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One More Time With Feeling

Don't forget, tonight is Bike Night at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Bicycle Film Fest Movies are screening as BFF launches the Minneapolis leg of it's tour at the MIA on this night. There is a ride meeting at 5 at Gold Medal park in MPLS and riding to the MIA.  There are lots of other things planned too, not to mention a whole passel of giveaways, including the chance to win a Surly Long Haul Trucker for doing nothing more than being there.  Several Minneapolis custom framebuilders will be there, showing off their own works of art. 

One On One, The Hub, Freewheel, Dero racks, Twin 6, BFF, Surly Intergalactic and more are all helping out in one way or another as the beautiful people at the MIA welcome with open arms and big smiles the MPLS cycling people.  Bikes, movies, cool people, beautiful works of art.  You should really go.

 

Oh yeah, plus Peter saw this on the front page of the Star Tribune Twin Cities and Region section this morning:

The story is about a pilot program for neighborhood compost recycling.  Click on THE STAR TRIBUNE'S PICTURE above for the full story.  Thanks to the Strib for letting me use that photo even though I didn't ask.  And thanks also to Mikey Weitekamp and Sonya Ewert for riding Long Haul Truckers to get the job done.  You guys are rad.

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About Chest Rockwell

When not writing some of the words that Surly uses to convey information about their products and life position, Chest enjoys a stunning array of adventurous and rewarding endeavors. He is an internationally known entrepreneur and businessman, an award-winning architect, and has trekked the perimeter of China, unsupported, overland on bicycle, on foot, and on skis. He fluently speaks eight languages, including Icelandic, which is considered to be one of the world's most difficult languages to master. He is an avid skydiver. He designs spacecraft for NASA. He has been in no less than twenty-one feature films and is considered the world's leading authority on the healing properties of snake venom. He has built a popular reputation as a funnyman, appearing in cameo roles on various popular television shows primarily in the U.S., Europe, and Japan, and is the author of sixteen books about achieving one's potential. He is a motivational speaker drawing on his experiences in combat, for which he was awarded two purple hearts, and is a personal life coach to celebrities and notable figures worldwide. In his spare time he enjoys music, bicycles, writing, and spending time with his family. In other words, he's totally perfect, so don’t worry about it.

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