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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-29-2014, 07:54 AM
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Posted By k7
Here you go. Link...

Here you go. Link (http://iamtraffic.org/equality/the-marginalization-of-bicyclists/)
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-28-2014, 11:16 PM
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Posted By k7
1968. Yeah - I was shocked that prior to that,...

1968. Yeah - I was shocked that prior to that, motorcycles had to ride as far to the right as possible.

History is interesting as to the development of traffic laws and the treatment of cyclists...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-28-2014, 10:54 PM
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Posted By k7
And, since you're all knowing, when were...

And, since you're all knowing, when were motorcycles allowed by law to use the full lane?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-28-2014, 10:51 PM
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Posted By k7
Which came first? The chicken or the egg? The...

Which came first? The chicken or the egg? The reason I ask is that you truly have no clue about the law as it applies to bicycles and how it became this way. So again, which came first? How...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-28-2014, 08:51 PM
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Posted By k7
Great - someone's fake noob with his first post...

Great - someone's fake noob with his first post in the cycling thread. Imagine that - a jackass pulling horses. Sheesh. :rolleyes
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-24-2014, 07:16 PM
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Posted By k7
You're just about guaranteed that in a group of...

You're just about guaranteed that in a group of cyclists, someone is recording for one simple reason: to provide video documentation in case of an accident or an incident.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-23-2014, 09:25 AM
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Posted By k7
OK - I'll bite. Agenda...here's mine: I'm...

OK - I'll bite.

Agenda...here's mine: I'm traffic no matter what vehicle I elect to drive or pedal on any particular day I am traffic. I'll do my best to obey the laws and occasionally, even...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-22-2014, 02:57 PM
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Posted By k7
Here's another article...

Here's another article (http://www.kentucky.com/2014/09/19/3437785_woman-charged-for-biking-on-us.html?rh=1) with a reference to this area. Here's a map link...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-22-2014, 01:41 PM
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Posted By k7
"bfc steve: My ride with cherokee schill"

I've always done my best to avoid situations where *I* consider it truly unsafe to ride. Sure, I'll take the lane when I have to but I actively avoid routes that are in my opinion, dangerous.
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-19-2014, 10:11 PM
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Posted By k7
I hope you're better at it than boasting on the...

I hope you're better at it than boasting on the internet how you've decided to ingore VA's 3-foot law as it relates to the buffer zone mandated when passing bicyclists. To wit:



Quoted.
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-10-2014, 09:10 AM
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Posted By k7
:lol3 ...

:lol3

http://media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/originals/b9/d9/fe/b9d9fe586724798022c7a545ed10bc78.jpg
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-30-2014, 02:20 PM
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Posted By k7
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8206/8246723060_1576...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8206/8246723060_1576fa04df_c.jpg
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-26-2014, 12:56 PM
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Posted By k7
Listen to the state trooper in the video located...

Listen to the state trooper in the video located here (http://www.whio.com/videos/news/two-greene-county-cyclists-say-they-were-almost/vCtNQk/). :wink:
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-24-2014, 08:37 PM
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Posted By k7
:lol3

:lol3
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-21-2014, 12:12 PM
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Posted By k7
I think this short video illustrates your point...

I think this short video illustrates your point exactly:

<iframe src="//www.youtube.com/embed/9JJ-JHrT2E8" allowfullscreen="" height="425" width="660" frameborder="0"></iframe>
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-15-2014, 02:25 PM
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Posted By k7
They each have legal access to the same roads as...

They each have legal access to the same roads as cars... with only a few, limited exceptions of course.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-05-2014, 01:33 PM
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Posted By k7
Other than merely existing, tell me what the...

Other than merely existing, tell me what the cyclist did wrong here:

<IFRAME height=360 src="//www.youtube.com/embed/GcfQF9ER4Cw?feature=player_embedded" frameBorder=0 width=640...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-05-2014, 09:07 AM
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Posted By k7
Britain's angriest motorist

:clap

Video here (http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2743468/Is-Britains-angriest-motorist-Jaguar-driver-fined-caught-camera-swearing-cyclist-25-times-35-seconds.html#v-3329308183001)
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-04-2014, 02:03 PM
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Posted By k7
Unless I'm crawling up a steep, steep hill, no...

Unless I'm crawling up a steep, steep hill, no car is gonna catch most of us at 10 mph. :deal

:lol3
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-01-2014, 04:57 PM
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Posted By k7
What a fucking asshole. I always stop for...

What a fucking asshole.

