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7/29/10: Bike Snob

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<i>photo: <a href=\"http://www.flickr.com/photos/tonythemisfit/3086708313/\">Tony the Misfit</a>/<a href=\"http://www.flickr.com/photos/lanier67/181894008/\" target=\"_blank\">Creative Commons</a> via flickr</i>

By Jennifer Napier-Pearce

Salt Lake City, Utah – It's probably not hard to guess that a blogger who calls himself BikeSnobNYC thinks that the bicycle is a "Truly Great Invention." In his book, Eben Weiss explains that a bike provides it all: freedom, speed, well-being and even that sense of victory that comes with finishing a marathon. Thursday, Weiss joins Jennifer Napier-Pearce for a look at the bicycle from its earliest days to the wide (and sometimes bizarre) world of people who use it today.

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