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8 Editor’s Statement
Brad Quartuccio

10 Publisher’s Statement
Jeff Guerrero

12 I Love Riding in the City
Readers share their tales of city cycling.

50 Does Share the Road Work?
David Hoffman
A critical look at Share the Road signs.

56 2009 NACCC Boston
Ed Glazar
Photos of the couriers competing for pride, respect and beer.

62 Residue
Roger Lootine

78 Bikes on Film
Jeff Guerrero
Rad is one of the worst movies to ever become a cult classic.

80 Real Life Tool Kit
Brad Quartuccio
Thoughts on how to avoid walking home.

84 Repairing a Sidewall Tear
Brad Quartuccio
A torn sidewall isn’t always the end of your tire.

86 Bottom Bracket Tapers
Brad Quartuccio
Not all square taper bottom brackets are created equal.

88 No Exit
Andy Singer
Here’s one for all you gear heads...

Black and Goldsprints, Pittsburgh, PA. Photo by Jeff Guerrero