook.com/DashCamOwnersAustralia/" target="_blank"><em><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>another video from Dash Cam Holders Australia</strong></span></em></a> has proved this point, showcasing a terrifying collision between a car and an overtaking truck.</p> <p>The video, which took place in Victoria along the Geelong Ring Road, begins with a truck driving down the right lane, without noticing the small white car in its blind spot.</p> <p><iframe src="https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2FDashCamOwnersAustralia%2Fvideos%2F1765101636882802%2F&amp;show_text=0&amp;width=560" width="560" height="315" style="border: none; overflow: hidden;" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" allowtransparency="true" allowfullscreen="true"></iframe></p> <p>The truck indicates to change lanes, but it soon becomes evident that the white car hasn’t noticed this, appearing to not make an effort to speed up or slow down.</p> <p>As the truck starts to switch lanes it clips the back of the small white car, flipping it around and leaving it wedged horizontally in the way of the truck.</p> <p>The video has divided viewers on the Facebook page.</p> <p>“Can’t wait to see the truckles (sic) blame the blind spot on this one. Lets not even mention hogging the right lane!!!' one user wrote.</p> <p>“As a truck driver I’d be the first to stick up for them. But here it’s clear the B-Double is 100% at fault! Although the car is in his blind spot he would’ve seen that car come up past him at some point,” another added.</p> <p>“The truck caught up with the car. If he didn't know the car was there why was he in the right hand lane? Dangerous driving by the truck driver,” another user wrote.</p> <p>What are your thoughts?</p> <p><em>Hero image credit: Facebook / Dash Cam Owners Australia</em></p>

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P-plate driver caught on camera swerving across highway whilst eating bowl of cereal

<p><span>A P-plate driver could receive a hefty fine after being caught on camera eating a bowl of cereal while driving and swerving across a busy highway.</span></p> <p><span>The driver, whose behaviour was described by police as “ridiculously dangerous” was caught swerving while travelling along Marmion Avenue in Perth.</span></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span><iframe src="https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2F7NewsBrisbane%2Fvideos%2F2072476032776519%2F&amp;show_text=0&amp;width=560" width="560" height="315" style="border: none; overflow: hidden;" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" allowtransparency="true" allowfullscreen="true"></iframe><br /></span></p> <p><span>The driver was holding her bowl in one hand and her spoon in another, appearing to be steering the car with her legs.</span></p> <p><span>The footage was posted online and sent to WA’s Police Commissioner Chris Dawson.</span></p> <p><span>“The report I got was that the driver (who witnessed the incident), who had their passenger take a photo of this, noticed because the car was weaving across the lane,” Mr Dawson told Seven News.</span></p> <p><span>Mr Dawson said her driving was extremely dangerous and said the police had the registration number.</span></p> <p><span>“You can't be driving a car and eating your brekkie at the same time,” he said.</span></p> <p><span>It is likely the driver will get a charge of careless driving which could even result in the loss of her license.</span></p> <p>MREC-TAG-HERE</p> <p><span>Last month, a woman from Perth received a fine of $400 when she was caught driving and blatantly using FaceTime.</span></p> <p><span>The woman also lost three demerit points.</span></p> <p><span>Have you witnessed any dangerous driving behaviour like this before? Tell us in the comments below. </span></p>

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“Unthinkable happened” when mum left kids in car to pay for petrol

