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23rd Jan '16 3:39:50 AM DeepRed
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* In ''Film/{{Smokey and the Bandit}}'', Sheriff Buford T. Justice has this happen to him when he can't avoid a truck carrying a concrete I-beam. He continues to drive the roofless police cruiser at high speed across several states for the rest of the movie.
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* In ''Film/{{Smokey and the Bandit}}'', Sheriff Buford T. Justice has this [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S-pHuT2666s happen to him him]] when he can't avoid a truck carrying a concrete I-beam. He continues to drive the roofless police cruiser at high speed across several states for the rest of the movie.
22nd Jan '16 3:28:25 AM DeepRed
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* There is a bridge in the United States called the [[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=gregson+street&hl=en&ll=35.999059,-78.909899&spn=0.000931,0.002064&sll=35.98773,-78.891106&sspn=0.118619,0.264187&t=h&hnear=N+Gregson+St,+Durham,+North+Carolina+27701&z=20 11 foot 8 Bridge]], a railroad bridge with low vertical clearance. Drivers of large vehicles frequently fail to take heed of the big yellow warning signs and the warning lights triggered by their overheight vehicles, and the roofs get sheared off in spectacular fashion. Two cameras at this intersection capture every instance of this to YouTube. This happens twelve to sixteen times a year, so much so that the locals have nicknamed it the "Can Opener Bridge". There is even [[http://11foot8.com/ a website]] dedicated to the videos of these crashes.
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* There is a bridge in the United States called the [[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=gregson+street&hl=en&ll=35.999059,-78.909899&spn=0.000931,0.002064&sll=35.98773,-78.891106&sspn=0.118619,0.264187&t=h&hnear=N+Gregson+St,+Durham,+North+Carolina+27701&z=20 11 foot 8 Bridge]], a railroad bridge with low vertical clearance. Drivers of large vehicles frequently fail to take heed of the big yellow warning signs and the warning lights triggered by their overheight vehicles, and the roofs get sheared off in spectacular fashion. Two cameras at this intersection capture [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xzkWTcDZFH0 every instance of this this]] to YouTube. This happens twelve to sixteen times a year, so much so that the locals have nicknamed it the "Can Opener Bridge". There is even [[http://11foot8.com/ a website]] dedicated to the videos of these crashes.
22nd Jan '16 3:25:29 AM DeepRed
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* The Mythbusters clip mentioned above begins with footage from {{CHiPs}}.
20th Jan '16 4:33:57 AM DeepRed
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* Happens to the car driven by KirkDouglas during the chase scene in ''The Master Touch''.
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* Happens to the car Opel Admiral driven by KirkDouglas a henchman during the chase scene in ''The Master Touch''.
5th Jan '16 11:23:52 AM OddHack
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* There is a bridge in the United States called the [[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=gregson+street&hl=en&ll=35.999059,-78.909899&spn=0.000931,0.002064&sll=35.98773,-78.891106&sspn=0.118619,0.264187&t=h&hnear=N+Gregson+St,+Durham,+North+Carolina+27701&z=20 11 foot 8 Bridge]], a railroad bridge with low vertical clearance. Drivers of large vehicles frequently fail to take heed of the big yellow warning signs and the warning lights triggered by their overheight vehicles, and the roofs get sheered off in spectacular fashion. Two cameras at this intersection capture every instance of this to YouTube. This happens twelve to sixteen times a year, so much so that the locals have nicknamed it the "Can Opener Bridge". There is even [[http://11foot8.com/ a website]] dedicated to the videos of these crashes.
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* There is a bridge in the United States called the [[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=gregson+street&hl=en&ll=35.999059,-78.909899&spn=0.000931,0.002064&sll=35.98773,-78.891106&sspn=0.118619,0.264187&t=h&hnear=N+Gregson+St,+Durham,+North+Carolina+27701&z=20 11 foot 8 Bridge]], a railroad bridge with low vertical clearance. Drivers of large vehicles frequently fail to take heed of the big yellow warning signs and the warning lights triggered by their overheight vehicles, and the roofs get sheered sheared off in spectacular fashion. Two cameras at this intersection capture every instance of this to YouTube. This happens twelve to sixteen times a year, so much so that the locals have nicknamed it the "Can Opener Bridge". There is even [[http://11foot8.com/ a website]] dedicated to the videos of these crashes.
3rd Jan '16 10:44:41 AM nombretomado
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* In ''SoulEater'' [[TheDragon Giriko]] complains the limousine Arachne's Butler arranged to pick them up with after she was resurrected was too cramped and invoked this trope while it was still stationary. Being an AxCrazy guy [[EquippableAlly with the ability]] to turn into a [[ChainsawGood chainsaw]] does that.
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* In ''SoulEater'' ''Manga/SoulEater'' [[TheDragon Giriko]] complains the limousine Arachne's Butler arranged to pick them up with after she was resurrected was too cramped and invoked this trope while it was still stationary. Being an AxCrazy guy [[EquippableAlly with the ability]] to turn into a [[ChainsawGood chainsaw]] does that.
8th Dec '15 6:48:59 AM DeepRed
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* Happens to the car driven by KirkDouglas during the chase scene in ''The Master Touch''.
1st Dec '15 4:13:00 PM nombretomado
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* Slight variation in an episode of ''GarfieldAndFriends'' when Jon drives under a billboard and Garfield makes the comment. * Variation in the '90s ''WesternAnimation/{{X-Men}}'' animated series, when Cyclops pisses off {{Wolverine}}.
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* Slight variation in an episode of ''GarfieldAndFriends'' ''WesternAnimation/GarfieldAndFriends'' when Jon drives under a billboard and Garfield makes the comment. * Variation in the '90s ''WesternAnimation/{{X-Men}}'' ''WesternAnimation/XMen'' animated series, when Cyclops pisses off {{Wolverine}}.
27th Nov '15 8:44:40 PM Mdumas43073
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* Happens to a police car in the live-action [[WaltDisney Disney]] comedy ''No Deposit, No Return''.
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* Happens to a police car in the live-action [[WaltDisney Disney]] Disney comedy ''No Deposit, No Return''.''Film/NoDepositNoReturn''.
30th Jul '15 4:31:36 PM KidDynamite
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* It happens to Rosco's cruiser in an episode of ''Series/TheDukesOfHazzard''.
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* It happens to Rosco's Roscoe's cruiser in an episode a few episodes of ''Series/TheDukesOfHazzard''.

* Happens to the girl's car in the music for Music/TwistedSister cover of "Leader of the Pack".
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* Happens to the girl's car in the music video for Music/TwistedSister cover of "Leader of the Pack".
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