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What is wrong with people?

Old 04-24-06, 10:37 AM
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Originally Posted by Albany-12303
What does "riding 360" mean?
Loop 360 is a popular biking route in Austin. It has, unfortunately, received a lot of attention lately as this is the road on which cyclist Gay Simmons-Posey was killed last week.
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Old 04-24-06, 11:06 AM
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Originally Posted by Albany-12303
What does "riding 360" mean?

Yeah exactly, 360 is a fantastic road, where it not for the cars it would be perfect.
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Old 04-24-06, 11:59 AM
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dont' gu packs ahve a little separate piece of plastic so i fyou tear it open properly it stays connected to the main wrapper? maybe I'm thinking of my accel gel or somethign else.

Yes, litter'ers are tards. Bad parenting is to blame probably. That's my opinion No I have no kids, but yes I deem parenting bad when even the "little things" aren't properly enforced. It's great if you can keep your kids off drugs and in school and college and what-not... but it's time to go that extra step.

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I live on a popular bike route and find wrappers and co2 cartridges in the gutter and groundcover every weekend. **** pigs.
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Old 04-24-06, 01:24 PM
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There's a new water bottle out that the GU fills inthe middle of the bottle. So you empty your GU into this plunger type of container and when you want the GU you just suck it out of the water bottle.
Two things come to mine why would road riders keep their tubes in the box? The other is having Johhny Law do the right thing when he sees people litter, whether on a bike or in a car.
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Old 04-24-06, 02:09 PM
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I think litterers are just cronic rulebreakers. I'm driving along, 5-10 over and then some idiot passes me doing 75mph (only after tailgating me for 3 miles). Half the time I see a cig butt fly out the window and the other half, an empty 20oz coke bottle. Oh, and the cars are always like a big brand new Lexus SUV or a crappy rustoleum red 1985 chevy corsica. People are too self-absorbed these days.
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Old 04-24-06, 04:17 PM
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Originally Posted by DamnRock
dont' gu packs ahve a little separate piece of plastic so i fyou tear it open properly it stays connected to the main wrapper? maybe I'm thinking of my accel gel or somethign else.

Yes, litter'ers are tards. Bad parenting is to blame probably. That's my opinion No I have no kids, but yes I deem parenting bad when even the "little things" aren't properly enforced. It's great if you can keep your kids off drugs and in school and college and what-not... but it's time to go that extra step.

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gu doesn't. cliff gels, and maybe some others do
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Old 04-24-06, 05:26 PM
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Originally Posted by Metaluna
One of my pet peeves is seeing that shower of red sparks that tells you the idiot in front of you has tossed their still-lit cancer stick out into the middle of the road. I think I'm going to start leaning on the horn whenever I see this.
That one really gets steam coming out of my ears, especially down here in Australia where cigarette butts thrown from cars have been responsible for starting some really serious fires.

I always lean on the horn when I see someone throwing something out of a car - how hard is it to take it with you?
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Old 04-24-06, 05:36 PM
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It is OK to get upset at litter from bikes, cars anywhere, but we can give ourselves some credit for improving significantly over the last 50 years or so. Sure I don't litter and it drives me mad too, even the pouring of beverages of every color, out on the road so it doesn't have to be in the car.

Sure we can always do better, but around the world where is there, again 'significantly' less littering with the exception of maybe Singapore?

So we can do better, but don't let it ruin your day or cause you to get into a physical, especially when on the bike, over someone dropping a wrapper?
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