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September 30, 2014

What it's like to be a New York City bike messenger

A view from behind the handlebars.

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September 30, 2014 at 12:01 PM | Permalink


I may be wrong - but having been raised in Manhattan those shots don't look anywhere near as terrifying as donor cycle riders here in SOCAL. Most of that footage (if not all) was shot in Manhattan. Saw quite a few places I'd not been to in decades.

Posted by: 6.02*10^23 | Oct 1, 2014 10:17:31 PM

Reminds me of my husband's driving. That's why we take separate cars.

Posted by: Tamra | Oct 1, 2014 3:15:01 AM

"It's up to you to live in the world that exists and not wish it was a better world."

—Greg, bike messenger, New York City

Posted by: Marianne | Sep 30, 2014 3:06:49 PM

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