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Old 05-02-12, 01:29 PM   #1
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Surgeon General's warning on bicycling

The Surgeon General as announced that riding your bike across town can be hazardous to your health.


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Old 05-02-12, 11:15 PM   #2
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Only if the Surgeon General is driving and not paying attention to where he is going... and is behind cyclist in question...
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Old 05-03-12, 03:12 PM   #3
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I met the Surgeon General once, he offer me a cigarette.
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I met the Surgeon General once, he offer me a cigarette.
At least he did not yell at you to get on the sidewalk and wear a helmet.
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Old 05-03-12, 07:10 PM   #6
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Clearly, the Surgeon General failed to add the qualifier that you must acclimate yourself to altitude before riding across town....
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Might be hazardous but there certainly aren't many traffic problems.
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