Promoting the Joys of Carfree Life in the USA
(Since February 2006)
Monday, August 13, 2007
Happy Birthday Critical Mass
Carlsson rides alone amid the holdouts, using drumsticks to bang a pair of cymbals on his handlebars. As always, he's elated, even a bit baffled, by the success of the event he helped create 15 years ago.
"Every once in a while, I'll see someone who was there for the first ride," he said.
"We'll make eye contact and smile, as if to say, 'Can you believe it? That it's gotten this big?'