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Wednesday, August 08, 2007
"Freedom Bikes" are a hit in Paris
Taxi drivers and other critics of the scheme said that it would never work, but three weeks after Paris was sprinkled with 10,000 self-service bicycles, the scheme is proving a triumph and a new pedalling army appears to be taming the city’s famously fierce traffic.