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Old 03-07-07, 01:34 PM
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Originally Posted by rando
yesterday I decided to ride home without my helmet on. I strapped it to my rack and rode. nothing happened. but I felt vaguely uneasy and decidedly "less safe" even though I know this is not necessarily true. wierd. it seems that I "feel" safer with the thing on. Does this mean I am not as careful with the thing on my head because I think I am safer? am I overthinking this? and what about global warming? damn helmets.
It's all just social engineering. Why is it that few elsewhere in the world feel the same?

A culture of fear, worrying about the wrong things, looking for solutions in the wrong places.

Exploitation of fear for profit.
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