<p>A horrific accident is serving as a reminder for parents to never leave young children alone in the car, even when quickly paying for petrol.</p> <p>A Missouri mum left her one-year-old and three-year-old alone in her SUV while she dashed in to pay for petrol. But in the moments she was gone, the toddlers managed to unbuckle their seatbelts and shift the car into reverse, causing the car to smash into a petrol pump and start a fire.</p> <p>Thankfully, a stranger stepped in and rescued the children from the flames, who were unharmed.</p> <p><img width="448" height="269" src="http://cdn.newsapi.com.au/image/v1/2857dcd85d9c8db899b8121a59f4e128" alt="hjk" class="show center-block img-responsive" style="display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;"/></p> <p>Officials are now sharing photos of the accident that occurred on Wednesday to warn parents of the danger of leaving children unattended in cars.</p> <p>Lisa Cox, a spokesperson for Springfield Police, said it is a crime to leave children unattended in a car. She did rule out the possibility of charges being filed against the mother.</p> <p><img width="437" height="187" src="https://static.independent.co.uk/s3fs-public/styles/story_medium/public/thumbnails/image/2018/03/28/20/screenshot-2018-03-28-at-3.10.52-pm.png" alt="screenshot-2018-03-28-at-3.10.52-pm.png" style="display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;"/></p> <p>Speaking to KY3, Daphne Greenlee, manager of Mercy Injury Prevention, said: “We hear about this all the time. Unfortunately, parents just get busy and are running into the pay for gas or the bank, or whatever, and it happens more often than we like,” before reminding parents: “The inconvenience that can happen does not outweigh the child's safety."</p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p>

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Canberra café surprises burglar with hilarious note

<p>The staff at Niugini Arabica in Canberra had the last laugh after leaving a note inside their cash register after repeat burglaries. </p> <p>The café has been targeted before, so knowing that thieves would return to their shop, staff took the cash from the register before locking up for the day and replaced it with post-it-notes that read, “HAHA No Money” and “F**k you”.</p> <p>On March 20, the thieves returned with security footage showing three men wearing hoods break the glass before entering and rummaging through the store.</p> <p>The thieves found the cash register open with the notes and then left with a couple bags of coffee beans and a mobile phone.</p> <p>“Apart from stealing the work mobile phone, the thieves managed to walk right past the tip jar and get away with 2kg of our finest single origin roasted beans,” staff shared. </p> <p>“At least they have great taste in coffee.”</p> <p>Last Tuesday, the ACT Police attended the café and investigations are ongoing.</p> <p>It is not the first time Niugini Arabica enjoyed outsmarting thieves.</p> <p>On a previous occasion, a man used an axe to break in but only left with a first-aid bandage.</p> <p>The CCTV footage of the break in was paired with the <em>Benny Hill </em>soundtrack and commentary from owner Theodore Levantis’ son, who used it for a school assignment.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"><iframe width="500" height="281" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/X35MFUG8Law?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allow="autoplay; encrypted-media" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p> <p>MREC-TAG-HERE</p>

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New law: Councils to fine residents $2,500 for leaving wheelie bins out

<p>Even if you’re someone who normally doesn’t have a problem dotting your i’s and crossing your t’s, odds are you’ve accidentally left the wheelie bin out at least once. This common error is about to become a costly one, with several councils confirming a law change which will see residents leaving their wheelie bins out fined $2,500.</p> <p><a href="http://www.news.com.au/" target="_blank"><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><em><strong>News.com.au</strong></em></span></a> reports twenty councils in Queensland are set to introduce the policy, which will come into full effect by July 1, when state legislation expires.</p> <p>So if your better half has a habit of forgetting to do one of the week’s most annoying tasks on time, it might be a good idea to start counting your pennies.</p> <p><strong>What is going to change?</strong></p> <p>From July 1, councils implementing the law change will be allowed to fine residents $2,523 for not collecting their wheelie bins within 24 hours of being emptied.</p> <p>Previous incarnations of the law allowed councils to fine residents the same amount, but it was rarely enforced due to the vague definition of the period of time as “otherwise reasonably appropriate before and after collection”.</p> <p><strong>Are the councils going to go through with it?</strong></p> <p>Locals in Townsville, Rockhampton, Burdekin, Bundaberg, Gladstone and the Gold Coast are understandably annoyed about the potential fine they could face.</p> <p>But some councils have said they have no intention to apply the fines.</p> <p>Mackay Regional Mayor Greg Williamson told <a href="https://www.dailymercury.com.au/" target="_blank"><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><em><strong>The Daily Mercury</strong></em></span></a>, “Local officers are out there trying and making sure (Mackay) has an urban environment that looks good.</p> <p>“In the case where someone complains that there is a land owner or occupier of a dwelling not doing the right thing by the environment, and people that live in that area, we need this local law or otherwise it is a free-for-all,” he said.</p> <p>Bundaberg Mayor Jack Dempsey also claimed he wouldn’t actively be enforcing the fine.</p> <p>“Bundaberg has no intention of any changes in relation to our current policy,” Mr Dempsey said.</p> <p><strong>Is it just a cash grab?</strong></p> <p>The Local Government Association of Queensland (LGAQ) has responded to suggestions that this is just a cynical cash grab, saying the fine has always been part of legislation.</p> <p>“We’ve been trying to convince the State Government to get rid of the expiry date from the regulation however we haven’t been able to convince them,” LGAQ spokesman Craig Johnstone told the <a href="http://www.heraldsun.com.au/" target="_blank"><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><em><strong>Herald Sun</strong></em></span></a>.</p> <p>“What that means is about 20 councils have gone ahead and made their own local law which reflects the intent of that legislation that’s about to expire.”</p> <p>What are your thoughts? Do you think the fines are execessive?</p>

