Washington State Lawmaker Defends Bike Tax: Bicycling Bad For The Enivronment

The facepalm was created for things like this.

“Representative Ed Orcutt (R – Kalama) does not think bicycling is environmentally friendly because the activity causes cyclists to have “an increased heart rate and respiration.”

“You would be giving off more CO2 if you are riding a bike than driving in a car,” he said.”


Image and story source: http://www.outsidethebeltway.com/washington-state-lawmaker-defends-bike-tax-bicycling-bad-for-the-enivronment/

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