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Thumbs down Which is more dangerous? - December 4, 2007, 11:37 AM

Guns in/around DC or MetroBuses?

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn...120302515.html

I bet they kill more people in more year, than any other public transportation system in the US does in 10 years, together.

You would figure with the professional looking driving gloves, most of them wear. They would be abit more accident-free.


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December 4, 2007, 01:09 PM

Is it the fault of the drivers or the pedestrians? I don't go down into the district much. Do they wander out into the streets without warning like they do in Baltimore? If so, then you can't really blame the drivers.


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December 4, 2007, 03:45 PM

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Is it the fault of the drivers or the pedestrians? I don't go down into the district much. Do they wander out into the streets without warning like they do in Baltimore? If so, then you can't really blame the drivers.
Yes, they walk as they they own the road, but you shouldn't shoot people for wandering into the street.
I've threatened to, but I've never actually done it.


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December 4, 2007, 04:33 PM

Anyone who is stupid enough to walk in front of a bus deserves to get hit. Not saying that I never jaywalk, but certainly not in front of a moving bus


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December 4, 2007, 04:47 PM

Twinbrook Metro, huh? I know someone who lives very close to that...

Poor guy probably never knew what hit him. ( I'm going to hell)


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December 5, 2007, 05:02 PM

DC Metro drivers do speed their asses off because they are usually late. I used to have a contract with them and several of their bus yards and that was like taking your life in your hands. They speed like they are autocrossing.
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December 5, 2007, 05:27 PM

Channel 7 just did a report on Metrobuses.There were over 2300 bus accidents from May 06 to May 07,seven people killed this year.I thought the cabbies were dangerous....


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December 5, 2007, 05:34 PM

My ex-wife is more dangerous than either of those.


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