Friday Funny: Hip-Hop Hounds Promote Cycling Safety

Some cities see citations as the best way to improve bike safety; others focus on educational classes. But in Boston, a crew of rapping puppets encourage riders to "Put Your Helmet On".

Who needs punitive bike safety measures when you have Rhett The Terrier Puppet and Warren Towers at your disposal? The stars of Boston University's BU Today, "teach you bike safety the most effective way they know: through an up-tempo educational rap."


Full Story: Watch These Puppets Rap About Bike Safety

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