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Speeding Fine Provokes Man To Purchase Expired Police Domain

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Getting a speeding fine is enough to drive anyone to road-rage, but Brian McCrary decided to do something entirely different with his rage. While browsing the local police department's website, he saw the domain was close to expiring...

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Pity the police chief at Bluff City, who saw his website turn into a shrine for speeding fine contesters, hellbent on complaining about their unfair tickets. Police chief David Nelson excused it away, commenting that "It just slipped my mind. If you open up a Web site and let it go down, somebody can buy it – I did not know that." [BluffCityPD via Switched]

Image Credit: Dave Bleasdale

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"It just slipped my mind. If you open up a Web site and let it go down, somebody can buy it – I did not know that."

Ignorance of the internet is no excuse.