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Great round up of World Naked Bike Day

I got sent a link to this great round up articles and video from the World Naked Bike Day:

Check it out at: www.bikejuju.com

I particularly like this video from Portland:

Cirque du Cycling Bike Parade from brewcaster on Vimeo.

and this article from the NY Daily News:
No oil and no clothes: Cyclists ride in the (near) buff

BY Clare Trapasso and Jotham Sederstrom
DAILY NEWS WRITERS
*Jun 13 - 00:05*
Rose Gagioti, of the West Village, during “World Naked Bike Day” held around the globe to protest oil dependency.

No oil and no clothes: Cyclists ride in the (near) buff

BY Clare Trapasso and Jotham Sederstrom
DAILY NEWS WRITERS

Sunday, June 14th 2009, 4:00 AM
Taggart for News

The naked bikers on their Manhattan journey.
Rose Gagioti, of the West Village, during “World Naked Bike Day” held around the globe to protest oil dependency. Taggart for News

Rose Gagioti, of the West Village, during “World Naked Bike Day” held around the globe to protest oil dependency.
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It was a protest in the raw.

Well, almost. About 40 scantily clad men and women braved the rain for a nearly nude bike ride on the streets of Manhattan Saturday – until cops forced the joy riders to button up.

Bystanders from Central Park to Union Square gawked as the cyclists stripped down at traffic lights – some even baring it all – in a two-hour ride meant to protest overreliance on oil and automobiles.

“I figure it’s the craziest thing I’ll do in my life,” said Darla Krupnik, 19, whose undone tan trench coat left little the imagination. “My parents are going to kill me.”

The mostly male cyclists began at a park on 11th Ave. in Chelsea and finished up at Union Square.

Similar bike rides – somewhere far more revealing – took place in Los Angeles, Albany, Portland, Oregon, Washington, London and Montreal.

Read the complete article here.

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