The Wild Bunch

As bike riding gets safer in NYC, one long-time cyclist says bike riders should learn to play well with others. “Outlaw” (or more accurately, “scofflaw”) cyclists are often cited in anti-bike lane screeds (check the comments section in just about any Kent Avenue blog posting). Anyone who rides on two wheels enjoys a bit more freedom than cagers on four wheels, but as with loud pipes on a motorcycle, there is a not-too-fine-line between freedom and being a jerk.