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Drivers: DON’T STOP!

This is the first entry in a new category called “Pet Peeves”.

Since I started riding seriously there are some behaviors I’ve encountered that really annoy me.

First on the list … drivers that stop in the middle of an intersection to let a bike rider cross the street.

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WBEZ Traffic made me laugh

I was listening to WBEZ this morning and the traffic report came on … The reporter indicated that a particular road was very icy, but the city was sending out a salt truck to “make it better”.

Immediately the Beatles song “Hey Jude” popped into my head with slightly altered lyrics …

“… take a salt truck … and make it better …”

OK, yeah, I am easily amused.

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