Over the past few years, many “urbanists” have taken to advocating for bicycle supremacy.
They demand existing urban and suburban roads be narrowed to make way for bicycle lanes; that new infrastructure be provided for the exclusive use of bicycles; the demolition and prohibition of public parking lots; and that the rest of us be forced via increased taxes, fees, and a public shaming campaign to change our car-driving ways.
Enough is enough. As someone who hasn’t ridden a bicycle since earning my driver’s license 15 years ago, I’m choosing to fight back against what I am calling the cycle supremacists.
Bicycles, and cyclists generally, should be shunned for four reasons. Here they are:Continue reading “Bicycles are Bullshit”