Pissed about the BP Oil Spill? Drive your car lately?

Via Waylon Lewis
on Jun 1, 2010
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Use a non-electric lawnmower? They’re even worse.

These days, it’s awful hard to be mad at others, when our sweet selves are directly and indirectly responsible for so much consumption.

Still, be mad at BP—I am.

That said, get on your bike more. It’s beautiful out, wherever you are I’m guessing. Skip that trip to the plugged-in-bike gym. Get some sun, ride to a cafe, whatever. Enjoy life.

But please: please, pleaseplease: wear clothes. Biking naked is a good way to make both bicycling and nudity look unappealing.

Unless, of course, it’s World Nake Bike Ride Day:

Then, please please please, let it all hang out and celebrate the possibility of a cleaner, greener, funner planet:



About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & 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. elephantjournal.com | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


4 Responses to “Pissed about the BP Oil Spill? Drive your car lately?”

  1. Biking is good. Biking naked … not good. Ouch.

  2. duzer says:

    Here's the Boulder version of the Naked Bike ride, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IDF6mJ-zJHE

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