Posts by Category: Mind

Reincarnation

Reincarnation

Every now and then in our comments we get asked about why we don’t spend more of our time reviewing mid-range bikes and products. It happened again recently. As I mentioned in my response, ...

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Orlando

Orlando

Orlando looms large in my history. I first went to Disney World in 1974. I visited it every few years as my grandparents were in Miami, and then later relocated, in retirement, to Winter Haven, ...

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Five Dead

Five Dead

By now you’ve seen the news reports that a man in a pickup truck hammered into a group ride, killing five riders and injuring another four. Nine riders down. It’s unlike anything any ...

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The Chipotle Dilemma

The Chipotle Dilemma

I was recently talking with a friend about the fall from grace suffered by the restaurant chain Chipotle. They were a trusted dispenser of burritos for a great many of my friends and me. I ...

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Inherent Bias

Inherent Bias

I used to write for a wine magazine, interviewing wine makers about their craft. It was terrific fun and gave me a chance to learn a great deal about what makes some wines memorable and others ...

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The Frog in the Pot

The Frog in the Pot

Several weeks ago a friend of mine crashed on Pacific Coast Highway and was struck by two cars. For many people, that would have been the end of it, the end of them. But for my friend Steve, it ...

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