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A Bicycle for Those Who UsuallyWear
Rebirth Of an Old Idea
By Jay McCamic
Love at first sight. The Specialized Globe 7. European styling. Elegant practicality. It comes standard with everything you need to get up and go: fenders, chain guard, rear rack with spring clamp, halogen front and rear generator powered lights, Nexus seven-speed internal hub, integrated rear frame lock with key and even a bell.
This is transportation like it is supposed to be. Transportation like millions of people in countries all over the world use everyday. Countries that have not knelt down before the automobile, "Our Lady of Eternal Combustion." Bicycles aren't just the daily choice of the so-called third world "backward" countries either. Holland has more bicycle riders per capita than either India or China. It is a mind-set thing.
Now if I can just find a proper wicker basket for the front...
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