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Road rage: Tense standoff on narrow Melbourne street

<p>Driving down a narrow suburban road can be difficult at the best of times, let alone when there’s another car travelling in the other direction. And when neither driver seems to realise who has right of way, it can quickly turn into a hairy situation.</p> <p>Today’s video <a href="https://www.facebook.com/DashCamOwnersAustralia/" target="_blank"><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><em><strong>from Dash Cam Owners Australia</strong></em></span></a> details one such standoff on a narrow road in Toorak, with neither driver willing to give an inch and let the other pass.</p> <p><iframe src="https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2FDashCamOwnersAustralia%2Fvideos%2F1738986106161022%2F&amp;show_text=0&amp;width=560" width="560" height="315" style="border: none; overflow: hidden;" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" allowtransparency="true" allowfullscreen="true"></iframe></p> <p>The man in the car blows up, before the woman in the other vehicle exits.</p> <p>“You’re holding up the whole road,” he says.</p> <p>“You are a bully and a nasty typical man. I have the right of way,” she replies.</p> <p>“I came in the street first so you give way to me.”.</p> <p>Followers of the popular Facebook page have been quick to weigh in on the issue.</p> <p>“He sped up when he saw the other car coming, he had plenty of room to move over and allow the other car past,” wrote one.</p> <p>“I can’t see anywhere he could have pulled into she had a big gap and should have pulled into it. There were cars either side of him for ages,” added another.</p> <p>What do you think? Which motorist is in the wrong?</p>

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These foods reduce anxiety

<p>If you suffer from anxiety, you might want to stock up on sauerkraut, says a recent study.</p> <p>According to recent research, fermented foods may help to reduce social anxiety. A study examined 700 university students who completed questionnaires that analysed their exercise habits, food consumption, personality, and levels of social anxiety.</p> <p>In addition, researchers administered genetic testing in order to determine genetic predisposition to anxiety.</p> <p>After examining subjects’ food intake, scientists found that those who consumed more fermented foods (yogurt, sauerkraut, etc.) were found to have less symptoms of social anxiety.</p> <p>Exercise was also found to have a correlation to reduced anxiety, though the findings of fermented food remained present even independent of exercise.</p> <p>Researchers have gathered that fermented foods affect gut bacteria, which in turn alters a subject’s mood.</p> <p>This is great news for Eastern European food lovers everywhere.</p> <p><strong>Related links:</strong></p> <p><em><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong><a href="/finance/insurance/2015/08/pill-to-stop-ageing/">Could this pill stop ageing?</a></strong></span></em></p> <p><em><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong><a href="/finance/insurance/2015/07/10-great-songs-from-the-60s/">10 songs from the 60s you need to revisit now</a></strong></span></em></p> <p><em><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong><a href="/finance/insurance/2015/07/colouring-helping-adults-destress/">How colouring is helping adults de-stress</a></strong></span></em></p>

