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  1. Another in the long list of reasons why I thank...

    Another in the long list of reasons why I thank my lucky stars I'm car-free.
  2. I've only been in Walmart two or three times....

    I've only been in Walmart two or three times. After seeing this documentary, I decided to never go back.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXmnBbUjsPs
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    You live thousands of miles away and you've come...

    You live thousands of miles away and you've come to the same conclusions many of us who live here have!

    You're right, the underground was expensive and it took them ages to build it, but it's...
  4. Thread: Circe Omnis +

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    I've had the Circe+ for a couple of months now....

    I've had the Circe+ for a couple of months now. Lovely bike! Especially like the Sram Dual Drive. No problems so far with the brakes. Looking forward to doing a longish tour in Portugal in June.
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    Good point. It's also unreasonable to expect...

    Good point. It's also unreasonable to expect people to walk everywhere because distances are often too great, so the ideal mix involves walking or cycling to the bus stop or the train or underground...
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    Rode out to a local village this morning and...

    Rode out to a local village this morning and found they're building a lovely new bike lane! It's only about half finished, but once they've completed it, it'll connect this fair city with the...
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    I assume you think our sidewalks are bursting to...

    I assume you think our sidewalks are bursting to the seams and about to "max out" because of our 37% walking modal share. :lol: And if we tore them out and forced all of those pedestrians to "take...
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    I'm glad to hear Davis is back on the right...

    I'm glad to hear Davis is back on the right track. In the spirit of keeping this thread positive (as opposed to harrumphing, engaging in one-upsmanship and making gloomy comments of the "Seville has...
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    This is where we're at at the moment. The 9%...

    This is where we're at at the moment. The 9% figure used in the video is the share of mechanized trips. Still, from 0% to 6% cycling modal share ain't too shabby. As you can see, a lot of people walk...
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    Nonsense. There's still plenty of room for more...

    Nonsense. There's still plenty of room for more bikes here, despite the large numbers of people who've taken up transport cycling since the protected cycleways were built. The only real impediments...
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    Thank you for posting this fascinating and...

    Thank you for posting this fascinating and historically accurate article. The struggle to make our streets safe again--even for children and the elderly--continues to this day. Cities like Paris are...
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    Agreed! I'm so lucky because I just happened to...

    Agreed! I'm so lucky because I just happened to be living here--I was one of just a handful of transport cyclists in Seville at the time--and the city was suddenly transformed over a short period of...
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    Lovin' the Car-free Life in Seville!

    Check out this great video! :thumb:


    https://youtu.be/1tvYlUH9YRo
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    Top 10 Historic Vegetarian and Vegan Olympians |...

    Top 10 Historic Vegetarian and Vegan Olympians | Ecorazzi
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    5 shocking reasons why Americans are getting...

    5 shocking reasons why Americans are getting fatter - Salon.com
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    There was no mention of health insurance.

    There was no mention of health insurance.
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    The mere suggestion that part of the reason...

    The mere suggestion that part of the reason Canadians and citizens of other developed countries are so long-lived might have something to do with the fact that they have access to good healthcare...
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    What was political about the posts that were...

    What was political about the posts that were eliminated? We were discussing health, nutrition, obesity and longevity. :wtf:
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    Regarding point number one, have you seen this? ...

    Regarding point number one, have you seen this?

    Science shows that when it comes to maintaining your metabolism, it doesn't make a whit of difference whether you eat breakfast or not.
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    I think I've read that cutting calories can help...

    I think I've read that cutting calories can help you to lose weight but you need to exercise to keep the weight off. Is that true in your experience?
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    I was going to recommend an Internal-Gear Hub...

    I was going to recommend an Internal-Gear Hub too. With one of those he could forget about the derailleur failures he's had in the past and still be able to climb hills with ease.
  22. Thread: Babies?

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    Wow! What a guy! I'm 58 and still freeloadin'....

    Wow! What a guy! I'm 58 and still freeloadin'. Got my snout firmly placed in dat welfare trough. I love me some food stamps! How do you do without? :lol:
  23. It's a start.

    It's a start.
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    I think CbadRider should make it clear: Is any...

    I think CbadRider should make it clear: Is any mention of climate change now deemed political and thus prohibited in this subforum? In a thread such as this one, where we were asked our motivations...
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    Climate change is a scientific reality, not a...

    Climate change is a scientific reality, not a political debate.
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