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Ode to Fenders

  Have you found the way to happiness? Or more specifically, happiness during the rainy season? I’m here to tell you that fenders are the way to happiness. Okay, it’s a stretch but I don’t think fenders get the appreciation that they deserve in the North Bay. When I was at UC Davis, during the first rain, you could always tell who were 1st year students; they were the ones with the “freshman stripe.” Freshman stripe refers to the nasty, dirty stripe of… Read More »