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Wicked Boston

April 5th, 2009

blue Bern bike helmetMusing about bikes in Boston this evening we had a brainstorm. What if you used a Bern helmet to approximate the iconic ballcap?

Boston B RedSoxCould anything be more Boston than that?

You’d need the RedSox on the back of the helmet, and a big red B for Boston on the front.

Happy Opening Day!

One Response to “Wicked Boston”

  1. Huffy Puffy » Mandatory bike helmet proposal Says:

    […] I’m going to put myself out on a limb and actually advocate for the creation of universal bike helmet mandates for all ages through the AMA.  There are definitely problems with such an idea: 1) Selective enforcement by cops can lead to justice issues.  Most likely will lead to a salutary neglect situation like driving 5mph over the limit. 2) The “daredevil” theory – helmet will make you feel invincible/do crazy stuff. 3) Will reduce biking due to inconvenience.  Can Boston a Velib system work with helmets?  Can a carried helmet become a fashion accessory? […]

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