- Views from Day 2: Leahey's trip from Longview, Wash. to Troutdale, Ore.
of Southwest Bend, appears to be on day 3 of his trek from the Pacific to Atlantic Ocean. We wish we could claim that Leahey's adventure was inspired by our recent Bike Issue
, but it seems he had the cycling trip planned before our paper hit the stands. Still, we're sure he was inspired.
Leahey is keeping a humorous blog, complete with photos and daily roadkill and hillbilly insult tallies. Read it at jbraam.weebly.com. And wish him luck—I think I read a paragraph on his blog that said his fully loaded steel rig weighed a crushing 70 pounds.