Austin Cycling News

Cycling in Austin

Archives for the ‘Funny Stuff’ Category

Monkey on a bicycle against Human on a unicycle

By • Jan 9th, 2009 • Category: Funny Stuff

Ahh the japanese media. Is there anything they won’t try?



Watch out for city workers

By • Nov 19th, 2008 • Category: Funny Stuff


This reminds me of society’s addiction to cars.

By • Aug 15th, 2008 • Category: Funny Stuff

At what point do we wake up and realize how silly we are being?



A letter to Jester Blvd, by Jason Whaley

By • Aug 1st, 2008 • Category: Funny Stuff

If you have never been there, this is a 17% grade hill, and is very long. Very funny post. oh and as an aside, I know people who ride up this hill, and I think they are quite masochistic. — A letter to Jester By Jason Whaley | Friday, July 25, 2008, 01:31 PM Dear [...]



Want to become a true outlaw? Ride a bicycle

By • Jul 28th, 2008 • Category: Funny Stuff

By BEN FISTLER, Mason City I have always had an affinity for all things counter-culture and rebellious. I would watch James Dean in “Rebel Without a Cause” with awe. The way he could put on his red jacket and scare the “squares” with his lawlessness has always been intriguing to me. I bought an old [...]



Zen and the Art of Fixing a Flat Tire

By • Jul 20th, 2008 • Category: Funny Stuff

The true solution to the problem of flat tires is vastly different from what you ever expected it to be; wisdom for the true cyclist wannabe. http://www.kenkifer.com/bikepages/humor/flattire.htm (I laughed so hard it brought tears to my eyes).



87% of Americans commit to bicycle commuting. Bike path to be built.

By • Jul 18th, 2008 • Category: Funny Stuff

RUBY SLIPPERS, KS— Results are in for America’s most comprehensive survey of bicycle transportation. Almost nine of ten adult Americans say they definitely might occasionally be likely to bicycle to work once in a while given a government-provided bicycle and a commute less than 3 miles with no hills on sunny days between 64 and [...]



Look, some sort of motorized bicycle!

By • Jul 10th, 2008 • Category: Funny Stuff

http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,378884,00.html I shall dub thee: motor bicycle. no, better: MotorCycle.. Yes! it will sell millions! Wait, it has a motor AND pedals, hmm… moooo pedddd. MOPED! Maybe its just me, but this looks an awful lot like an earlier invention: You decide.



This video is great.

By • Jul 10th, 2008 • Category: Funny Stuff, Stuff I found on the web

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MlPrgYq9KaE Hint: The “car” is really a bicycle.



This REALLY made me laugh.

By • Jul 6th, 2008 • Category: Funny Stuff, Stuff I found on the web

http://www.chicoer.com/opinion/ci_9798252 I can’t wait for gas to hit $8/gallon. I really can’t. Yes, things will have to reorganize, yes it will be painful. But in the end, everything will be better. Food will come from a local farm, not from Argentina or Mexico. Salmonella scares will again be local and not national. And the electric [...]