– Passed 35 cars in Office Park Traffic.
– Car passed me on 151 in Greenland. Screamed “FAGGOT” at me out the window. I waved. Got the finger. Continued to wave, smiled even more. All three occupants in the car gave me the finger. I won.
– Passed by a scooter on Spur Rd. Rode hard to get on it. Foot came out of pedal. No real loss, though, as the driver was not a cute chick.
This is, WITHOUT A DOUBT, today’s jam – An LCD SOUNDSYSTEM COVER OF JOY DIVISION.
Someone’s reading my mind. I swear.
► LCD Soundsystem – No Love Lost / The Hype Machine.
Please make more songs like this, Internet.
I spent some time on the phone with Jen from Podium Cafe. We talked about riding bicycles on route 100 for 200 miles. Go figure. I eventually started rambling about riding in the winter.
I did not come across as charming, funny or sexy as I am in real life. Which is really unfortunate. Because I am all of those things. FOR SURE.
The interview is here. You can go there and read it, or not. WHATEVER. I DON’T CARE.
So, I managed to find an old database containing a good amount of content from my site, pre this weekend’s database debacle.
So, I give you How To Race Bikes In College.
It’s also in the top menu under “Helpful Things”.
Most of you probably know this, but there’s a new Danny Macaskill video out:
Bonus points for riding in the ruins of industrialization. If we can only get him riding on the Forth Bridge, my boner would explode.
We all know this, but FLORIDA SUCKS.
“So much of Florida has been built up so quickly in that era of the automobile-oriented design; it’s this sort of the boomer phenomenon,” said David Goldberg…
Tom Vanderbilt talks about Florida’s road design in Traffic quite a bit. And if you haven’t read that book, you should.
(via Florida Again Found Most Dangerous Place for Pedestrians – NYTimes.com.)
I am posting this image so I can easily find it on my blog in the future when I need to use it again.
This jam is appropriate for almost any day. Well, depending on how the day is going.
Obvious bonus points for Sega Genesis shout-out.
The Notorious B.I.G. – Juicy
I would like it if this was in my email signature.