Originally Posted by big eddie View Post

Have you considered that if cyclists were safer on the road that they wouldn't be competing with pedestrians?

Why yes I have. But it doesn't excuse a subset of riders behaving like assholes when it comes to cyclist - pedestrian interactions.

As for your flip response about a car being 1 tonne, a cyclist travelling at 60 kph is still going to do a fair bit of damage to a 6 year old.