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09-27-22, 08:30 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 826
Posted By work4bike

In my area it would be a hassle, just not enough...

In my area it would be a hassle, just not enough negative interactions with drivers to make it worth; however, I will admit that they can be extremely helpful if you're wearing one in just the right...
09-19-22, 10:55 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,353
Posted By work4bike

I'm talking about us cyclists, but not just...

I'm talking about us cyclists, but not just people on bikes that ride MUPs or residential roadways. The extreme minority of us that ride all the major roadways -- we are an extreme minority. However,...
09-19-22, 07:52 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,353
Posted By work4bike

When looking at comments like in the OP's link it...

When looking at comments like in the OP's link it can cause anger to well up. However, I find it kind of a learning experience. This is what it feels like to be part of a minority group.

If you...
09-18-22, 03:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 800
Posted By work4bike

Years ago (in the 90's) I had to ride from...

Years ago (in the 90's) I had to ride from Virginia Beach, Va to a place in Chesapeake Va., which required me to ride thru back-country roads in horse country. These roads were not lit...totally dark...
09-09-22, 09:57 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,054
Posted By work4bike

which is it?[/QUOTE] When I first read the...

which is it?[/QUOTE]
When I first read the paragraph you quoted, I asked myself why I would make such a post, it didn't make much sense. So I went back and looked at my post and realized you deleted...
09-08-22, 11:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 610
Posted By work4bike

Here's some ideas how to test your helmet :) ...

Here's some ideas how to test your helmet :)

https://youtu.be/69DzW7RJLW8
09-06-22, 09:10 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 793
Posted By work4bike

This is true. I didn't mean to pass judgement, I...

This is true. I didn't mean to pass judgement, I was simply going off very little information, but interested in reading more about how this happened. Actually, when I first read it, the thought...
09-06-22, 06:46 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 793
Posted By work4bike

Seems like a problem with parenting, not the...

Seems like a problem with parenting, not the brakes. But that's just going off the OP.
09-05-22, 02:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 743
Posted By work4bike

I much prefer the roads myself, but I did do a...

I much prefer the roads myself, but I did do a trip on the Jacksonville-Baldwin Bike Trail once, it was very nice...a lot of shade by large Southern Live Oak trees and well maintained. There were...
09-01-22, 04:58 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,591
Posted By work4bike

You're right, I stand corrected. The first two...

You're right, I stand corrected. The first two videos in the link is concerning the person in the subject of this thread, the last (third) video is a totally separate incident in DC
08-31-22, 09:41 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 2,106
Posted By work4bike

One sees this attitude (shooting all cyclists)...

One sees this attitude (shooting all cyclists) mostly in larger cities. I think cyclists not obeying traffic laws is a significant factor. When a cyclist does a maneuver that causes motorists to slam...
08-31-22, 06:26 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,591
Posted By work4bike

This link has a video of the actual crash scene,...

This link has a video of the actual crash scene, I thought it was a much different scene. Also there are two videos on the link that are difficult to listen to -- much sympathy.

Correction: Third...
08-31-22, 05:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 428
Posted By work4bike

I don't use convex mirrors, I think they're only...

I don't use convex mirrors, I think they're only good for motor vehicle blind spots, so useless on bikes. I've seen large convex mirrors placed on blind corners and they are misleading.

I'm...
08-29-22, 11:46 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,591
Posted By work4bike

This is, in part, why I always ride with a...

This is, in part, why I always ride with a mirror. Right Hooks are one of my most common threats on the road, especially the roads that have countless entrance points to so freakin' many shopping...
08-28-22, 07:28 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 630
Posted By work4bike

My qualifications simply come from my observation...

My qualifications simply come from my observation over the years of friends, family and others. I've seen the people that were moderately active, slowly age, becoming less active and eventually...
08-27-22, 09:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 630
Posted By work4bike

The problem with the health industry is that they...

The problem with the health industry is that they focus too much on cardio exercise for fitness. Bikes are great, I've been riding as my primary form of transportation since the mid-80's and that...
08-24-22, 02:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 662
Posted By work4bike

The link worked fine for me :foo:

The link worked fine for me :foo:
08-22-22, 03:29 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 6,051
Posted By work4bike

My impression of the guy (guy on a bike) in all...

My impression of the guy (guy on a bike) in all the interviews I've seen/heard him in, is that he's a nice guy, but not all there.

What was really funny of the accident (or whatever you want to...
08-22-22, 05:02 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 6,051
Posted By work4bike

I'm not attempting to relieve the cyclist of his...

I'm not attempting to relieve the cyclist of his fault in the accident. It was simply a question of curiosity. Chill out dude...
08-21-22, 11:54 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 6,051
Posted By work4bike

It's true that she probably won't be cited for...

It's true that she probably won't be cited for speeding, in addition to the charge of hit-and-run. However, (and this is just out of curiosity), I wonder if they could cite her for speeding?

I...
08-20-22, 08:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 513
Posted By work4bike

I think that's a mistake we all make from...

I think that's a mistake we all make from time-to-time. But it is important to remind yourself not to become complacent. I like to think I'm good at identifying mistakes I make on the road,...
08-20-22, 06:44 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 6,051
Posted By work4bike

This story doesn't seem to be going away in the...

This story doesn't seem to be going away in the local news; I'm sure much to the chagrin of Amy DeGise. All the calls for her resignation, forced her to comment....


https://youtu.be/QrNGapA_BnM
08-20-22, 05:57 AM
08-17-22, 04:51 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 5,322
Posted By work4bike

Talk about a case-in-point, this reporter was...

Talk about a case-in-point, this reporter was talking about a hit-and-run and then one happens as they're filming:roflmao:


https://youtu.be/2W-Rx2NLTO8
08-16-22, 08:18 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 5,322
Posted By work4bike

When I'm driving my pickup, I love pissing other...

When I'm driving my pickup, I love pissing other drivers off, and you don't have to go out of your way and do stupid stuff; all you have to do, besides just doing the speed limit, is to take your...
08-09-22, 04:46 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 5,322
Posted By work4bike

I ride on a few roads that have heavy,...

I ride on a few roads that have heavy, fast-moving traffic without a shoulder/bikelane. My biggest asset is my mirror. As for other pointers on riding on these type of roads ----- be a very good bike...
08-08-22, 12:17 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 6,051
Posted By work4bike

The story that just keeps getting better.... ...

The story that just keeps getting better....
Apparently, she bumped her head and then had a flashback and realized she hit someone :roflmao:
...
08-08-22, 06:16 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 6,051
Posted By work4bike

This is a little old news, but it's the first...

This is a little old news, but it's the first I've seen this issue being addressed by the Governor of NJ.

Gov. Murphy says DeGise hit-and-run is behavior that's unacceptable, doesn't call for...
08-07-22, 06:44 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 6,051
Posted By work4bike

She's getting hate mail and death threats now....

She's getting hate mail and death threats now. Crazy, but this is the world we live in today...

https://youtu.be/d6cMAjKFXhk
08-05-22, 12:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 632
Posted By work4bike

Whoops, I didn't realize there was a video of...

Whoops, I didn't realize there was a video of this incident, I thought I was just looking at a still shot.

My recommendation would be to just take-the-lane and follow the other vehicle(s) thru the...
08-05-22, 09:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 632
Posted By work4bike

I'm always having to deal with Right Hooks, so...

I'm always having to deal with Right Hooks, so much so, I'm pretty good at avoiding them. The one major thing I do to counteract, is to take-the-lane behind the vehicle(s), even in roadways with...
08-05-22, 09:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 579
Posted By work4bike

Crazy homeless people is just one of the things I...

Crazy homeless people is just one of the things I don't have to deal with, TG. However, I'm not totally ignorant of those type of encounters, because I'm from Washington DC and have ridden thru there...
08-04-22, 03:43 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,079
Posted By work4bike

Thanks, this got my curiosity up and I'm going to...

Thanks, this got my curiosity up and I'm going to look more into it.





Getting frustrated over little sh*t is a whole lot better than being sexually frustrated:)
08-04-22, 09:04 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,639
Posted By work4bike

In addition to the incident I had in post #17...