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Customers outraged after Australia Post fails to empty post box for 5 months

<p>Australia Post has been forced to apologise after outrage customers discovered their local post box had not been emptied in five months.</p> <p>The box, located in Beechworth, Victoria, had not been opened since October 2017. When it was finally emptied, it was “full to the brim” with bills, letters, Christmas cards and even same-sex marriage survey responses.</p> <p>The mistake was discovered by Beechworth’s Plumbing Plus after many customers with overdue bills complained they had never even received their invoices.</p> <p><img width="500" height="375" src="/media/7816584/29216528_1752180281507741_3581840860431515648_o_500x375.jpg" alt="29216528_1752180281507741_3581840860431515648_o" style="display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;"/></p> <p>“Beechworth’s Plumbing Plus wish to advise our account customers, who receive their invoices and statements by mail, that unfortunately we have discovered that the post box on Junction Rd, a few metres from our front door, had not been cleared since October,” owner Joanne Westra wrote.</p> <p>“We had noticed that some of our customers had fallen behind in their payments. At the same time we had started to get an increasing number of customers saying that they had not received their monthly statements. It did take us 5 months of posting at Junction Rd to finally figure this out. We sincerely apologise to our customers for the inconvenience that this has caused.</p> <p>“We are also concerned about other local people in the Junction Rd area who had posted items in this box as it was full to the brim with items including Christmas cards, bill payments, personal letters, etc.</p> <p>“Australia Post have apologised to us for their mistake. Regular clearing of this box has now resumed.”</p> <p>Westra told <a href="http://www.bordermail.com.au/story/5292117/the-post-box-to-nowhere-snail-mail-untouched-for-five-months/?cs=11" target="_blank"><em><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">The Border Mail</span></strong></em></a> that Australia Post had offered her compensation, but that it was unsatisfactory. “All I’ll say is $50 in compensation and two boxes of stamps isn’t much,” she said.</p> <p>“We realised because we couldn’t fit our post in there anymore, it was filled to the brim.</p> <p>“We’re also aware of Christmas cards, birthday cards and a large cheque an elderly man sent to pay for hay bales that was never received.”</p> <p>A spokesperson for Australia Post said they apologise “wholeheartedly” for the error.</p> <p>“We can confirm all mail has now been delivered with a letter of explanation and an apology.</p> <p>“This is an isolated incident that occurred when the collection route was handed over to a different team.”</p>

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Car almost flips onto roof as another vehicle merges into its lane

<p>Merging into another lane in peak hour traffic can sometimes be a difficult task, and one video taking on a busy road in Sydney has shown us exactly how not to do it.</p> <p>The footage, which was captured on a busy Sydney road and posted on <a href="https://www.facebook.com/DashCamOwnersAustralia/" target="_blank"><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><em><strong>Dash Cam Owners Australia</strong></em></span></a> is as perplexing as it is worrying, and both drivers involved in the incident were quick to point the finger of blame at the other party.</p> <p><iframe src="https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2FDashCamOwnersAustralia%2Fvideos%2F1731624303563869%2F&amp;show_text=0&amp;width=560" width="560" height="315" style="border: none; overflow: hidden;" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" allowtransparency="true" allowfullscreen="true"></iframe></p> <p>Hundreds of commenters have had their say on the incident.</p> <p>“Whether indicator on or not, you can not merge until it is 100 per cent clear to do, so merging driver must ensure it is safe to merge. Even a 10 year old kid knows that,” one man wrote.</p> <p>Amazingly, the woman in the vehicle involved came across the video and commented on the post.</p> <p>“This is going to help so much with the insurance process,' she wrote.</p> <p>“I was the one the lady hit and she even has the nerve to blame me like it was my fault! She said ‘I indicated and you had enough space for me to merge in front of you.’ She didn't even stop or come back just continued driving like nothing happened.”</p> <p>Road rules in New South Wales state that merging motorists must give way to vehicles in the lane they are tyring to move into.</p> <p>“Before changing lane, signal in plenty of time and check for other vehicles by looking in your mirrors and your blind spot,” the rule book states.</p> <p>What are your thoughts? Who do you think is in the wrong?</p> <p><em>Image credit: Facebook / <a href="https://www.facebook.com/DashCamOwnersAustralia/" target="_blank"><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Dash Cam Owners Australia</span></strong></a></em></p>

