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    Radar for bicycles

    This is new to me, and I haven't seen it discussed on the forums before, but apparently one can buy rear lights with integrated radar to warn of approaching cars, including special warnings for cars...
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    I've been doored once so far, and not in a bike...

    I've been doored once so far, and not in a bike lane but while filtering past stopped traffic in the service road alongside Virginia Ave in front of the Watergate. An Uber/Lyft passenger decided to...
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    This notification popped up during my ride home...

    This notification popped up during my ride home from the airport yesterday

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    They were in the process of clearing it when I...

    They were in the process of clearing it when I went by around 9:30am. Both the road and trail were closed for the removal. Should be done by now.
  5. I hope it's not a trial -- they're great! The...

    I hope it's not a trial -- they're great! The gear range seems to be somewhat higher than on the three-speed versions.
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    Great! I should be at FCC/Swings this week, and...

    Great! I should be at FCC/Swings this week, and maybe at Fridays at the Fountain depending on the weather. Would either of those work for you? Otherwise, I can venture your way after work one of...
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    A friend is in the process of buying a bike and...

    A friend is in the process of buying a bike and will definitely want a helmet. If it's still available, I'm sure he'd be very appreciative.
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    Spotted this e-modded Long Haul Trucker outside...

    Spotted this e-modded Long Haul Trucker outside the Library of Congress today.

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    I have only one bike, so I used it! The Space...

    I have only one bike, so I used it!

    The Space Horse worked just fine with Schwalbe Marathon Mondial 35mm tires and a light hand to feather the cantilever brakes well in advance of hard turns.
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    The 158-mile route was a wild ride with a huge...

    The 158-mile route was a wild ride with a huge range of conditions, from fast, paved downhills in the fog to an abandoned stretch of forest service road ridable only with a mountain bike (or, as we...
  11. Yes, well this is just the tribal bikes vs. cars...

    Yes, well this is just the tribal bikes vs. cars problem. There's simply a ton of crap public behavior in this city.

    As for overcapacity, it seems like the solution is to improve the trail rather...
  12. Little Falls Parkway road diet ending, CCT to be re-routed to stoplight

    Many of you have probably seen this decision by the Montgomery County Planning Board to revert Little Falls Parkway to four lanes and divert the CCT to a nearby stoplight. Itís an astonishing move...
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    Also, for anyone contemplating the two-day ride,...

    Also, for anyone contemplating the two-day ride, it seems there will be a shuttle to ferry camping gear from the ride start to the Day 1 ending point in Davis. I'm guessing they'll also shuttle gear...
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    Looks like a great ride!! I'm in for the...

    Looks like a great ride!! I'm in for the overnight.
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    For people who like to know what they’re clicking...

    For people who like to know what they’re clicking on, this story says the bicycle industry in the US is worried about declining numbers of children who are riding, the impact of Chinese tariffs, and...
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    Unfortunately I don't see any indication that NPS...

    Unfortunately I don't see any indication that NPS is working to repair the trail damage that is forcing everyone through the tunnel.
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    Ha! Just wait for the pogo sticks!! ...

    Ha! Just wait for the pogo sticks!!

    https://thenextweb.com/tech/2019/05/22/the-ceo-of-pogo-stick-sharing-startup-cangaroo-insists-his-company-isnt-a-hoax/
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    I came for the classifieds, stayed for the...

    I came for the classifieds, stayed for the package theft videos
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    Looks like a fun route, and there there will be...

    Looks like a fun route, and there there will be quite a bit of new territory for me, like Lake Barcroft. I also signed up for the volunteer night on 6/11 so hope to see a few of you there, too!
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    There are some epic potholes on that stretch of...

    There are some epic potholes on that stretch of road. I was hoping NPS would just let nature take its course and the road would go to gravel.
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    What's interesting about this story is that the...

    What's interesting about this story is that the writer wasn't even doing what most of us consider to be "road riding." He was in a wide shoulder or bike lane, seemingly on a road with a relatively...
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    Riding. They're fine for walking but do crunch on...

    Riding. They're fine for walking but do crunch on uneven pavement.
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    My friend told me my Schwalbe Marathon Mondials...

    My friend told me my Schwalbe Marathon Mondials may see me into old age. Wrestling these onto the rims certainly made me feel like an old man.

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    I have around 4,000 miles on mine and they're...

    I have around 4,000 miles on mine and they're still in pretty good shape.
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    Last night I decided to walk home rather than...

    Last night I decided to walk home rather than bike because, after a long day, I didn't have the energy to deal with traffic. I could only smile at the irony after almost getting taken out in the...
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