Tuesday, July 05, 2011

How (Un)original!

Just got notification from Zinio that the August electronic editions of Cycle World and Motorcyclist were now available for download. Great - except I had to do a double-take to make sure I hadn't downloaded the same magazine twice.

Editors at CW and MC must be spying on each other's contact sheets lately, as the cover story on both of these competing publications is pretty much the same: the effects of fancy electronics on superbikes. Heck, even the front covers look suspiciously similar.

"Originality is the art of concealing your sources" - Benjamin Franklin

Friday, July 01, 2011

Fat (or Phat) Hooligan Bike?

Let's be honest: sometimes being bad feels good. Like pulling a wheelie on your super-light and overly powerful sportbike (when nobody's around - of course).

But you've got to truly admire someone who can get a 2294cc, long wheelbase cruiser to stand one her hind legs like this: