As Europe saw the mercury rise with a heatwave sweeping much of the continent, some in Germany have been attempting to keep cool in less-than-conventional ways. Police in the Brandenburg lander, north-east Germany, revealed on Wednesday that they had recently cautioned a man for riding on a motorbike wearing only a helmet and sandals. In a tongue-in-cheek social media post, they joked that he must have been attempting "the Naked Man" seduction technique from the How I Met Your Mother television show. They also said when questioned about his state of undress, the man replied: "It's too hot!
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Naked Cyclist Bikes Backwards on Miami Highway
Last August we had the, uh, pleasure of learning about a Florida man known for biking while naked on an interstate in Miami. Well, not entirely naked: He donned a headband, neon pink socks to match his bar tape and water bottle , and neon yellow shoes as he zipped down I, dodging highway traffic. Once again confounding Miami drivers on I, the mysterious cyclist showed up perched on the handlebar of his fixie, pedaling backwards down the interstate. He had swapped his Fuji Norcom Straight triathlon bike from last summer for a different model, and also found a pair of bright pink shoes, a pink bike basket , and what looked like a pink garter or lingerie to match the rest of his getup. Drivers were there to catch the moment on video. Yet according to social media commentary, the rider is a known local character and has his fans in the Miami area.
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World Naked Bike Ride : Chicago. Details about donating. Can you volunteer to help?
Starting at 5 p. Anyone is free to join the ride, which tends to grow in number as it makes its way through the city streets. This will be the 11th year for the event, which is one of the largest nude bike rides in the country. Its goal is to advocate for cycling, promote body positivity, encourage economic sustainability and to raise awareness on issues regarding fuel consumption and car culture.