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Old 12-14-2013, 10:25 AM   #31
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I think that some consideration should be given to senior citizens having restricted licenses at some point. Daylight driving only, no interstates etc... I am fairly young and I impose those types of restrictions on myself. I also think a shorter time between renewals should be considered after a certain age. In New York we get a new license every eight years, that's along time for an eighty year old.
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Old 12-14-2013, 10:40 AM   #32
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My point exactly Aunt Bea. Shrek scares the bejeebers out of me now, I need a Xanax to get in the car with him. He will need a new license next year when he is 68...add 7 years for the next one. He might listen to me about restricting his driving.
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Old 12-14-2013, 10:42 AM   #33
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My point exactly Aunt Bea. Shrek scares the bejeebers out of me now, I need a Xanax to get in the car with him. He will need a new license next year when he is 68...add 7 years for the next one. He might listen to me about restricting his driving.
Maybe a brake pedal on the passenger side, similar to a drivers ed car!
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Old 12-15-2013, 01:19 AM   #34
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Maybe a brake pedal on the passenger side, similar to a drivers ed car!
No, no, no! Those driving teachers are trained. Having some untrained person using the brakes could be very dangerous.
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Old 12-15-2013, 02:35 AM   #35
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...If I ever have to retake the written test, I'm doomed. I would need to read over the book, first. I know to stop at a red light or stop sign, stay on the right side of the road, pull over for an emergency vehicle...you know, the basics. And if I ever have to take a test behind the wheel I don't think I could parallel park or do a 3 point turn.....
That 3-point turn depends a lot on the turning ratio of the car. Himself swears my Sonata could turn around inside of herself! Yup, he's jealous.

Your comment made me think of this old bit from the sit-com "Taxi". Cracks me up every time!
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The SAAQ (which is the motor vehicle department in Quebec) had an online quiz. I got all the answers right, except two where I chose "I don't ride a bicycle." Hunh? How can that be wrong unless I lie and how would a website know that?
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Old 12-15-2013, 03:12 AM   #37
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The SAAQ (which is the motor vehicle department in Quebec) had an online quiz. I got all the answers right, except two where I chose "I don't ride a bicycle." Hunh? How can that be wrong unless I lie and how would a website know that?
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Then it should frelling well know that I don't ride a bicycle. Sure, I have a bicycle, but I haven't ridden since 1994.
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Old 12-15-2013, 03:20 AM   #39
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A yellow light means the guy behind me needs to stop!
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Here in Massachusetts, a yellow light means speed up and beat the light before it turns red. Just ask any driver.
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