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Making a point while making out at the Bike Kiss-in

Posted by on June 25th, 2008 at 2:14 pm

[This post is part of BikePortland’s ongoing coverage of Pedalpalooza 2008. See more ride reports, videos and photos here.]

Making a point while making out.
(Photos © J. Maus)

About 10 couples gathered in downtown Portland during rush hour last night for the annual Bike Kiss-in event.

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Holding signs that read, “Liplock, Not Gridlock,” and “Less Parking Space, More Sucking Face,” the idea was to get comfy with your sweetheart while making a subtle point to passersby.

The location was a statue and fountain smack dab in the middle of a busy street (SW Madison) in downtown Portland.

Is there any remaining doubt that bike riders have more fun?!

See more photos in my Bike Kiss-in Photo Gallery.

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One Comment
  • Schrauf June 26, 2008 at 4:32 pm

    My wife was at work.

    And I could not convince any \”gullible coworkers\”…

    Damn.

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