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Old 06-24-14, 09:28 PM
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Originally Posted by HawkOwl View Post
What is confusing is the driver who has the right of way at a traffic signal, whether it be a sign or a light, and waits for me. It is becoming more and more common for that to happen. I don't know whether the driver is being courteous or setting me up. Last night this was an epidemic. At just about every intersection even though the car had the right of way they waited for me. What is going on?
That happens to me often as well, mostly at 4-way stops. I think they do it because they're conditioned to expect cyclists to blow the stop signs. I ride nearly every day, and I see a lot of cyclists. Less than 1% of them stop at stop signs. Very few even slow down.
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