The 2nd Womble wrote:If its a law, for chemists sake just obey it.
That is an extremely poor argument. History and the present is fully of BAD laws. I doubt you obey every law applicable to cyclists. The bell is a typical one many cyclists break.
The 2nd Womble wrote:What harm is there is being the bigger man? Someone has to be, and yet half in here are waiting for the other guy to make the first move. It's puerile in the extreme.
Now you seem to be making this into a competition or a war. I'm not sure how stopping at an empty intersection makes you a bigger man.
The 2nd Womble wrote:And yes, every day I drive AND ride I do my utmost to obey the road rules. Why? Because its one less Richardhead for everyone else to contend with. Shock horror if everyone did likewise we'd all be fine.
I'm sorry but this is simply false. Following road rules wont ensure the safety of cyclists!