Are cities shortening yellow light times to make money?

A recent investigation by a Florida TV station claims that shortening of yellow light times is one of the primary drivers that allow red light cameras to be profitable.

An investigation by a Florida TV station that claims Florida is intentionally shortening yellow light times to increase revenue has once again cast a national spotlight on the practice, which traffic safety advocates say is unfortunately widespread.

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RIP, Roger Ebert.

 

rogerebert.com :: Movie reviews, essays and the Movie Answer Man from film critic Roger Ebert.

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Dr. Andrew Weil: When to Ignore Common Sense

Dr. Andrew Weil: When to Ignore Common Sense.

However, common sense can also lead one astray. As an anonymous philosopher noted, “Common sense is the sense that tells you the world is flat.” Sometimes a person can’t make a sound judgment without specialized knowledge.

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North Korea announces plans to restart nuclear complex | World news | guardian.co.uk

 

North Korea announces plans to restart nuclear complex | World news | guardian.co.uk.

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Georgia Town Passes Law Requiring All Adults to Own Guns | Alternet

Georgia Town Passes Law Requiring All Adults to Own Guns | Alternet.

The town’s Police Chief said he hopes “having a gun would help residents take their protection into their own hands,” since the town has an understaffed police department.

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