"Sam - the whole point of passing is that you're announcing to the world you're doing well above their speed - leave it another ten or twenty metres before you pull back in again - and return to the bike lane ghetto as lazily as you can…"
"So Jill picked up that two-bit VECCI online poll attention-seeking, anti-cyclist beat-up. Surely this is proof that a TV station who takes millions of advertising dollars each year from the car industry, related retailers, insurers, and event…"
"This is a public forum, and the last thing we need is to feed the perception that cyclists a) would take satisfaction from a motorist's death, and/or b) are of the opinion that motorists deserve to die if they hit a cyclist. All it takes is a…"
"I too held my breath. It's a shame they left him to answer some of the 'big' driver/cyclist questions off the box in the chat session - the interview list was
1 celebrity commuter (nsw premier)
1 celebrity 'angry driver'…"
Am currently riding a recovered hard-rubbish 90s Kuwahara. Had it blasted and coated, rims too, for something different. It's now rather shiny. Bill at Human Powered very patiently endured my three separate trips to work out which spokes I needed, and I built up a fun 3x chook foot that's running almost true. Well, if you squint. Have a 2008 Schwinn Madison that needs some lovin'.
What is the best thing about riding?
Watties. Wait, what
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... although now I've just discovered that Kuwahara bikes were in ET (albeit their BMXen, of course) then perhaps in the name of my continued fashion victim status I should move across to that one and resign the abused Lawrencia to the 'dustbin of history' where it can keep John Howard company. Hell, he backpedalled so much, he should have been a fixie rider :)