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Thankful for the symbols of resilience

Thank you

I’m thankful today for this Hurricane Sandy Bicycle Photobomb…

via Cyclelicious

As in the Japan’s earthquake/tsunami disaster (Urban Country), bikes have played a major role (NYTimes) in assisting people recover on the east coast (Bike Portland), even using them to charge up communication devices,as shown here:

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I’m thankful today for the self-propelled and self-powered. A symbol of resilience, both individually and collectively.

UPDATE: Additional coverage of how bikes are playing a role in recovery (Streetsblog).

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車不如自行!

(The car, is no match to being self-propelled)

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  1. November 26, 2012 at 12:00 pm | #1

    haha. bike video bomb. love it. :)

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