2007-10-06

Shavua tov!

Almost ready to pack away my bitty succah. This has been some of the best weather for the holiday that I can remember. I hope you all had as nice a succos as I did. Best wishes for everyone in the new year. -Eli Friedman (Ellington CT)

Around the world on bicycle in 12 years

This story is about a 32 year old Japanese man,who has traveled from Japan, Tokyo to Europe, Hungary by bicycle. He has traveled for more than 6 years now to get to Europe and has visited more than 32 countries. ...
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Sbump's training ride

Click here to view this route. Tagged with: Commute, Steep, Intermediate. Length: 4.09km / 2.55mi. View recent routes in: Australia » Queensland » Brisbane. View all routes from SpeedBump07.
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Don't Ride Your Bicycle on the Train Tracks

So I just called him for a status and it turns out it was a guy on a bicycle (I'm assuming on the tracks); I guess the conductor said he saw him before they hit him (I'm surprised they gave them that much info). ...
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Shanghai bicycle

NoLimitsTw posted a photo:. Shanghai bicycle. Pudong, Shanghai.
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Plaza Ñuñoa - 24 La Florida

Click here to view this route. This route passes through: Plaza Ñuñoa, Ciclovía Dr Johow, Alc Castillo Velasco, Exequiel Fernández, Quilin, De la Aguada, Froilan Roa, Departamental, Vespucio, Colombia, Rojas Magallanes, Av La Florida, ...
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Rolling Tour de Fat Propaganda

BOB Trailer + PVC Pipe + 6′ tall Tour de Fat Posters (x2) = Excellent (and very sketchy in a cross-wind) TdF rolling advertisement! Rolling Tour de Fat sign. This specimen of bicycle-based advertising was present at PHX First Friday ...
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Police seek cyclist in van-theft case - Winnipeg Sun


Police seek cyclist in van-theft case
Winnipeg Sun, Canada - 57 minutes ago
By SUN MEDIA RCMP have released images of a male cyclist they would like to speak to about a vehicle theft and credit card fraud. ...
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ems wide band wiring queastion

Forum: AEM EMS Workgroup Posted By: speedyrb29 Post Time: 10-05-2007 at 09:12 PM.
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EMS Discussion :: RE: National Registry impending "Smackdown"

EMS will never gain the respect it deserves until the individual providers put aside petty and selfish desires and concepts. EMS professionals must band together and demand sweeping changes in education levels, the work environment, ...
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EMS Discussion :: RE: My last word on this whole EMT-B/Medic/Medic ...

I know I am the lowest on the EMS totem pole and that I don't have the education a paramedic does, but I constantly keep an open mind when I am around paramedics because I want to learn. It is all about approach. ...
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Police link stolen meds to paramedic - Journal and Courier


Police link stolen meds to paramedic
Journal and Courier, IN - 25 minutes ago
By SOPHIA VORAVONG A paramedic with Tippecanoe County Ambulance Service is accused of stealing medication from supply units at both Home Hospital and St. ...
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Medical Plane Crashes - New York Times


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Medical Plane Crashes
New York Times, United States - 3 hours ago
A pilot, a flight nurse and a paramedic were on the Beech King Air C-90A, said Mike Fergus, a Federal Aviation Administration spokesman. ...
Phoenix medical plane missing in Colo., 3 on board Arizona Republic
3 on medical flight found dead Arizona Republic
Three dead in air ambulance crash Denver Post
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EMS Discussion - Canada :: RE: Alberta College of Paramedics fee ...

canuckEMT wrote:. Just out of curiosity Kev, how is Edmonton handling the " no more mass payment of fee's"? Are they giving employees the extra on their cheques or are they sending a seperate cheque for every employee? ...
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EMS Discussion :: RE: National healthcare for all

Author: crazycanuck Posted: Fri Oct 05, 2007 8:11 pm (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 19 Well from the perspective of being a consumer of health care in both Canada and the US, I have seen both sides of the tarnished coin. ...
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Meet and Greet :: RE: In paramedic class in Oklahoma

Author: kevintlau Posted: Fri Oct 05, 2007 7:58 pm (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 2 Meridian Technology Center for Paramedic. Oklahoma State University for Biomedical Science and Physiology majors.
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Students :: RE: Down but not out

Author: kevintlau Posted: Fri Oct 05, 2007 7:57 pm (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 7 You will do fine. Just remember study and ask a lot of questions. Most of all have fun!
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Meet and Greet :: RE: In paramedic class in Oklahoma

Author: Ridryder 911 Posted: Fri Oct 05, 2007 7:36 pm (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 2 Which school are you attending ? I hope that your Paramedic is in a collegiate setting... R/r 911 ...
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ALS Care :: RE: Conflict on Dual Medic Units

Truth is, firefighter has gotten a Paramedic license, and a little experience, and is now elevated himself to that of Paragod. Such an attitude is poison to the EMS profession. His protocols are somewhat weak from what is sounds like, ...
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Burnout, Stress, & Health :: RE: Leg Injury

She's not going to end all hope of ever going to medical school if she becomes a paramedic... if that's where she really wants to go, she'll get there. Might take her longer and she might find it harder than if she chose to enter med ...
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Students :: RE: Grants and Scholarships

Granted you do have to sort through the masses of scholarships, essay scholarships, etc...but it does give you a lot of options. I just applied for two about a month ago for paramedic school. But that is my suggestion from one college ...
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EMS Discussion :: RE: My last word on this whole EMT-B/Medic/Medic ...

