NYC bicyclists are killing pedestrians and the city won’t stop it

Sunday, September 1, 2019

Cops issued 19,949 moving violations to cyclists this year through June 30, up from 18,148 over the same period last year, a 10 percent increase.

Source: NYC bicyclists are killing pedestrians and the city won’t stop it

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Issue a ticket and impound the bicycle should put a stop to it real fast!

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Stop saving your umbrella for a rainy day

Sunday, September 1, 2019

In Hong Kong, umbrellas are commonly used for sun protection (and a symbol of protest). (AP Photo/Kin Cheung/) Many of us apply sunscreen when we go to the beach. But walking outside under the fierce summer sun—even if it’s to run a quick errand—can be taxing: We sweat, we get exhausted, we burn and we expose ourselves to dangerous UV rays.

Source: Stop saving your umbrella for a rainy day

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As for me, a 63-year-old male living in sunny Texas whose parents had skin cancer, I’ll keep embarrassing my kids by wearing my wide-brimmed dorky dad hat, slathering on the sun screen, donning long-sleeve shirts, and unfurling my portable umbrella when strolling under the sun.

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When you’re old, no one really cares what you look like!

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