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All Girls alleycat in Seattle Washington:

peep the myspace page-emerald city bike bloc for more info.

The ladies, the ladies.

Gallery of the Weirdest Bikes

this comes from Urban velo

a gallery of the weirdest bikes:

on greendaily.com

The CycleJerks in Denver are Screening our Movie

Monster Track 8 will be screening in Denver Colorado at an event thrown by the cyclejerks.com

If your around there, check it out. They’ll have copies for sale.

Bike Polo in the UK

Fixedgearlondon.com and Bricklanebikepolo.wordpress.com are getting down with the Bike Polo and present:

Why they still don’t get it:

Well here is another shinning example of the Madison Ave crowd continuing to not get it about bicycles:

This is kind of like why a few token days of shutting down streets for a few hours is no way to encourage more people to ride bikes. It makes it trival and fun and […]

Cops Gone Crazy Press Conference

This article in Yesterday’s NYTimes is just reason the cops have gone Crazy:

Police and a Cyclists’ Group, and Four Years of Clashes By JAMES BARRON Published: August 4, 2008

The New York City Police Department, with its 35,000 officers, has in recent years been on the front lines of the citywide decline […]

Summer Streets…ride in Manhattan in groups and not get Bodychecked.

Transportation Alternatives is helping to host three Saturday’s in Manhattan where a large section of Park Ave. will be closed to vehicular traffic.

find out about it here.

August 9th, 16th and 23rd. 7:00am-1pm. Just enough time, to not inconvenience the precious drivers for their necessary day trips to the city for […]

Tompkins Square Riots, 20 years later, Concert

Speaking of documenting police misconduct, the mother of all “crack-downs” will be celebrating it’s 20th year anniversary with a concert this Sunday, August 3rd.

For more info check here from FreeNYC.

Check out this article in the NYTimes by Colin Moynihan.

20 Years After Unrest, Class Tensions Have Faded and Punk Rock Will Be […]

Bike Blog Boycotts the Olympics

From its abysmal record on human rights of the Tibetan people to its atrocious impact on the world’s environment, Bike Blog will proudly NOT be reporting on anything from the 2008 olympic games in an online boycott.

You’ll have to tune into Katie Couric and the king of all dorks Matt Lauer in their […]

Critical Mass incedent talked about on Brian Lehrer

The issue of the attack is discussed on WNYC Brian Lehrer show with Bill Dipaola executive director of Time’s Up and Jim Dwyer, reporter for the NY Times.

Here is the link.

Make sure that if you only watch Fox News, you also check out this show.