Leader of Birmingham.pm [pm.org] and a CPAN author [cpan.org]. Co-organised YAPC::Europe in 2006 and the 2009 QA Hackathon, responsible for the YAPC Conference Surveys [yapc-surveys.org] and the QA Hackathon [qa-hackathon.org] websites. Also the current caretaker for the CPAN Testers websites and data stores.
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About 10 years ago, the Warwickshire police were actually giving out spot fines on the M40 for road hogging. I believe it was classified as driving without due care and attention. I don't know why they stopped, as driving down the M40 to London did improve for a while.
It really is alarming how bad some drivers have got. Traditionally learner
drivers are not taught how to drive on motorways, so you only learn to drive on
motorways by following the example of others. Thankfully I learnt from my
father, who always made a point of moving to the inside lane as soon as it was
safe to do so. He gave a very good reason for doing so too. If you blow up an
engine (which I've done
This morning on the way to work I tagging two police cars, who were obviously on a mission, as they did a constant 70mph down the outside lane. Bearly any cars pulled over, but they did all slowed down though. I was even surprise to see a lorry driver have the gaul to overtake in the outside lane in front of them. It's illegal for lorries over 7.5 tonnes to overtake in the outside lane, and if the cops hadn't have been on a mission, then I would like to think they would have pulled him over.