July 12, 2011

Pedal Powered Mono-Rails, just what we need!

New Zealand. I mean, what’s in the water! A reader brought my attention to the Shweeb system, by this crazy guy Geoffrey Barnett, who has gone so far as to build a full working prototype. Talk […]
July 11, 2011

Reader of the Week: Baldy bespectacled beardy, beer breathed, B- bloody biker boy Brian

"Don’t call ya blog hoovering movering," people here told me. "No one’s gunna know whatcha mean." With all due respect to everyone I knew before blogging, before I traded up to my new fancy network of […]
July 11, 2011

We roadies do struggle to understand bicycle transit

For twenty years I did my bicycle commuting more of less as I did my racing, on the same bike, in the same clothes, on the road, pushing hard. It was a hero act to an […]
July 9, 2011

What is a pedestiran bridge?

A pedestrian bridge is the cake my Primrose baked to take to a party, leaving me to just lick the beater. It’s a mirage. A decaf espresso. A coin glued to the pavement. You know, a […]
July 9, 2011

Challenge for readers who admire architecture and bicycles.

Would you believe there are still architects around, who would find ways to hide bicycle parking? And where to from there? Hiding the people? Bicycles confer life upon buildings, a point I would like to embed […]