04 Jun '13, 1am

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The esteemed Wall Street Journal -- the publication that brought you the recent op-ed claiming CO2 does not cause global warming -- is out with a hot new opinion piece on the dangers of bike-sharing. The WSJ's latest video opinion piece, called "Death by Bicycle," features a scathing rebuke of the "totalitarians" who are forcing bicycle sharing programs on "helpless" New Yorkers. Last week, the city rolled out its Citi Bike program for tens of thousands of members, putting thousands of new bicycles on the streets. The program has been wildly popular with commuters so far, but detractors have worried about the safety of the program and many have complained about the aesthetics of the docking stations. And then there are those like WSJ editorial board member Dorothy Rabinowitz, who see bike-sharing as a dangerous form of freedom-destroying government intervention. Watch her ...

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