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Paul Walker's Death

Racing or Malfunction to Blame?

12/2/2013 9:53 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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Paul Walker's death has everyone -- friends, family and police -- searching for answers as to HOW the accident happened. Were Paul and his friend Roger Rodas in a street race ... or was there a fatal mechanical failure in the Porsche? We have info from people who were close to both men.

Plus, Lindsay Lohan goes after the makers of Grand Theft Auto V -- claiming they ripped off her identity for a character in the wildly popular video game. History says she might have a case, but are you buying it?

And, Boyz II Men singer Shawn Stockman joins us -- so does he agree or disagree with Cher's claim that doing Las Vegas shows are terrible because the audience is too old to have fun?

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(0:00) Paul Walker's death sent shockwaves around the world -- we'll give you all the details about how it happened -- and talk to eyewitnesses of the crash and a long-time friend of the other victim.
(10:00) Country star Luke Bryan drinks and drives -- but it's not illegal ... and we'll tell you why.
(14:00) Justin Bieber's bodyguards allegedly attack photographers again -- and this time it's caught on video.
(18:00) Boyz II Men singer Shawn Stockman joins us to shoot down Cher's claim that audiences in Las Vegas are so close to death ... the shows are no fun to do.
(24:00) Suge Knight arrested at gunpoint -- did cops use excessive force ... or were they just playing it safe.
(27:00) Michael Jackson's estate fires back at Dr. Conrad Murray for revealing weird secrets about MJ's last days ... but the doc's not backing down.
(32:00) Lindsay Lohan swears GTA 5 is using her image -- take a look for yourself.
(36:00) The floor is yours!
(41:00) The Kardashians' new Christmas card ... a major dis to one family member.
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31.

Chucky Mapoo    

Check out the big brain on Lucky Charms!

325 days ago
32.

KARMA K    

Later commenter's! Good day!

325 days ago
33.

Sammie    

How did this happen? Uh...how about being an idiot? What a stupid question.

324 days ago
34.

ERIC LLUCIA    

I think there was a fatal failure.

From my study of the location, pics and videos gathered on the Net, it is quite possible that the accident is due to tearing of the right rear tire:

We see the right rear tire shredded, a black mark on the road to the base of the lamppost characteristic drift of one wheel, the two left wheels are marked by the shock of rising pavement.

The violent shock on the lampost by the left side of the car who drift had generated a rotation ending in the tree with a second shock on the right side and fuel explosion.

The tire may have been cut by a catadioptric floor pad

No luck., no time to react, SHRACK ! PIM ! PAM ! BLANG !

RIP men…

324 days ago
35.

Monksolo    

Maybe the driver was distracted by a *******?

324 days ago
36.

demoncat    

Paul walkers death is going to remain in the news for a while longer and sadly no doubt sooner or later some one will start blaming the driver for the deaths. Lindsey lawers are wasting their time for one that lady in the game could be any one and two the makers of the game could just claim parody .

323 days ago
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