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Old 03-18-2013, 01:11 PM   #1
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The NH House recently voted to increase the speed limit on parts of I-93 to 70 MPH. Now I'm not one to look a gift horse in the mouth (few minutes shorter to the Lake!), but it's clear that there are far more accidents on the roads caused by speed, compared to the few (if any) speed related accidents on the Lake. I know I'm preaching to the choir here, but what a disconnect!

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Originally Posted by fltsimguy View Post
...I know I'm preaching to the choir here...
Yes, you are preaching to the choir, but not everyone in the choir is singing the same tune!
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Old 03-18-2013, 02:16 PM   #3
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If you must resurrect a discussion that has been thoroughly beaten to death it should be placed in the "Speed Limit" section (so most of us can ignore it) and not under the "Getting there" category......PLEASE

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Ahh, the wisdom of Silent Cal.
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