So that’s why there was all that footage of the surprise Russian meteor

WiredWhy Almost Everyone in Russia Has a Dash Cam:

The sheer size of the country, combined with lax — and often corrupt — law enforcement, and a legal system that rarely favors first-hand accounts of traffic collisions has made dash cams all but a requirement for motorists.

“You can get into your car without your pants on, but never get into a car without a dash cam,” Aleksei Dozorov, a motorists’ rights activist in Russia told Radio Free Europe last year.

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2 Responses to So that’s why there was all that footage of the surprise Russian meteor

  1. Mike S says:

    Which also explains why there’s so much LiveLeak footage of car crashes from Russia.

  2. Les Jones says:

    You’re right. And I’ve seen some wild Russian car wrecks on Tosh.0, too.