Archive for February, 2011

Food For Thought

I got a note from Jay, one of our owners the other day. That, in itself, is not really a big deal. On any given day, I get upward of a dozen notes from Jay. They range from, “Keep an eye out for … ” to “Let’s try to get this taken care of …” [...]

Food For Thought

I got a note from Jay, one of our owners the other day. That, in itself, is not really a big deal. On any given day, I get upward of a dozen notes from Jay. They range from, “Keep an eye out for … ” to “Let’s try to get this taken care of …” [...]

The Winter Line

I’m wearing shorts today. That’s not a determined declaration or anything – I’m really wearing shorts. And not bike shorts. Regular shorts. It’s going to hit 70 (or thereabouts) today in Omaha. That little factoid is notable for a couple of reasons. One being the date: February 17. It’s a bit early for 70 degrees. [...]

The Winter Line

I’m wearing shorts today. That’s not a determined declaration or anything – I’m really wearing shorts. And not bike shorts. Regular shorts. It’s going to hit 70 (or thereabouts) today in Omaha. That little factoid is notable for a couple of reasons. One being the date: February 17. It’s a bit early for 70 degrees. [...]

What Would Gutenberg Do?

Allow me a minute, if you will, to go out on a limb: You subscribe to a cycling magazine of some sort. I jumped to that conclusion after guessing that if you came here in search of the good stuff, you’re sufficiently into the sport to warrant a subscription to a regular periodical. Am I [...]

What Would Gutenberg Do?

Allow me a minute, if you will, to go out on a limb: You subscribe to a cycling magazine of some sort. I jumped to that conclusion after guessing that if you came here in search of the good stuff, you’re sufficiently into the sport to warrant a subscription to a regular periodical. Am I [...]

Bribery

Given my work schedule, home life and neighborhood locale (odd, very important and far from my teammates, in that order), I have no choice as a cyclist but to be very, very self-motivated. I have no teammates anywhere near me, so the old, “Hey, we’re rolling past your house, jump on,” bit doesn’t apply. At [...]

Bribery

Given my work schedule, home life and neighborhood locale (odd, very important and far from my teammates, in that order), I have no choice as a cyclist but to be very, very self-motivated. I have no teammates anywhere near me, so the old, “Hey, we’re rolling past your house, jump on,” bit doesn’t apply. At [...]