Ride Friday: On Pedestrians and Traffic

Recently, I found myself on my motorcycle enjoying a pleasant ride through Kings Beach, CA. Kings Beach, in case you are unaware, is a high traffic (for Tahoe) touristy area. It features 4 lanes of traffic, and a plethora of crosswalks, so that pedestrians do not have to walk very far to safely cross the street. In fact, in California, traffic must ALWAYS yield the right of way to Pedestrians...