A month ago, we mentioned that Republican gubernatorial candidate Dan Maes is warning voters that Denver’s efforts to launch an extremely successful bike-sharing program are, in reality, an evil plot to convert "Denver into a United Nations community.” This being the 21st century and all, it didn't take long for an alert citizen to create a video dramatizing the Republican's courageous stance against bikesharing:

Being a nonpartisan 501c3, Shareable.net does not have a position on the Colorado Governor's race. However, if you do think bike sharing is, in fact, a plot against the people of the United States, we want you to be informed that Dan Maes is your candidate. 

(Thanks for the tip, Paolo!)

Jeremy Adam Smith


Jeremy Adam Smith

Jeremy Adam Smith is the editor who helped launch Shareable.net. He's the author of The Daddy Shift (Beacon Press, June 2009); co-editor of The Compassionate Instinct (W.W. Norton

Things I share: Mainly babysitting with other parents! I also share all the transportation I can, through bikes and buses and trains and carpooling.