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Martin Luther King´s relatives
involved in bus accident after
´I Have a Dream´ rally

Reuters, by Staff

Original Article

Posted By:Scottyboy, 8/29/2013 11:35:42 AM

WASHINGTON - A tour bus carrying relatives of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. collided with a minivan after leaving a ceremony in the U.S. capital marking the 50th anniversary of his "I Have a Dream" speech, but no one was seriously hurt, police said. The accident near the base of the Washington Monument occurred shortly before 6 p.m. EDT, U.S. Park Police Sergeant J. Innis said. The minivan ran through a red light, forcing the driver of the tour bus to slam on the brakes in a failed effort to avoid a collision, police said. Members of King´s family, including his

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See, bad things can happen in the front of the bus too.
Glad they were OK.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: stonepony, 8/29/2013 11:41:21 AM     (No. 9497018)

one can only hope that the other driver was not white..........if he was then this has to be some racial plot......

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Emerson, 8/29/2013 11:49:20 AM     (No. 9497032)

Maybe he´s trying to get a message to them "shape up - that´s not my message you´re putting out"...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: NuGoddess, 8/29/2013 12:00:24 PM     (No. 9497059)

And now, they have a lawsuit!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: strike3, 8/29/2013 12:17:33 PM     (No. 9497088)

I would bet that there wasn´t a sober eye in the house.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Rivetjoint, 8/29/2013 12:18:28 PM     (No. 9497090)

Just what I was thinking, #3. Somebody better get out their checkbook if that bunch is involved.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: jackie, 8/29/2013 12:25:58 PM     (No. 9497103)

original poster....ROFL... Thanks for the laugh

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Reply 7 - Posted by: JHHolliday, 8/29/2013 12:32:14 PM     (No. 9497112)

Ditto, #3 and #5.

I spent over 40 years in the insurance business but any agent will tell you that blacks will sue over the slightest accident no matter who was at fault. Always looking for some more ´free money´.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: veritas, 8/29/2013 12:32:16 PM     (No. 9497113)

#1: Is the other secret of red light cameras coming out?

Yes, they are there primarily to scam money from drivers. But -- how do we really know they don´t watch for black drivers and turn stoplights green red, whatever as needed to get black drivers into accidents?

#3, #5: Which bunch has made more money off the grave: Michael Jackson hangers-on, or the MLK family?

[I didn´t even know there was a "7th cousin twice-removed and once restored" relative!]

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Reply 9 - Posted by: bob913, 8/29/2013 1:08:34 PM     (No. 9497168)

Were the relatives in the back of the bus?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 8/29/2013 1:17:25 PM     (No. 9497187)

You simply cannot maket this stuff up. And it DOES sound like an embryonic lawsuit a-bornin´.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Anner40, 8/29/2013 2:05:54 PM     (No. 9497263)

Mmm=m yes ... does sound expensive....I´ll bet many more got on the bus to claim his share....

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Reply 12 - Posted by: yo-yo, 8/29/2013 4:28:25 PM     (No. 9497460)

The "I Have a Dream Come True" bus accident.

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