The Chainlink

curt(is) locke
  • Male
  • Chicago, IL
  • United States
Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Share

Curt(is) locke's Friends

  • bobweiser

curt(is) locke's Discussions

the only good car (is a dead one)
2 Replies

"Public art" discovered along the Lakefront Trail at Fullerton on Friday, March 29, 2019.…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by ketoguychicago Mar 31.

If you build a bike lane, the terrorists will win!

A new video from Streetfilms assembles the most head-scratching attacks employed by bike-lane foes, such as: Don’t let the terrorists win!…Continue

Started Mar 18

in a former life: early 90s Chicago messenger doc
7 Replies

This was me, as "BikeBoy" circa 1992/93.…Continue

Tags: cult(ure), courier

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alex Z Jul 10, 2018.

 

curt(is) locke's Page

Latest Activity

curt(is) locke replied to Ernesto Lube's discussion Lake Front crash from last night
"Once the temps hit 60, it's bye-bye LFT. But, I DID enjoy bombing it early yesterday afternoon. And the new design is a mess. As I suspected all along, it will NOT reduce the amount of pedestrian / runner / cyclist / baby stroller / dogs on…"
Apr 9
curt(is) locke replied to David S.'s discussion Thinking outside the box on sustainable transit
"Yes, David, I DO understand much of this history regarding NASA. But pardon me, what exactly IS your point? And what about granny's trip to the beach?! You dump so much randomness and absolutes into your rants (sorry, but that's what they…"
Apr 5
curt(is) locke replied to David S.'s discussion Thinking outside the box on sustainable transit
"But I am NOT arguing for the status-quo, Yas, and there is certainly a place/role for aiming for the moon. But NASA didn't land the Apollo 11 crew on the lunar surface without political support (both popular and within the federal government)…"
Apr 5
curt(is) locke replied to David S.'s discussion Thinking outside the box on sustainable transit
"It is irrelevant whether you or I are personally fans of the DSA -- they currently occupy the most progressive wing of our local government. From where exactly would popular support, "a majority to say 'yes'', come from? "
Apr 5
curt(is) locke replied to David S.'s discussion Thinking outside the box on sustainable transit
""Limit speed limits to 15 mph"?! Utterly ridiculous. You would NEVER get public buy-in to such a proposal."
Apr 5
curt(is) locke replied to JeffB's discussion Northerly Island path collapse
"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=muUZjovOFRg "History shows again and again how nature points out the folly of man" -- Blue Oyster Cult"
Apr 4
curt(is) locke replied to David S.'s discussion Thinking outside the box on sustainable transit
"Huh, I think I've seen this show before. Clp, your vast experience of riding across the wide open expanses of the western United States is rather irrelevant regarding a discussion of alternative transportation planning in a densely populated…"
Apr 4
curt(is) locke replied to David S.'s discussion Thinking outside the box on sustainable transit
"But where will I ride my unicorn?"
Apr 4
curt(is) locke replied to JeffB's discussion Northerly Island path collapse
"When I was out there last spring, much of Northerly Island was closed off with barriers."
Apr 4
curt(is) locke replied to Yasmeen's discussion Riding Songs... Chime in!
"Great representative video from Soul Train -- The Soul Train Line dance -- with the funky high energy "Fight the Power" by the Isley Bros. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KdJ0uv6oMRU"
Apr 4
curt(is) locke replied to Yasmeen's discussion Riding Songs... Chime in!
"Greatest opening credits EVER -- song/dance/message https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=739XYgoA-x8 FIGHT THE POWER!"
Apr 4
curt(is) locke replied to Yasmeen's discussion Riding Songs... Chime in!
"Come on, Tom, stay on track -- Riding Songs (although, "I'll Take You There" could work.)"
Apr 4
curt(is) locke replied to Yasmeen's discussion Riding Songs... Chime in!
"In light of yesterday's events, from Chicago, Illinois, the mighty Chi-Lights! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rSIr5a4L8os"
Apr 3
curt(is) locke replied to bobweiser's discussion How far you've ridden in 2019
"Still splitting time between indoors and the road -- 335 miles on the hamster wheel and 360 road miles for a total of 1,685 miles y-t-d. After failing in February to ride a single Perimeter (ending a streak of 35 consecutive months), this past month…"
Apr 1
ketoguychicago replied to curt(is) locke's discussion the only good car (is a dead one)
"We could start a new thread:  What's this doing near the bike lane?" Possibilities, a.     Torched after being used in a crime b      DUI misadventures, busted the fuel line going up over the curb,…"
Mar 31
clp replied to curt(is) locke's discussion the only good car (is a dead one)
"Live with a car; die by a car...."
Mar 31

Profile Information

What I ride:
Road, Vintage, Cyclocross, Mountain
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Around Town, Distance, Other
What brings you to The Chainlink?
My '96 Kona Hot, '88 Peugeot Cologne, 1998 Bianchi Veloce, '96 Dean custom cyclo-cross, '86/'87 Litespeed, 2003 Colnago Dream, 1980s Vitus 979
About me:
I spin with vinyl too. Phonographs and photographs.
My other websites (twitter, facebook, pinterest, Google+, blogs, etc.):
http://https://www.flickr.com/photos/86125374@N00/
My first bike:
It was red with training wheels.

curt(is) locke's Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of The Chainlink to add comments!

Join The Chainlink

  • No comments yet!
 
 
 

© 2008-2016   The Chainlink Community, L.L.C.   Powered by

Disclaimer  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service