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2007

Bicycle messengers: The ‘capillaries’ of logistics - Czech Business Weekly, December 31, 2007

IRS Says FedEx May Owe $319M - Knight Ridder/Tribune Business News - December. 27, 2007

FedEx Ground: Bah humbug to workers - Daily News Tribune - December 21, 2007

Coakley fines FedEx Ground for saying drivers were contractors - Boston Herald, December 20, 2008

Massachusetts Attorney General Cites FedEx Ground - Fedex Watch, December 19, 2007

Fury at Courier Sacking - IC Coventry, December 19, 2007

Are Brakeless Bikes Safe? - KATU-TV Portland - December 18, 2007

Alley cat bike racers ride to live and live to ride - The Villager, December 12, 2007

Is Brisbane's CBD cycle-safe? -  Brisbane Times. December 10, 2007

Driver jailed for road rage -  Scotsman, November 14, 2007

Breaking the Poverty Cycle... with a bicycle - Coastweek Kenya, November 16, 2007

Bike rides that pay - Baltimore Sun, November 7, 2007

New Age Mounts - Boise Weekly, November 7, 2007

Chicago's bike messengers slow down and catch up - Medill Reports Chicago, November 06, 2007

Blame It On the Bike Messenger - Mess Media, November 3, 2007

Insure this! - Boston Phoenix, October 31, 2007

Denver's Bike Messengers Are a Union Divided - Denver Westword, October 11, 2007

Is the Media Stalking Messengers? - Mess Media, October 9, 2007

His message is delivered in a new book  - NY Daily News, October 2, 2007

Bikes replace steeds in urban polo - Calgary Herald, September 27, 2007

New York Bikers' Bosses Could Get Fined - AP, September 25, 2007

FedEx Ground Gives Up Contractor Model in California - Fedex Watch, September 21, 2007

Whatever turns your crank - Ottawa Citizen, September 02, 2007

Is roller racing the next big thing in competitive pedalling - The Independent, August 28, 2007

Bike messengers whisk around 4-wheel city - Detroit Free Press, August 24, 2007

Toronto Can't License Couriers - Mess Media, August 21, 2007

Bike Race With a Mission, Plus Cigarettes - New York Times, August 20, 2007

Messengers pay tribute with 'ghost bike' - Chicago Sun-Times , August 19, 2007

250 miles a week: bicycle messenger specializes in speedy service - Jacksonville Daily Record, August 17, 2007

Bike messenger killed in S. Loop - Chicago sun-Times, August 14, 2007

Have Bike, Will Deliver - Model D, August 7, 2007

Dublin Exiles `Reckless' Biker Games to City's Bucolic Edge - Bloomberg, August 3, 2007

Handgun vs bike courier - Budapest Sun, August 1, 2007

Politician threatens bicycle courier with gun in Budapest - All Hungary News, July 31,2007

German Help for Afghan's Amputee Bike Messengers - Deutsche Welle, July 30, 2007

Bike messengers react to new helmet law - amNewYork, July 27, 2007

Tour de Cleveland - Cleveland Plain Dealer, July 22, 2007

No gas bills for Hawaii bike messengers - Honolulu Advertiser, July 16, 2007

Bicycle messengers are pedaling uphill against the Internet - San Francisco Chronicle, July 17, 2007

Bicycle polo: Go slowly, but carry big stick - Boston Globe, July 15, 2007

No braking for alleycats - The Brooklyn Paper, July 14, 2007

For Athletes, an Invisible Traffic Hazard - New York Times, July 12, 2007

Reinventing the wheels - Columbus Alive, July 12th, 2007

The business of speed - Chicago Business, July 09, 2007

Two wheels - The Guardian, July 5, 2007

Dead Fuckin' Last in the Alleycat - Village Voice, July 5, 2007

Delivering Moo Shoo? Strap on a Helmet - New York Times, June 19, 2007

Curbside justice nets $80 million - Toronto Star, June 17, 2007

Couriers with helmets - Austin American Statesman, June 4, 2007

Meet the real axles of evil - The Guardian, May 30, 2007

This much I know  - The Observer , May 13, 2007

'Scotsman': Triumph Of a Bike Courier - Washington Post, May 3, 2007

On the Job Workout - Honolulu Advertiser, May 3, 2007

Unstoppable - New York Times, April 29, 2007

Their Kingdom for a Bike: It’s Polo on Two Wheels - New York Times, April 27, 2007

Willful misclassification of an employee as an independent contractor - Messmedia, April 25, 2007

The changeover to two wheels: On yer bike, mate! - The Budapest Business Journal, March 26, 2007

Messengers are crminals who can't get licenses - Streetsblog, April 16, 2007

Four Things You Don't Know About Bike Messengers - Esquire Magazine, April 11, 2007

Threaded personality slung over a shoulder -Temple News, April 10, 2007


New Legislation Protects Delivery Workers Who Use Bikes - New York Times, March 29, 2007

Oregon lawmakers give green light to fixed-gear bikes - The Worldlink.com, March 28, 2007

Bicycle messenger will soon negotiate Rochester traffic - Rochester Post-Bulletin, March 24, 2007

Alleycats  - International Bike Messenger Races - Arizona Reporter, March 10, 2007

Contract job workers left without hope - Toronto Star, March 10, 2007

The dress code: sub-zero casual - Montreal Gazette, March 8, 2007

Suit argues couriers are not contractors - Boston Globe, March 7, 2007

Fixie Bill Introduced - The Oregonian, March 02, 2007

Courier service attracts business - The Maneater, February 27, 2007

Graphic Novels “Couriers” coming to life in a big screen film – CBR News, February 22, 2007

New York Alleycats Photo Book - Bicycling.com, February 16, 2007

Bike Messengers: A Vanishing Breed – MCW, Winter 2007

Business competition inspires students to launch local bike courier service - Columbia Tribune, February 14, 2007

Sex on wheels - San Francisco Bat Guardian, February 7, 2007

Cyclists Switch to Single-Speed Bikes - NPR, February 6, 2007

Courier gears up for cold weather – Metro Toronto, January 30, 2007

Consumed - Biker Chic - New York Times Magazine, January 14, 2007



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