Paris police told taxi drivers that they must all take physical exams,
and the cabbies didn't like it. Last week the cabbies threatened
revenge. They would drive only at legal speeds, give the crossing
pedestrian a sporting chance, acknowledge the other motorists' right of
way, and strictly obey every traffic law. The result, they vowed, would
be the worst traffic jam Paris has ever seen.
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