July 12, 2011

Do I have a message, or do I just like the medium?

A little over a week ago, in the midst of a warm spell in Denmark, my new best bosom buddy Mikael Colville-Andersen — with whom I see eye-to-eye on absolutely everything, not bike related — pulled […]
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 […]