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My name in Grist

It’s all about me. I’m mentioned in this “Ask Umbra” article about biking with kids. Okay, so it’s just a photo credit but it’s still a good article. Props to Tim for the heads up!

My thoughts on the tatoo polypropylene helmet

James of Bicycle Design first brought the Tatoo folding helmet to my attention about a week ago. Since then, the various popular geek blogs have picked up Fast Company’s critique of the Tatoo helmet. Firstly, one of the Tatoo innovations: It’s made completely of polypropylene and is recyclable. Bicycle helmets are mostly made from expanded read more »

Snow day reading

I lived in Wichita Falls, Texas for a while (before that monstrosity of an elevated freeway was constructed straight over downtown), and one distinct memory I have is that of a whole long line of police cars responding to an accident on the north side of town during an unusually wintry day. I watched from read more »

Burley Travoy maneuverability

The Burley Travoy bike trailer maneuvers quite nicely. Sorry I don’t actually show the Travoy trailer hopping the curb — but I assure you the trailer’s tires handle it just fine. More bike stuff below the video.

Bike blog updates

Happy rainy Tuesday from Santa Cruz. First of all, apologies for the “Sexy Bookmarks” plugin that went haywire with my RSS feed yesterday. If you saw about a hundred links to Internet social networking sites in your feed reader in recent articles, that should be fixed now. Thank you to those of you who brought read more »

Wednesday night

Oh no! I’m getting wet and will catch my death of cold while riding my bike! Bay Area weather forecasters have warned all week of a stormcopalypse, and it appears it’s finally arriving tonight. Bike news in review…