The 7 Minor Annoyances That Drive Houstonians Crazy
|Photo by Michael Glasgow|
|Taking their lives into their own hands.|
Missing Persons once sung, "Nobody walks in L.A." They've never been to Houston. First, it is so hot here, we have had to build tunnels under buildings downtown to avoid heatstroke -- call us mole people. But, when you are above ground, getting from one place to another on foot is either an act of defiance or insanity. Broken sidewalks (if they exist in the first place), blistering summer sun and drivers who consider you a target rather than a pedestrian are just a few of the challenges you face, intrepid explorer. And don't even think about getting on a bike.