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Major Taylor Movie: Chat with the producer

This morning I spoke with Michael Dubrow, the producer of “Major The Movie.”

Major Taylor Movie

Producers Scott Mednick (produced “Where the Wild Things Are”, “10000 BC”, “Superman Returns”, “Ant Bully”, “We Are Marshal”) and Michael Dubrow (Entrepreneur:,, Vision Capital) are creating “Major The Movie” through their production company Major Motion Productions.

Major Taylor

I often sit near “Jen” on the bus ride to work. We were talking cycling and she told me that in her teen years she was obsessed with an African American track cyclist. I assumed she was talking about somebody contemporary. She couldn’t recall his name, but after she started talking about what he had read more »

Always good for laughs

In this episode of People Behaving Badly by KRON 4 News Stanley Roberts, an ethics teacher tries to tell a parking enforcement officer (on bike, yay!) that she shouldn’t get a parking ticket because /ahem/ she teaches ethics? More Bicycle News Urban Velo has been posting photo galleries of products seen at Eurobike. Start here read more »

Four train wrecks per day

A reminder for you that the scale of the tragedy in Belgium occurs four times a day, every single day of the year, on U.S. roads and highways. I’m not denying that this isn’t newsworthy and that mass transportation shouldn’t be safer, but I would like to inject a little perspective into it. Elsewhere Bicleta read more »

Bicycle banality

It’s time to clear out my backlog of old bicycle news and study up on my GRE vocabulary. This photo depicts a Mad Cat rider at the 8 hour Boggs Mountain Bike event. Photo by Ken Conley, who’s posted 300+ photos from the event to his website, including some fun Crimes Against Photography. What pulchritudinously read more »