That's a thought. I don't own a motorcycle that wouldn't outrun "Gomer in
his big truck" but the Spridget is another story... ;-)
A 911 call to report a reckless driver...? Its worked for me before....
On Wed, Aug 5, 2009 at 6:27 PM, Larry Daniels <firstname.lastname@example.org>wrote:
> Jim Johnson wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 5, 2009 at 3:30 PM, <email@example.com>
> I finally had enough and exited the highway. Anyone have any
> suggestion for dealing with these people?
> Old motorcyclist's trick. Carry a little bag of large ball bearings. Enough
> to fill your hand. Motion the guy to back off. If he doesn't toss all the
> ball bearings over your shoulder.
> Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I am
> sure about the former. - Albert Einstein
> I've heard of that technique for years -- at first while riding a
> motorcycle, too. Actually, the first time I heard it, the story was to toss
> old used spark plugs. Then I thought about the possible results of this
> action. One is that the clown gets a clue and backs off. Another is that
> Gomer in his big truck gets pissed off and runs your sorry ass over on your
> bike or Spridget.
> Good Idea? Uh, maybe not.
> Just pull over to the side of the road and let the mutt pass you.
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