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Some Thoughts on the Chris Christie Bridge Scandal

January 16, 2014


It’s only very tangentially related to bicycling… but I wanted to write down a few thoughts on the Chris Christie “Bridgegate” scandal. New Jersey’s Republican Governor Chris Christie, in apparent retaliation against local democrats, was responsible for closing lanes onto the George Washington Bridge, which connects the state of NJ with Manhattan. This is the […]

Sign Insult 2 – Don’t Assume I Drive or That Driving Is Safe

July 27, 2012


Earlier this week, I posted about a sign that cautioned pedestrians where I thought drivers were to blame… continuing Bikas scintilating sign series, today I take on a pair of similar signs, starting with this one: This sign is in Tustin, California, about an hour’s train ride southeast of Los Angeles. It’s the suburb where […]

A Disappointing Sign for Pedestrians

July 24, 2012


Sometimes I think about posting various facilities, roads, signs, sidewalks, etc. that are unsafe, inconvenient, and/or unwelcoming for bicycling, walking and riding transit in Los Angeles… then I think… it’s too easy! I expect that I could post the bike/ped insult of the day for a year and still have a long ways to go. […]