The Worst Way To Get Airtime Is With This Jersey City Speedbump

Jersey City, in a place called New Jersey, wanted to deter speeders with some speedbumps. "Okay," the construction firm they hired said. "How about six inches high?" "No," the city replied. "It needs to be higher than that. Much, much higher." School busses flying through the air is the result. » 9/24/14 4:05pm 9/24/14 4:05pm

Snowplow'd! Speed Bump Takes a Hit From Road-Clearing Machine

While we're enjoying nice, mild post-Thanksgiving, pre-Christmas weather here in Southern California, the good folks of Illinois aren't so lucky, and neither are their speed bumps. Sheared from the road like a morning-fresh zit by an errant swipe of the Schick, this thump-causing traffic-regulator was shot by… » 12/05/06 9:45pm 12/05/06 9:45pm