my refusal to wear a bicycle helmet

my refusal to wear a bicycle helmet
...is informed

Friday, January 20, 2012

Desired helmet study conclusion (check)...proceed to evidence (check)



"Our greatest resource is the mind, and the mind is not well trained by being taught to assume what has to be proved" (Christopher Hitchens, 'Letters to a Young Contrarian')

...perennially spot on, Hitch's warning will continue to reverberate whenever we consider Australia's perennial modus operandi in conducting helmet studies.

Groans all round ( perennial ones too at that!)

3 comments:

  1. Hi Sue, I read this article about recyclability of helmets today which you may find interesting: http://www.bikeradar.com/news/article/portland-energy-expert-takes-on-helmet-recycling-33010

    Cheers

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  2. hi - enjoying the blog.

    i thought you might like this little video:

    it's a promotional video for vanmoof bikes in Australia, and the cyclist is not wearning a helmet...

    http://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=van+moof&oq=van+moof&aq=f&aqi=g1&aql=&gs_sm=e&gs_upl=384828l387047l0l387250l8l7l0l0l0l0l250l1157l0.6.1l7l0

    it's a nice bike too.

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