February 20, 2010

An unbelievable sight

I can hardly believe that someone in my little town is getting around on a Pedersen bicycle!!! I saw him twice last Thursday, the second time riding up Tyrell Street, possibly to convince himself that he […]
February 19, 2010

consumption does not equal citizenship

Clubs, real clubs, not ones with pokies, but clubs devoted to kicking balls around, imagining god, shooting beasts, tying knots and the likes, have been forced to the margins by rackets parading as clubs (gyms), and […]
February 18, 2010

Road Rules for Cyclists

The only rule that I am personally aware of, is that bikes don’t go on water. Hovercrafts can. But they’re different. Otherwise every horizontal surface is fair game, if you’re on a bike. The footpath, that’s […]
February 17, 2010

Does it matter that it’s made in Taiwan?

or for that matter, does it matter that your Stella Artois beer was brewed under license in Australia, not Belgium? Daily, thousands of bikes are shipped from Taiwan with decals to imply they were made somewhere else. […]
February 12, 2010

Match each of your friends to a bike.

Know a designer geek living in the 30s still? Match them to this one. Sorry Chappo, but I got your name on the top tube. And your name Martin on the other top tube. And yours […]