Archive for May, 2011

Aloha Means Goodbye

Posted on May 26th, 2011 · Posted in Commuting, Dumbness, Roads

I don’t know what it is about the stretch of Aloha Street eastbound from 19th to 23rd Avenues. There’s a four-way stop at 19th. A light and “T” intersection at.. read more

Vulnerable User Bill Signed into Law

Posted on May 16th, 2011 · Posted in Laws

Seattle Bike Blog reports that Gov. Gregoire has signed into law the Vulnerable User Bill. It basically ensures that drivers negligently killing/injuring cyclists will get a slightly larger slap on.. read more

Ray LaHood on Urban Biker Safety

Posted on May 11th, 2011 · Posted in Laws, Roads

Interesting interview of Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood in The Huffington Post. While I’m a bit dubious about his “that’s the reason we have these bike lanes” comment, here’s hoping this.. read more

Brain Donors

Posted on May 6th, 2011 · Posted in Bikes, Dumbness

My experiment with riding fixed gear has made me more attuned to other fixed gear riders. I don’t usually see too many, but yesterday I had 3 separate sightings as.. read more

30 Days of Biking – Day 30 & Wrap-up

Posted on May 2nd, 2011 · Posted in 30 Days of Biking

I wrapped up 30 Days of Biking by getting my 12 y/o daughter out for her first ride of the year. With Seattle finally getting a little sun this weekend,.. read more