Re: [messengers] A Tale of Two Bike Rides

Date: 3 Feb 2012 17:40:14 +0100
From: Diana Stoen <d_stoen@xxxxxxxxx>


once upon a time "crack" was short for "cracker jack" and was a compliment. 

Diana Stoen 

On Feb 3, 2012, at 10:48 AM, Corey W Hilliard <coreythecourier@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Talking to reporters about bike messengers is like talking to the police. Whatever you say will always be taken out of context and used against you.
> 
> Corey the Courier
> 
> Sent from my iPod
> 
> On Feb 3, 2012, at 10:16 AM, Shawn bega Blumenfeld <shawnbega@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> 
>> i did not nor would i ever say "crack" messenger. his word not mine.
>> if that had been within the quotes id be even more pissed about his
>> use of the term.
>> 
>> nor did he mention my exceptional podium position from the night
>> before in richmond.
>> 
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>> http://www.dcbikeracing.com
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>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> On Thu, Feb 2, 2012 at 4:18 PM, Joe Hendry <messvilleto@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> A Tale of Two Bike Rides
>>> Riding to promote bike safety by day, riding to be badass by
>>> night
>>> 
>>> By Kevin Charles
>>> Redmon
>>> 
>>> Washington City Paper,  February 3, 2012
>>> 
>>> “In the mid-nineties, there was competition for real money.” A crack messenger
>>> might have made $1,000 a week. “Now, I gotta guess they’re pulling in $500,
>>> tops.”
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