Cycling Sucks!

Via on Apr 4, 2012

As they say…”Cars run on money and make you fat. Bicycles run on fat and save you money.”

Here’s a student-created, imaginative take on a few reasons why bikes…don’t suck, but cars do.

At the bottom, you’ll find a few more reasons why we here at elephant love bicycles.

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This is the first of two commercials we created for a student project, in order to promote the bicycle. The assignment was to make a tv-commercial about a bicycle, with a max duration of 60 seconds.

At the beginning, the ‘cop’ says, “Well sir, how fast have we been driving?”. The sentence at the end means something like “Cycling is annoying, isn’t it?”.

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About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. | | | | | Google+ For more: publisherelephantjournalcom


3 Responses to “Cycling Sucks!”

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  2. Jill Barth Jill Barth says:

    I posted this to the elephant green Facebook page and @mindfulgreen on Twitter.

    Thanks for sharing!

    Jill Barth, editor elephant green.
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