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So I meet Mathew Modine

I was riding past Continuum bike shop on my way home and it just so happened Matthew Modine was there on his tour to promote this bicycle for a day in September.

How could I forget Mr. Modine’s most famous roll in Full Metal Jacket:

Let me see your war face!Well he didn’t show [...]

Party with Actor Matthew Modine…Yes he rides a bike.

Party Tonight and Celebrity Bike ride with Matthew Modine.

Yes its true. I mean its no Al Sharpton, but actor Matthew Modine most remembered for his 1988 in “Married to the Mob” is really into biking in the city.

On September 20, 2008, Matt will be hosting the event Bicycle for a day. There [...]

Friends Bike Stolen

Another bike is kidnapped. My good friend and co-worker, Matt Craig, had his bicycle stolen today near 11th and 5th Ave. According to police, this is a high target area for bicycle thieves. The lowest of the lot. Of course the mere fact that the police know this is a little unsettling, but after [...]

Party tomorrow at Affinity Cycles

Bike Sharing Program gains popularity.

This just in from Gothamist:

Bike sharing program…

read more here

A new bike sharing program on Governors Island has proven so popular that the DOT is considering ways to implement a similar program throughout the rest of the city.—–

The forum for urban design is offering a bike sharing program starting [...]

Awesome short documentary on CMWC 2008

Bad to the Bike

Another article found by Joe Hendry of Mess Media

Picture of Augie Montes, 34.Bad to the bike

Messengers dodge traffic—and peril—in the streets of Chicago

By Leonor Vivanco

Red Eye, July 8, 2008

They are the road warriors of Chicago streets.

Bike messengers slice through traffic, clashing with drivers, battling buses, sometimes yelling at [...]

Slacktivists hit the streets on Friday.

Old school protest on Friday…”Let Him Eat Shit.”Read all about it here

Good blog for Tour coverage

Europeloton.com

No P only V.

Thanks to the success of the Hellcat, the all woman’s alleycat in NYC,(Photos by J. Martinez, more from that event here)

…Philly presents:Saturday, July 19th in Philadelphia. All V, no P. Registration is at 1pm @ Lemon Hill. There’s even a BBQ after party with DJ Lady [...]