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Old 03-27-10, 10:08 AM   #1
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Stapfam: the British have solved the "riding in traffic" problem

Your countrymen at work...

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/news...-arrested.html
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Old 03-27-10, 10:33 AM   #2
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That is SO COOL!

This Brits are woosies for not allowing it. It should be encouraged, perhaps even given a government subsidy.
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Old 03-27-10, 10:35 AM   #3
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And the New Zealanders have finally figured out how to cool a pint of Guinnes:
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Old 03-27-10, 01:26 PM   #4
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That is SO COOL!

This Brits are woosies for not allowing it. It should be encouraged, perhaps even given a government subsidy.
Well now, as a Brit who used to commute and also do a lot of UK miles, often to visit clients, on a Ducati (ST2, the faintly civilised one)

Any views that the Brits are civic and cooperative on the roads - oh, after you vicar - is a fiction from the 1950s. And, a motorcyclist might have occasion several times on a typical ride to murmur "Well I say, m'good fellow, but I think you'll find that this parcel of road is currently occupied".

And, I don't know how I know this, but I do - a moment's full throttle and a quick off/on with the kill switch can be surprisingly deterrent to the enthusiastic fellow who's a bit close to your back tyre.

Goodness gracious, great balls of backfire
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Old 03-27-10, 01:54 PM   #5
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So for us cyclists it would be a matter of carrying a lighter and packing a few burritos in the jersey...


(c'mon, someone was going to say it)
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Old 03-27-10, 02:11 PM   #6
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You would be arrested for excess NoX emissions or would that be NoXous emissions.
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