In addition to the incident I had in post #17 above, I had another one around the same period, give or take a day or two. I thought at the time this was a case of road rage, but after reflecting on...
08-04-22, 05:18 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,079
Posted By work4bike

Whoa...I'm being accosted by two august members...

Whoa...I'm being accosted by two august members of academia!!

Hey guys I concede you two are far more knowledgeable in this topic than simple little me;)

I haven't done the research, I just...
08-03-22, 04:17 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,079
Posted By work4bike

As the video in post #30 stated, it's not even...

As the video in post #30 stated, it's not even sure if the body produces Lactic Acid, but if it does it only is present for a very, very short time. If there are studies to the contrary, since that...
08-03-22, 02:14 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,079
Posted By work4bike

It's true, I didn't cover it too much in text, I...

It's true, I didn't cover it too much in text, I just let the videos to do the talking, since they are experts.

First one is this, which gives some history to the lactic acid myth.
...
08-03-22, 01:11 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 6,051
Posted By work4bike

Interesting video from November 2021. Looks like...

Interesting video from November 2021. Looks like some are starting to look into the history of deGise.Jersey City Councilwoman DeGise had car towed in Hoboken for expired registration
...
08-03-22, 07:41 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 6,051
Posted By work4bike

True we don't know why she kept going. I'm from a...

True we don't know why she kept going. I'm from a lousy city (Washington DC), so I get that and it's possible. However, what I find fishy is that she, according to new reports, didn't report the...
08-03-22, 07:27 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 6,051
Posted By work4bike

I don't understand how this became such a...

I don't understand how this became such a controversial topic:wtf:

I'm no lawyer, so I can't be too precise in placing blame, but to my laymen eyes it seem reasonable to say both are at fault. The...
08-02-22, 01:23 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,639
Posted By work4bike

I'm sure there are a few, but that's another good...

I'm sure there are a few, but that's another good thing about being a good bike handler...I don't freak out, I smoothly transition in the presences of a threat and that takes away from their attempt...
08-02-22, 01:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 970
Posted By work4bike

Unfortunate Fatality on an E-bike

I just read this, this morning. I wonder how often this happens without being reported.

https://www.yahoo.com/news/team-molly-parents-sue-e-120953641.html



Since I started seeing so many...
08-02-22, 12:37 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,639
Posted By work4bike

I don't experience too much of road rage, but of...

I don't experience too much of road rage, but of course it happens to us all. However, what I do experience with much more frequency is bad driving. There's this one road that does have a bike lane,...
08-01-22, 03:00 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 6,051
Posted By work4bike

Oh geez, I'm back on your ignore list...again...I...

Oh geez, I'm back on your ignore list...again...I wonder how long it will last this time:roflmao:
08-01-22, 01:36 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 6,051
Posted By work4bike

Interesting news story on DeGise and the pressure...

Interesting news story on DeGise and the pressure put on her to resign. What's new here is that it shows the same video as before of her entering a police station to report the accident, but it turns...
08-01-22, 12:10 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 6,051
Posted By work4bike

Four times prior to my last post, this post makes...

Four times prior to my last post, this post makes six posts. I don't care what other people have posted, but you seem to just wrap my post up with all the others...now who's showing cognitive...
08-01-22, 11:03 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 6,051
Posted By work4bike

:wtf: are you talking about? Where in all my...

:wtf: are you talking about? Where in all my 4-posts on this thread did I address how emergency vehicles drive thru an intersection?

I have no problem with how emergency vehicles drive thru...
08-01-22, 09:46 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 6,051
Posted By work4bike

What's funny is that at the 35-second point of...

What's funny is that at the 35-second point of the video (in post #77) the guy on the bike says, "I was about to look right....and then I got hit".

If you're going to run a stop light, you should...
08-01-22, 07:21 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 6,051
Posted By work4bike

It'll be interesting to see if she steps down... ...

It'll be interesting to see if she steps down...

https://youtu.be/vZdL8pUu_Bw


But she seems determined NOT to step down.
...
07-29-22, 02:57 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,613
Posted By work4bike

I'm watching and I'm also watching Lance's WEDU...

I'm watching and I'm also watching Lance's WEDU podcast for a little behind the scenes info
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