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I had a dream

Did you know you can plant wire clothes hangers and they grow up to become bicycles? I had a pretty odd dream last night. My wife and I traveled by river boat to a snow ski resort. A Caltrain conductors who’s a jerk to bicyclists cameoed in my dream as the boat captain. We arrived read more »

Flight of the Conchords: Mel Dreams

I once had my own personal stalker like “Mel” in the Flight of the Conchords universe. My wife didn’t like her very much.

All I have to do is dream

For the better part of 15 years, I spent a lot of my spare time in bars, watching hockey, playing cards and the like, and by the like, I mean Jager Bombs, pitchers of beer on Monday nights, various mixed drinks. My Mob Name was Bobby The Dumpster because I drank almost anything. This of read more »

Dream on

I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation. Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclamation. This momentous decree came as a great beacon light of read more »

John Lennon rode a bicycle

A photo of the late John Lennon riding a bicycle in 1967:

The Secret Diary of a Bike Advocate, Part 1

For my very occasional series on bicycle advocacy, I interviewed Barb Chamberlain last December. Barb is Executive Director of Washington Bikes (nee the Bicycle Alliance of Washington, the bicycle advocacy organization for the state of Washington.