There are some benefits to not owning a car.
1. I don't have to worry about paying for automobile insurance.
2. I don't have to worry about paying for gasoline.
3. I don't have to worry about paying for car repair.
There are some disadvantages to not owning a car.
1. Waiting between thirty minutes to an hour and sometimes longer for the public bus to arrive.
Still, with the disturbing frequency that I keep wrecking both bicycles and automobiles, it's probably safer (and cheaper) if I walked and used public transportation until I could safely operate both a bicycle and/or a car without getting into a traffic accident.
And as I'm lost in thought about parking meters, here are some photos of Hilary Duff.