Bike riding retards...

Bike riding retards...

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pirep

Auburn, AL

#1 Nov 13, 2011
I was driving down Wire Road and not to my surprise, I encountered another one of those pesky bicyclists. I seen one past the new bridge and once I got right at Chadwick Ln, I encountered a full retard rider. So I'm going 45-50 on the road and when I am 50 yards away from it, one of those pesky bicycle riding critters pulls out in front of me from Chadwick, he didn't even look. I had to stomp on my brakes in order to slow down to accommodate his stupidity.

I don't get it riders...is there some sort of smugness and entitlement that goes along with doing that, or does the activity just attract idiots?

Get this, firstly you need to follow the rules of the road. If you haven't noticed, the road has signage of instruction, just because you are saving a tree somewhere in the Amazon by your riding, doesn't give you the right to ride in front of me. What if I didn't react and killed him? I don't think the world would be much of a worse place, but it's not a hard concept to grasp.

I think that in order to ride a bike, you need to take a state standardized course on bicycling, have to get an endorsement on your license, and pay taxes to use the road and if that includes having to put a license plate on your Huffy, so be it...on top of all of it, you need to be able to maintain the speed limit to minus 10 mph; I am tired of you going 20 in a 55. If you cannot maintain the posted limit, ride on campus. Ride two abreast, not two 10 feet away.

I swear, they need to hold you to the same standards or make it legal to hit you. I would be fine either way.

“Want to know, go to Old Crow”

Since: Feb 11

Auburn, AL

#2 Nov 14, 2011
A start would be making this a cyclist's required reading- http://www.sharetheroadsafely.org/bicyclists/...
the crok kinsy cop

Dothan, AL

#3 Nov 21, 2011
pirep wrote:
I was driving down Wire Road and not to my surprise, I encountered another one of those pesky bicyclists. I seen one past the new bridge and once I got right at Chadwick Ln, I encountered a full retard rider. So I'm going 45-50 on the road and when I am 50 yards away from it, one of those pesky bicycle riding critters pulls out in front of me from Chadwick, he didn't even look. I had to stomp on my brakes in order to slow down to accommodate his stupidity.
I don't get it riders...is there some sort of smugness and entitlement that goes along with doing that, or does the activity just attract idiots?
Get this, firstly you need to follow the rules of the road. If you haven't noticed, the road has signage of instruction, just because you are saving a tree somewhere in the Amazon by your riding, doesn't give you the right to ride in front of me. What if I didn't react and killed him? I don't think the world would be much of a worse place, but it's not a hard concept to grasp.
I think that in order to ride a bike, you need to take a state standardized course on bicycling, have to get an endorsement on your license, and pay taxes to use the road and if that includes having to put a license plate on your Huffy, so be it...on top of all of it, you need to be able to maintain the speed limit to minus 10 mph; I am tired of you going 20 in a 55. If you cannot maintain the posted limit, ride on campus. Ride two abreast, not two 10 feet away.
I swear, they need to hold you to the same standards or make it legal to hit you. I would be fine either way.
well show you how fast he goes to the big show. hes got a black truck but maybe you may not drive like him. and see what they maybe say 1 day at circle city. dothan he maybe all most caused a big wreck. so dont do like he do you maybe in the newspaper to. pushed girlfrind in maybe 2005

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