February 11, 2013

Healthy Green Transport for a Small City. Part 4.

Proposition: redevelop every city’s derelict docklands employing the principles of Bicycle Oriented Development (BOD). Why? To mitigate sprawl. And what are BOD principles? Well, think of Transit Oriented Development (TOD) principles, but instead of seeing development […]
February 10, 2013

Announcing the non-drugged division Australian road champion, 1993 to 2013.

Some Sunday mornings I change from my pyjamas into tight lycra and gaze for a moment at some blank patch of wall. “Dr. Behooving, why do you do this?” I ask myself. And why have I […]
February 9, 2013

A most hypocritical purchase

I’m such a hypocrite. I don’t even strive for consistency. I strive so little for consistency I could fairly be accused of actively striving toward its opposite. There is such wonderful integrity to my quest for […]
February 8, 2013

Critical Mass Shenanigans

I had cause to correspond with the Cycling Embassy of Great Britain recently. I was asking if they would support Bike Hour. From memory, they gave it a shout out. What I remember most distinctly though, was […]
February 6, 2013

Why I’m not riling against helmet laws—yet.

I see the debate over mandatory bike helmet laws (MHLs) is selling papers today. The occasion is a one-eyed, myopic article in an automotive accident journal, by some obscure academics who were a little too eager to […]