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Old 04-17-14, 10:47 AM
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Originally Posted by FBinNY View Post
So this is a mugging by a small gang of youths, apparently in a bad neighborhood. I'm sure it happens all the time, so what makes it bicycle related except that the victim was on a bicycle at the time?

Is every crime or misfortune that happens to someone who happens to be on a bicycle now fodder for this forum?

I'm not trying to dismiss the OP's misfortune, and am happy to hear it turned out OK (sort of), I just don't see it as bicycle related.

OTOH, maybe it's worthwhile for the helmet thread.
Has been fodder for the Woe is Us Victims crowd of A&S for quite awhile. Often is a catalyst for the same level of incoherent thought as seen in the helmet thread by the same ranter(s).
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