Author Archive for Brian

Owner/Editor of Industryoutsider.com, outdoor enthusiast, photographer, animal lover, and collector of gadgets, cameras, knives, and firearms. Recreational shooter, and 2A supporter. A former competitive cyclist, I'm all about promoting bicycles as a transportation alternative. Life's too short to take things to seriously. Have fun. A bad day outdoors beats a good day at the office every time.

Who elects these morons?

I had originally titled this post “Can I use the word ‘dickhead’?”. Then my better sense prevailed. I know that this runs the risk of offending readers and advertisers, but read all the way through, then decide if it’s warranted.…

Bicycle bomb?

We’re not talking about some of the ugly colors seen on certain brands of mountain bikes in the last few years, this was an actual bomb. I read in the news yesterday that in Kabul, a remote-controlled bomb was put…

More on the national security post

I checked with Stefan at Trek, to see what he could tell me about their police bikes. He mentioned to me that some of their biggest customers include the New York City Police Department, the Los Angeles Police Department, and…

It’s a matter of national security

In the last 48 hours, I took 4 different flights and have been in 4 different states in the US. As we went from airport to airport, I noticed that there are more officers inside the airports getting around by…