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    Texas raises limits to 85, ditches 70...kind of.

    http://www.autoblog.com/2011/09/04/t...max-to-85-mph/

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    Wish it was like that every where.

    Sadly, it is only in certain areas, granted it is 50,000 miles of road. More rural and I don't think it is anywhere near where I am.

    Maybe when I am traveling, I will see it.

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    go texas, another great thing they do in a free state

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    Hopefully the whole country follows suit.
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    Texas should become a new country, if it does I will move there.
    Some people live long, meaningful lives.

    Other people eat shit and die.

    I'm not racist, I hate everybody equally; especially fat people.


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    It was a country(well a republic), no idea what they were thinking when they decided to annex...

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by KB Click here to enlarge
    Hopefully the whole country follows suit.
    Exactly. Why at night I have to travel to Vegas at 70 MPH on an empty stretch of interstate that is perfectly straight beats me. Like anyone goes 70 anyway.

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    Gotta love my state. Click here to enlarge

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    You guys are so luck. 65 is so freaking slow. I usually travel around 80, and I'm cool with that. Having an 85mph speed limit, would mean like 90mph to 95mph avg for me.

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    ^I know! But remember, this is way out there when you're traveling between cities, if you reach a city...don't expect to see 85 posted.

    p.s. I think it will be an easy way for troopers to make money when the limits go from 85 to 60 as you enter cities...

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by DarkPhantom Click here to enlarge
    It was a country(well a republic), no idea what they were thinking when they decided to annex...
    it was either join the States or become Mexican. They couldn't hold off Mexico forever.
    Best state in the union IMHO as far as policies go.


    remember the golden rule of speeding... '9 your fine...10 your mine!'

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