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Bicycle Fisher

Ever lose your bike or have it stolen? Okay, you’re still probably pretty normal. Ever lose your bike in a lake or a river? Well, if you have, maybe you should move to Amsterdam, where they have bicycle fishers, people whose sole job is to retrieve bikes from any of the 165 canals in region. Amsterdam, apparently one of the most bike-friendly areas in the world, employs between 12,000 and 15,000 bike fishers every year. That’s crazy.

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Chris is a graduate of Saint Joseph's University in Philadelphia, where he majored in English and FIlm. He has been writing for TVOvermind and Uncoached for two years and has written about numerous different television shows and pop culture topics. Contact him through Twitter (@ckinger13).
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