November 22, 2007
Civil Discourse on the Road: Educate, Do Not Aggravate
In a follow-up to our postings of the other day (Idiots, Assholes and Other Upstanding Sharers of the Road.), Gwadzilla makes a very important point:
we all must remember in the battle between the car and the bicycle
the car is a superior weapon.
He suggests blowing kisses or, at least, using ALL 5 FINGERS, when you sweetly wave. ;-D
In retrospect, I think he's right.
Consider this: Road Rage among motorists is considered one of our National Pasttimes, and sometimes the folks indulging do so armed.
In 2008 I may try something inspired by this picture:
I'm thinking of puttting those words on the back of a T-Shirt, with my Blog URL under them, and see what sorts of responses I get. ;-D
And I'm going to be more watchful and careful in my own cycling, too.
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Sure, Kiril, use all five fingers...for emphasis.
Posted by: Ed W | Nov 22, 2007 2:26:49 PM
Um, hee, hee. ;-D
Posted by: Kiril, The Cycling Dude | Dec 5, 2007 2:56:39 PM