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Her commitment to two-wheeled transit isn't limited to local travel. Carson has biked from Maine to Miami and across parts of Thailand. She recalls surprised Thai locals asking her why she didn't own a car if she had the money. Her answer was simple. "Bikes are better," she says. "It's more fun. We would never have had those conversations with those people if we were in a car."

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This article has been edited since it appeared in the February 2013 Ann Arbor Observer. The year Mary Morgan and Dave Askins launched the Ann Arbor Chronicle has been corrected.    (end of article)

[Originally published in February, 2013.]

 

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