Monthly Archives: January 2013

Bus stop, bus goes…

#!/bin/sh commute_method=$1 case $commute_method in car) echo “pay attention and drive”;; bike) echo “ride like the wind”;; bus) echo “try to nap”;; esac Today $commute_method = bike, but yesterday it was $commute_method = bus. I’m a lazy laggard, but on … Continue reading

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The Memorial Ride

Just like weddings and funerals, at the memorial ride you see people you haven’t rolled with in years. You might not even know the person being memorialized, but it’s a chance to show solidarity with fellow riders and greet those … Continue reading

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Pain and the Pastry Solution

“Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school an intelligence and make it a soul?” ― John Keats, Letters of John Keats “Face your life, its pain, its pleasure, leave no path untaken.” … Continue reading

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