If you can read this, either the style sheet didn't load or you have an older browser that doesn't support style sheets. Try clearing your browser cache and refreshing the page.

(SFGate)   San Francisco not impressed by Portland and NYC fixation with fixies, prefers to ride cargo bikes as "minivan replacements" that can easily carry groceries, kids, or miniature dachshunds   (sfgate.com) divider line 5
    More: Obvious, dachshunds, cargo bikes  
•       •       •

3292 clicks; posted to Business » on 14 Oct 2012 at 9:12 AM (2 years ago)   |  Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»



Voting Results (Smartest)
View Voting Results: Smartest and Funniest


Archived thread
2012-10-15 01:18:04 PM  
1 votes:
Only on fark is the population capable of turning sport pearl clutching into displays of male primate outrage.

I just don't see how people can get so ticked off by this. If someone can pedal a fixie around San Francisco, more power to them. I can barely walk up those hills.
2012-10-14 05:35:02 PM  
1 votes:

drewogatory: Well, you're an idiot then. Nothing like making your bike less functional just for fashion's sake. The shiat you have in your pockets weighs more than a freewheel.


I'm not worried about fashion or weight. And I have geared bikes, too. The fixed is just different. It's fun to ride.

Also one bonus I enjoy about the fixie is the anger it brings forth from overly-emotional people who are upset and confused by non-conformity.
2012-10-14 12:50:29 PM  
1 votes:

forgotmydamnusername: trust-funded shiatheads


Somehow I prefer trust-funded shiatheads who find ways to reduce pollution to exurb shiatheads whose SUVs have never never been used for sport or utility.

/some shiatheads are worse than others
//agree that the former shiatheads ought to follow the damn rules of the road
2012-10-14 10:51:43 AM  
1 votes:
Kinda cool, but once again there's a little of that self-congratulatory posturing we Americans are so good at. Let me know when they get as good as Asian cargo bikers --

www.icargobike.com

www.rideyourbike.com

www.bakfiets-en-meer.nl
2012-10-14 09:22:44 AM  
1 votes:
So fixies are hipster bikes with a lot of crap taken off of them and cargo bikes are hipster bikes with a lot of crap put on them. Got it.
 
Displayed 5 of 5 comments

View Voting Results: Smartest and Funniest


This thread is archived, and closed to new comments.

Continue Farking
Submit a Link »






Report