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Well, I've seen it like that on the Autobahn (and often enough too ): ), but where the traffic thins out and the speed limits drop away, it's a whole different ballgame. That's when the reps, execs and other assorted road warriors start showing off what their Mercs and Beemers can do.

The fact is that what we're experiencing right now is a top-down disaster. -Paul Krugman
by dvx (dvx.clt št gmail dotcom) on Thu May 18th, 2006 at 12:56:47 PM EST
The number of people injured in traffic accidents has dropped from 600.000 in 1970 to 200.000 in 2002. The number of people killed has dropped from 22.000 to 6.000, of those 4.000 were killed in cars and on motorbikes.



"The USA appears destined by fate to plague America with misery in the name of liberty." Simon Bolivar, Caracas, 1819

by Ritter on Fri May 19th, 2006 at 06:03:32 PM EST
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AT the same time (1970 - 2001) the amount of individual car transport in billion km per annum has doubled from 350 to 700 bn km.



"The USA appears destined by fate to plague America with misery in the name of liberty." Simon Bolivar, Caracas, 1819

by Ritter on Fri May 19th, 2006 at 06:10:29 PM EST
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