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Happy Toronto
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The Ford brothers, who famously hate cyclists, are now almost history.  Yea!…Continue

Tags: Mayor, Crack

Started this discussion. Last reply by Anne Alt 21 hours ago.

Kid Freedom
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It's been a long time since I was a kid, even quite a while since I was raising a kid.  So when I had to make my driving commute one day recently at just the time elementary schools were dismissing,…Continue

Tags: Freedom, Kids

Started this discussion. Last reply by Anne Alt on Wednesday.

Thief at Sports Authority Lakeview
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I had a nice pump and tire tools stolen from my bike at about 3:00 this afternoon.  I just have to vent, I know this stuff happens all the time and there is nothing to be done about it, blah blah…Continue

Tags: Thief, Untermensch, Dick, Needle

Started this discussion. Last reply by Davo Oct 20.

Bank Steps in Front of Car
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I'm guessing the driver said, "It came out of nowhere!"…Continue

Tags: Deposit, Bank

Started this discussion. Last reply by David P. Oct 20.

 

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Jeff Schneider replied to Joseph Prosnitz's discussion Steel rear triangle mounting kickstand hunt
"I had a Flying Pigeon with a kickstand that looks like the one BikeBerry sells.  It was cheap Chinese quality, but it functioned OK.  Not a motor guy so had actually never heard of this vendor before.  Not recommending them, just…"
15 hours ago
Jeff Schneider replied to Joseph Prosnitz's discussion Steel rear triangle mounting kickstand hunt
"Here's one that appears to lock in place.  I've used that kind and it was quite stable (also…"
16 hours ago
Jeff Schneider replied to Joseph Prosnitz's discussion Steel rear triangle mounting kickstand hunt
"Do you mean the kind seen on Dutch bikes?  Those are normally built into the rear rack, e.g.:  http://www.dutchbikebits.com/index.php?route=product/product&path=38&product_id=110"
17 hours ago
Anne Alt replied to Jeff Schneider's discussion Happy Toronto
"How unfortunate. Hopefully there will be enough progressive voices to find a reasonable balance. There's such a huge need for better accommodations for peds, cyclists and transit users there.  "
21 hours ago
Jeff Schneider replied to Jeff Schneider's discussion Happy Toronto
"There will always be the evil and the stupid in our world.  Nevertheless, I am happy when they are not ascendant. "
yesterday
Jeff Schneider replied to Tom A.K.'s discussion Kaci Hickox Goes For a Bike Ride
"Look for John Kass to write  about how bicyclists support ebola..."
yesterday
Cameron 7.5 mi replied to Jeff Schneider's discussion Happy Toronto
"They're down but not out. Despite all of his problems, Rob is still a city councilman and dispute a late campaign start and the bad press of being Rob's brother, Doug didn't get completely trounced in the mayoral race. The fact that…"
yesterday
Jeff Schneider replied to Joe Guzzardo's discussion Winter 2014-15
"NOAA predicts a drier than normal winter here.  They have no prediction about temperature.  That's OK; cold I can deal with, snow and ice much less so. http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2014/20141016_winteroutlook.html"
yesterday
Jeff Schneider posted a discussion

Happy Toronto

The Ford brothers, who famously hate cyclists, are now almost history.  Yea!http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/toronto-election-john-tory-elected-mayor-1.2814902"What I compare bike lanes to is swimming with the sharks. Sooner or later you're going to get bitten... Roads are built for buses, cars, and trucks, not for people on bikes. My heart bleeds for them when I hear…See More
Thursday
Jeff Schneider replied to BritBoy's discussion Divvy Being Sold
"I assume that if Alta was purchased as a going concern, the buyer would be obligated to fulfill whatever contract agreements Alta had made - including with the city of Chicago."
Wednesday
Jeff Schneider replied to Alex Z's discussion Acceptable to shoal in this circumstance?
"I would go around the left of the car, if it were safe to do so.  Shoaling is only an issue IMO when you violate the law - by blocking a crosswalk or intersection, or by running a red light."
Wednesday
Anne Alt replied to Jeff Schneider's discussion Kid Freedom
"My school years were spent in Evanston.  My schools were 1/2 mi to 1 mi away.  When I was in 1st and 2nd grades, my dad always walked with me to school and mom came to meet me in the afternoon. After that, dad walked with me part of the…"
Wednesday
Anika replied to Jeff Schneider's discussion Kid Freedom
"I grew up on a farm in rural Michigan. When it was nice out, my brothers,sisters, neighboring friends and I all biked the 7 miles to elementary school when the weather was nice. When it wasn't, you rode the bus. Everyone had a bus route that…"
Wednesday
Jeff Schneider replied to yaj 7.4's discussion Governors Highway Safety Association article re: bike deaths nationwide
Tuesday
Jeff Schneider replied to Mike Zumwalt's discussion If bikes took up much space as cars.
"I've seen this in Copenhagen: It's a plastic cover, shaped like a car, and about the size of an SUV, under which several big cargo bicycles can be parked.  It was a nice way of showing that even huge cargo bikes take up only a…"
Tuesday
Jeff Schneider replied to yaj 7.4's discussion Governors Highway Safety Association article re: bike deaths nationwide
"The full report is here: http://www.ghsa.org/html/publications/pdf/spotlights/bikes_2014.pdf Their conclusion that lack of helmet use is an important factor in determining whether or not a cyclist will be killed in a collision cannot be…"
Tuesday

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What I ride:
Road, Cyclocross, Divvy (bike share), Fixed Gear
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Around Town
What brings you to The Chainlink?
Calendar & Forum
My other websites (twitter, facebook, pinterest, Google+, blogs, etc.):
http://uptownbikinglife.blogspot.com/

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At 1:12pm on January 18, 2014, Pat Cummings said…

Sorry I hope that you find your saddle and post. But the one that I found is not a Brooks brand. 

At 9:25pm on August 19, 2013, John said…
No more Tooter Turtle?
At 5:59am on August 8, 2012, Paul Wilson said…

Jeff,

 I can send you a receipt. Can i mail one to your business?

At 10:14am on August 27, 2011, Joydivision said…
I will have a Receipt for you for the adjusted price of $440...
At 10:09am on August 27, 2011, Joydivision said…

Sunday Afternoon is perfect...... 12.30 at 100 forest place I will be on the corner of Lake st and Forest ave..... accross from the lake st Movie theater

 

At 12:02pm on August 26, 2011, Joydivision said…

Jeff please contact me through Chainlink as to when you would like to look at the Mercian Next week.

Thank You

At 11:21am on August 23, 2011, Joydivision said…
I am lowering the price on the Mercian from $500 to $440.... let me know if your interested
At 10:18am on August 21, 2011, Joydivision said…
I still have the Mercian if you are still interested
 
 
 

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