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Old 16.08.2013, 11:27
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Re: How the swiss deal with incorrect behavior from strangers

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... For the 200 or so meters it was going to take me to get to a different street, I was willing to risk the road.
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I am ALL about safety when running...
hmm... So not all about safety.
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Old 16.08.2013, 13:33
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Re: How the swiss deal with incorrect behavior from strangers

If you must run on the road, I hope you have the good sense of running on the very side and facing oncoming traffic so YOU can get out of the way of the texting or still half-asleep driver headed your way.
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Old 16.08.2013, 14:29
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Re: How the swiss deal with incorrect behavior from strangers

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hmm... So not all about safety.
You really think there is an issue with running on a residential street at 630am for 200m? Really?

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If you must run on the road, I hope you have the good sense of running on the very side and facing oncoming traffic so YOU can get out of the way of the texting or still half-asleep driver headed your way.
Yep. And (off topic), did you see that Werner Herzog short on texting and driving? Not for the squeamish

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Old 16.08.2013, 14:37
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Yep. And (off topic), did you see that Werner Herzog short on texting and driving? Not for the squeamish

Yup. Made me cry and then angry and then cry and so on. I despise people who text and drive and have been known to honk at them (where there is very little risk of them causing an accident when they invariable swerve because they jump from being torn out of their selfish little idiot bubble), which is also not permitted but I don't give a rats behind. Texting while your vehicle is moving should lead to an immediate six month ban. And phoning while driving needs to become a lot more expensive and also lead to a ban for repeat offenders.
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Old 23.10.2015, 13:35
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Re: How the swiss deal with incorrect behavior from strangers

hmmmm...I realized a bit too late that i was breaking some social "laws" here. then again i am rather large and intimidating looking, so i havent had anyone shout or try correct me...except the one old lady that nearly jumped in front of my car waving the umbrella looking all crazy...it took me a while to realize that she was actually being very helpful as i accidentally was driving down a one way street thats reserved for public transport...oh well...

on a side note, what is the law when it comes to gym attire...i usually go to gym on a tram in a tracksuit and then jog/run back home with a small backpack, but i have been given a few odd stares from people in the said tram...
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Old 23.10.2015, 14:43
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.i usually go to gym on a tram in a tracksuit and then jog/run back home with a small backpack, but i have been given a few odd stares from people in the said tram...
The small backpack is a hint: staring guys were hitting on you, staring women were saddened by the waste for them.
Keep up the good job at the gym.
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Old 23.10.2015, 14:53
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on a side note, what is the law when it comes to gym attire...i usually go to gym on a tram in a tracksuit and then jog/run back home with a small backpack, but i have been given a few odd stares from people in the said tram...
You are not breaking any law here .... if they give you odd stares is because they have dirty minds.
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Old 15.11.2015, 17:42
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Noticed that, yet I think it achieves a greater good.
So, what will you be selling???? Seeing your replies it must be that
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