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Who is the Route 29 Batman? This guy.

The Washington Post -- Police pulled a man over on Route 29 in Silver Spring last week because of a problem with his plates. This would not ordinarily make international news, but the car was a black Lamborghini, the license plate was the Batman symbol, and the driver was Batman, dressed head-to-toe in full superhero regalia.

It didn’t take long before images of the Dark Knight’s encounter with law enforcement began turning up in Facebook news feeds, on CNN and the London tabloids. The episode even made it into Jimmy Fallon’s monologue on NBC earlier this week.


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Submitted Apr 01, 2012 By: jrsva
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s6sputnik
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 11:01:40 PM

Nice!
silverfoxv65
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:57:46 PM

Well they need something to talk about!
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:55:39 PM

You go Batman!
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:55:11 PM

Actually this guy was on his way to visit sick children at Georgetown University Hospital. If he can bring a moment of joy to a sick child, more power to him!
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:53:52 PM

No mystery, he was immediately identified, just a good story
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:53:06 PM

How unique for this good Samaritan. How unfortunate on the license plate issue. Maybe he should have cleared his plans with public safety or someone.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:51:45 PM

Probably a speculator who went over the edge for fear they might actually regulate that market.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:49:15 PM

Maybe it was batman
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:48:14 PM

:/
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:48:00 PM

OK....
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:46:45 PM

ok?
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:46:40 PM

Interesting story.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:46:25 PM

It was really Bruce Wayne.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:44:04 PM

Ok
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:38:31 PM

Funny stuff.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:37:37 PM

Cool.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:36:22 PM

Are you sure it wasn't the Easter Bunny!!!!!!!!

[Edited by: Paw5X at 4/1/2012 10:36:45 PM EST]
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:35:19 PM

????
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:32:46 PM

Any pictures??
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:30:09 PM

This helps mpg how or gas prices?
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:29:54 PM

Interesting....
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:29:37 PM

That had to be exciting.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:26:20 PM

OK.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:26:10 PM

Very nice.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:25:09 PM

gas & oil info please
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:25:07 PM

I don't trust Batman.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:24:22 PM

Taking hope to sick children.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:23:48 PM

Too good
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:22:48 PM

Cool....
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:17:59 PM

interesting!!!
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:16:11 PM

Good call ExplorweWA, this has nothing to do with fuel prices.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:15:45 PM

ok
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:11:49 PM

I hope the traffic stop didn't delay his investigation into high fuel prices.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:11:34 PM

OK.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:11:10 PM

saw this on news. he was going to a party and had the real plate in car with him. when he showed them the plate and they checked him out they posed for pictures with him.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:10:32 PM

cool
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:09:15 PM

Everyone has to do something.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:09:03 PM

what tha??
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:08:44 PM

Anybody dressing like Batmam who also drives a Lamborghini deserves to have his privilege to drive a vehicle permanently suspended.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:05:53 PM

Good can come from all places and faces
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:05:51 PM

Wonder what it costs to fill up the Batmobile?
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:03:55 PM

Good for him.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:03:51 PM

who is going to be next.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:01:08 PM

this guy is bringing hope to others
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 10:00:52 PM

gas prices...
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 9:59:55 PM

BATMAN IN 2012!
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 9:58:35 PM

What a great article. Something to get your mind off the $4.00 a gallon gasoline.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 9:58:29 PM

News fear of government robbin' they go after Batman to find Robin.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 9:58:09 PM

Really!
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gas & oil info please
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 9:57:50 PM

This was a great story to read compared to the trash that been going around for the past two weeks.
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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2012 9:57:11 PM

Who else would it be?
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