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April 29, 2008


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there is no way, someone can ride 48 miles, power by OJ, not even the energizer bunny

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Is anybody else chilly?


Definitely going for the bike. In fact you can even buy one of those used stationary bikes here: http://www.gaijinads.com/used-stationary-bikes.php they are cheaper than brand new ofcourse!

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Good post, I will mention it on my blog.. Cheers

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Great post- I don't think it is possible to go by bike for that long every day. I am all for taking those 30 minutes to get to work by bike, but not 2 hours.

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Mathematics is a charming subject! It has attracted numerous heroes spend most of their lives for its energy! Just to unlock it

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Just loved the comparison! Oil verses orange juice? CRAZY! I honestly would never think of such matters as fueling the human body that rides the bike, or fueling the car. And the human body needs to be sustained any ways... Thinking in such a route might make you consider the energy consumed while creating a human being :)


No one seems to have addressed the safety factor. Autos and bikes using the same highways very likely ends in accidents, and bicycles are not allowed on freeways. For short distances, I'd rather just walk, but if one must use main highways, it's rather iffy even if one wears all the protective gear available.

Isak Swahn

A fact that is forgotten here is that you still need the exercise, even if you drive.

So if you save the effort/energy/time by not cycling to and from work, prepare to spend the same effort/energy/time in the evening when you come home. :-)

Continuing Philippe d'Iribarne's arguments for why a bicycle is faster than a car, I would say using a bicycle as a means of transportation actually takes *zero* time (and energy), once the time and energy spent is deducted from the evening workout you would otherwise have.

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