Speed Hump

Cutting-edge European traffic calming techniques seem to be having a bit of an American zeitgeist moment. Two pieces of evidence:

A German newspaper story about Hans Monderman, the Dutch traffic engineer who is, with great success, banishing signs, signals, stripes and all other forms of traffic governance at busy, complicated intersections earned a prominent link on the Drudge Report this weekend.

And a short film produced the Danish Road Safety Council has hit my e-mail inbox maybe a dozen times. Given the City of Copenhangen’s willingness to get creative in its transportation planning, I wasn’t sure at first if the film was real or a parody. But even if this is just a humorous public service announcement, it is indicative of yet another area where Danish transportation officials are way ahead of New York City’s — in the production of softcore traffic porn. Finally, I relent to the demands of the readership to bring you Speedbandits.dk

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Speedbandits.dk
Warning: Topless traffic agents may not be appropriate to view at work.

  • eric

    Must be cold at times up there! Sexiness in this dim ol’ world could brighten everyone’s view who are not against it!

    One thing is for sure: the devil hates sex & nudity because these promote pro creation which means more people around to speak out against him.

    On the side of Jesus Christ: –He is the sexiest man alive since He and God created sexy people! So, if you want to be real sexy, try getting to know Jesus through receiving His Words written in His love letters for you in the Bible!

    –If you’ve got it flaunt it!–

    –Wo-man was made to slow men down!–

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