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B. Carfree @BCarfree Eugene, OR

Everything is about climate change. And bicycles, always bicycles.

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Joined Twitter 11/10/18


If you say shit like, well, yes, the unarmed innocent law abiding black man could have been killed, BUUUUT we don't… https://t.co/PaQmosS6jp
Retweeted by B. Carfree @johnstevenson_x What a strange take. I guess he's never lived where there are bike traffic jams. They're fun, as l… https://t.co/rZ3CNu5uK5 @jwalshie Okay if: 1. On-street is removed so this is only parking 2. Structure is retrofitable (level floors) for… https://t.co/KT7KK2CWkGIs anyone in the mood for a tale about the dysfunction of affordable housing funding in the great state of Californ… https://t.co/t4gbeh76lx
Retweeted by B. Carfree @mateosfo @KristaJeffrie11 So every city should do this: https://t.co/oooLCpfXCE#OscarWilde was sent to prison for #sodomy #OnThisDay in 1895; the police actually encouraged the greatest playwrig… https://t.co/kaZL34WPag
Retweeted by B. CarfreeI guess I have one closing thought. Cars haven't saved LA. Even though the virus came here later, LA went into quar… https://t.co/ymkuYyIMNX
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5/26
2020
@Cbarzak @Stonekettle I didn't even notice the blown up statue at first. Is that because of my poor vision or just… https://t.co/GpiRUv7QOtWhen both @TheEconomist and the @FT are saying Governments should use the #COVID19 recovery to reset our economies… https://t.co/cOSbqM56xG
Retweeted by B. Carfree @GoingDutchDen Kind of a check swing that went just far enough to be called a strike.this is the sort of thing that is endemic and i wish i could retweet it automatically every day people who oppose… https://t.co/BpwGA0tGC6
Retweeted by B. Carfree @City_of_MV @MayUseFullLane This is one of the most disgusting uses of CA's bike lane loophole. You should be asham… https://t.co/OEF2ty5tik @Jrock08 Just remember the first critical mass, in SF. It was a response of people who lived in SF to the city gove… https://t.co/pG4IDYNxnu"Oakland, Calif., home to one of the earliest and most ambitious “Slow Streets” plans, has also been among the most… https://t.co/fioilaBCMV @adamtreaster @TheWarOnCars Welcome aboard. The ride just gets better. @BrooklynSpoke @NYC_DOT If you include small cities, then take some solace in the failure of @cityofeugene. So far,… https://t.co/0cH3XHyFvI @Mal_A_Clypse Molecular biology was effectively born with the discovery of restriction enzymes when I was 8. In my… https://t.co/sfq2MpIZkq @KostelecPlan And apparently the pick-up was uninjured and reported that status. These new autonomous vehicles are amazing and awful. @phx_matt @markbspiegel I did a couple summers of tomato hauling. 16-hr shifts, every 8th day off. Drivers get grum… https://t.co/15TQDaw2DA @mccauli9 @eean @peaktransit @IDoTheThinking It seemed like the folks from HK who could move away when China took o… https://t.co/C8CdLdvvIs @Momifornia1 Rebrand road closures as dress codes. No wearing of cars allowed. And in answer to the question, "Doe… https://t.co/85nhvhfkAB @Jrock08 I used to actually go faster and I did experience less aggressive passes. Car addicts have changed over th… https://t.co/4PnwJtqb3t
5/25
2020
BREAKING: Federal court finds that Florida's law that sought to restrict Amendment 4 is an unconstitutional poll ta… https://t.co/ppHptRGzZR
Retweeted by B. Carfree @StuartDNeilson @themetunegirl @cosaingalway @Dub14Blockers @Dundrum_info Thanks for clearing that up. I always tho… https://t.co/e5rPmcrj0V @wirehopper You'll do all the training for a full load and then the weather report for the weekend of the ride will… https://t.co/VroNbQfDpj @nicolegelinas @BrooklynSpoke Every locale that has tamed cars, or banned them outright, has kept them out, as far… https://t.co/fJGfAhFwsK @BrentGaisford If I live to 2100, I'll bear that in mind. Scratch that, if I live to such an age I won't have any m… https://t.co/UozvTAkPhl @ShabazzStuart Sure, creating massive amounts of lung damage and other compromising conditions (hypertension, diabe… https://t.co/DWL5RblDYe @taipeier @JoshuaParkhurst @ShabazzStuart Yes, it really looked like the car addicts around NYC were super-spreader… https://t.co/egMiFtzoB5Now would be a good time to get on this @EUGTranspo, rather than waiting for us to get covid-19 hammered. Let's get… https://t.co/CyMW496n4DToday, and every day, I see people on bikes timidly and awkwardly cycling on the pavement, trying to get about and… https://t.co/BDSafXgBzn
