Posts tagged "biking"

All The Bicycle-Related Knowledge I Have, In Q&A Form

It was 70 degrees out yesterday in Chicago. Seventy, people! That means, of course, that I’ve been riding my bike for the last few weeks, because really, once you hit…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 18, 2015 - 9:00 am

Harassers Won’t Even Leave Women Alone While We’re Running

Apparently a lot of women runners have more trouble with street harassment than I do when I go out for a jog. The Guardian posted an op-ed today about the…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 12, 2015 - 4:30 pm

Here Is Your Solution To Biking With A Skirt On

For those of us sick of worrying about flashing everyone while biking in a skirt, Johanna Holtan and her friends have found the solution we’ve all been waiting for. Penny

Claire Hannum | July 11, 2014 - 11:30 am

Dude Suffers Terrifying Seven-Week Erection After Biking Accident

After a mountain biking crash, a 22-year-old Irish man found himself with an erection that lasted for seven weeks. When he slammed into his handle bars during the crash, he was…

Claire Hannum | January 14, 2014 - 12:20 pm

Kenyan Women May Be Forced To Ride Sidesaddle On Motorbikes

Because women who straddled a motorcycle were “distracting” men from driving safely, a county in Kenya is proposing a law that could force women to sit sidesaddle while a man…

Daley Quinn | August 14, 2013 - 9:44 am

Mom Trades In SUV For Family Bike; Makes The Rest Of Us Look Incredibly Lazy

This is Emily Finch, a mother of six who traded in her gas-guzzling Suburban for a thigh-burning family bike. Apparently a full load of kids, gear, and groceries can weigh…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 11, 2012 - 9:20 am

Behold: The World’s First Invisible Bike Helmet

This woman is wearing a bike helmet. Do you see it? Probably not, because it’s not there. Confused yet? OK, here’s the deal: you’re looking at a photo of an…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 20, 2012 - 8:30 am

15 Celebs Couples Biking Together

The couple that bikes together, stays together? Perhaps not with 100 percent assurance, but most of these 15 celebs couples prove that going for a spin outside may just help…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 27, 2011 - 6:00 am

Shopping Guide: Cool Bike Accessories For The Leisurely Cycling Enthusiast

Guys, I am so excited. I have a new second best friend! (My dog Lucca is the first.) Her name is Scout and she’s red, used and super fast. I’m…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 6, 2011 - 3:00 pm

How To Look Good While Riding A Bike

Those of you who follow street fashion blogs have no doubt noticed the ongoing fascination with pretty girls looking good on bikes. Each one of these things on its own…

Lily Q | February 24, 2010 - 3:40 pm

Is It Even Possible To Look Cute While You’re Riding A Bike?

Got the bike. Looking awesome while riding it? Not so easy. Rarely is there any gear for bikers that doesn’t look like Lance Armstrong’s hand-me-downs—i.e., it’s all way too serious…

Nina Carbone | September 24, 2009 - 8:40 pm

Quickies!: Lauryn Hill Resurfaces

MIA rapper Lauryn Hill resurfaced at a Sonoma, New Jersey bookstore. Dare I say she’s looking a little crackish? [Bossip]
Rapper T.I. revealed he lost his virginity at age 11.

Annika Harris | October 28, 2008 - 8:00 pm

Quickies!: Time To Get Your Cycle On, Ladies

Biking is in! [The Huffington Post]
Although the body has not been identified, sources close to the investigation believe it is Julian King, Jennifer Hudson’s nephew. He suffered a gun…

Annika Harris | October 27, 2008 - 8:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Adoption, Melons, Beer, And Bike Seats

Men 18 to 44 are more than twice as likely than women in that age group to have adopted a child. [LiveScience]…

Catherine Strawn | August 8, 2008 - 12:30 pm

The Daily Hotness: Carlos Sastre

Yesterday Carlos Sastre claimed the maillot jaune, winning this year’s Tour de France. Finally! The man has finished in the top 10 in five of the last six years. [NY

Catherine Strawn | July 28, 2008 - 8:00 pm

Guys, Protect Your Packages When Biking

A lot of my guy friends ride bikes, which is great. Biking helps you get places and is a good exercise, but they better be careful, because it might hurt…

Catherine Strawn | July 8, 2008 - 3:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Wedding Jitters, Man Breasts, And Naked Cycling

A 19-year-old woman in England is getting hypnotized so she doesn’t vom on her wedding day. [Tango]…

Catherine Strawn | June 9, 2008 - 12:00 pm