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|20 hours 35 min ago||I guess you...||
|1 day 2 hours ago||Stated more accurately...||
Cars driving too fast on roads occupied by bicycles, pedestrians or other cars legally using the roadway is unsafe, reckless, and selfish.
|1 day 2 hours ago||Nope.||
Although I agree with your strategy on lane position, courts in Michigan and elsewhere have ruled that the middle of the lane may be "as far to the right as is practicable". It possible, but not safe, nor practicable, to hug the shoulder and encourage a vehicle to pass up safely in the same lane as is occupied by the bicycle. The vehicle code's avoidance of the word possible is intentional and meaningful. In Michigan and California, a bicycle in the middle of the lane to prevent an unsafe, in-lane pass by another vehicle is not in violation of the "impeding traffic" section of the code. This isn't true in certain states (like Idaho) where Delay of Five Vehicles is illegal irrespective of whether the bike or car has the right to be in the lane - if there are five vehicles behind you, you are required to pull over and let them pass when it is safe to do so.
|1 day 4 hours ago||Not true.||
A court can, and has suspended a dangerous cyclists privilege to use the road, and they don't do it by suspending your bicycle license, which is required in some municipalities just in order to combat bike theft. But it's worth pointing out that Los Angeles abandoned its bicycle registration program because it cost too much to run and was deemed to have no benefit except as a pretense for stop and search.
|1 day 9 hours ago||Why?||
Because hit and runs are an enormous issue with cyclists? Because high speed chases where bicycles elude police cars are so common? Because although road construction and maintenance is largely funded by property and sales taxes, cyclists should pay even more to subsidize the damage to roads caused by cars?
Yeah, not really any of those. Licensing and registration are requirements for cars for specific reasons, not because anyone that uses the public way in any manner needs to be licensed. You will note that we do not license and register pedestrians for all of the same reasons.
|1 day 9 hours ago||In Southern California...||
...riding a bicycle on a sidewalk is legal in Santa Monica and the City of Los Angeles, but illegal in Beverly Hills. It varies here on a city by city basis, which was also my experience living in the NE.
|1 day 10 hours ago||Nope.||
The mere act of "riding as far to the right as practicable" per MCV 257.660a which can in fact be the middle of the lane in cases where the lane isn't large enough for a car to overtake a bicycle safely is not illegal, nor is any slowing of vehicles behind the bicycle.
|1 day 10 hours ago||There are some exceptions...||
...but more often than not, you are correct.
|1 day 10 hours ago||Exactly.||
I don't like taking the lane, but when the alternative is creating an insufficient space between me and incoming traffic that someone with a buckeye bumper sticker will try and squeeze through putting me in the ditch... we'll, I'm going to go ahead and take the lane.
|3 days 4 hours ago||No. You can't leave mgoblog.||
But you can check out any time you like.
|4 days 23 hours ago||He sits out that year...||
...and it's likely he never gets tripped by his labrador and falls down the stairs.
|4 days 23 hours ago||Dunno||
One is trading the temporary suffering of transitioning to independent adulthood for more permanent aches pains that are the inevitable result of playing football. I'm sure he will make the best decision for him.
|4 days 23 hours ago||Fine||
Royal Crown Cola?
|5 days 4 hours ago||Pretty sure||
...the Halo was also installed vertically on the Space Spiral down there for a few years.
|5 days 6 hours ago||During Frank Barbour's||
...first season, someone in the AD's office made a deal with the Excelsior Macaroni Company. Super regrettable.
|1 week 6 days ago||You forgot...||
U.S. News. That ranking gets posted at least once a week.
|1 week 6 days ago||That's only fair.Their...||
...law school is propping up the academic reputation of the entire SEC conference.
|1 week 6 days ago||Franklin...||
...should not be trying to outsmart anyone
|2 weeks 2 days ago||Allowed...||
...but encouraged to restrict themselves to the sections of mgoblog where users don't stand during second downs.
|2 weeks 5 days ago||Also...||
...allows participation from students enrolled in a university without any affiliation to that university'a team, or amateurs not going to school at all. This obviously doesn't apply to the case in the OP's query, but it's common for high caliber athletes at schools with poor programs to opt out of running for the team, maintain their own coach, and compete as unattached.
|2 weeks 6 days ago||And...||
...the charming Richie Incognito.
|3 weeks 4 days ago||The real innovator...||
...is the guy who proposes baseball in an ice rink.
|3 weeks 5 days ago||That hammer...||
...was named Jim Harbaugh.
|4 weeks 2 days ago||Never got a chance...||
...to try the right cross-promotion. It's sucks to realize that if the fans had given his macaroni noodle one more season we would have been in the national championship game.
|4 weeks 5 days ago||I take it...||
...you are an MGoAttorney?
|5 weeks 6 days ago||Spammy...||
...vacation spammer is spammy: http://mgoblog.com/users/islapoppy1
|5 weeks 6 days ago||There's...||
...less robbery related violence and kidnapping in the South, but a whole lot of smuggling and organized crime fills the gap and results in the sort of stuff you only think about happening in Chicago during prohibition.
When I was there, there was an armored car robbery right in front of our office during daylight hours, a guy was executed in his hospital bed a couple blocks away in some sort of white collar crime score settling, and someone stole an armored personal carrier from the local national guard armory. It's an amazing place, but every major office building and apartment has a dude in body armor with a tactical shotgun standing in front of it, and one gets the impression that you could find yourself in a scenario out of Grand Theft Auto without trying very hard.
|5 weeks 6 days ago||Mercosul...||
In Portuguese, professor... which happens to be the official language of Brasil. Guess you have some experience that exceeds mine in Porto Alegre.
[Edit: To clarify, I'm not making any statement about the efficacy of gun regulation, just correcting a point of fact. Individuals may obtain a license for a semi-automatic handgun of up to .38 without too much difficulty. It is incorrect to suggest that handguns are banned (no private individual may have one).]
|5 weeks 6 days ago||Regulated||
Not banned. And because of Mercosul open borders many firearms exported from Brazil to Paraguay are illegally reimported.
|5 weeks 6 days ago||Is there some indication...||
...that this robbery occurred underwater?