Archive | February, 2009

2006 Kawasaki Ninja 650r Review: 40,000 Miles Later

You’re kidding me…40,000 miles? It seemed like I hit 10,000 only yesterday. If you told me when I bought my 650r three years ago that I would ride 15,000 miles a year, I would have called you crazy. But here … Continue reading

My Motorcycle Crash Video Reaches 100,000 Viewers

I’m not sure if this is something to be proud of… I cringe whenever I watch this video. The video is a direct window into a former self. A younger self, a naive self…a stupid self. It’s a reminder that … Continue reading

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance combines two of my passions: motorcycles and philosophy. I woke up that day anxious to work on my motorcycle only to realize that I lent my tools to a friend. So I finished … Continue reading

2009 Chicago Marathon Route

View Larger Map I apologize for the non-motorcycle content (I like to keep the blog focused), but once again I find that the organizers of a race with 30,000 participants can’t spend a half hour to put up the route … Continue reading

New Banner Images

I like picking out banner images that try and capture the essence of what this site is about, but I’m often torn between one image and another. Why choose? So I cycle through them randomly. I got the idea from … Continue reading