I saw this drawing a few years ago, but it resonates so much more with me now. I saw it again today on reddit europe.

@andrej But it's still too nice. Actually, sidewalks are full of parked scooters, motorbikes, bikes, and even cars.

@im @andrej I've encountered bikers who drive on the sidewalk when there's a jam. When I block their way they're cocky and shameless enough to honk.

Cities should ban privately owned cars. Maybe except intercity roads. Then we'd have a lot of room to organise personal transport and pedestrians without cramming people into sidewalks.

@andrej
Repeat
diese Propaganda der Autoindustrie geht ja voll nach hinten los
:mastolol:

@andrej
@paulakreuzer
...and this picture doesn't even include parking lots...

@andrej in my city those holes would be just about everywhere!!

@andrej
I first saw it as a way to describe the dangers of traffic. How dangerous it is to cross a street or walk on the sidewalk this close to the heavy and powerful vehicles steered by randos.

@andrej
Not that I'm a proponent of self driving cars. Even though a single vehicle can make a lot of damage, it's nothing compared to what you can do with a whole fleet.

archive.org/details/CarWars

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