Random musings about bike riding and racing in Massachusetts, New England, and beyond.
The poverty of our century is unlike that of any other. It is not, as poverty was before, the result of natural scarcity, but of a set of priorities imposed upon the rest of the world by the rich. Consequently, the modern poor are not pitied, but written off as trash.
John Berger (via justinacuff)
the 4 seasons in the midwest:
- parking lot carnivals
- church-sponsored oktoberfests
- dried-up patches of road salt all over your work jeans