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  •  Locally 37 in a 25 will get you pulled over. (4+ / 0-)

    Even in a new expensive car.

    •  How about 25.001 in a 25 if you are black? (1+ / 0-)
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      codairem

      In some neighborhoods, simply driving at night while black is a good enough reason for the local police to pull you over, no matter how expensive your car is, no matter if you are driving at the speed limit, and no matter if you have not committed any other traffic violations. YMMV, depending ...

      Eradicate magical thinking

      by Zinman on Sun Mar 24, 2013 at 10:06:17 PM PDT

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      •  Certainly, and that's a huge problem. (0+ / 0-)

        What's NOT a problem is vigorous enforcement of traffic laws where traffic calming and suppression of aggressive driving is very much in the best interests of area residents.

        "The extinction of the human race will come from its inability to EMOTIONALLY comprehend the exponential function." -- Edward Teller

        by lgmcp on Mon Mar 25, 2013 at 09:45:28 AM PDT

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