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Water bicycle

Chinese amphibious water bike. Chinese inventor Li Weiguo apparently took the Treehugger article on women and bikes to heart by asking his daughter to demonstrate his amphibious bicycle that can be used on land or water. Li used empty water bottles (the large 8 gallon size used in office water coolers) as flotation for this read more »

Tricky Dick rode a bicycle

Richard Milhous Nixon enjoys the flowering cherry blossoms with Pat and their daughter Tricia in 1947 shortly after the beginning of his freshman term representing the state of California in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Filippo Nogarin rides a bicycle

Newly elected Mayor Filippo Nogarin of Livorno, Italy (aka “Leghorn”) rides his bicycle away from the Town Hall after election results were announced on June 10, 2014. #450399414 / gettyimages.com

Former Trek Bicycles exec considers bid for Wisconsin governor’s office

Former Trek executive Mary Burke may run as governor of Wisconsin, says the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel. last month, a poll was conducted testing the viability of Mary Burke, a former state commerce secretary and former Trek Bicycle Corp. executive. The poll was conducted around the same time an unknown person registered five Burke-themed Internet addresses, such read more »

Bicycle civil defense drills

This recent discussion of bikes for disaster planning reminds me of an idea to promote bikes for transportation under the guise of emergency planning. Quick Quiz: Who wrote this proposal for a bicycle civil defense drill?

Goldfish cracker rides a bicycle

The Pepperidge Farms cheese cracker goldfish wears a helmet on his underwater bicycle. Image courtesy Al Scher, who no doubt earned dubious looks from bystanders as he shot a photo of this cracker bag.