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Bike thefts in Mill Valley California, and a misleading headline

No news, good news?

Thank you all for the prayers and well wishes for my family. Phone, power and Internet are down all throughout Japan and especially in the hard hit region of northeastern Japan where my parents and my mother’s family live.

Bicycles and balloons

Gee, wasn’t that fun following the adventures of “Balloon Boy” Falcon Heene today, and it turns out he’s safe and sound at home the whole time. My buddy Brian wonders if this was a publicity stunt. What else happened today? US headed for massive decline in carbon emissions. A San Francisco cyclist hit and run read more »

Streetsblog expands to Capitol Hill

The Streetsblog network has expanded to the US Capital in Washington DC to cover Federal transportation policy and issues. From the good people at Streetsblog: With major transportation, climate and energy legislation coming before Congress in the next year or two we felt that it was critical to have a talented journalist down in Washington read more »

Bike POLITE jackets and shirts

According to Carlton Reid in the UK, bike patrol officers are given a wide berth by motorists when using police bikes, wearing police kit, but as soon as they change back into street clothes they go back to being targets again. Not that anybody advocates impersonating a police officer, but what if you could look read more »

I’m like that crackhead fat guy with a drinking problem

Looking at this beauty gives me a thrill. Can you hear the deafening cognitive dissonance clanging in my head?