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Alt-Wheels Notes #25

VOI: Yet another eScooter company that doesn’t know how to market! Advertisements

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Alt-Wheels Notes #24

Twitter: Electric scooter, electric skateboard, electric unicycle. Will people pay attention only if Apple makes one?

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Deadline Approaches For Book About Steve Ditko On Kickstarter

Regards, Ditko – An Exploration Into the Mind of Steve Ditko 143 backers is an inexplicably low number for this project. Steve Ditko was one of the elemental artists of Marvel Comics in the 1960s. He was a primary force … Continue reading

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Again: “If You Can’t Make A Living In America, You’re Not Paying Attention”

How These Teen Sisters Make $20 Million a Year on Bath Bombs Caroline and Isabel Bercaw were once obsessed with bath bombs. This was back in their middle school days, when their peers were equally obsessed with the bombs — … Continue reading

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Alt-Wheels Notes #23

The Invasion of the Folding Mini eScooters begins!

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Alt-Wheels Notes #22

Better than furry dice hanging from a rearview mirror.

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I Should Sue The Wall Street Journal For Character Assassination

Paywall bypass via Twitter. Read it. “New Left Urbanists”?!!!? Me? There is nothing Left or New Left or even Old Left about me, goddammit. And I don’t ask people advocating for cycling about their politics. We have a mutual interest … Continue reading

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Mr. Inbetween: Season 2 Promo

Ray Shoesmith, a man whose trade is professional violence, is coming back September 12 on FX. Mr Inbetween | Season 2: Official Trailer [HD] | FX There are very few TV/video series that tempt me to watch — even anticipate … Continue reading

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Germany Succumbs To Financial Fragility

Economic twilight zone: Bonds that charge you for lending Imagine lending money to someone and having to pay for the privilege of doing so. Or being asked to invest and informed of how much money you’ll lose. Sounds absurd, but … Continue reading

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Alt-Wheels Notes #21

Japan’s bike parking is amazing. Until you see what a company in Spain has.

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