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Michael Neubert
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Bike Parking at Nationals Ball Park & Clothing Options
Bikes can serve as a drying rack, but leaving this much stuff in a public parking area is an interesting notion Also, the part where he changed his clothes made an impression on the folks managing the parking area - I asked. They of course have no guidance...

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Four Mile Run Trail Open
New observation platform along Four Mile Run Part of the trail along Four Mile Run that I commute on has been closed requiring a detour. Finally the trail is open. It is somewhat odd since the barriers and signs that had closed off a portion of the trail ...

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Anti-Cyclist Tract From 1896 (AKA the "Bicycle Road to Hell)
Historical and humorous sketches of the donkey, horse and bicycle. The bicycle viewed from four standpoints: anatomical, phisiological [!], sociological, and financially. Also an allegory on the bicycle road to hell What a title page! HISTORICAL AND HUMOROU...

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Commuting in Heavy Rain
Attention neighbors! The flash flood warning has been extended until 3am. BE SAFE! #dcflood #Flood #arlingtonva #columbiaPike pic.twitter.com/AiT0KMlR54 — Columbia Forest (@CFCA_Arlington) July 29, 2017 Tweet shows Four Mile Run as it was during my afternoo...

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Shakespeare Would Ride the Bicycle if Alive Today
https://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/100585638 Brochure from Cleveland Indian bicycle company "Shakespeare Would Ride the Bicycle if Alive Today" Libraries sometimes have in their collections brochures that are treated like a book. This is such an example ...

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Bicycle Sign With Bike Made of PVC Pipe
Photograph from a new collection online of color photographs, "Roadside America," that doesn't have any bicycles however. This sign is made to look like a large bicycle, made (it appears) mostly of PVC pipe. Title-The Great Escape bike sign, Route 29 Contr...

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Women Bicycle Racers of 1898
"Women who will strip for the seven days bicycle race championship" - click through to Flickr to zoom From the New York Journal and Advertiser, November 13, 1898, photographic supplement. www.loc.gov/resource/sn83030180/1898-11-13/ed-1/?sp=15 Riders identif...

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Trails - Just Like Roads?
OK excuse me for a little grumpy kvetching. Lucky Run trail re-striped just like a roadway Above is part of the multi-use trail near my house, that runs next to a steam called "Lucky Run." Streams in this part of the world are often called a "run" (for run...

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Washington Post "Bicentennial of the Bicycle" piece
Washington Post short visual feature covering the highlights of the 200 year history of the bicycle. The presentation in the print edition of the Post was a little more easy to digest than the online version - online the "trends" that are to the right are m...

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Four Mile Run Renewal
This "intersection" has been widened This can be a complicated spot for cyclists and pedestrians to negotiate when several come together at once going in several directions. As part of a project to improve the area along the nearby stream, the asphalt was ...
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