Well, the 8900 can withstand a major accident!!
Was out today when there was an accident in front of me. Everyone was slamming on their brakes and going every which way, when I plowed into the back of one of the fleeing cars. My car was totaled. I hit my head pretty hard and hurt my neck and back. I was wearing my seatbelt, but the airbags didnt go off, so I went a little too far. Anyway, my 8900 was sitting next to me in the passnger seat. When I hit the car I saw the BB fly up, hit the dash and then the windshield landing in the back seat. I kid you not, NOT A DAMN SCRATCH and it still works perfectly. Now as for my head. Damn this thing hurts!
- 03-09-2009, 11:34 PM #3
OUCH! Very sorry to hear that! Houston traffic is crazy for sure. I hope you went get yourself checked out at the hospital."There are only 10 types of people in the world: Those who understand binary, and those who don't."How To Search ~ Search Effectively ~ Crackberry 101 ~ WiFi Guide ~ UMA Guide ~ SD Card Info ~ BB Browsers Explained
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- 03-09-2009, 11:35 PM #4
Damn that sucks (for you, not the BB).. feel betterHistory:: ((Windows Mobile )) -> Tmobile Perl 8110 -> Tmobile 8320 -> ATT Bold 9000 ((unlocked)) -> Tmobile Curve II 8900 -> iPhone 3GS -> iPhone 4G -> Samsung Captivate -> Blackberry Torch 9800
Im ok. Thank you for the kind words everyone. God was watching over me for sure. It could have been a lot worse, that is for sure. I even made a few emails while waiting for the police and ambulance to show up.
And yes, Houston traffic blows.
- 03-09-2009, 11:46 PM #9History:: ((Windows Mobile )) -> Tmobile Perl 8110 -> Tmobile 8320 -> ATT Bold 9000 ((unlocked)) -> Tmobile Curve II 8900 -> iPhone 3GS -> iPhone 4G -> Samsung Captivate -> Blackberry Torch 9800
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03-09-2009, 11:49 PM #10
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Wow, this stinks...I hope you feel better...definitely get yourself checked out!
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03-09-2009, 11:51 PM #11
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Wow glad you and your berry appear to be okay. Take good care of yourself.
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03-09-2009, 11:52 PM #12
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Would I rather have my car totalled and a possible head injury or my Blackberry damaged?
Hope you feel better soon. I'm glad at least the Blackberry came out of it okay.It's not easy being me!
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- 03-09-2009, 11:53 PM #14
Hope you're ok! Shame about the car, good news about the BB though.. I won't be trying this out myself though.. Best recovery to you!
Oh, been there done that whole deal. Didnt go this time. They checked me out and said I was good. If I have too much pain for the next couple of days I'll go to the dr. It was more or less the side of my face that "knicked" the steering wheel. No concusion. I think Im more angry that I got the ticket! WTF?
- 03-09-2009, 11:58 PM #16
Oh, and I forgot about the obligatory 12 wreckers showing up blocking traffic even when there's only one car involved...This space for rent.
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03-10-2009, 12:19 AM #20
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well you're lucky that you survived the accident... And as for the curve not having a scratch on it, my friend dropped my previous curve on tile flooring, battery door and battery flew out and not a nic or scratch lol...
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- 03-10-2009, 09:12 AM #24
Cartoon -- hope you're feeling better soon, I would still seek medical within 48hrs just 'cause you may have a pinched nerve.Life is short!Break the rules! Forgive quickly!
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