The Leader’s helping to push Bike to Work Day here in Burbank, and quite naturally finds a Yuppie professional and PR plant to extol the idea rather than some poor schlub who has to do physical labor all day. Like real work.
So let’s get real too. Developers are pushing bikes as an alternative to cars so that they can get out of having to consider the ramifications of their greed. Call it 21st-century “sustainability,” i.e., the sustaining of their long-range profit targets.