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Update to The Chicken Fried Guide


Photo of PQM’s Chicken & Waffles by Tiny Fixer KC On Memorial Day, KC and I took our first ride together in months down to Publican Quality Meats for their Chicken & Waffles special. This impromptu brunch bikery has resulted in a slew of new content for Tiny Fix. The Chicken Fried Guide, Tiny Fix’s Guide to Chicago’s Fried Chicken,…

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Cx season!


Though the weather may make you think otherwise, break out your knee socks, because cyclocross season is officially underway!  Relay Cross, the season opener, happened a couple of weeks ago, and from what I hear, was a blast.  I wish I could have been there, but I’m in Boston, where people are equally crazy for cyclocross.   What is cyclocross?…

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Lil Wayne in the Transworld Skatepark


Via the Transworld Skateblog So, I know we don’t cover skateboarding very often, but we occassionally do,* and this video features: 1) Lil Wayne 2) Lil Wayne skateboarding 3) Lil Wayne riding a Segway So we’re obviously posting it. I hope you enjoy it. And rememeber, Weezy is possibly the most feminist rapper in hip hop. *Man, I’ve been meaning…

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Critical Radlermass


Photo by Ten Speed Hero Alexa Daugherty over at Ten Speed Hero has declared Steigl Radler the drink of summer, a designation we will happily support. I haven’t gotten so much pleasure from something that’s only 2.5% Alcohol By Volume since that fling with your mom. Here’s a little history for you, courtesy of Ten Speed Hero: Radler is The…

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A Rookie’s Perspective


I love this drawing Brennen posted on FB of the advantages and drawbacks of courier work versus third party food delivery versus in-house sandwich delivery! Holla if you know the artist. Edit: The artist, Will, piped up in the comments! I drew that, and the rest of it is in the new SNOT ROCKET CITY zine. Email snotrocketcity@gmail.com or talk…

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We Keep Going


Photo of Randolph and DesPlaines, 1890, Chicago, via Calumet 412 I can hear him before I see him, garbled taunts and warnings scrambled, sound waves bouncing off fences and sidewalk and buildings. He’s shirtless, bare skin beaming, his sweat reflecting the streetlights, pumping his BMX pedals, ass out of the seat, weaving and swerving. He’s out of his lane, heading…

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A Bike for Shaina


This heartwarming video has been making the rounds, but in case you missed it, here’s a video of a bike being built by the All City cats for an injured homie. Grab some tissues and stay tuned for the blunt. Via Bike Jerks. During the Beach Party Alleycat, Shaina Briscoe collided with a car and developed a traumatic brain injury.…

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LAKEJUMP


BMX kids have more fun than you. Sorry to say it, dude. Old English runs in their veins instead of blood, their knees are lumpy masses of scar tissue, and while you’re laying in bed they’re flinging themselves into Lake Michigan. Thanks to Trippz (who is looking pretty deece shirtless up there, hi boo) for insisting I watch this video.…

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Street Hustle is this Sunday!


Yes, first time racers, cat sixers, bike punks, scummy dirtbags, messengers, couriers, and fans of all things Tiny and Fix, it’s finally here. This Sunday, August 4th, we’re throwing yet another awesome race. It starts at Heritage Cycles (2959 N Lincoln). Registration is at 1, and the race starts at 2. Bring $5 and money for a six pack. Backyard…

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