Are you a law breaker?

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  1. Amanda
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    Amanda Calm as a Hindu cow

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    I was thinking about this in the hidden camera at PP thread, so I was wondering what others thought of this hypothetical situation:


    You're driving in your car in the middle of the night. You come to a red light. You can see there is no one coming for at least a mile in any direction. The light is stubbornly not changing to green. Do you wait it out or go through the red light?

    The point of the question is, the intent of the law is negligible, there is no traffic to control, there is no danger in proceeding, do you follow the law anyway?
     
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    Depends.
     
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    on what?
     
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    In the middle of the night and say the light is taking forever because the city traffic department does not know how to program lights then yes I go through the light.
     
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    As it is I break the law each time I pull out of my driveway. So yes, I most likely would go through lights like that.
     
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    On lots of things. Do I know the road in question? Have I seen it during the day and traveled it so I know if there are any dips or turns I simply do not see in the dark? How tired am I? Where am I going? Do I think it is a speed trap? Those are the easy ones.

    I have and will again run lights, but not just "cause"
     
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    depends on where the light is and how heavily the road is traveled...here we drive some roads in the full moon with out lights off....so yea we are bonnie and clyde....
     
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    Deepends on how predatory the local cops are.
     
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    I'll run it while not wearing my seat belt
     
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    boy... that'll show us! yeppers.... :clap2:
     

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