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Originally Posted by Trasselkalle
In a socialist country like Sweden, we are still free to do what we want. I suppose what I'm saying is that you shouldn't bring in politics in the equation. If any government would want to reduce healthcare costs, there are a gazillion things (including sports) which are already vastly more dangerous than riding a chopper. And... in the end, no matter what political system you have - you always end up with paying for other peoples mistakes and bad fortunes, be they war, bike crashes or company fraud.
NZ would do better to ban cars, citing them as unsafe. We can prove how much they kill, after all: accidents, pollution, etc. How many people have died while bike riding when cars weren't involved?
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