Current Events

Calls Mount for Olympic Ceremony Boycott

We all know that not only is this an election year, but it’s an Olympic year, with the 2008 Olympic Games being held in Beijing this upcoming August. With the recent crackdown by the Chinese government in Tibet, along with their ongoing support of the Sudanese government (which is contributing to the problems in Darfur), […]

Cycling

Two CX-y chicks that kill it …

ATMO-Licious is a blog that I’m gonna have to beat up Richie for not telling me about sooner … or at all. I got lucky and stumbled on this one. Written by Amy Wallace and Alie Kenzer, two women who ride the the RGM Watches-Richard Sachs-Rex Chiu cyclocross team … this chronicling their cross-country adventures […]

Cycling Utah

No Crack in Georgia!

VeloNews | No Rock Racing for Tour de Georgia Organizers on Thursday announced the 15, 8-rider teams that will compete in next month’s Tour de Georgia. A total of 120 professional cyclists will compete in the 600-mile, seven-day event to be held April 21-27. The final field: Astana CSC Gerolsteiner High Road Saunier Duval-Scott BMC […]

Word Play

Poetry Friday

EASTER MORNING a stone at dawn cold water in the basin these walls’ rough plaster imageless after the hammering of so much insistence on the need for naming after the travesties that passed as faces, grace: the unction of sheer nonexistence upwelling in this hyacinthine freshet of the unnamed the faceless   — Amy Clampitt (1920 […]