simonineaston wrote:It's not like the old days. These days, everyone (under thirty-five, obs.) thinks they're entitled to do anything they like. That Tony Blair started it all off, banging on & on about Choice. Bring back national service, I say. Didn't do John Peel any harm. Everyone needs to know what's expected from them. Rules. Cycling Proficiency. They all think life owes them a living - and a house - and they can get take-away meals DELIVERED TO THEIR DOOR!! Cooked and brought to them by slaves on zero-hour contracts if they're lucky! On bicycles. Keeping to the left... sometimes. Trouble is tho' if you keep stopping at the red lights, the food gets cold.
Sorry to mess with your hypothesis, but I'm pushing fifty and the gentleman on the bike in my case looked significantly older than me