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Ron Obvious

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Name: Ron
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Home country: Middle Earth
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I got the nickname Ron Obvious because -- in addition to being a huge Python fan -- my name really is Ron and I used to start sentences with \"Obviously\" a lot. Obviously, that\'s no longer a problem.

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WSDOT: Traffic more congested following I-405 toll lanes

Well, duh! Who didn't foresee this? I don't believe for a moment they'll go away in two years either. They're a disaster and everybody knows it. I suspect the people who decide these things get to use them for free and love them.

BELLEVUE, Wash. -- It's not yet clear if the express lanes will have a permanent place on I-405 as the state has two years to gather data to find a solution.

The Washington State Department of Transportation said traffic has become more congested around the Bothell area since the lanes went in.

Driver Cynthia Ulrich has avoided I-405 since the express toll lanes opened in September.
"I use surface streets, arteries, and the Bothell-Everett Highway to get where I work in south Everett to our home in Woodinville," Ulrich said.

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