. . .
1 “Legstrong is not sexy.”
2 “Walk on moon, pedal a bike. More leg than arm.”
1 “Some members of the public will opine that he did not receive a de novo trial before the United States Supreme Court, yet the court of public opinion may do a clearer job of determining truth. Something did not seem right about him and so many of the other riders who were too superhuman.”
2 “Where is the line? What is the rule? Photos can be photo shopped. Songs can be synthesized. With the intervention of editors and the involvement of focus groups, a book is about as individual an accomplishment as winning the Tour de France is a singular achievement. Athletes are as much a product of technology as of training. Who is the real thing? What is real?”
1 “Neil was real. He did it with skill, sang-froid, integrity and humility.”
. . .
(Neil Armstrong – 1930 – 2012)
Bumper stickers of the week:
One small step . . .; one giant leap . . .
Girls like guys on bikes