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Shoe bicycle video

Everybody has seen the old photos of the bicycle with shoe tires. Max Knight built another shoe bike and had professional photos taken of it. They even took video of the shoe bike in action. More at Yorgo Tloupas Arkitip Intelligence. Via -> Via.

Brakeless freewheel video

Salud! BSNYC saw a brakeless freewheel bicycle on the Manhattan Bridge. The only way to stop these kind of bikes is by pressing your shoe into the tire, or by crashing into something. Here’s a video of DJ Ted Shred in San Francisco showing how it’s done. Here’s another brakeless freewheel video, this one from read more »

Bicycle blog

I didn’t run into Dorky Doug today, though I led BionX Boy and Java Man in to work at a nice 24 mph pace. I’m loving this week’s Bay Area weather, and it looks like every other bike commuter is also. Caltrain was packed and it’s only February. If you plan to bring your bike read more »

Defensive Walking on the Senate agenda

I wanted to like this bicycle and pedestrian resolution in the California Senate, which was introduced just in time to send a strong traffic safety message for this time of year when children return to school. I really did. Senate Resolution 17, introduced last week Tuesday by Senators Noreen Evans from Santa Rosa and Mark read more »

Marc Ducote was Just Riding Along when he saved a life

Marc Ducote owns Bicycle World in Jefferson Louisiana. He was Just Riding Along his usual route on the Mississippi River levee dressed in full roadie kit when he saw smoke, and then fire. He rode down to investigate and saw a dump truck had hit a trailer home and knocked it clean off of its read more »

Labor Day recovery

For the benefit of those outside of the United States, we had our token holiday honoring American socialist heroes this last weekend. I hope your Labor Day Holiday went better than mine. I spent much of it in bed recovering from a vicious sinus infection. What little time away from the bed was spent enjoying read more »