Blog: Dave LeggettUse your loaf, mate

Dave Leggett | 21 October 2011

Here's another variation on the satnav-said-drive-off-the-cliff-so-I-did theme. Pity the poor householders who had their home seriously damaged when the stuck vehicle was eventually rescued. Worst nightmare for them. And the truck driver concerned fully deserves the hard time he'll no doubt be getting from his colleagues for years to come...

'Hey Stan, can you just squeeze in at the bar and get the round in? We'll pull you out if you're not back in 24 hours.' 

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