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    • Popscoops
    • By Popscoops 20th Apr 17, 2:54 PM
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    Dead people less likely to cycle study finds.
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    • 20th Apr 17, 2:54 PM
    Dead people less likely to cycle study finds. 20th Apr 17 at 2:54 PM
    A 25 year £10 million study by Glasgow uni found dead people do not cycle as much as those who are still alive.

    So the message form Glasgow Uni is get on your bike or die.
    Last edited by Popscoops; 20-04-2017 at 8:01 PM.
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    • Judi
    • By Judi 20th Apr 17, 3:33 PM
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    • 20th Apr 17, 3:33 PM
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    Dead people can't cycle cause they are err....dead.

    What a waste of money!
    'Holy crap on a cracker!'
    • fairy lights
    • By fairy lights 20th Apr 17, 3:38 PM
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    • 20th Apr 17, 3:38 PM
    Obvious lies.
    How do skeletons stay so skinny if they're not doing regular exercise?
    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 20th Apr 17, 4:59 PM
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    • 20th Apr 17, 4:59 PM
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    • 20th Apr 17, 4:59 PM
    It's the cycle of li.............fe!
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

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    • tensandunits
    • By tensandunits 20th Apr 17, 5:05 PM
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    • 20th Apr 17, 5:05 PM
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    • 20th Apr 17, 5:05 PM
    You take your life in your hands cycling on the roads around here!
    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 20th Apr 17, 5:14 PM
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    • 20th Apr 17, 5:14 PM
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    • 20th Apr 17, 5:14 PM
    You take your life in your hands cycling on the roads around here!
    Originally posted by tensandunits
    Well, at least now you know that after they are killed on the road, they are less likely to continue cycling.
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

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    • Hasbeen
    • By Hasbeen 20th Apr 17, 5:27 PM
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    • 20th Apr 17, 5:27 PM
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    • 20th Apr 17, 5:27 PM
    A 25 year £10 million study by Glasgow uni found dead people do not cycle as much as those who are still alive.

    So the message form Glasgow Uis get on your bike or die.
    Originally posted by Popscoops
    LOL Please Provide link to this supposed study?
    • Tipsntreats
    • By Tipsntreats 20th Apr 17, 7:23 PM
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    • 20th Apr 17, 7:23 PM
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    • 20th Apr 17, 7:23 PM
    Obvious lies.
    How do skeletons stay so skinny if they're not doing regular exercise?
    Originally posted by fairy lights
    Hold on - Is that Sleazy?
    • ceredigion
    • By ceredigion 20th Apr 17, 7:52 PM
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    • 20th Apr 17, 7:52 PM
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    • 20th Apr 17, 7:52 PM
    Dead people can't cycle cause they are err....dead.

    What a waste of money!
    Originally posted by Judi

    Not so sure, lots of brain dead cyclists around hear
    • tensandunits
    • By tensandunits 20th Apr 17, 7:54 PM
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    Well, at least now you know that after they are killed on the road, they are less likely to continue cycling.
    Originally posted by Pyxis
    There used to be ghost cycles here, but they put a stop to them after people slowed down to look at them and caused another accident!
    • Tipsntreats
    • By Tipsntreats 20th Apr 17, 8:00 PM
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    www.youtube.com/watch?v=KwvWtZl2ICY
    • coffeehound
    • By coffeehound 20th Apr 17, 8:01 PM
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    . . . and the award for Best New Thread Title 2017 goes to . . .

    • Popscoops
    • By Popscoops 20th Apr 17, 8:05 PM
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    LOL Please Provide link to this supposed study?
    Originally posted by Hasbeen
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-39641122
    • elsien
    • By elsien 20th Apr 17, 8:07 PM
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    So that'll be a five year study with no mention of costs then? Oh well, at least the Glasgow university bit was right.
    All shall be well, and all shall be well, and all manner of things shall be well.

    Pedant alert - it's could have, not could of.
    • zagubov
    • By zagubov 20th Apr 17, 9:31 PM
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    But..... cycling in Glasgow? The streets are so steep you would need a skilift to travel up them.
    http://walkonomics.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/Glasgow_Hilliness_Map_Sept2014-1024x724.png
    There is no honour to be had in not knowing a thing that can be known - Danny Baker
    • Mojisola
    • By Mojisola 20th Apr 17, 9:37 PM
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    More info - http://www.bmj.com/content/357/bmj.j1456
    • tommix
    • By tommix 20th Apr 17, 9:45 PM
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    I think whoever funded this insane study must surely have cycleogical problems...
    • jimbo747
    • By jimbo747 20th Apr 17, 10:01 PM
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    Ive just started biking it to work. Dont like pootling about at 10mph so built myself an electric bike so i can now shoot about at 30-35 and fly up hills. The UK has really restrictive laws on bikes, 250w rated motor only. If this was increased to allow 1000w rated motors then you'd get far more people out of cars, not only that they'd arrive at work fresh and not sweaty.
    • elsien
    • By elsien 20th Apr 17, 10:02 PM
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    I think whoever funded this insane study must surely have cycleogical problems...
    Originally posted by tommix
    Cycle paths?
    All shall be well, and all shall be well, and all manner of things shall be well.

    Pedant alert - it's could have, not could of.
    • tommix
    • By tommix 20th Apr 17, 10:46 PM
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    Cycle paths?
    Originally posted by elsien
    Possibly..Could be Cyclesomatic though?
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