Tom and Essence

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It is now safe to turn off your computer.

For the record, it’s here: 2×28 Kickbike

In one of my rare forays out onto the interwebz I finally saw this. Kickbike has addressed my main complaint about mainstream scooters and given us a bike with two 700C wheels.

The sweet spot

Jeffrey the Barak cocks a thoughtful eye at the ebikes trend, surveying low-end transportation systems “From a One Foot Hop to E-Bikes” at the-vu.

Swifty in America

Long-time cyclist Kent Peterson has imported a Swifty scooter to the Seattle area.

Poetry Corner: It is ever thus

Ur / The aurochs is proud and has great horns; / it is a very savage beast and fights with its horns; / a great ranger of the moors, it is a creature of mettle.