By Jodi Weigand
Thursday, October 23, 2008
Jay Weinberg is mad about gasoline prices. And he’s taken to his bicycle to show it.
Weinberg, 29, a musician, made a pit stop yesterday in the city on his 600-mile trip from his hometown of Valparaiso, Ind., to Washington, D.C., in protest of high gas prices and the nation’s dependence on fossil fuels. Read more»
I applaud his public act of inspiration for us all that there are practical ways that we can be less defendant on cars or more fuel conscious,” [Court Gould] said. “It seems like a productive statement of values and interests aligned with a national agenda in ways that start a conversation.