Archive for August, 2012

Clint Eastwood bashes Attorneys?

Posted on August 31st, 2012 · Posted in Lawyers

OK, I love Clint Eastwood as an actor, and while his speech last night as the RNC was a bit strange (I suspect that “having a conversation with an empty.. read more

Tax Policy & Business

Posted on August 30th, 2012 · Posted in Business

The jumping off point for expanding SSS to business-related topics is a post I recently wrote for Forbes on why we’ve got to undo the Bush-era tax cuts. My position.. read more

Tuba Bike Trailer

Posted on August 29th, 2012 · Posted in Gear

Know what I’d like to see one of these Kickstarter bike accessory geniuses design? A set of fold-out arms for the back of my bike so I can occupy more.. read more

Blogging Consolidation

Posted on August 28th, 2012 · Posted in Uncategorized

You’ll notice a bit of a change moving forward on Single Speed Seattle – I’m expanding the focus of the blog to cover things I’ve been writing about elsewhere; namely.. read more

First Ride: Capital Bike Share

Posted on August 24th, 2012 · Posted in Bikes, Travel

On a trip last week to Washington, D.C for my brother’s wedding (congrats, Tommy and Monica – it was about time!), I decidedly to try out DC’s bike share system… read more

Running Red Lights

Posted on August 8th, 2012 · Posted in Commuting, Laws, Today's Violation

Randy Cohen, the original writer of “The Ethicist” column in the New York Times, wrote an op-ed over the weekend defending the running of red lights by cyclists. It’s a.. read more

Cycling Death at the Olympics

Posted on August 1st, 2012 · Posted in Commuting, Roads

News today that a cyclist died in a collision with a media bus at the London Olympics.  As told in this very affecting eyewitness account from Reddit, it was a.. read more