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Video Intermission – Ride For Your Life

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Reader Larry G sent me a link to this short documentary about Mike Duff, a Canadian motorcycle racer who had a near-fatal accident. Presented by the National Film Board of Canada, it quickly tells the story of a man who won’t let injury or fear get in the way of his quest of being a champion.

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Museum Intermission – The Art of the Motorcycle

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There are several enjoyable museums dedicated to motorcycles in the US – but when it comes to mainstream museums, the definitive motorcycle exhibit was “The Art of the Motorcycles” from late 1998 at the Guggenheim. The museum released a lovely 400+ page hardcover book about the exhibit years ago, but if you want a copy nowadays your only option is …

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Video Intermission – Twist the Throttle

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Several years ago, the Discovery Channel had a show called Twist the Throttle. Each episode of the series featured a different OEM – including Bimota, BMW, Ducati, Honda, Kawasaki, MV Agusta, Suzuki and Yamaha. Thanks to reader Tim S, I just discovered that the episodes are still online for your viewing pleasure.