2007-08-11

Little Known State Laws

All motorists must honk before passing another car, bicyclist, skater, and even a skateboarder. * You cannot pump your own gas. * It is against the law for a man to knit during the fishing season. * It is against the law to "frown" at a ...
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Iraq Operations Update

US soldiers in Baghdad pursued and detained a bicyclist transporting bomb-making materials on his bike. www.globalsecurity.org/military/library/news/2007/...
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Bicycle Accident Lawyers

Studies show that a bicyclist is fatally injured every 6 hours, and nearly one million children are injured in bicycle related accidents every year. Collisions with automobiles result in a minor share of those accidents and yet result ...
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EMS Discussion :: RE: Christian's in the Field

Author: DwayneEMTB Posted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 11:49 pm (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 52 NYC-EMS, nobody here is soapbox crazy about censoring art, or thought, or controversial subjects...but surely you can see that the vid upset some people. ...
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EMS Discussion :: RE: Christian's in the Field

Author: pacman Posted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 10:45 pm (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 52 I can be a pretty liberal guy and all, but that video was just repugnantly offensive. I don't care what religion it would have been about, it served no purpose. ...
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What do you get when you cross a Paramedic with a Navy Seal?

A Pararescue Jumper or PJ. This is what I was training to become before I met my wife and had my little munchkin. I decided that I didn't want to be away from my family. The PJ's are an elite group ...
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EMS Discussion :: RE: PLEASE READ!!!!

Author: DwayneEMTB Posted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 11:38 pm (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 2 Prayers and best wishes from the Womack's in Colorado. Dwayne. "We don't rent pigs." 'Lonesome Dove'
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EMS Discussion :: RE: Working for minimum wage in EMS: Why?

whit72 wrote:. Dust wrote: You're not an untapped resource. It sounds to me like you are being used for exactly what you are good for: performing mundane skills-based tasks so that licensed professionals can be freed to focus on more ...
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I don’t know jokes; I just watch the government and report the facts

His statement rang false to Queens paramedic Marvin Bethea, who said he suffered a stroke, posttraumatic stress disorder and breathing problems after responding to the attacks. "I personally find that very, very insulting," he said. ...
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EMS Discussion :: PLEASE READ!!!!

Author: brock8024 Subject: PLEASE READ!!!! Posted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 10:23 pm (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 2 Ron Schmidt, EMT-P, RN (Mercy Medic 246) was critically injured in a motorcycle accident this evening in south OKC. ...
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Meet and Greet :: RE: Hello new guy here from Mechanicsburg PA

Author: angelbaby1414 Posted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 11:59 pm (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 5 Welcome mustang emt, from yet another PA (and NJ) EMT.
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EMS Discussion :: RE: Working for minimum wage in EMS: Why?

Author: scaramedic Posted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 11:12 pm (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 50. Ridryder 911 wrote:. We are supposed to have refreshers, and CEU's but I see so many write offs, and coffee cup CEU's. R/r 911 ...
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ALS Care :: RE: Etomidate for intubation?

Author: paramedicmike Posted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 10:07 pm (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 21 Etomidate only for a facilitated intubation can be a good thing. But I really hesitate to use it alone without the possibility of paralyitcs to follow. ...
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logan village loop

Click here to view this route. This route passes through: start, finish. Tagged with: Onroad, Intermediate, Low traffic, Urban, Rural, Touring. Length: 52.74km / 32.96mi. View recent routes in: Australia » Queensland » Brisbane ...
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Bay Area bicycle news

He founded the East Bay Bicycle Coalition 35 years ago to make the Bay Area more bicycle friendly and continued his advocacy until his death. For insights into his life and spirit, see these old letters from the San Francisco Chronicle: ...
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Parkwood to Tumbulgum Round Trip

Click here to view this route. Tagged with: Onroad, Steep, Low traffic, Rural, Scenic. Length: 121.87km / 76.17mi. View recent routes in: Australia » Queensland » Gold Coast. View all routes from mccourto.
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SAT (Festival): Bicycle Music Festival

