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Idaho No Helmet Law

Discussion in 'Motorcycle Talk' started by BCspur, Aug 5, 2012.


  1. BCspur

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    Ok so I'm down in Idaho this weekend and I'm on the highway, and I see a motorcyclist pull by us (cruiser style) with no helmet. At first I was baffled by this, and then saw more, so by now I have figured out that they must not have to wear helmets. However I only saw cruiser style bikes with no helmets and the sport riders did wear helmets. :mfclap: Hate to say it, but who's smarter now! :nana
     
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    oh trying to rub it in hu....:nana better be careful they might take ur helmet and u will have to go with out too.... ;-)
     
  3. xrdotimcr

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    So wearing a helmet makes you smarter?
     
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    Appartently in Idaho it does crackup: It's the heat!!!! It fries the brains :stir:
     
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    :scared
     
  6. Bluuu

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    Gee, I don't know about that, but...

    not wearing one certainly does suggest one is pretty fucking stupid.
     
  7. KevinD

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    Meh.

    It's a matter of personal choice in Idaho.

    Getting all dressed up like a Power Ranger in 95°+ heat seems kinda silly to some folk.


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    I forgot to mention this was on I-84 in Boise with traffic. Speed limit was 65 and he must have been doing 10 over when he passed us. That is why I thought he was a dumbass!
     
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    I never said it shouldn't be a personal choice. If somebody wants to live their life as a fucking dumbass, they should be free to do so.
     
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    Welcome to outside of Washington state where most of the states do not have mandatory helmet laws for adults.

    If you travel the country a little bit you'll find just as many sportbikes without helmets as cruisers without.
     
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    I would HATE to be a medic in one of those states,and having to scrape brain guts off the road.
     
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    Cruiser riders using the least amount of head protection that they legally have to use? :scared
     
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    Ah, so you "thought". Therefore wearing a helmet does not make you smarter, or vice versa, it's just something you "thought". Ok I think I'm understanding.
     
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    AZ has none either. When its 115+ out probably just as dangerous to wear one. Although I would probably try still.
     
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    And if somebody wants to live their life judging others, they should be free to do so also!

    I do what I want!
     
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    Let the dumb shits exercise their right to be stupid. Cleans out the gene pool.
     
  17. mfrankpdx

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    No. Being smart causes you to wear a helmet. See the difference there?
     
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    Exactly! You wanted to judge mr. Spock and did so.
     
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    Then, there are riders like this!

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    Just wash it off with a hose.
     
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