May 11, 2008
Bike to work

You don't need subtitles to enjoy this pro-bike-riding ad from Hungary:

But if you really want to know what they're saying, Ezra has a translation.

Now here's the real question: What kind of a reaction do you think an ad like this would get in Houston?

Posted by Charles Kuffner on May 11, 2008 to Planes, Trains, and Automobiles

I cannot count how many times I have been hooted & hollered at by attractive women half my age, or worse yet, the same age as my *kids* as I bike around. Getting coy smiles as they drive past, or chatting with an attractive woman in a convertible as we roll alongside each other at 12 MPH on a jam-packed roadway... these moments make it all worth it. I think the hyper-agressive large SUV male drivers are just plain jealous, and resentful that buying that Hummer didn't really increase the size of their pen**

Posted by: Peter Wang on May 11, 2008 9:15 AM