A recent article in the New York Observer talked about a trend in that city of attractive women riding bicycles everywhere wearing skirts, dresses, and high heels.
One of the obstacles in getting people to ride bikes is that it is perceived as dangerous. The only reason it becomes dangerous is that drivers of cars and other vehicles are not aware of bicycles, and they just don’t see the bike rider. However, the more cyclists on the road the more visible they become.
Brian is keeping an eye on 99L.
JJ celebrates his one year blogiversary.
A sign of the times at Jared's:
Once word got around as to WHO was at the table, the entire room began texting. Like, I have never seen an ENTIRE room raise their phones and begin sending text messages rampantly. Naturally, Mel and I both joined the throng of eager texters all relaying OMG. . .
On creating a buzz:
Mass-media attention is a form of buzz, but buzz that's sprayed down from above lacks the authenticity of buzz that bubbles up from below. So if you're trying to get buzz, reaching out to bloggers is a smart marketing idea. But how do you do it?
Patrick on receipt checks.
Walk with Joan through Magnolia Cemetery, you won't be disappointed by the view.