Why can't (or won't) people drive decently...

This is a discussion on Why can't (or won't) people drive decently... within the A Brief History of Cprogramming.com forums, part of the Community Boards category; Originally Posted by SirNot In the Netherlands it's the bikes you have to worry about. Not only are they more ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by SirNot
    In the Netherlands it's the bikes you have to worry about. Not only are they more aggressive than cars, but they also have the right of way. Not a very pleasant combination when travelling through small, city streets.
    That shouldn't be a problem, people splat easier than cars.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ancient Dragon
    I drive about 20 miles each way to work every day, so riding a man-powered bike is out of the question.
    Why is it? I'm sure your wife of 43 years would appreciate some muscles, if the topography of your route is relatively flat. If you go to work on a mountainside however...

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