"I don't claim to have the faintest idea of what's really happening, but I read globalguy's long-time senior, city employee friends observation as:
"...and 2. (Rahm)'s pretty much encouraging various commissioners to compete…"
"I say both "ride safe" and "drive safe". Especially when leaving a party when its late and/or there has been drinking.
I don't know what kinds of people say this to you. Some may indeed think that cycling in the…"
"last night i actually had my first bike dream that i can recall.
a drunk guy ran me over directly from behind. i distinctly remember 'seeing' his front bumper running into my back tire. somehow i was totally fine even though…"
"this was a made connection. to the guy who twice jumped in front of the three faster riders who were stopped at red and subsequently had to pass you again a s-bound halsted. despite your smirk, thanks for not doing it a third time after…"
"Regarding lights as a method for making yourself visible to others, I find that when I'm driving my car, the exact location of a cyclist with only a strobe is harder to pinpoint (imagine people dancing under a strobe light at a club).