Retweeted by B. Carfree @driversofnyc @CarHelmets Don't we wish driving to work was so unusual that you had to have a DTWD to get anyone to… https://t.co/uSZpgs3IgB @sanaerosen That was awesome! It should be included in every orientation manual from middle-school through nursing… https://t.co/ExkkuXy2grHere’s a simple Sunday morning question — What you have been reminded to be grateful for, that you usually take for… https://t.co/O5L2eGVhwt
Retweeted by B. Carfree @BrentToderian I'm grateful for the wonderful people who created/donated public space along the Willamette River in… https://t.co/K1CBbS3n08 @jbouie I'm not sure which would drive me out faster, the flag or those people. Combined, I'd probably run, since m… https://t.co/EWqA1tiful @jbouie Saw this image a bit ago, has stuck with me ever since... https://t.co/8U7mcVcYcm
Retweeted by B. CarfreeIt really is sort of nuts that the NYT is writing stories attacking Warren for the putative hypocrisy of doing what… https://t.co/X5OLPaFHnX
Retweeted by B. Carfree @BikeBlogChris A similar bike with a similar-aged child rode off the bike path adjacent to the community garden I w… https://t.co/kkY28OwieV @twjpdx23 It's a good weekend to ride a bike to the grocery store for a ginormous curbside pickup because infection… https://t.co/9FYWsKmvv2 @MayUseFullLane @baywheels You probably had more than 45 minutes worth of fun. (The car addicts are all out of town… https://t.co/0f3ptIOtKt @Momifornia1 ...banned private motor vehicles. Truth is, that wish has been with me for over five decades. I still… https://t.co/bTwSrcT1wFCOVID-19 cases contracted by a pastor and his wife spread to 35 members of a rural Arkansas church, killing three… https://t.co/9LKx0aTY2G
Retweeted by B. Carfree @schmangee Be thankful if it didn't have fluorescent lighting and your eyes have a refresh rate that's faster than… https://t.co/ilXGquYcXFWalked to @downtoeartheug today to pick up my curbside plant order. FABULOUS! Thank you so much for this wonderfu… https://t.co/HwjCDYQhi7 @BrentToderian @MomentumMag Maybe start with a baby step: remove the on-street parking from most streets. Limited p… https://t.co/Bqjb2veWmmI’ve seen a lot of letters to the editor in my time, but I’ve never seen one like this. Epic. HT @SafeCyclingEire https://t.co/KkP723aKb3
Retweeted by B. Carfree @dsteinwedel @thecliffbar @PeopleProtected @sfmta_muni @SF311 @jeffreytumlin @sfbike They'll only get towed if some… https://t.co/PAsbHZa2Ji @rgunns That takes me back many decades. A dear friend always had to eat the center of any cake he encountered. His… https://t.co/rmhtf3XrSf @mateosfo @jake_martin @cafedujord It helps if two of three, or even all three, breakfasts are just coffee. Also h… https://t.co/tjmvqJB8Tf
5/24
2020
Right now, we have the perfect chance to reimagine our streets and parking lots. Let’s seize it https://t.co/KXgGMkvifS
Retweeted by B. Carfree @gigafelon @maelig @wafoli Or try out your new valve stem remover. Great tool for certain jobs, and this line of ca… https://t.co/qMRWGodDRQ @mateosfo @jake_martin @cafedujord Correct, 2:00 PM is time for second lunch. First dinner is at 4:00 PM sharp. @ClimateHuman @past_is_future @steviedubyu I feel like I live the life fantastic but when I use one of those CO2 ca… https://t.co/yTTXAxrpp8 @schmangee Once had a house with a loft above the master bedroom that overlooked the dining/kitchen/living rooms. 2… https://t.co/x7Ncql4Jip @12stTales Cars being towed makes my heart go pitter-patter. It's such a lovely sight. @Pflax1 Had a Zoom w/ my police chief. City/county closing camps set up to reduce covid spread in 2 wks. No plans t… https://t.co/eQLyi31RlW @enobacon @mateosfo @Tonyatwork I should add: Not your average NHA. 83% of housed residents are renters. 20-30% of… https://t.co/scjS2TdlWe @EUGTranspo Saddle up, boys and girls, it's way past time to copy-cat. (Your current puny proposal is noted and fou… https://t.co/YxUIMXdc3G @CarHelmets I love it. I wish our bike paths were smooth enough for folks to do that in @EUGTranspo.Every damn time. https://t.co/kkVIr2IMQE @enobacon @mateosfo @Tonyatwork LOL, when the few diehards running my NHA searched for ways to get interest, parkin… https://t.co/jNG8p5JC2s @BarmanNYC Did the building make eye contact? @tinaintheburbs I miss cycling home from school with my granddaughters (age 6,7) on the "girl machine" tandem + tra… https://t.co/bykIZPQkoA
5/23
2020
