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Stupid bike lanes

Everybody is talking about the stupidest bike lane video, but Karl in the UK posts a video of his 10 meter bike lane in the UK. Do you know of any shorter? Via Carlton.

Influential DC group opposes bike projects

Hello sports fans, and Happy Gettysburg Address Day. The “Committee of 100 on the Federal City” is a private club of Washington DC movers and shakers dating back to shortly after the US Civil War. DC transportation director Gabe Klein and planning director Harriet Tregoning have apparently annoyed these influential stakeholders through their “get it read more »

Consider Q when bunny hopping that sagging chain

Bunny hopping — the ability to jump your bike over small barriers — can be a helpful urban cycling skill. Consider, however, the sagging chain barrier. These are commonly used to block motorists from using parking lots as shortcuts.

Wrong way cycling not as dangerous as we thought?

The other day Elly Blue wrote that wrong-way riding (aka “salmoning”) is maybe not so much a character flaw as it is an indication that something is wrong with the system, whether it be evidence of a lack in bicycle safety education or a problem with our infrastructure.

Bicycle blogs Friday roundup

Today: A world record, bike parking in Kansas, recalls, awareness rides, and the only stupid question is the one you don’t ask. Misses Palmer and Severud of Milton, North Dakota fix their wheels. North Dakota Institute of Regional Studies.

Despicable Me

Who: Me and a beige Camry Where: Heavy traffic on DeAnza Boulevard & Stevens Creek Boulevard, Cupertino, California, just south of Apple’s headquarters. When: Last Friday’s evening commute, in the rain and dark.