April 2008 Archive

top 5 commute scares

26 April 2008, 10:17 am
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Road hazards that don’t affect 4-wheeled traffic
Loose gravel is bad. So are vertical discontinuities parallel to the road.
Other bikes where I don’t expect them
Riding against traffic or failing to obey traffic signals/yield right-of-way
Vehicles turning left across my path when I have the right-of-way
Vehicles nudging into the intersection are also scary; I can’t tell if they […]

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patriots’ day synchronicity

21 April 2008, 7:33 pm
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I’d never heard of Patriots’ Day before moving to Massachusetts, so it’s sheer coincidence that on April 20th (which splits the difference between the actual commemorated date and the day of observance) I happened to ride my bike to Lexington.
I found another one of the fake signs I enjoy so much, like Oh, You and […]

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radio, radio

14 April 2008, 8:11 am
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I’ll be spinning tunes on WMBR tomorrow.

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i am so juvenile

8 April 2008, 6:12 pm
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I snigger.

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