Originally Posted by dunnnc
"there is no pill to cure stupidity"
That's hardly fair.
We had a runabout boat for 14 years. It was a trailer-able boat so
each trip to the lake we floated it off the trailer and each time at the
end of the day we put it back on the trailer.
Long about year 13 and probably around the 100th time, I launched it
without the bilge plug in the back.
We realized it soon enough and I could have jumped in the water and put it
in but we were in the Ohio river and I was not wearing swimming trunks
so we put it back on the trailer and pulled out far enough for me to
Some times you do something so often year after year that one day you
Did you ever forget to zip your pants???
I can see how it would be easy to forget to put the toad in park
before unhitching. That guy probably won't forget again.
Maybe you'll forget one day yourself.
It's not got anything to do with "stupid".
It's human nature.
It's why pilots have checklists.
My point is RVers need check lists too!