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Old 01-29-2014, 03:05 PM   #10
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Originally Posted by SilkMoneyLove View Post
RIP Rider.

I think the system we have in place for all drivers works.
More than 30,000 deaths on U.S. roads every year. It doesn't work.

Originally Posted by SilkMoneyLove View Post
If you are too old/careless to drive, usually you will get tickets and it will show on your record, or you will have accidents and it will show on your record. Until drivers screw up, they have a license to drive.
That is a reactive system and exactly why it doesn't work.

What driving a vehicle without proper training and licensing basically amounts to is handing everyone of age a loaded gun with no real training and telling them they can use it until they hurt or kill someone.

An automobile can be used to kill a lot of people, without the need to reload. Some people have figured that out.

Those are my thoughts on it, and I'll leave it at that.

Ride In Peace Sergeant Baldwin
If loud exhausts are what causes riding area closures, then a person who wanted to close areas to riding would just have to ride around with a loud exhaust.
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