After reading the Cambridge Chronicle article about how Henry Wadsworth Longfellow snubbed William Dawes by not including him in his famous poem, “Paul Revere’s Ride”, I was compelled to give Dawes a shout out in this cartoon. And let’s be honest with ourselves … This is DEFINITELY how the midnight ride would go down nowadays!
Boston’s new Hubway bike-share system officially launched last week to great fanfare and enthusiastic reception throughout the city. In a city once lauded as least bike-friendly in the country, the two-wheeled have risen to challenge gas guzzlers’ claim to the throne. Continue reading