[*BCM*] Take a hint
androidqueen at gmail.com
Thu Sep 1 08:40:00 EDT 2005
personally, i'm using this list to help me decide whether CM is
something i'd like to be a part of.
On 9/1/05, contraelolvido at riseup.net <contraelolvido at riseup.net> wrote:
> >some of us think more enforcement of bike traffic laws is in order and
> >some do not. that's fine. but we should remember that,
> >fundamentally, we're on the same side here
> See, I don't think this is the case at all. As far as I'm concerned,
> anyone who wants cops to crack down on biker's more is about as
> bike-friendly as a drunk ape driving an SUV. But seriously, we've already
> argued that point to death here.
> I ride critical mass because it makes me feel safe biking in numbers, and
> that feeling helps me get through the rest of the month when i bike alone.
> But that isn't why the next guy rides, and I like that. We all bring what
> we want to the ride, and take what we need from it (dare I say it is
> communistic?). Making it a 'protest' of this or that, or having
> cheerleaders for this or that takes away from this.
> I'm also confused as to the purpose of this list. I would guess that maybe
> a half of the people on it don't regularly come to critical mass, and that
> less than a tenth of the people who do come even know about it.
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