From: Bod on
On 21/03/2010 16:37, Mr. Benn wrote:
> "Bod"<bodron57(a)tiscali.co.uk> wrote in message
> news:80mqekFv08U1(a)mid.individual.net...
>> On 21/03/2010 13:52, Mr. Benn wrote:
>
>>>>> The lights don't bother me. Maybe some people have more sensitive
>>>>> eyes?
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Don't bother me much either.
>>>
>>> Unlike you and Bod, they do bother me so please show some consideration
>>> for
>>> the drivers who are bothered.
>>>
>>>
>>
>> I already do, unless I'm only stopped for seconds.
>
> How many seconds? 2 or 60?
>
>

5 or 10 I suppose.

Bod
From: Mr. Benn on

"Bod" <bodron57(a)tiscali.co.uk> wrote in message
news:80n31jFjq9U1(a)mid.individual.net...
> On 21/03/2010 16:37, Mr. Benn wrote:
>> "Bod"<bodron57(a)tiscali.co.uk> wrote in message
>> news:80mqekFv08U1(a)mid.individual.net...
>>> On 21/03/2010 13:52, Mr. Benn wrote:
>>
>>>>>> The lights don't bother me. Maybe some people have more sensitive
>>>>>> eyes?
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Don't bother me much either.
>>>>
>>>> Unlike you and Bod, they do bother me so please show some consideration
>>>> for
>>>> the drivers who are bothered.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>> I already do, unless I'm only stopped for seconds.
>>
>> How many seconds? 2 or 60?
>>
>>
>
> 5 or 10 I suppose.
>
> Bod

I suppose that's how long it takes to activate the lever between the two
front seats so I'll let you off :-)


From: Derek Geldard on
On Sun, 21 Mar 2010 08:29:44 -0000, "Mr. Benn"
<nospam(a)invalid.invalid> wrote:


>
>Footbrake: Use to slow the vehicle
>Handbrake: Use to keep the vehicle stationary
>
>It's hardly a difficult thing to remember either.
>

But it won't get you a nobel prize

Derek

From: Bod on
On 21/03/2010 17:35, Mr. Benn wrote:
> "Bod"<bodron57(a)tiscali.co.uk> wrote in message
> news:80n31jFjq9U1(a)mid.individual.net...
>> On 21/03/2010 16:37, Mr. Benn wrote:
>>> "Bod"<bodron57(a)tiscali.co.uk> wrote in message
>>> news:80mqekFv08U1(a)mid.individual.net...
>>>> On 21/03/2010 13:52, Mr. Benn wrote:
>>>
>>>>>>> The lights don't bother me. Maybe some people have more sensitive
>>>>>>> eyes?
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Don't bother me much either.
>>>>>
>>>>> Unlike you and Bod, they do bother me so please show some consideration
>>>>> for
>>>>> the drivers who are bothered.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>> I already do, unless I'm only stopped for seconds.
>>>
>>> How many seconds? 2 or 60?
>>>
>>>
>>
>> 5 or 10 I suppose.
>>
>> Bod
>
> I suppose that's how long it takes to activate the lever between the two
> front seats so I'll let you off :-)
>
>
Do I win a prize?

Bod
From: Miike G on

"Mr. Benn" <nospam(a)invalid.invalid> wrote in message
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>
> "Vicko Zoomba" <vicko_zoomba(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
> news:c30d909e-f2ef-489f-bb95-f46c8831a903(a)l25g2000yqd.googlegroups.com...
> On 21 Mar, 09:51, Bod <bodro...(a)tiscali.co.uk> wrote:
>> On 21/03/2010 09:48, Dave Plowman wrote:
>>
>> > In article<ho3ii2$ba...(a)news.eternal-september.org>,
>> > Mortimer<m...(a)privacy.net> wrote:
>> >> "Vicko Zoomba"<vicko_zoo...(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
>> >>news:2e043f98-ff5e-43d4-bb72-e56eca18cee1(a)z4g2000yqa.googlegroups.com...
>> >>> It just shows how inconsiderate modern drivers are. Especially when
>> >>> it
>> >>> comes to waiting behind a car sitting in traffic lights with the
>> >>> morons foot on the brake. The blinding light from a large LED light +
>> >>> 2 brake lights is incredible but these retards dont think of the
>> >>> person behind them.
>>
>> >> It's often someone in an automatic car who does it in preference to
>> >> putting the car into neutral and applying the handbrake.
>>
>> > Are all cars autos, then? 99% have their brake lights on when stopped
>> > at
>> > lights, etc.
>>
>> >
>>
>> The lights don't bother me. Maybe some people have more sensitive eyes?
>>
>> Bod
>
> Well if I've got a slight headache and are sitting behind some idiot
> with all the brake lights on for a sustained period, I find that it
> exacerbates my headache.
> =============
>
> That's impossible because the brakelights don't bother Bod and Dave P!

They don't bother me either.
I can;t help thinking that most of those here that do complain, are more
bothered by a driver doing something they don't approve of or consider
unnecessary, rather than suffering any actual physical discomfort.
Mike.