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Some Oklahoma City residents who have shown interest in promoting bicycle infrastructure and development should continue to be encouraged.
In 2008, the Oklahoma City Bicycle Transportation Plan was approved, which envisioned the eventual creation of 200 miles of bike lanes to be installed in Oklahoma City with federal grant money. In 2012, 70 miles of bike lanes were installed and in 2014, approval was given for installation of the other 62.
Bicycles are a great mode of transportation. They provide benefits to both the rider and society. Bicycles are cheap to own and operate. Used bikes can be found at pawn shops for under $100 and even top-of-the-line new models are a fraction of the price of a new car.Read More
With some TV shows, the appeal is obvious.
What keeps us coming back each episode is our favorite actors, a gripping drama, romance, mystery, or maybe the way it makes us laugh every time we watch.
“Longmire,” based on the “Walt Longmire Mysteries” by Craig Johnson, at first seems to provide none of these obvious reasons to keep watching.Read More
The Netflix original series “House of Cards” produced by David Fincher (“Gone Girl,” “The Social Network”) in 2013 is an American adaptation of the 1990 British TV miniseries “House of Cards.”
The British version centers on Francis Urquhart, a fictional Chief Whip of the Conservative Party, who schemes to become Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
In the American series, the drama occurs in present-day Washington D.C., and Francis Urquhart becomes Frank Underwood (Kevin Spacey), a South Carolina Democrat and House majority whip who uses Southern charm to hide his wicked nature.Read More