Re: Re: The Velibs are coming?
Well that’s pretty preposterous if the case alright. Give with one hand and take with the other?
As regards Fallon & Byrne, the jibe was half targeted at ctesiphon in the first place, in expectation of a irritated retort ;). I’m not one that subscribes to inverse snobbery.
If there is one concern about the bikes and their potential danger, it is that people who rarely if ever cycle will subscribe to them with carefree abandon in the scheme’s infancy. Of course the concept will mature on the populace pretty quickly, but there is a lingering element of doubt about the effect of handing over the not dissimilar equivalent of 450 sets of keys to provisional licence-holders – from all roadusers’ perspective.