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  1. It's not as upright as a Dutch city bike but more...

    It's not as upright as a Dutch city bike but more upright them most MTB's. My fork steer tube is uncut , I have 3 inches of spacers and a stem on top of that. My handle bars is higher then most MTB...
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    I don't own a car but I carry my drivers license...

    I don't own a car but I carry my drivers license at all times. Drivers license is a very important ID.
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    Yeah that's because all those daily activities...

    Yeah that's because all those daily activities such as showering, dressing up, taking a dump, eating dinner, preparing breakfast are as much of a competitive event as bike commuting so it's very...
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    1-2 minutes ??. What's taking you so long...

    1-2 minutes ??. What's taking you so long ??:p...On a flat road with no wind, I can go from 0-30 in less then a minute on my fixed gear commuter bike , but I can only maintain that speed for few...
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    A "real sprint" usually lasts only about 10-30...

    A "real sprint" usually lasts only about 10-30 seconds at most and anything longer then that is not a sprint.
    The energy system in a human body can only generate enough ATP to allow about 10-30...
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    I have a much better water and time conserving...

    I have a much better water and time conserving tip: Stop lathering yourself with soap and shampoo for 15 minutes. All you need to do is rinse yourself with plain water for about 1-2 minutes and be...
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    Fast riders take fast short showers, slow riders...

    Fast riders take fast short showers, slow riders take slow long showers.
  8. I don't even own jeans anymore. I find them...

    I don't even own jeans anymore. I find them uncomfortable for pretty much any activity, even if it's just walking around.
  9. One way to minimize smell is to wear merino wool...

    One way to minimize smell is to wear merino wool or cotton instead of spandex or polyester in hot weather.... I have to rinse my polyester top and briefs everyday when I take my shower. My merino...
  10. Riding on a heavy upright bike will produce more...

    Riding on a heavy upright bike will produce more sweat because you have to pedal harder and work harder to keep moving. I am pretty good at controlling my sweating but I still end up sweating more on...
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    Do cyclists actually keep track of their shower...

    Do cyclists actually keep track of their shower time ??...Is showering a competitive event or a race ??
  12. You don't need a shower. All you need is a change...

    You don't need a shower. All you need is a change of clothes and some deodorant.
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    Frame geometry also influence handling. One of my...

    Frame geometry also influence handling. One of my MTB's has a rigid fork and a very relaxed upright geometry, very slanted top tube. It handles extremely well even with a heavily loaded front rack. I...
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    I prefer to use a backpack or messenger bag for...

    I prefer to use a backpack or messenger bag for commuting...However, my shopping bike which I use for getting groceries has a front rack and front panniers. It's not my daily commuter, and when I do...
  15. Cycling is not a fashion event. You can wear...

    Cycling is not a fashion event. You can wear whatever you want.
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    That's the problem with E-Bikes, you would still...

    That's the problem with E-Bikes, you would still need to pay for parking just like for a car or a motorcycle ...Underground parking would be a safest and the only option, but where do you plug it in...
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    I don't think any landlord and building...

    I don't think any landlord and building management would approve of somebody trying to stuff a golf cart or some oversized E-Bike inside an elevator.:rolleyes:.
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    There is not enough charging stations to support...

    There is not enough charging stations to support an all electric transportation, it's not like we have power outlets and sockets all over the place with "free electricity". When you plug in to...
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    During my last 8 years of daily bicycle commuting...

    During my last 8 years of daily bicycle commuting I've never been late for work. My strategy is get up early, leave early and give myself some extra time in case of some emergency.
  20. A custom made armoured car with bullet proof...

    A custom made armoured car with bullet proof windows and bullet resistant tires would be more suitable for commuting through Detroit then a bicycle.
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    Few years ago I purchased a barbell set and some...

    Few years ago I purchased a barbell set and some dumbbells a total of 385 pounds. It took me several trips to bring everything home. I strapped a few plates, as much as I could on the racks.... bike...
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    Whatever you do don't rely on sunscreens. There...

    Whatever you do don't rely on sunscreens. There is no proof that sunscreens with high SPF prevent skin cancer, in fact it may be the opposite. Many sunscreens contain very toxic chemicals which may...
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    Skin tight spandex pants became popular amongst...

    Skin tight spandex pants became popular amongst men during the 80's, I think it was all the rock stars that started the trend and popularized the tight spandex look...Now the 80's hairstyles is...
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    I do use smoothies in moderation but I don't rely...

    I do use smoothies in moderation but I don't rely on them to meet my daily nutritional needs. Drinking a glass of fruit juice is not the same as eating a serving of fresh whole fruit...Food...
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    I would strongly encourage young people to get...

    I would strongly encourage young people to get their drivers license, even if they choose to be car-free. You don't know what the future holds and maybe at some point in your life you will need to...
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