I completely wore out my old wtb saddle which had been with me for about three bicycles. Now, with a longer commute, I figured I could easily break in a Brooks. I’ve gone about 60 miles on it with 25 of them in torrential rain. The instructions on Brooks website suggest stretching the saddle every…
Liam gets new bike, Jesse gets Liam’s old bike.
The Great Artisanal Cheese Panic of 2014: A Postmortem | Cornucopia Institute
This is a good punch thrown in the battle. However, One such critic, Food & Water Watch, used the incident to argue, somewhat incongruously, that the FDA is spending its time hassling small-businesspeople when it should be going after Big Food. “Any rule that promotes processed, industrial food like Velveeta over handcrafted foods is not…
Why Bikes Make Smart People Say Dumb Things — Medium
This so telling about our society: We’ve been conditioned since infancy to ignore most of these fatalities, along with the behaviors that cause them. If you’re a typical American, your first experience of speeding was while strapped into a car seat, and you rode past half a dozen fatal accident scenes before speaking your first…
Doing business on bikes in Silicon Valley | PeopleForBikes
I had no idea there was even bike culture in Silicon Valley Doing business on bikes in Silicon Valley | PeopleForBikes.
Thoughts on my GSII
Having a mobile phone is kind of like holding an open beer and not sipping. However, if I wanted to take a sip out of this phone, it would repeatedly place the pull tab over the mouth of the can, the brew would slosh up when the can was not being held, the beer would…
Give childhood back to children: if we want our offspring to have happy, productive and moral lives, we must allow more time for play, not less – Comment – Voices – The Independent
I think many teachers and parents would agree. “…a common Chinese term used to refer to the products of their schools is gaofen dineng, which essentially means good at tests but bad at everything else.” via Give childhood back to children: if we want our offspring to have happy, productive and moral lives, we must…
Standing Desk Pictures
Home workstation Old office standing desk: The new job’s standing workstation
Standing Workspace, Wrist Ergonomics, Exercise.
Michael and Chris, Re: CR76, on the topic of standing desks, ergonomics. I would encourage you guys to use standing workspaces. Built one for work, I converted a book-shelf into one at home for my home office as well. (Pictures on my blog). I find it really helped me with lower-back pain. There are just…
Upcoming: New Standing Workstation
I’ve posted about how my previous endeavors to work at a standing workspace, at work, and at home. It has not gone sour on me yet. Presently at Candelatech I’ve been sitting on an exercise ball with three landscape monitors. It’s a lot of screen realestate! I love not needing to maximize and minimize windows…