I don't understand why people drive in flooded roads

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    I was watching Storm stories. So i thought i post some pics of flooded that happen down here about two years these pics were taken. I did not have a digital camera when i took pics but i did safe them to share.

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    Note: I took the lady/guy out of the picture i didn't know them nor did i have a right to post there pic online. Some of these pictures are on streets back roads and park.
    This happen when the snow melted quickly with a lot of snow and rain.

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    After these pictures i took the same people had to deal with the same thing last time this my first time in my life i seen a flood in my own eyes. It still amazing me today.

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    Now if you really see flooded roads be a smart driver turn around and DON'T DRIVE THROUGH IT. Big or small does not matter you going to be suck into it.
     
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    I good you safe them to share me. Flood roads have to me bad.
     
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    it's a rush just like anything else.....when you hear the harmonic vibs beginning and wonder if the engine if gonna flood or pull you out of the raging water.....you can feel the water hitting the sides...beginning to push the car over....its a damned thrill!
     
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    Cars tend to give drivers a sense of invulnerability.

    Hence, we see things like road rage and people foolishly drivigg through flood areas.
     
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    I want to thank the rest of you for not being jerks and making fun of my problems with grammar and spelling.
     
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    Is that in Atlanta?
     
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    LOL. No throwing of stones from this corner:lol:
     
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    looks like manchester, nh to me, but what do i know?
     
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    No.

    Ours was bigger, louder, faster and better.


    So neener neener neener at that wimpy thing.


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