This week outside of Boston some bicyclist got run over and became entangled *underneath* a car. He was dragged for 800 feet before the chick driver stopped; she was unaware. Can we just assume she was on her cell phone?
Anyways, every time I see a biker on these Massachusetts streets I think:
With the curvy narrow roads, all the traffic, inclement weather, and all the self-centered college students, blind 'old coots', flaky minivan *moms*, meathead speeding contractors, and texting teeny-boppers....I'm not comfortable even walking along the streets of Greater Boston, never mind biking on them.
The crash at 1:10 is unbelievable:
One thing I can't stand about bikers around here, aside from their glaring recklessness, is how they want all the rights of car traffic...
Yet when they hit stop signs and traffic signals they fly through like they're exempt.
Plus there's that whole Commi aspect of the endeavor:
Shoot! It's been three years since I - Marginalized Sharing.