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September 13, 2011

Pig Roast via Bike Rotisserie

The bicycle is a remarkable invention: efficient, enabling, elegant. It provides transportation to billions of people, tolerates a broad range of environments, and requires very little skill, training, or maintenance.

There's very little downside to bicycles; they're not generally used to oppress, occupy, or exploit.

At times bikes are used for purposes that nobody would have anticipated. One example that comes to mind is generating electricity for a remote village by pedaling a stationary bike connected to a generator.

And then there's this bike hack:

You know you're a bike geek if you look at this and think, "seat's too low".

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