Re: Curious about xtracycle/Big Dummy/Yuba/Madsen as "police special
- I agree; one can chase a 'perp' a lot faster on a bike than on foot, and more flexibly than in a car. And they do need the knobbies--often they go down rough allies, across vacant lots, through the park and not on the trails, etc. I know most of the bicycle patrolmen here in Charleston.
Bruce Alan WilsonThe bicycle is the most civilized conveyance known to man. Other forms of transport grow daily more nightmarish. Only the bicycle remains pure in heart. ~Iris Murdoch, The Red and the Green