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I Saw You: Useless Helmet

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You’re a young man. You were with your son in the park. He was about 4 years old and riding his two-wheeler bike. He was riding between you and apparently his mother—and he was not wearing a helmet. I noticed this right away and then I saw his helmet on your backpack. I asked you why the boy was not wearing his helmet. You answered: “Because he is my son and I don’t want him to.” Unfortunately, I did not see a policeman nearby.

I Saw You is an anonymous “man on the street” column. Email your rants and raves about co-workers or any badly behaving citizens to [email protected], or send to 380 S. First St, San Jose, 95113. Submissions should stick to about 100 words.

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