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Watch Metal Movers blow up this car real good

Unless I've been sadly misinformed, air bags are considered to be safety equipment -- but that doesn't seem to be the case in the clip above, captured for an upcoming commercial touting Metal Movers, 48 E. 56th Avenue in Denver (find them online at DenverJunkCars.com). About midway through the video, the car at the center of the screen projectile vomits its inflatable cushion, sending the hood flying. The results are unsafe at any speed -- or even sitting still.

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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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