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Bmwstylz 10-22-2007 08:54 PM

How often do you Run Red Lights?
 
Just curious... you know.. its 11pm. at a quiet local intersection, look left, look right - no cars for 1km each way.

Do you sit and wait for 2-3 minutes, or do you just say whatt the ****? and just go.

Lately i've been doing the former a lot more. (especially on my bike which never trips the light sensors)

It saves both time and gas and the environment. The affect on traffic safety / society is nil.

as an aside - in Halifax, come midnight or so, most of the lights turn into flashing red "stop signs" -its a pretty good idea.

:cool:

uber e36 10-22-2007 08:56 PM

I never have. It makes sense when "no one" is around... but I guess I'm a chump.

Also in Calgary, a lot of lights turn into flashing yellow/red on weekends or low traffic times.

///Milan 10-22-2007 08:58 PM

If no one sees me run a red light, did i run a red light?

europrince 10-22-2007 08:59 PM

^^ haha i like that

myndgone 10-22-2007 10:38 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Red Baron328 (Post 1069043)
If no one sees me run a red light, did i run a red light?

Big Brother is always watching....*no-no*



Never done it!

e30_kid89 10-22-2007 11:07 PM

Lol im a wuss....I just make a right, u-turn, then another right:D

markw 10-22-2007 11:42 PM

Never have

Boots R 10-22-2007 11:45 PM

I don't even slow down. I speed up.

the faster I go through the intersection, the quicker i'm through.




Plus, i'm chameleon, so I blend in, and cops don't even notice anything happened.

europrince 10-22-2007 11:52 PM

^ in your current car colour??? :D

Simby 10-22-2007 11:56 PM

Never have. Not worth the risk that a cop is there that one time!

kurupt_k 10-23-2007 12:40 AM

never

diezel06turk 10-23-2007 12:48 AM

ya i never do it either, i just pump the music n wait till green

Sa///M3 10-23-2007 01:08 AM

I've done it once or twice, but that was only after sitting at the light for a couple of minutes (at really small intersections)... It's not really worth the risk.

Btw, watch out for red light cameras if you DO run the red light.

someguy 10-23-2007 01:21 AM

nope...but there is ONE intersection where the light literally takes 4-5 mins, so if there is nobody there, i take a right pull a u-turn:D

JMW 10-23-2007 03:59 AM

tat time of night im prob comin home from a club..when its late..soo ill get a lil road head while the light is red..

red light districk...
see conspiracy


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