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Old March 26th 05, 04:52 PM
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"Mike Vandeman" wrote in message
From: "john hurwitz"
Subject: radar
Date: Wed, 16 Mar 2005 22:00:32 -0800

Yeah, piano wire is a little harsh, particularly because I think Jim is
about me.
What is fun about mountain biking? Exercise and fitness--yes. Enjoying
outdoors and the natural environment-yes. But it is also the thrill of
your bike. Testing your skills by going faster than 15 mph on occasion is
of this fun. Most of us do it. I do, but I try and do it in a safe and
controlled manner. I don't speed around blind corners, and I ride
depending on the day of the week and the preserve I am in.
If I get a ticket I try and think of it as the cost of my hobby of
biking. I don't know how I can do things differently. Sometimes you
can't keep
your speed under the limit. The terrain is too steep. Is it right that
this is
where they put up a speed trap? I refuse to limit my riding to their
definition of what is acceptable. I will continue to be safe and
but I'm also gonna have a little fun on occasion and brake a couple laws,
but do
so a safely as I can. Most of us do the same thing on the road. Do you
go the spped limit on the freeway?
It's the way it is. My creedo: do the best you can, try and get along,
some fun with out hurting others.


I am working on creating wildlife habitat that is off-limits to
humans ("pure habitat"). Want to help? (I spent the previous 8
years fighting auto dependence and road construction.)


Environmentalist openly shows his ignorance


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