Festival - Sat 8.11 (10:30am-11:30pm)
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Toronto Bicycle Film Festival

About a year ago we were talking to Benny Zenga about putting together the Bicycle Film Festival in Toronto. Truth is, we got frantically busy importing Dutch bikes and accessories and Benny just went ahead and did it. ...
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Medium length Route

Click here to view this route. Tagged with: Recreational, Onroad, Scenic, Touring. Length: 29.14km / 18.21mi. View recent routes in: Australia » Queensland » Toowoomba. View all routes from gjb977.
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RiverGorgeLast27Miles

Click here to view this route. Length: 43.34km / 27.09mi. View recent routes in: United States » Tennessee » Chattanooga. View all routes from king0mtn.
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Anti/global traffic taming

A bicycle caravan -- with the theme, Money or Life -- travels 500 miles across Europe to join protests in Prague against the International Monetary Fund and World Bank. The goal is to create a mobile utopian community which will be a ...
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motorized bicycle

Topic: Tools & Power Equipment Posted By: buddy207 Post Time: Aug 10, 2007 at 08:32 PM.
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Bicycle Accident Lawyers

By Alison Cole Over the past couple of decades, bicycle riding has increased dramatically. A lot of people use bicycles as their main mode of transport. The popularity of bicycle riding can be attributed to congested roadways, ...
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F rster nabs German Tour opener

"This is an important win for us as a team". German cyclist Robert Frster was delighted to give his Gerolsteiner team a winning start to the Tour of Germany when he won the opening stage in Saarbrcken Friday. via Velonews.
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Tim Krabbe's "The Rider"

Like many novellas, it follows a single, lone protagonist, in this case the cyclist, Krabbe, as he competes in the 137km Tour de Mont Aigoual. As I began reading, the Tour de France commenced in England, so to read of the struggle ...
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Man in car slashes female cyclist's leg in Kanagawa

SAITAMA -- A man riding in a car suddenly slashed a cyclist here as they passed each other Friday night, police said.
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Pondering my weekend riding

As much as I love being on the bike, I know that I need the occasional time off. Non-cycling friends will want to hang out, social opportunities will arise that make getting on the bike difficult to schedule…and I'll have to pick. ...
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Making mountains out of hills

So I was delighted to find this quote from Brad Huff, a champion cyclist, in the most recent Missouri Life magazine:. Down in the Ozarks, the roads are some of the greatest to ride in the nation…And even though we don't have mountains, ...
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cycling’s uphill struggle

It didn't help that Floyd Landis, the American cyclist who won the following Tour de France after Armstrong's departure, is still stuck in a battle to clear his name after tests showed that he doped to win the 2006 race. ...
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Day Around The Bay

Truck kills cyclist in Oakland. [Indy Bay]. -- Motorcycle race turns deadly. No kidding. [Chron]. -- Newsom to endorse Clinton. [San Jose Merc, ABC 7]. -- Contra Costa teens to be tried as adults. [Chron] ...
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Cars: Insert Bad Pun About Driving And Madness Here

Bike riding comes at your own risk as drivers have no idea how to deal with a cyclist and there are no friendly bike lanes. Walking. Auckland is one of the most spread-out cities on the planet, so walking is generally out unless you ...
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Vehicle Accident - Asia - India

Thirty-five people, including 25 schoolchildren, were injured today when the bus carrying them veered out of control and overturned while trying to avoid a cyclist near here. The bus, was on its way to Hemkunt Public School when a ...
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8/10/2007: Sports: Cyclist pushes it to the limit

You've probably heard the saying "you never forget how to ride a bike." True enough, but most people learn to pedal on the driveway as children before hitting the open road. Not so with Bruno Rodi, who skipped the training-wheel stage. ...
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High Tech Gear :: RE: Light up the eyes

