Archive for December 2011

War On Cars: The Bicycle and The Reusable Shopping Bag

My son spent his last two years of high school and first two years of college working part-time at our local Super Target.  What better way to earn a few bucks and learn about the real world? One Sunday morning, my daughter and I were preparing for our usual weekly shopping trip.  We had our... Read more »

War On Cars and The Cycling Ego

Cycling – city cycling in specific – can certainly stir up the emotions. My last post, War On Cars: Don’t Sweat Emissions or Congestion was a direct rebuttal to John Mc Carron’s Tribune op-ed entitled Chicago’s War on Cars.  I was quite surprised at a recurring theme among commenters; cyclists have an attitude problem. This... Read more »