"I use a pair of Scott OTG motorsport goggles that were around $30. For some reason motorsport goggles run much cheaper than ski goggles and aside from the price I can't tell the difference. I use the same goggles for skiing.
"I've always considered yelling something neutral like "hey" to be like using a car horn, you're just trying to get their attention. Most drivers would use their horn if someone started drifting into their lane.
"I fishtailed going over that small patch of metal grating on Wells just south of Wacker. The lane and crosswalk paint all over the city is always slick in wet weather. As are the bricks used in many crosswalks (careful when turning a…"
"Since they're including data points for people involuntary transferred to the message center, the times provided for call center hold times are artificially low. Since the message center is powerless to solve any problems, quickly transferring…"
"Last month's Atlantic had an article arguing that people saying ridiculous things about your cause was good for your cause as long as you kept the high road and responded rationally and looked sane by…"
"Hey now, do you have any idea how hard it's gotten for the Redeye to continue to be written at a lower level than the Tribune? If the Tribune Co's publications are going to maintain their old hierarchy the Redeye is going to have to…"
"It's been 20 years, Grunge is due for a comeback.
For all John Kass wants to hate kids and their fads, there's less age difference between Kurt Cobain and Kass than between Cobain and members of the Millennial generation.
"Given the differences in people with an anti-bike sentiment, there are probably multiple causes. Associating bikes with privilege explains some of the opposition to bike lanes from residents in gentrifying areas, while the great inversion explains…"
Hey Cameron! I actually got word this morning that they found us a host family. Yeah! They're pretty close to the campgrounds actually. I'd love to meet up that evening or somewhere along the way for some good ol fashioned chainlink fun. Thanks again for looking into it for us. Cheers!
Hey, for the IL beach SP ride, would you mind if myself and Brittany were to share a site with you and liz? we have a 2 (and 3) person tent of our own. I wasnt sure how this all worked so I put our names down on the spread sheet but that can easily be changed.