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Free sunglasses

Win $25 gift card from Sunglass Warehouse. Do you believe eye protection is important while cycling? For a chance to win a $25 gift certificate from Sunglass Warehouse, post a comment below with one reason why (or why not) eye protection should be worn while cycling. Two winners will be selected at random from everybody read more »

Bike thefts in Mill Valley California, and a misleading headline

Bikes, blogs and the news: Monday roundup

Today: An Afghan women’s cycling team, maybe a bike bridge across the USA-Canada frontier, bike lane parking, adventures, rides, obstacles and opportunities.

Carnage in Menlo Park

Last Thursday evening I wondered why Menlo Park police were hanging out at the office campus where I work. I noticed the fresh glass and car parts at the parking lot entrance and figured yet another scofflaw motorist running the red light at that intersection. The city installed red light cameras there, and it wasn’t read more »

Cash for Clunkers: Contact your Senator TODAY

Please contact your Senator and ask them to vote “NO” on additional funding for the Car Allowance Rebate System (CARS) aka “Cash For Clunkers” program. There are several reasons to cancel this program: Environment The CARS program scraps cars by dumping sodium silicate into the crankcase and running the engine until it dies, ensuring the read more »

Civil disobedience at Colorado bicycle tour

Fritz asked if I could write on this topic. I’m happy to oblige. On July 25th, bicycle riders at Colorado’s Sunrise Century may encounter some protesters. An unsigned flier urges area motorists to engage in “civil disobedience” by blocking area roadways with their vehicles as a means of protesting the state’s new three feet passing read more »