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Old 07-05-13, 05:15 AM
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Originally Posted by Roody View Post
I'm glad you're not bitter!

One important point you bring up is to be extra careful riding on these summer holidays. New Years Eve is bad enough, but on 7/4 people start drinking beer at 11 AM and they don't stop all day. A lot of them don't seem to realize that they're under the influence, maybe because they're drinking beer at a picnic rather than hard stuff at a bar or a house party.
Around here they start drinking the night before and never stop...

NCSHP had a road block set up just down the main road from my house. They even had the mobile magistrate bus there along with the paddy wagon and a couple of tow trucks. There were about 15 cars pulled over into the adjacent parking lot. So it looks like a typical holiday weekend here.

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