This was by far the largest santacon participation I have seen in the 6 or 7 years I’ve been involved in this great event. In Central Park around 3:00pm, there had to be close to 400 santas…and a few dreidels and menorahs and of course the chanukah chicken and frosty. One guy was a [...]
This is not bike related…but fun as hell and a great way to deal with the gross commericalization of Christ’s Birthday.
Its like a bar crawl with hundreds of Santa’s.
Santacon : Saturday : 10am through Sunday
Tis’ the season of the roving riot of red that isSantaCon. The blurry memories from last year’s [...]
In central park:
Central Park bike rider in serious conditionPolice: victim hit by a car Wednesday eveningEyewitness News(Central Park-WABC, December 14, 2006) – A bike rider is clinging tolife this morning after a terrible crash in Central Park.
Police say this all happened when the woman was hit by a car lastnight around 6:30 [...]
Memorial Activities for the recent killing of cyclist Eric Ng.
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 9
1PM: Memorial bike ride for Eric Ng, 22 year-old bicyclist, teacher,and friend who was killed by a drunk driver on the West Side bikepath. Meet up in Washington Square Park at 1pm. We will ridetogether to the site of Eric’s death [...]
So I got a bunch of these Dummer shirts that I made and wanted to sell off the stock. They make great gifts for that special someone.
I have other styles and colors available that aren’t on the site…yet. They are $20.00 plus $4.05 for 2 day priority shipping.
please go to dummer and [...]
TIME’S UP PRESS CONFERENCECome blow the lid off the Bloomberg Administration’s excessive expenditures selectively targeting Critical Mass cyclists.
Thursday, November 16, 2006 10:30 AM at City Hall StepsRain or Shine
For the past 28 months, the NYPD has been harassing law abiding cyclists on the Critical Mass bike rides. Now the NYPD is proposing [...]
Ben McGrath has written a four page artilce on cycling in NYC in the current issue of the New Yorker Magazine
Its another good fluff piece on people but what about the issues and really:
“On cycling blogs, riders were trading stories of being stopped by plainclothes officers while crossing the Brooklyn and [...]
So Samuel I. Schwartz wrote an Op-ed in the NYTimes about bike lanes…
Published November 5th, 2006.
This really boggles my mind. Our we so powerless and clueless about what to do with curbing the behavior of our motor vehicles that KILL a lot more people than a bicycle could ever hope to imagine, [...]
Andy Zalan posted some polaroids from his trip to the CWMC in Australia.