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Skateboarding is not a crime, neither is bike polo

Ok, I can understand the police kicking someone out of private space where people are skateboarding, doing grinds on a bmx bike or in this case playing bike polo. But arresting a practicing bike polo team who’d been coming out for years and having them spend 11 hours in jail? Excessive.

Sad but […]

Group ride in Helsinki, Finland…with a torch

Saw this video on John Prolly’s Site and in my continued effort to highlight how global the world of bicycle culture is, a group ride from Helsinki, Finland:

HELSINKI 78-82 – CRUISING from Top Billin on Vimeo.

More info at fixedgearbikes.blogspot.com […]

Article about German couriers dealing with bad weather.

From Joe Hendry of messmedia.org   Bike couriers grappling with enduring snow and ice The Local, January 8, 2010   While most workers can retreat to the warmth of their offices or cars during the harsh winter weather, bike messengers across Germany have been braving the cold – but not without a few extra […]

Williamsburg Bike Lane Wars Debate.

James Hook is hosting debates in a series called:

Open City Dialogue (OCD) a bi-monthly lecture series curated by Greenpoint resident James Hook, and unraveling on alternating Mondays in the backroom of Pete’s Candy Store.

Short (35-40 minute) lectures are woven together from the common thread of people’s obsessions, with guests coming from […]

Identified person killed on Delancey

Jeffeson Siegel reporter and photographer sent me this link which identifies the woman killed on her bicycle last week:

35 year old, Fuen Bai of the East Village.

Read more here.

Tech Watch: Helmet speakers

Wearing headphones while biking can be dangerous. Here might be a better solution for getting your tunes, literally stuck in your head.

check out the Tunebug Shake

Bike Messengers in Manila, Philippines

Here is an article I got off the messengers list from Mr. White of Dublin.

In a very unpopular city for cyclists, one company is having a go at messengering:

Quick, Chic and Earth-Friendly

By Eric S. Caruncho Philippine Daily Inquirer

Posted date: January 02, 2010

BIKE messengers? Maybe you’ve seen Kevin […]

Climate SOS

Judging by what happened in Copenhagen during the multilateral talks of COP15 and continued negotiations of the Kyoto Treaty, the worlds leaders methods of dealing with the crisis is to give them a free pass to pollute. Our supposed leaders in their infinite wisdom don’t want to piss off their corporate backers and find […]

Having a great time here in San Francisco

Got a rare opportunity to travel to a few cities for an IBM commercial. Had a brief time in Miami but didn’t get much time to explore other than a stroll along the beach.

Of course we picked the one day to shoot that was record cold and raining. Guess i didn’t […]