[rescue] LCD monitor diagnosis
ploopster at gmail.com
Fri Apr 28 22:53:32 CDT 2006
Don Y wrote:
> Sridhar Ayengar wrote:
>> Don Y wrote:
>>> Ah! OK. Your "operators license", not your "license plate".
>>>> wheelchair logo on it. If there's any doubt about whether you have a
>>>> right to that tag you're hanging while you park, the nice officer will
>>>> ask to see your license, and you'd so better have that little wheelchair
>>>> logo on it.
>>> We have "wheelchair" plates. There doesn't seem to be too much
>>> grumbling about that. But, these "portable tags" that you hang
>>> from rear view mirror are just too easy to abuse. Hence the
>>> effort to try to do something about them.
>> I have a problem with measures like that. I often use a portable tag
>> because I am often traveling with my 94-year-old grandmother who doesn't
>> walk as easily as she used to. She doesn't have a driver's license, and
>> she doesn't own a car. Hence, no license and no license plate.
> Here, you almost *have* to have either a driver's license
> or a (state issued) ID card to do damn near anything.
> I.e. if a police officer questions you, how do you identify
It would be difficult. Her only form of ID is her green card, which she
forgets to take with her a lot. And she doesn't speak English, or any
other language commonly spoken around in the US, for that matter.
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