Wednesday, January 23, 2008

Rain II

If I was Twittering, I would have Twittered this morning that the sky was completely clear and there were no clouds, so I should have ridden the bike, even though I STILL haven't oiled the chain.

If I was Twittering, I would have Twittered this afternoon the it is clouding up nicely.

If I was Twittering, I would have Twittered this evening that there were actual drops of water in the air, and I had to, as California law requires, and so many folks do not seem to know one must, turn on the headlights when the wipers are wiping, even intermittently every ten seconds, as mine were, and that I am COMPLETELY vindicated in choosing the drive, rather than bike, as I feared I might.

But I'm not Twittering...

2 comments:

Matthew Fedder said...

The legislation actually specifies "continuous use" (see California Vehicle Code 24400). I interpret that as not applying to when the wipers are merely in "intermittent" mode -- because obviously "intermittent" is not "continuous".

The Squeaky Cyclist said...

Being a convicted criminal, I will keep my lights on at all times that there is the slightest cloud in the sky.

You, being the soul of innocence, may make your own decisions.

Your mileage may vary!

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