Category: Rants

Commentary on the news and world at large

Spam is best fried…

I just cleared out a bunch of comments that were being held for moderation. The spam filters I have on this site work pretty well. Nothing gets through them. Unfortunately, legitimate comments from first-time commenters are almost always held for

Posted in Rants, Website

Fat Guy Across America

Last June, a fellow decided to ride a bike across America to lose weight, get his life together, and impress his estranged wife that he loved her. I heard about it very early on and followed him on Facebook and

Posted in Cycling, Rants, TV

Share The Road Must Die

You’ve probably seen the “Share The Road” signs alongside streets and roads and probably didn’t give them much thought. But what do they mean? What do people think they mean? Do they have the intended effect? In New York State,

Posted in Cycling, Rants

Charlotte McGeady, Craigslist Scammer

I have been selling a recumbent trike on Craigslist and get an occasional inquiry email. The other day, I got this one: From: Charlotte McGeady *protected email* Subject: Trike My Adopted son who is computer savvy is looking to help

Posted in Rants, Tech Stuff