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Old 05-04-2011, 08:42 PM   #43 (permalink)
zonker
50 mpg Fiat 500 Project
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Temecula, CA
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'99 Ford ZX2 S/R - zonker - '99 Ford Escort ZX2 S/R
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Originally Posted by Bill in Houston View Post
it's part of our culture of fear, and imagined safety. we need giant vehicles to protect us. we need to take our kids to school because so many kids get kidnapped by strangers while walking to school. also part of our culture of spoiling kids, and wanting to hold on to them forever, rather than releasing them into the world. sigh.
Yep - if you see a couple kids walking on a sidewalk to the store, you just assume they are poor or homeless and their parents don't care for them LOL
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