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They are black and blue, are not light, however what is one?

Have you had any experience of using one?

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Related: bicycles.stackexchange.com/questions/167/… Possibly combine this question into that thread? –  Neil Fein Oct 13 '10 at 18:17
    
Added this to the main bike-sharing thread. –  Neil Fein Jun 3 '11 at 19:31
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I think it's worth noting the scheme was initiated by the previous mayor, Ken Livingstone. They should be called "Ken bike". –  Tom Hawtin - tackline Jun 9 '11 at 6:28
    
Today I learned that Boris bikes attract pigeons. –  Neil Fein Dec 7 '12 at 4:40

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It's a bike sharing scheme in London, the "Boris" part comes from the mayor's name.

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protected by Neil Fein Jun 3 '11 at 19:32

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