Wednesday, January 7th, 2009
GTA teaches a 6-year-old to drive - General News | @ 04:58 PM MDT | By zombienm
Normally when the GTA franchise makes national news, it's for its violence and how it 'inspires' kids to commit violent crimes. That's not the case here, however.

A 6-year-old boy from Virginia says the game taught him how to drive. Determined to make it to school after missing the bus, the young boy stole the keys to his parents Ford Taurus and drove himself. He made it over six miles before finally crashing into a utility pole. He suffered only minor injuries.
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Lmao. Well at least he was worried about being late for school, Good on you young sir

Education must be very important to this kid, Every young kid should follow in his foot-steps :)

WOO HOO to the education system :)
01-07-2009 05:07 PM
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Oh boy. Here we go again.
01-07-2009 05:32 PM
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reminds of that time Mouldy Punk had a flat tire and GTA taught him how to drive on flats lol
01-07-2009 05:47 PM
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hey if that kid was a bit taller i'm sure he could've pulled it off
01-07-2009 05:58 PM
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Well at least hes got school on the mind.
i mean if i jacked a car id go joy riding. lol
01-07-2009 06:02 PM
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Maybe he was looking for Pogo the monkey or the gloryhole theme park
01-07-2009 06:45 PM

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Well, his parents must be blamed and should be charged!
01-07-2009 08:25 PM
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hhmm,that's cool I should try it with my father's car!!!!
01-08-2009 12:27 AM
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I think the real question here is why the fuck was a 6 year old playing IV? Parents should be blamed, not the game.
01-08-2009 02:11 AM
aka sniper

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wow he figured out the left and right triggers are the pedals
01-08-2009 03:29 AM
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Wouldn't it be funny if he actually made it to school? I wonder what the teachers would think... lol
01-08-2009 05:51 AM

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"I think the real question here is why the fuck was a 6 year old playing IV? Parents should be blamed, not the game."

That's TRUE!
01-08-2009 08:04 AM
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ok one thing
how or why is a 6 year old kid playing a M or 18 rated game?
i blame the parents for that

but credit to the kid for having the right intentions on his mind

[ post edited 01-08-2009 11:45 AM by wolfie1984 ]
01-08-2009 08:57 AM

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I don't care why he was playing GTA.

The thing that bugs me is that by playing GTA, he learned to drive.


Do you change gears in GTA ? Do you have to use the clutch ?

No, so why the fuck is he lying.
01-08-2009 01:50 PM
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Haha I was not expecting the ending; it took such a dramatic turn.
01-08-2009 06:23 PM
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Damn lying kid! I hope he drives off a cliff next time he goes in a car and says "lul gta taught me to drive. Im 6 years old. Arent I adorable?"

And since when does a SIX YEAR OLD want to go to SCHOOL? Shouldnt it have been "Oops! Looks like a missed the school bus! Guess I'm gonna have to stay home yay!"

and wait even more... SINCE WHEN THE FUCK DOES A SIX YEAR OLD PLAY GTA!!!!!!!!!!!
01-08-2009 07:15 PM
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lmao BigKal

Oops! Looks like I missed the school bus! Guess I'm gonna have to drive myself AGAIN
01-08-2009 07:57 PM
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I can't believe it...
01-09-2009 10:20 AM
aka sniper

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i know a six yr old that beat me on a race in gta 4 so there you go and brotha ever heard of and automatic
01-10-2009 01:22 AM
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As sad as it is, there is such a thing as an automatic gearbox. Most cars on the road in America are set up that way, so I'm sure his parents' econobox didn't have a 5speed.
01-12-2009 01:28 PM

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