Entry Posted September 10, 2008

http://www.copenhagencyclechic.com/2008/03/terminology-folly.html “Let’s straighten things out, shall we? What you see in the photo above, taken in Copenhagen, is something we call a ‘cyclist’. Not a ‘bicycle commuter’, nor a ‘utility cyclist’. Certainly not a ‘lightweight, open air, self-powered traffic vehicle user’. It’s a cyclist.” See also Critical Miss or Critical Mass?: Critical Mass turns cycling into a political act in which the participants are activists wearing funny clothes, and otherwise unlike regular people. (Gay pride parades have a similar effect?) 15:50