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Wild Card/Tuesday

Mebbe Coeur d'Alene is becoming a bike town. Mrs. O & I encountered dozens of bikes riding in downtown Coeur d'Alene on Labor Day during one of our customary rides along the north shore. And elsewhere. We also encountered three individuals in vehicles who honked at us -- two because they thought they deserved the road more than we did and a third who doesn't realize that in Idaho bicyclists can cross at a red light once they stop for it. First time I've been honked at in some time. Oh well, I'm back at Hucks HQ ready for another week of local politics and other foolishness. Here's your Wild Card ...

D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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