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Old 10-02-06, 01:22 AM   #1
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taxi drivers

taxi drivers in bike lanes

why do they thin kthey own the road

is melbourne the same as other cities
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Old 10-02-06, 01:30 AM   #2
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yes, possibly worse...
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Taxi drivers world wide are cretins. You'd be a cretin too if you had to drive all day long in city traffic.

BTW, drivers in Melbourne aren't that bad. Sydney is much worse.
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Old 10-02-06, 02:06 AM   #4
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BTW, drivers in Melbourne aren't that bad. Sydney is much worse.
And the Gold Coast is worse than both of them.

Taxi drivers are idiots, but no more so than any other drivers. This evening's ride home to work reinforced a couple of lessons to me. The main one was that if you treat drivers with respect, you'll be killed. Far better to treat them like the idiots they are.
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Old 10-02-06, 03:31 AM   #5
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And the Gold Coast is worse than both of them.

Taxi drivers are idiots, but no more so than any other drivers. This evening's ride home to work reinforced a couple of lessons to me. The main one was that if you treat drivers with respect, you'll be killed. Far better to treat them like the idiots they are.
No way, I reckon Sydney has the worst drivers in Australia by far, and one of the worst in the world.

I totally concur with your lesson, however.
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yeah but sydney i dont think is that bad sont forget you havent got those ****ing trams pissing taxi drivers off all day as well
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Taxi drivers are to motorists what bike couriers are to cyclists.
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