I always stop for a quick bite to eat every Saturday morning before my club ride. The place I stop always has a open parking right in front and with the bike on a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-31-2014, 05:24 PM
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Posted By k7
"No charges will be filed in bicyclist's death"

You wanna kill someone? Catch them out of a bicycle and run them over. Oh yeah, make sure you purchase a liability policy first. Say, $5MM to be safe.

What's wrong with this picture?
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-21-2014, 12:38 PM
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Posted By k7
another fat ass who should have ridden a bike instead of attacking them - arrested.

You fat miserable piece of shit:

link (http://blogs.riverfronttimes.com/dailyrft/2014/08/illinois_man_charged_arrested_for_hitting_a_cyclist_with_his_truck.php)
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-16-2014, 03:42 PM
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Posted By k7
But wait, there's more...

"Wrong-Way Driver Had Meth Hidden in Genitals: Attorney"

Source:...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-14-2014, 12:54 PM
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Posted By k7
Seriously? No super-human here but unless my...

Seriously? No super-human here but unless my eyes and ears are lying to me, it couldn't be more obvious.




:deal
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-14-2014, 11:32 AM
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Posted By k7
FMTT - what does this driver deserve?

There was a very bad accident a few days ago on Fiesta Island - San Diego. A female tweaker going the wrong way hit a group of cyclists coming around a blind curve.

Here's some pictures:

...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-05-2014, 06:36 PM
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Posted By k7
Anything original?

Anything original?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-04-2014, 02:49 PM
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Posted By k7
Sunset Hills......

Link (http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/metro/sunset-hills-caller-says-car-hit-bicyclist-and-fled-scene/article_7f2e0746-f152-5f7c-86b4-fa2fa299d45d.html)

Oh shit....

"SUNSET HILLS 911...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-04-2014, 10:39 AM
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Posted By k7
I'm not sure if it's traffic density, social...

I'm not sure if it's traffic density, social media or more cameras being used by cyclists but it feels like the number of incidents is on the rise. :dunno
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-01-2014, 12:45 PM
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Posted By k7
:nod And the investigation has been turned...

:nod

And the investigation has been turned over to the St Louis County PD. Give them time and I'll bet the mayor will be prosecuted.

Michelle Marie Funkenbusch is the attorney and she stated...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-31-2014, 10:46 AM
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Posted By k7
The Furrer is not happy

Shit for brains. (http://fox2now.com/2014/07/30/get-off-my-roads-sunset-hills-mayor-under-investigation-after-cyclist-hit-by-car/)

It gets more interesting....
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-30-2014, 10:21 AM
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Posted By k7
7 things non-cyclists should know....

A decent article (http://willworkforadventure.com/2014/06/20/7-things-non-cyclists-should-know-about-road-cycling/)

You can read the article but here are the 7 things:

1) Road cycling is scary...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-29-2014, 10:45 AM
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Posted By k7
NNNNoooooooooooooooooooooo

NNNNoooooooooooooooooooooo
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-28-2014, 10:20 PM
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Posted By k7
That's what happens when you make an unannounced...

That's what happens when you make an unannounced u-turn. Don't make unannounced u-turns.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-27-2014, 02:48 PM
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Posted By k7
Good job. Too bad this has to sound like the...

Good job. Too bad this has to sound like the exception rather than the rule. Oh sure...many will slow down and not put themselves or anyone else in danger but then, they'll bitch about it...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-24-2014, 07:35 PM
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Posted By k7
Giggle

Good cop.

<iframe width="854" height="510" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/ap9_jxEr_JA" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

:lol3
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-21-2014, 02:47 PM
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Posted By k7
Yep - that one made the rounds on other sites...

Yep - that one made the rounds on other sites this weekend.

From the PD's Facebook account:

"The purpose of this post is to advise the community that I have accepted the resignation of...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-20-2014, 03:15 PM
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Posted By k7
Wanna apply that logic to very other vehicle on...

Wanna apply that logic to very other vehicle on the road?

I urge all you sports-car driving folks to consider just what you're trading off here, 5 mph an hour faster and for what?

I urge all...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-19-2014, 06:26 PM
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Posted By k7
There could have been glass or other trash on the...

There could have been glass or other trash on the shoulder. Quite common actually.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-18-2014, 09:41 PM
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Posted By k7
That rider was injured badly. IIRC, five broken...

That rider was injured badly. IIRC, five broken ribs, collapsed lung, lacerations, etc.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-09-2014, 07:40 PM
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Posted By k7
Yes. This was on Brown Rd in Mesa AZ and it's...

Yes. This was on Brown Rd in Mesa AZ and it's reasonable wide. There is a stripe for a "bike lane" but like most state laws, there no law that says I am restricted to it.

Having said that,...
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