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Top 20 questions I am asked as a Bike Commuter….

Posted June 29, 2010 by | 1 Comment | ]

1) Did you get a DUI?
2) Do you pick up your date on that?
3) Big Lance Armstrong fan?
4) But you own a car, right?
5) Must suck when it rains, huh?
6) Do you know my friend? He does Critical Mass.
7) Aren’t you terrified in traffic?
8) Does it take you a long time to get to work?
9) Do you ride with all those hipsters at night?
10) …

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The Pink Lady of Malibu

Posted June 15, 2010 by | 1 Comment | ]

There is a feeling driving through the tunnel on Malibu Canyon. What is it? Lonely, I think. Sometimes it seems the tunnel is crying. Big tears, water oozing from the huge stone wall on the north side, then running – crossing lanes and finally seeping back into the mountain.
Let me back up a little.
I love the summer – for many reasons. One big reason …

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HELP!!! Which Route Should I take?? Call 511

Posted June 14, 2010 by | 1 Comment | ]

A new traffic help line has launched, and if it plays out as good as it is described to be -it will be great new way to check the traffic and then some.
A new telephone and web service, which will debut in a “test mode” on Monday, will include an automated 511 telephone number and a website,, said Jose Ubaldo of …

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Posted June 9, 2010 by | 1 Comment | ]

I received this information from Babara Filet this morning. Tonight’s community meeting is very important if you want the Bergamot Bike Path.
Attend the community meeting on June 9 at Virginia Park at 7 p.m. Speak up or submit comments in support of the Bergamot-Agensys Bike Path.
Date: Wednesday, June 9, 7 p.m.
Location: Virginia Park community room, on Pico Blvd. just south …

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TRAFFIC CALMING? Now That is an Oxymoron.

Posted June 3, 2010 by | 1 Comment | ]

For those of you who participated in our recent bike week, particularly bike to work day, you may have discovered one of the few miles of bike lanes in Los Angeles. Though Metro boasts of 1000 miles of bike paths,  it seems like most of these miles are clustered in the Santa Monica community or on Venice Boulevard. Okay, maybe not. …