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The Dow Jones dropped 1000 points during trading on Thursday before recovering most of the loss. It was the largest intra-day drop ever. Robert Riech on his blog speculated on the reasons for the drop including pointing to the computers that automate trades. He wrote that “Giant high-speed computers generate millions of trades based on […]
I saw this guy walking around at the North American Handmade Bicycle Show in Richmond this weekend. He had a bunch of old bicycle components taped on a backpack with a for sale sign.
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I reached an important cycling milestone this weekend. I have bicycled 20,000 miles in my lifetime. Although I bicycled as a child, these are miles that I have bicycled as an adult. I took up cycling several years after I graduated college and within 2 years, I began to ride at least 1000 miles per […]
Remember the good old days, when Dad would let you play with the gasoline powered lawn mower.
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This traffic sign, intended to warn drivers about a upcoming bike trail, was run down by a car on Bike-To-Work Day. Fortunately the collision involved just a sign and not a cyclist. I assume it was the result of bad driving and not an angry gesture by a driver.
However, even if there are no drivers […]