June 15, 2011

Vehicular Cycling: America’s Curse

Vehicular Cycling, or Effective Cycling, as John Forester originally called it, means riding as though you are a car, but with a range of reflex actions programmed into your mind to avoid being hit, when drivers […]
June 9, 2011

Poor Greece, she’s up the poop

Ah, Athens. Very unstable politically. Reminds me of my time in the Congo. Dwums beating everwy evening. Natives getting restless Elisa! Bring me my elephant gun. But seriouswy, it is very tense here. Indeed! Hundreds of […]
June 8, 2011

Can’t see myself bicycle touring in Greece

Ah Greece, expel them from the EU, deny them all visas, certainly don’t let them drive in our countries. Ban them from the Olympics! Why? They drive in the bicycling lane, and use the car lane […]
June 4, 2011

Bleecker Street Bike Path

 Am on the road again, but do have time for a frivolous post:
June 2, 2011

Cycle-Space is a game changer

For decades now the game has been to build to street alignments with perimeter blocks, then activate streets with commerce, and to make cities that feel secure for pedestrians. Plonking tall towers in parks leads to […]