• “When Punishment Doesn’t Fit the Crime”. Katie at Where the Sidewalk Starts offers her commentary on the recent spate of pedestrian-vehicle crashes/accidents in the San Fernando Valley.
  • Josh King at Commute by Bike offers good advice for bad weather commuting. The climate is mostly dry in LA, but it does get chilly enough here to deter some people from cycling. If it is any motivation, I regularly rode a bike in chilly Northampton, Mass. with the greatest pair of dual-layer wool mittens!
  • The CicLAvia planning team is looking for input on the date of the next ciclovia! They are targeting a Sunday in April. So far, commenters have suggested April 10th or 17th.

The Sinclair X-1

  • Treehugger asks if this contraption, called the Sinclair X-1, is a bike or a scooter. You can learn more about the Sinclair X-1 here. Personally, I’ll be sticking to my fantastic Xootr Scooter.