@Citizen_Cate @maccoinnich The spikes in AL and AR and elsewhere should be enough to remind @OregonGovBrown to take… https://t.co/RNt8bsAPgk @steve_piercy @cityofeugene @PeaceHealthRide I can't say I'm heartbroken that the city will no longer be in busines… https://t.co/V1GoI7r4Q1 @justB2C @Ollie_Cycles Righto. As someone who has driven such rigs around a few blocks, none of those bikes are in… https://t.co/yrhZgnFsjZ @TransAlt Ghost riding: pushing a second bike, often assumed stolen, while riding. Ninja: All black attired, no li… https://t.co/W6d8z6In2cSo, we're going to have nearly a thousand homeless folks sent out into the city, which means into the Whiteaker, wi… https://t.co/7ZSvHhRigbIn 2 weeks the county closes Fairgrounds. The city closes its camps. The cops will go back to enforcement. This is… https://t.co/wh7Of9Jlbs @LaneCountyGov opened some indoor camping at the fairgrounds for ~120 people. @EugenePolice stopped enforcing campi… https://t.co/JM0imZB9vqI'm feeling impending horror in @cityofeugene. The Eugene Mission has shut off services like community meals since… https://t.co/MAnvqoC7x7 @Ecosozialismus Early November to late January is going to be a very dangerous time, especially if the D's pull off… https://t.co/RUpdJa9D5i @schmangee I guess those huge, empty sports stadiums cover both: they often have huge lawns inside (albeit made of… https://t.co/XDbOtxrTUKWhoa!! I got my Sarah sign but I really didn’t believe the city would be brave enough to go against the milk toast… https://t.co/hxjQUoIKWL
Retweeted by B. CarfreeBrazil is also a lesson in what the US would look like if Trump had been allowed to continue to ignore the outbreak… https://t.co/u7V3egav2T
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5/22
2020
@menorman @BicycleHannah @schlthss The sooner your thumb is ruling the transportation world, the sooner most folks… https://t.co/zM5cwC76bf @sleepylemur Evergreen tweet. @BarmanNYC Maybe just car addict. Sadly, since misery loves company, these opposite-of-urbanists keep blocking deve… https://t.co/pjD7dKJiz0Drawing a straight line from last year through now to the future is not the only possibility out there. Don't give… https://t.co/N2ZU04Cyya
Retweeted by B. Carfree @drvox Wait a minute, please. I'm still processing all the street space Spain taking away from car addicts and givi… https://t.co/dpAJX7NWj9 @AlexandriaV2005 We didn't listen when the west was in flames. We didn't listen when NOLA got dunked. We didn't lis… https://t.co/Ll15zSgH5kHeard yesterday that @EUGTranspo "programming" staff are planning more bike parades with music. Love bikes, enjoy m… https://t.co/dDSvmoqpsh @PaulAtkinsonPDX @CarHelmets Also, if they have to let up on the accelerator (hard for them to do since it involves… https://t.co/XHqf5NRur6Seems like a good idea. How about it @EUGTranspo @LaneCountyGov @OregonGovBrown? Can we start leaving the worst of… https://t.co/Kfo9Aa8Eo0
5/21
2020
@lorihascm4you @annehelen @slpng_giants Hey, that's not fair. The Q idiot won't win the seat, just the GOP nominati… https://t.co/wDtlo7BKSp @bikeshopgirlcom Our family P.A. tested my son at the back door of the clinic. Son didn't even have to dismount hi… https://t.co/NTmhEjKzJA @ClimateHuman @UofCalifornia @HarvardForward Now maybe the UC can stop operating/hosting parking lots. If you're go… https://t.co/7HVnPPwWPM @mateosfo @OregonGovBrown, this is probably a better use of transportation funds than widening freeways for WA residents.Italy just decided to buy bicycles for everyone who lives in an Italian city dio
Retweeted by B. Carfree @jeffsleasman The gap between reaching the age of majority and becoming an adult is wider than ever and has very li… https://t.co/4lT8XtDA3B @keithalexander Maybe that's how they dealt with their lack of kick-stands? Also, '40's: gas limited, bikes/transit… https://t.co/9M2V2ALheF @CourtneyCyclez @Brandon_Lust Better still, insist on setting a date for a video shoot of their children and loved… https://t.co/OzUO7Cm86B @twjpdx23 I weep for small cities like mine that will likely see massive increase in people wearing cars and drivin… https://t.co/eXxahutk97 @lousav760 OUCH! Talk about leaving a mark. I'm so glad you made it through that horrid end-of-season episode. @printtemps If they operate car amenities, they're invested in fossil foolishness. @signupforcamp @IDoTheThinking Art was just imitating life. I shared lab space with early AIDS researchers. Ray-Gun… https://t.co/acZ551DgtU @Gerry_Martini @SChenHayes If all the people who ever said they were environmentalists and/or take climate change s… https://t.co/mApAh7avQk @KostelecPlan That's truly evil. Time for the FHWA folks to do a year of car-free living so they can learn about li… https://t.co/qx5opPSPU6 @katalinscherer That's a terrible and sad story from any angle.
5/20
2020

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