"Last Wednesday WTTW showed a NOVA program entitled Lethal Seas, about the huge amount of carbon our cars and modern life-styles are pumping out of the ground, into the air...and ultimately into the oceans. You can watch this episode…"
"Probably some employee's take home car. The vehicle miles should be public information along with other government units and divisions and posted on their website. We shouldnt have to be guessing at this stuff."
"People have different values. I was recently walking my bike past a car wash on a beautiful day. I made eye contact with a guy who was lovingly polishing his high end ultimate driving machine. He probably thought I envied him. Actually, I was…"
"Yesterday evening was so beautiful. When I was stopped at a stoplight, a driver pulled up next to me, and said "Nice bike! I wish I were on mine right now.". When I'm driving, I feel the exact same way. "
"The automobile is probably the single most environmentally destructive thing on this planet, particularly if you factor in the oil industry and all the land paved over for roads. Consider also that we're sending billions of dollars every year…"
"Not many, compared to the number of miles clocked on the bikes, I'll bet. There are only 5 vans. Let's say they are driving 16 hrs a day, averaging 15 mph (typical for city driving). That would give less than half a…"