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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 06:35 PM
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Posted By Dranrab Luap
In fairness, the post he was responding to was...

In fairness, the post he was responding to was about a poll that was of an us vs them nature.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 01:31 PM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
Yesterday a local radio talk show with a huge...

Yesterday a local radio talk show with a huge audience held an informal opinion poll. The question was something along the lines of who is most responsible for bad behavior bicyclists or motorists. ...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 12:38 PM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
Now that we have the last of the bitching about...

Now that we have the last of the bitching about moderating out of the way, we are going return to discussing bicycles on the road. Thanks.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 10:28 AM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
We mentioned the navigation rules the other day. ...

We mentioned the navigation rules the other day. All mariners are required to "take all action necessary to prevent collision." I use that as my guiding force with every means of transport. I...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 10:24 AM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
There was so much wrong with that whole incident...

There was so much wrong with that whole incident that I don't know where to start. The bicycle lane was in fact a lane of travel, and as such the bicycle had the right of way. That the rider had to...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 08:13 AM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
Once it reached the point it did in the video...

Once it reached the point it did in the video where an irate motorist was out of his vehicle and in my face, I would have felt threatened. At many points before that though, the cyclist could have...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 08:00 AM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
Enjoy your vacation troll.

Enjoy your vacation troll.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 07:59 AM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
You might explain to us how a bus can keep a...

You might explain to us how a bus can keep a schedule if it follows a bicycle. That would be the alternative to not passing. Explain how a bus can move around in traffic dodging bicycles without...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 07:50 AM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
It was a yes or no question. I don't know why...

It was a yes or no question. I don't know why you struggle with providing a yes or no answer. So I'll take no. Now I am going to quote you, then paraphrase you and try to show you why we don't get...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 07:48 AM
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Posted By Dranrab Luap
You ask me why I don't answer your questions. ...

You ask me why I don't answer your questions. This is why. I explained myself. I did so clearly and cogently, yet I get a response like this from you? Do you have a substantive response?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 07:41 AM
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Posted By Dranrab Luap
May I Center-Stand?

May I Center-Stand?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 07:40 AM
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Posted By Dranrab Luap
I think we have a communication problem. ...

I think we have a communication problem.

There is NOTHING inconsistent about my comments. I am polite, courteous, accomodating and cooperative in the way I operate my vehicles. If you threaten...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 07:28 AM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
If you can't keep a schedule driving legally and...

If you can't keep a schedule driving legally and safely, you'll simply have to be late. I have a schedule and people depend on me too. I don't drive dangerously or discourteously in order to keep...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 07:06 AM
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Posted By Dranrab Luap
May I read that as a no to my question?

May I read that as a no to my question?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 07:05 AM
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Posted By Dranrab Luap
There was nothing inconsistent about it. ...

There was nothing inconsistent about it.

If I were cornered or otherwise threatened by an aggressive person, I would likely respond with force. In that video if I had been the bicyclist, I...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 07:01 AM
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Posted By Dranrab Luap
I am not at all afraid of agreeing with you. I...

I am not at all afraid of agreeing with you. I agree with you often. but in your rush to find something to disagree with, you miss the agreement. Remember how many times I had to say very clearly...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 06:55 AM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
After asking this question twice, I still don't...

After asking this question twice, I still don't have an answer.

"And it sounds as if you are saying that if a driver has a schedule, that they get a pass on breaking the law and respecting the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 06:51 AM
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Posted By Dranrab Luap
I am sorry I didn't arrive at that conclusion...

I am sorry I didn't arrive at that conclusion from reading this:

"You might explain to us how a bus can keep a schedule if it follows a bicycle. That would be the alternative to not passing....
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 05:40 AM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
I won't hesitate to defend myself. That said, I'd...

I won't hesitate to defend myself. That said, I'd have probably just braked, let him slide in and shook my head as I rolled by. There was really nothing to gain from handling that the way the rider...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 05:38 AM
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Posted By Dranrab Luap
I don't think, ducking, dodging and weaving your...

I don't think, ducking, dodging and weaving your way around simple questions is very civil. Nor is intellectual dishonesty.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 05:36 AM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
Well when you post something and someone asks you...

Well when you post something and someone asks you clarify a comment and you refuse, then is it any wonder someone may draw their own conclusion about what you meant?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 05:33 AM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
Center-Stand, if you gave me an answer to this...

Center-Stand, if you gave me an answer to this question, I missed it in your response.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 08:24 PM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
That motherfucker would be choking down teeth if...

That motherfucker would be choking down teeth if he came at me like that after doing what he did.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 12:57 PM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
I could when I was behind the bus earlier. I had...

I could when I was behind the bus earlier. I had a very good feel for the space the bicyclist was left with. But I can see why you would want to challenge me on that.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 11:54 AM
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Posted By Dranrab Luap
It's not at all hard to get me. You just have to...

It's not at all hard to get me. You just have to want to. It may require a little thinking and critical reading.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 11:49 AM
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Posted By Dranrab Luap
Unless I am a bus driver?

Unless I am a bus driver?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 11:48 AM
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Posted By Dranrab Luap
Seriously? First, if you want to engage in...

Seriously? First, if you want to engage in productive discussion, you should read what people write. Although I typoed divided by leaving the d off, I described the road very clearly and described...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 11:21 AM
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Posted By Dranrab Luap
What is my perspective? I asked someone this a...

What is my perspective? I asked someone this a few days ago and didn't get a response.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 11:16 AM
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Posted By Dranrab Luap
http://www.mlive.com/news/detroit/index.ssf/2015/0...

http://www.mlive.com/news/detroit/index.ssf/2015/03/officer_arrested_after_strikin.html

Man, you can't even count on our protectors to protect us.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 11:04 AM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
Here's the link Center-Stand. ...

Here's the link Center-Stand.

http://www.bikeforums.net/advocacy-safety/


You will have so much fun with all the people that are wrong there. If you think this thread is fun, there's a whole...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 10:45 AM
Replies: 7,488
Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
Get ready for an asspile of obfuscation. He...

Get ready for an asspile of obfuscation.

He says he wants legitimate conversation on bicycle safety, but when I tell a story of a bus driver buzzing a bicyclist he is silent. When I show a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 09:54 AM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
And spouts incomprehensible babble.

And spouts incomprehensible babble.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 09:52 AM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
I see what you read into it.

I see what you read into it.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 09:51 AM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
No comprende. Too much babble.

No comprende. Too much babble.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 07:18 AM
Replies: 7,488
Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
Will you teach me how to read so much into a...

Will you teach me how to read so much into a post? You are good at it.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 05:38 AM
Replies: 7,488
Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
You are right about that. But they are closer...

You are right about that. But they are closer than they should be. When I pass anyone or anything, I give as much room for error as I practically can.

Part of a bicyclists fixation on close...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-02-2015, 07:39 PM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
Or, since it makes boring copy to say "I rode my...

Or, since it makes boring copy to say "I rode my bike today and nothing happened" he probably focuses primarily on the outliers. Kinda like when I post about seeing a bus nearly clip a bicyclist you...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-02-2015, 05:29 PM
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Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
Given his age and apparent state of cognitive...

Given his age and apparent state of cognitive decline, I have started to feel sorry for him.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-02-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 7,488
Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
You obfuscate, nitpick, fault find and evade to...

You obfuscate, nitpick, fault find and evade to the point that your messages become incoherent. I highlight bits and pieces to try to keep my message simple. To illustrate that I'll go back to the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-02-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 7,488
Views: 420,453
Posted By Dranrab Luap
What is my side as you understand it?

What is my side as you understand it?
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