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Doctor leaves rude note on ambulance

<p>Health professionals of all varieties play an important role in society, but as is the case in any industry this doesn’t mean they’re all going to get along with each other. Never has this rung truer than in today’s story emerging from the UK, when an ambulance driver was left stunned by a rude note left on his vehicle by a doctor.</p> <p>Paramedic Zain Ali Kazmi found a note on his ambulance after parking in a bay at Pinderfields Hospital in Wakefield, England, and he couldn’t have been more stunned.</p> <p>The note read, “Think about others before you block others’ car”, and was signed “A&amp;E Consultant”.</p> <p><iframe src="https://www.facebook.com/plugins/post.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Ftscintnewschannel%2Fposts%2F2039600809653933&amp;width=500" width="500" height="752" style="border: none; overflow: hidden;" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" allowtransparency="true"></iframe></p> <p>Kazmi was fuming in a post on Facebook: “Came out of ED to find this! Another note on an ambulance this time from an A&amp;E consultant outside A&amp;E because he was blocked in a bay where he shouldn’t have parked himself!”</p> <p>“We get enough of this stuff from the public. It’s not nice seeing it from another health care professional.”</p> <p>“There are some spaces there to park in but normally the police park there. It’s not a staff car park. It’s outside A&amp;E.</p> <p>“He was going round taking pictures at first and then he left the note. But he didn’t leave a note on the other consultant’s car that was there.</p> <p>“You don’t just leave a note on an ambulance. It’s not the way to deal with it.”</p> <p>What are your thoughts? Do you think the doctor is out of line?</p> <p>MREC-TAG-HERE</p>

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Outrageous carpark face-off divides the internet

<p><span>Sometimes a simple trip to the shops can quickly turn into a stressful experience as you endlessly cycle the carpark in the hopes of finding one free spot.</span></p> <p><span>One couple’s dashcam record an awkward stand-off that occurred after two people started fighting for a parking space.</span></p> <p><span>In the footage, one woman is seen running on foot to a car space and standing in the spot despite a car simultaneously pulling in to take it.</span></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span><iframe width="500" height="281" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/tQ3JnxkZxJg?feature=oembed" frameborder="0" allow="autoplay; encrypted-media" allowfullscreen=""></iframe><br /></span></p> <p><span>“You’re not even in a car woman,” the man in the car said.</span></p> <p><span>“Are you serious? </span></p> <p><span>With the woman insisting that she has every right to reserve the spot, she calls in for more people from her car to stand with her.</span></p> <p><span>“I’m gonna stay here all day, I got time,” said the man, before beeping his horn. “You think you can frickin walk into a spot?”</span></p> <p><span>The footage has divided the internet, with some saying the woman was definitely doing the wrong thing.</span></p> <p><span>"Oh man I would sit on that horn like it was my little brother caught stealing halloween candy," wrote one.</span></p> <p><span>"Isn't this how you get your car keyed?" added another Redditor.</span></p> <p>MREC-TAG-HERE</p> <p><span>However, other users said both parties were losers in this situation.</span></p> <p><span>"Dude... nobody won in this video," posted one watcher. "They all looked like childish morons in the end."</span></p> <p><span>After two minutes with no one making a budge, the driver finally pulled away from the spot.</span></p> <p><span>Have you ever witnessed something like this? Who do you think was in the wrong? Let us know in the comments below. </span></p>

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