Ride bikes in same direction as traffic



Week after week, the apparent conflict between riders, runners and cars continues to grow. One person suggests bicycles ride against traffic. Bad idea: Witness the fellow killed in Oxnard a couple weeks ago doing just that.

I run and bike and am pretty safe and courteous at both. There are no natural enemies here: Share the road. That and the golden rule of looking both ways should be practiced by four wheels, two wheels and two legs alike.

While driving, I make sure I look at the sidewalk...

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