Chicago bicyclists tutored on rules o...

Chicago bicyclists tutored on rules of the road

There are 482 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from Aug 21, 2008, titled Chicago bicyclists tutored on rules of the road. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

As more and more Chicagoans opt for bicycles over cars as their choice to navigate city streets, police and transportation officials launched an effort this week to make sure cyclists both new and old are aware ...

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Hikte Nuajiqo-Onuodeq

Woodridge, IL

#500 Aug 26, 2008
Oh, that's cute ... brush-off the responsibility onto the driver of the vehicle. WE are ALL using the road! Use common sense and courtesy. If you weren't such a hot-head, you wouldn't have nearly had that accident dumb@$$. Oh, but it's okay, you didn't get hit ... JUST nearly ... WOW! I question the mentality of people like you Gianna and Todd ... that's messed up. But, I know what is going on your mind, "Oh, now what? Traffic school for bike riders?!" "Tickets?!" "Violations?!" "Fines?!" "Against the law?!!!" I understand. A little too much uh? Well, we allowed you to used the streets and now you want us to blame the driver because some hot-head wanted to run the red light and was killed the second he was hit because of his stupidity? The biker isn't the pitty party anymore so obey the law and get over it. Are you afraid? Then use the sidewalk nextime. God, you people are so stupid but you have the right to be anyway isn't that right?

Chesapeake Beach, MD

#501 Sep 2, 2008
kathy wrote:
So does that mean as a car or motorcycle driver, it's okay for me to do?
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That was my original point of rebuttal to all the drivers complaining about the bikers not obeying the laws. Most drivers are breaking laws all the time (speeding, sliding through stop signs,etc)

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