Turkey Day in Chicago

Just some notes/observations in no particular order. (Hence using a <ul> insteal of a <ol>)

  • Parking in Chicago sucks. Maybe all big cities are like this. $8/hour, $38 for all day. Except if you enter by 10 and leave by 19.
  • Saw the parade. I will upload pictures later
  • I am managing to stay in hotels with interesting old buildings.
  • Quite posibly the reason I am in Chicago is to ride the L.
  • The battery in my XO-1 laptop has died. Can’t wait for my Pandora, but I have been waiting 2 years for that.

Class Mayhem

Boulder Indoor Cycling

Cycling class was a tad exciting this week. 3 chains fell off; on a fixed gear with no brakes, losing the chain means you have to coast to a stop. It was odd seeing people that didn’t have to pedal on the track. Then 2 people collided doing a complex exercise, and one girl slid down the track, getting some scrapes.

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