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This sums up what a lot of people think. Throwing it out there.
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Started this discussion. Last reply by John Wilson 6.0 Jun 13, 2016.

 

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Cooper Hofstad replied to Jim Reho's discussion Which way is the wind really blowing?
"I'd agree with that second paragraph re kids . . .  between that and the hyper-focus on organized activities and filling a kid's day with every possible activity under the sun, it's no wonder they can't enjoy the simple…"
Tuesday
Cooper Hofstad replied to Jeremy's discussion Dickens bike greenway
"Does that happen?  We bike and walk with our kids to Oscar Mayer and I don't recall cars blowing stop signs being a problem.  Perhaps at the times I go, it's not."
May 31
Cooper Hofstad replied to Jeremy's discussion Dickens bike greenway
"Got it - and thanks."
May 31
Cooper Hofstad replied to Jeremy's discussion Dickens bike greenway
"Right, no I get that.  Sorry not clear.  I meant more from the perspective of - "is a street with constant stop signs the best place for a major east/west thoroughfare," especially when it can be such a pedestrian-heavy area from…"
May 31
Cooper Hofstad replied to Jeremy's discussion Dickens bike greenway
"What, if anything, would be done to address the fact that Dickens has a stop sign at almost every corner from Halsted to Clybourn . . . particularly since it's a popular route en route to Oscar Mayer, St. Clements (I think), St. Josephat, and…"
May 31
Cooper Hofstad replied to Yasmeen's discussion Riding Songs... Chime in!
"Along these lines - "Satyagraha," Seven Seconds."
May 2
Cooper Hofstad replied to clp's discussion California crash
"Ahhh, I was thinking more in the "revenge" sense."
Apr 26
Cooper Hofstad replied to clp's discussion California crash
"Nothing more or less than pedestrians; church-, synagogue-, or mosque-goers; kids in schools; people in their own home; people at restaurants, etc. can do.  This isn't a cycling issue, unfortunately."
Apr 25
Cooper Hofstad replied to Yasmeen's discussion Mayoral Candidates - Who Is Bike Savvy? Thoughts?
"At 9:15 in my precinct, I was number 39. Hope lots of early voting."
Apr 2
Cooper Hofstad replied to Bike Lane Uprising's discussion Passenger of SUV blocking bike lane throws liquid on cyclists
"I'm sorry that you feel my legal skills are subpar, and I'd encourage you not to hire me (though I admit, my day job isn't "message board policeman"). Since you asked and assuming it wasn't rhetorical, here's my…"
Mar 21
Cooper Hofstad replied to Bike Lane Uprising's discussion Passenger of SUV blocking bike lane throws liquid on cyclists
"All very correct, and all very beside the point.For example: fam·i·ly val·ues noun.  Values held to be traditionally learned or reinforced within a family, such as those of high moral standards and discipline. See also -…"
Mar 21
Cooper Hofstad replied to Bike Lane Uprising's discussion Passenger of SUV blocking bike lane throws liquid on cyclists
"It's not that I can "prove it," or that there's some legal standard that makes some racist.  If you think it's OK to refer to African-Americans as "these people" and assume they are "packing heat"…"
Mar 21
Cooper Hofstad replied to Bike Lane Uprising's discussion Passenger of SUV blocking bike lane throws liquid on cyclists
"Yes, to both of you."
Mar 20
Cooper Hofstad replied to Bike Lane Uprising's discussion Passenger of SUV blocking bike lane throws liquid on cyclists
"Wow.  "These people" and assuming "packing heat."  I see that our indignation over disparate treatment as cyclists doesn't extend to, say, race."
Mar 18
Cooper Hofstad replied to Yasmeen's discussion What's this doing in the bike lane?
"There are others who are likely better at that than I am - including, obviously, you, who have those handy links.  I stick within my own lane (pun sort of intended) and do what I do.  Thank you for circulating those."
Mar 6
Cooper Hofstad replied to Yasmeen's discussion What's this doing in the bike lane?
"As a lawyer, allow me to give the unsolicited, generalized advice that I wouldn't admit to felonious assault on a public message board."
Mar 5

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