I know I am the lowest on the EMS totem pole and that I don't have the education a paramedic does, but I constantly keep an open mind when I am around paramedics because I want to learn. It is all about approach. ...
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Police link stolen meds to paramedic

A paramedic with Tippecanoe County Ambulance Service is accused of stealing medication from supply units at both Home Hospital and St. Elizabeth Medical Center.
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School Bus-Motorcyle Crash Injures One

The bus was turning left on to North Avenue at about 3:30 pm when it collided with the cyclist heading across Easton Road, a witness said. The cyclist was taken to Norwalk Hospital. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Dave Matlow for WestportNow.com.
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Radical Bicycle Manifesto

I'm of the opinion that a well-behaved, careful, law-abiding cyclist is – or should be looked upon as – something of an urban hero. The commuting cyclist is taking a car off the road or freeing up a seat on the bus. ...
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MINI DOCUMENTARY: a village at a time of transformation

A cyclist walking along the river bank. A cyclist walking near a yellow flower patch. Camera A farmer casts his fishing nets. Camera Two tea-pickers on their way home from the tea garden. Camera Spring sowing ...
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A cyclist to inspire us all

Linda Sone cycles two-three hours to work, works 24 hours as a fire fighter, and cycles two-three hours home. Not only does she save money every day, but cycling has also helped her with work: "Your body adapts to carrying around all ...
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Bruce is Back

Thanks to the Tennessee Gorilla Girls a taste is available. Also on AlterNet a cut you can sample. I'll admit I thought he was a lightweight when first I heard him. Nothing but respect for him now. Funny how his music makes you dancing ...
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A Bike Will Increase Your Wealth As Well As Your Health

20 years ago I visited Eugene Oregon and the local authorities had made it a cyclist's paradise. The local authority spent money persuading locals to leave the cars at home. Cycle ways were carefully maintained and although motor ...
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OTC shooter secures Olympic spot

On Wednesday, Colorado Springs cyclist Giddeon Massie finished third in the men's 250-meter time trial, less than 0.2 of a second behind Michael Blatchford and Ben Barczewski. Sykora returns to women's volleyball national team ...
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Weekends are for getting Radical

The road cyclist gets miles of unpocked smooth asphalt, physical separation from cars, wide lanes, and steep but mercifully short mountain climbs. Plus, the speed limit is usually under 50KPH (which is about 30MPH), and everyone drives ...
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Riding to work.

Regarding the article about bike lanes and bicycle infrastructure in Melton Shire, as both a car driver and a cyclist I must say I agree with Bicycle Victoria awarding the Shire a big fat zero for its efforts. ...
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"The Rant" by Tom Degan: Bush and Cheney's Private Gestapo

This particular post caught my comment, but most of his post are equally relevant. "The Rant" by Tom Degan: Bush and Cheney's Private Gestapo.
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Radical Bicycle Manifesto

A fellow bicyclist on a fixie or a mountain bike wooshes past you, leaving inches of clearance. A truck is parked two feet from the curb, sticking way out into the bike lane and forcing you into the lane of traffic. ...
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Midnight Mass Postponed

-Chelsea I don't want my bike stereo to get fried either, so I will be a no show. To the faithful bicyclist who have Portland Rain in their blood, enjoy the evening, but the mass will be few, if not non-existent.
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LOCKPORT: Cops' radio transmissions shed no new light on accident call

Review of radio transmissions between Lockport police officers around the time a child bicyclist was struck by a car driven by Fourth Ward Alderman Patrick Schrader on Aug. 4 indicates a routine-sounding evening.
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The Bicyclist 16: Sweet Ride

The Bicyclist 16: Sweet Ride tags :.
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The Bicyclist 16: Sweet Ride

Conrad and Zack go on the road to find Jose and discover the American Dream - at least the part that's not roadkill yet. Ranked 3.34 / 5 | 137 views | No comments. Click here to watch the video Submitted By: The Bicyclist ...
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Personalized Wristbands

The trend started with the yellow ones that a famous bicyclist created so that he could raise money for cancer. Since then the popularity has only skyrocketed. Now you can find a band for any cause or disease. This is very good because ...
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Crime and Courts -- WDM/Waukee/Clive

29 - Police arrested an 18-year-old bicyclist on an arrest warrant for failing to appear in Polk County court. 11800 block of Hickman Road, Sept. ...
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New treatment sends a chill down the spine - Amador Ledger-Dispatch


New treatment sends a chill down the spine
Amador Ledger-Dispatch, CA - 10 hours ago
One of the problems is practicality, according to Kevin Mackey, medical director of the Mountain-Valley Emergency Medical Service Agency, ...
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Tri-Community EMS cited for excellence - Pittsburgh Post Gazette


Tri-Community EMS cited for excellence
Pittsburgh Post Gazette, PA - Oct 4, 2007
And, Ms. Helfrich said, emergency medical service providers do not get the same recognition attention as other first-responders.
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SA plans to beef up health service for 2010 - Business Report


SA plans to beef up health service for 2010
Business Report, South Africa - 1 hour ago
These included improvements in emergency medical services, some emergency centres, stadium medical facilities and port health services. ...
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