Just when I though I couldn't hate people any more than I do...

Discussion in 'Ferrari Discussion (not model specific)' started by Ianjoub, Mar 30, 2021.

  1. Ianjoub

    Ianjoub Formula Junior

    Dec 22, 2019
    Homosassa, FL USA
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    Ian Joubert
    Through the clear and the red base coat.
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  3. Ianjoub

    Ianjoub Formula Junior

    Dec 22, 2019
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    I have 2 door dings as well. I don't hate those folks for that though. I assume those were not malicious.
  4. Ianjoub

    Ianjoub Formula Junior

    Dec 22, 2019
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    Ian Joubert
    Thankfully, I can't see it from the driver's seat.
  5. Nospinzone

    Nospinzone F1 Veteran

    Jul 1, 2013
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    I would retrace your steps with the car for 2 days and have a couple leg breakers (such as, Paulie and Carmine) keep an eye from a distance. Idiots tend to repeat behaviors. :D
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  6. BJK

    BJK Formula 3

    Jul 18, 2014
    why has no one said: WRAP IT! o_O would have definitely lessened the damage. :)

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  8. Ianjoub

    Ianjoub Formula Junior

    Dec 22, 2019
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    Has PPF on all the leading edges.
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  9. Ron328

    Ron328 F1 Rookie
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    This angers me. The scumbag who did this is a miserable POS who deserves all the unhappiness in life.
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  10. JAM1

    JAM1 F1 Rookie
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  11. gw32

    gw32 Karting

    Apr 6, 2017
    Sonoma, CA
    This is one of the reasons I ordered a new Roma. It doesn't look like an exotic car. I spec'd: Titanio (silver) no shields, aluminum brake calipers and cf wheel centers. Should be about as stealthy a Ferrari as you can get. Certainly more so than my Scud.
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  13. chipbiii

    chipbiii F1 Veteran
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    Doesn’t cost that much to have the back re-sprayed. I had the front done a couple of years ago and have never been able to tell any difference. Good luck.
  14. Master Deep

    Master Deep Karting

    Jun 12, 2005
    Sarasota, FL
    This. Full PPF has helped me sleep easier at night. Well worth the cost.
  15. Scott98

    Scott98 Formula 3
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    I once had a Corvette parked on the street with a car cover. Someone walked by the car, lifted the car cover and keyed the entire passenger side. It sucks. Sorry you had to experience it.
  16. paulchua

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    Jul 1, 2013
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    I’m so sorry, damn pos, hope karma bites them in the ass.
  17. POLO35

    POLO35 Formula Junior

    Feb 21, 2005
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    That totally sucks. I once had someone write with their finger "Wash Me" on the hood of my car so hard that it left a shadow that I could barely buff out....I could still see it years later.
  18. DreamCarrera

    DreamCarrera Formula Junior

    Oct 25, 2006
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    I would have the scratch fixed (either fix it myself or get a local touch-up/dent guy do the work) as it would piss me off every time I looked at the scratch. Life's too short to be continually aggravated by this petty act of vandalism -- fix it, forget it, and enjoy the car.
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  19. davem

    davem F1 Veteran
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    Sux and have been there. My X1/9 was keyed after it had just been repainted while I was in college.
  20. ebobh15

    ebobh15 F1 Rookie
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    When the asteroid hits, or the Yellowstone supervolacno erupts, I won't like it any more than anyone else. I can never say, though, that we don't deserve it.

    With exceptionally rare exceptions, humans are bad. That's my rule number one. Rule number two is a variant of PT Barnum's quote - you'll never be wrong to underestimate how bad they'll get, especially when money is involved. Rule number three is humans can rationalize that whatever crappy thing they did was actually OK and the best they could do...
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  21. Newjoint

    Newjoint Formula Junior

    Jan 17, 2016
    Jealousy-it’s inherent in our way of life today- we have more than ever in our society today- and people are even more jealous of what they don’t have.
    It’s why you’ll never catch me at Ferraris Annual Experience big event in Portland Oregon this year. Can they be serious about staging an event like that at ground zero for lawlessness and daily riots? In their most recent emails about it they claim it’s outside downtown Portland and they’ve hired security - like a guard is going to put his life on the line to protect your precious vehicles. Yeah, and I’ve got Enzo calling me on the other line.
    Stay safe everyone in these crazed times.

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  22. PKF355

    PKF355 Formula Junior

    Nov 12, 2003
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    Can someone please explain this to me...

    Why do people hate the rich and yet are trying very hard to get rich themselves???
    or Why do they mock the rich for buying things that they can't afford and yet keep buying lottery tickets week after week???
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  23. V4NG0

    V4NG0 Formula Junior
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    Looking for parts NLA
    “I've heard Warren [Buffett] say a half a dozen times, 'It's not greed that drives the world, but envy. '”

    -Charlie Munger
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  24. Innovativethinker

    Innovativethinker F1 Veteran
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    That attitude is why I sold my Fcars. Unwanted notoriety and the attitude of what the OP experienced.

    When I’m asked about the cars now I say you can drive them anywhere-you just can’t park them anywhere.

    sorry for your bad experience, I would try to polish it out. Good therapy even if it hides it a little.
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  25. Denizined

    Denizined Rookie

    May 10, 2020
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    On a related note, would it be possible to have a 360 camera (ie. a gopro 360) that you switch on and leave on the dashboard whenever you park the car outside and if there's no damage when you get back you erase the footage, if there's damage you have proof of the crime? Has anyone thought of such a setup?
  26. BJK

    BJK Formula 3

    Jul 18, 2014
    um, yeah. Tesla. Years ago. :)
  27. Thecadster

    Thecadster F1 Rookie
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    Apr 27, 2017
    I don’t think the people who hate the rich are trying very hard to get rich.

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