As experienced by most, maturation has increased my tolerance for attitudes and actions that heretofore set my teeth on edge. I now accept that there are those who differ from me politically, philosophically and socially. I have learned to tolerate (barely) the cacophonous and obnoxious bass noises emanating from automobile radio; the March Madness of Dick Vitale; 9th Street, intersection and off-ramp panhandlers; Al Gore; TV pitchman Billy Mays; the Dallas Cowboys and, most recently, KU students and alumni.
Columbia City Council bike ordinance is unfair to motorists
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