Author Archives: bendicoot

It’s not about health

First of all there are several useful links that speak for themselves: http://www.streetfilms.org/the-taming-and-reclaiming-of-prospect-park-west/ http://www.facebook.com/pages/We-support-bikes-on-Amtrak/116500671738246?ref=ts# http://www.grist.org/article/2010-08-31-when-guerrilla-art-takes-bike-activism-to-the-streets-slideshow/P1 A while ago someone asked me if I was going to do the work sponsored Zumba program.  I was surprised by the question because I … Continue reading

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Not all that wander are lost….

I, however, was LOST! Yesterday I took a long ride.  Longer than I had planned. Longer than I had time for.  Longer than I was prepared for. It started as Mondays usually do.  I rode my bike to work, expecting … Continue reading

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Tour De Pawn

A couple months ago my bike was stolen.  It was locked to a rack at Yale and someone decided I didn’t deserve it anymore.  OR that it was a quick way to get money. That was a pretty upsetting experience.  … Continue reading

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Bikes & Government

It has been an interesting day in my little corner of bicycle culture.  I saw 2 cyclists this morning walking the dog , rode to work , as usual,  got an email from League of American Bicyclists and had a … Continue reading

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The good, the bad and … well you know

I’m on a lot of email lists.  I get email from MoveOn, NRDC, Earth Justice, Freecycle,  League of American Bicyclists and lots more.  Sifting through my Inbox could be a full-time job.  Unfortunately I have a full-time job.  Some days … Continue reading

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Ride your bike!

I’ve been meaning to create this blog for a while.  Unfortunately I also procrastinate a lot.  Anyway the reason I wanted to write this if to hopefully get more people on their bicycles.  The reasons abound on why you should … Continue reading

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