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Old 11-12-2009, 10:51 AM   #9 (permalink)
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Ja, you're hosed . You can pull over on the downhills, but you wouldn't want to lose the momentum on uphills. Nothing much you can do there but maintain a reasonable speed that doesn't inconvenience too many people. CA has a law that requires slow traffic to pull over when there are five or more cars following you. CO may have something similar.
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