Thursday, July 30, 2009
The Wall Street Journal says deals closed so far will be honored. Lets hope so...
5th (Latest) update from Monitor Managing Editor Carol Clark. LAPD has wrapped up its investigation and turned it over to the District Attorney for further examination. Check out Carol Clark's site for updates.
From another site, not sure who this person is, but there seems to be an ongoing progress report on the cyclist's recovery here.
Monday, July 27, 2009
Monday, July 13, 2009
During that time I had abundant opportunity to watch motorists. I would qualitatively estimate that at least half and probably closer to two-thirds blew the blinking red light when making the right turn from Jemez into the VAP area. Some even did this with a cop stationed at the light. Some barely slowed down.
One guy who I stopped looked at me in disbelief when I asked him why he ran a stop sign. Guess he forgot what a blinking red means:
A flashing RED traffic light means the same as a stop sign. You must come to a full stop and then may proceed when it is safe to do so.
So next time someone tries to single out cyclists as being particularly averse to obeying the law, I suggest they not throw too many stones. The problem is bigger than cyclists.
Just wish I had an assistant with a laptop to write all the numbers down.
Saturday, July 11, 2009
Just be careful out there, folks.
League mourns the loss of Bruce Rosar
In a statement issued today on behalf of the League of American Bicyclists’ board of directors, board chair Amanda Eichstaedt said, “I am terribly sad to announce the death of Bruce Rosar earlier today in Apex, North Carolina; he was killed in a collision with an automobile. Bruce was elected to the League’s national board in March 2008 and as recently as late June had traveled to