Author: tskstorm Posted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 10:41 pm (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 3 dunno i just looked up the light when i saw the post and found it cheaper thought i might help out.
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EMS Discussion :: RE: Christian's in the Field

Author: DwayneEMTB Posted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 11:49 pm (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 52 NYC-EMS, nobody here is soapbox crazy about censoring art, or thought, or controversial subjects...but surely you can see that the vid upset some people. ...
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EMS Discussion :: RE: Christian's in the Field

Author: pacman Posted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 10:45 pm (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 52 I can be a pretty liberal guy and all, but that video was just repugnantly offensive. I don't care what religion it would have been about, it served no purpose. ...
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EMS Discussion :: RE: PLEASE READ!!!!

Author: DwayneEMTB Posted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 11:38 pm (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 2 Prayers and best wishes from the Womack's in Colorado. Dwayne. "We don't rent pigs." 'Lonesome Dove'
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EMS Discussion :: RE: Working for minimum wage in EMS: Why?

whit72 wrote:. Dust wrote: You're not an untapped resource. It sounds to me like you are being used for exactly what you are good for: performing mundane skills-based tasks so that licensed professionals can be freed to focus on more ...
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ALS Care :: RE: Etomidate for intubation?

Author: paramedicmike Posted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 10:07 pm (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 21 Etomidate only for a facilitated intubation can be a good thing. But I really hesitate to use it alone without the possibility of paralyitcs to follow. ...
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EMS Discussion :: PLEASE READ!!!!

Ron Schmidt, EMT-P, RN (Mercy Medic 246) was critically injured in a motorcycle accident this evening in south OKC. Ron worked for EMSA before going to Mercy EMS and is currently working at Presby as a RN. He is in extremely critical ...
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Meet and Greet :: RE: Hello new guy here from Mechanicsburg PA

Author: angelbaby1414 Posted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 11:59 pm (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 5 Welcome mustang emt, from yet another PA (and NJ) EMT.
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EMS Discussion :: RE: Working for minimum wage in EMS: Why?

Author: scaramedic Posted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 11:12 pm (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 50. Ridryder 911 wrote:. We are supposed to have refreshers, and CEU's but I see so many write offs, and coffee cup CEU's. R/r 911 ...
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EMT School

My Application is in the mail. I should start EMT school on August 20th. I have been talking about it for so long and wanting to take the class and I am finally getting to do it. I am very excited and...
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Re: jasch objects updated

Thanks for the update. One small issue: it seems the bspline object is missing from the UB download. Cheers Brad On 10-Aug-07, at 5:49 PM, jasch wrote: > > announcing the release of the 0.4 version of the jasch objects, ...
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New York Tomorrow!

Leaving tomorrow morning for New York! I have design job for which ill be staying in the Hamptons for a week…ill post pictures! Unfortunately i cant bring my bicycle. We will see if i have a nervous breakdown without it. ...
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F rster nabs German Tour opener

"This is an important win for us as a team". German cyclist Robert Frster was delighted to give his Gerolsteiner team a winning start to the Tour of Germany when he won the opening stage in Saarbrcken Friday. via Velonews.
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Discovery Channel cycling team disbands

The Lance Armstrong era in cycling is over. Citing fractious leadership in the sport, constant doping allegations and the struggles of finding a new sponsor, Armstrong and the owners of his former Discovery Channel team said Friday the ...
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CYCLING: Discovery Channel team will disband

The Lance Armstrong era in cycling is over.
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Discovery Channel cycling team disbands.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/other_sports/cycling/6940614.stm Too much doping. Just waiting to see if mountain bikes manage to totally kill off road bikes. Read and post comments | Send to a friend.
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cycling’s uphill struggle

If the most successful and disciplined team in professional cycling's history is disbanding due to a failure to find sponsors to underwrite them, is there hope for the lesser teams? More crucially, is there hope for professional cycling ...
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