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    Personally, I am sick to death of the following:

    • Groups of people who take up an entire stretch of pavement and walk incredibly slowly.
    • People who come towards you and then you have that awkward moment where you try to go in their direction and they try to go in your direction.
    • People who stop in the middle of the pavement to take a photo or engage in some other inane activity.
    • Mothers and/or fathers who treat their pushchair like a battering ram.
    • Cyclists on pavements.

    I say develop a highway code for pavements and print markings onto pavements. This would provide for a less chaotic and more efficient society. Why have we not done this yet?
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    (Original post by Lady Comstock)
    Personally, I am sick to death of the following:

    • Groups of people who take up an entire stretch of pavement and walk incredibly slowly.
    • People who come towards you and then you have that awkward moment where you try to go in their direction and they try to go in your direction.
    • People who stop in the middle of the pavement to take a photo or engage in some other inane activity.
    • Mothers and/or fathers who treat their pushchair like a battering ram.
    • Cyclists on pavements.

    I say develop a highway code for pavements and print markings onto pavements. This would provide for a less chaotic and more efficient society. Why have we not done this yet?
    Cycling on a pavement would me much safer, rather a cyclist bang into a pedestrian than a car ramming into a cyclist, no?
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    Supermarkets are the worse for slow walkers with awful spatial awareness.
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    Most of these problems may be avoided by following the rules of the road: keep on the left unless overtaking and pass other cars/people going the other way with them on your right.
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    (Original post by uthrauthrab.)
    Cycling on a pavement would me much safer, rather a cyclist bang into a pedestrian than a car ramming into a cyclist, no?
    No. cycle lanes are put there for a reason, if they want to get into a fight with a car that's their problem.
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    (Original post by MrKappa)
    Supermarkets are the worse for slow walkers with awful spatial awareness.
    oh my god yes, especially them really slow Tesco escalators and stupid fat lazy people simply can't walk but stand there #lazy****es
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    (Original post by Lady Comstock)
    Personally, I am sick to death of the following:

    • Groups of people who take up an entire stretch of pavement and walk incredibly slowly.
    • People who come towards you and then you have that awkward moment where you try to go in their direction and they try to go in your direction.
    • People who stop in the middle of the pavement to take a photo or engage in some other inane activity.
    • Mothers and/or fathers who treat their pushchair like a battering ram.
    • Cyclists on pavements.

    I say develop a highway code for pavements and print markings onto pavements. This would provide for a less chaotic and more efficient society. Why have we not done this yet?
    It should include banning Cyclists. As a pedestrian I don't want them being prats on the path, as a motorist I don't want them being prats on my road. Simplest solution: screw "ban the burqa", "ban the bike" is the way forwards.
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    (Original post by Manitude)
    Most of these problems may be avoided by following the rules of the road: keep on the left unless overtaking and pass other cars/people going the other way with them on your right.
    People are too stupid and/or ignorant to voluntarily follow the rules of the road on pavements. It needs to be done by way of new legislation.
 
 
 
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