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    Prime Wheel Estate? Sure, But Bikers Oughta Give Back

    When I was in my teens, the Lower East Side where I grew up was exciting but gritty. Now that I’m 34, I don’t mind the artisanal barbecue — thanks, gentrification! The latest trend is the booming number of bikes all over the city, partly because of a program called Citi Bike. My take differs from this article: Citi Bike costs a fair amount each year — so it’s great for a guy riding from his nearby apartment to Wall Street with disposable income in his pockets, but you just hope it’s inclusive of every community.

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