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Joe Biel is a self-made autistic publisher and filmmaker who draws origins, inspiration, and methods from punk rock. He is the founder and CEO of Microcosm Publishing and co-founder of the Portland Zine Symposium. He has been featured in Time Magazine, Publisher’s Weekly, Art of Autism, Utne Reader, Oregonian, Broken Pencil, Punk Planet, Bulletproof Radio, Spectator (Japan), G33K (Korea), and Maximum Rocknroll. He is the author of People's Guide to Publishing: Building a Successful, Sustainable, Meaningful Book Business, Good Trouble: Building a Successful Life & Business on the Spectrum, Manspressions: Decoding Men's Behavior, Make a Zine, The CIA Makes Science Fiction Unexciting, Proud to be RetardedBicycle Culture Rising, and more. He is the director of five feature films and hundreds of short films, including Aftermass: Bicycling in a Post-Critical Mass Portland, $100 & A T-Shirt, and the Groundswell film series. The Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy described Biel as "not trained in pedagogy." He lives in Portland, Ore and his work can be found at joebiel.net

Pin #207: One Less/Fewer Truck

Pin #207: One Less/Fewer Truck

by Joe Biel Author

Gotta get the kids to school, groceries back from the store, and lumber to the job site? Look no more! Get your cycle …

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Pin #214: Live Free or Drive!

Pin #214: Live Free or Drive!

by Joe Biel Author

Live free or drive! Even if you drive a car, that doesn't mean you love it, or even can tolerate it very well. Show …

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Pin #208: Library Gearz

Pin #208: Library Gearz

by Joe Biel Author

 Get engaged with the world through books! 

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Pin #211: One Less Car (text)

Pin #211: One Less Car (text)

by Joe Biel Author

Let us hope, in the not so distant future...

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Pin #210: Consumes Money, Destroys Health

Pin #210: Consumes Money, Destroys Health

by Joe Biel Author

The mechanical root of all evil. 

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Pin #209: Creates Health, Saves Money

Pin #209: Creates Health, Saves Money

by Joe Biel Author

The best of both worlds! 

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Pin #213: Evolution Gal

Pin #213: Evolution Gal

by Joe Biel Author

Don't just spin your wheels, evolve! This button is perfect if you cycle or believe in, you know, evolution. …

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Pin #203: Aftermass

Pin #203: Aftermass

by Joe Biel Author and Matt Gauck Author

Because we should make sure cars have space on the road, too. So long as they follow the rules, behave respectfully, …

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Pin #205: Old School

Pin #205: Old School

by Joe Biel Author

All these smug young hipsters on their safety bicycles just don't respect how things used to be. Keep it old school …

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Pin #212: Put the fun Between Your Legs (shirt-style)

Pin #212: Put the fun Between Your Legs (shirt-style)

by Joe Biel Author

The shirt you know and love, now in button form. Buy a shirt. Buy a button. Pin that button to that shirt! Go wild. But …

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Pin #206: Meet America's #1 Killer

Pin #206: Meet America's #1 Killer

by Joe Biel Author

So sinister. So unfortunately true. Warn the masses with this #bikepositive button.

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Sticker #308: One Less Car !

Sticker #308: One Less Car !

by Joe Biel Author

Be the change you want to see on the road.

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Sticker #306: Meet America's #1 killer

Sticker #306: Meet America's #1 killer

by Joe Biel Author

The truth is out there.

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Sticker #309: Live Free or Drive! (black)

Sticker #309: Live Free or Drive! (black)

by Joe Biel Author

Live Free or Drive, spread the word.

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Sticker #265: Live Free or Drive (square)

Sticker #265: Live Free or Drive (square)

by Joe Biel Author

Ride bikes, save the world.

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Sticker #305: Every Car a Murder, Every Bicycle a Love Affair (women)

Sticker #305: Every Car a Murder, Every Bicycle a Love Affair (women)

by Joe Biel Author

Truer words have never been spoken. Or put on a sticker.

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Sticker #301: Old School

Sticker #301: Old School

by Joe Biel Author

#Throwback.

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Sticker #287: America's #1 Youth Killer

Sticker #287: America's #1 Youth Killer

by Joe Biel Author

It's true, kids! The car kills more people under 35 than anything else! Beware!

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Sticker #102: I heart My Bike

Sticker #102: I heart My Bike

by Joe Biel Author

This sticker is pretty self explanatory. If you love your bike, perhaps you need a sticker to make sure everyone else …

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Sticker #001: Critical Mass

Sticker #001: Critical Mass

by Joe Biel Author

Critical Mass is an event typically held on the last Friday of every month in cities around the world where bicyclists …

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Sticker #075: Celebrate Efficiency over the Automobile

Sticker #075: Celebrate Efficiency over the Automobile

by Joe Biel Author

Bikes are more energy efficient than cars. In other news, the sky is blue.  

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Sticker #159: Chainring Heart

Sticker #159: Chainring Heart

by Joe Biel Author, Aaron Renier Author and alex wrekk Author

Microcosm's iconic chainring heart, now in sticker form!

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Sticker #288: Save $8,000 and smile more

Sticker #288: Save $8,000 and smile more

by Joe Biel Author

If you ride a bike instead of driving a car you'll save an average of $8,000 per year! Some studies report an …

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Sticker #303: Saves Money, Creates Health

Sticker #303: Saves Money, Creates Health

by Joe Biel Author

The car: Consumes Money, Destroys HealthThe bicycle: Creates Health, Saves MoneyEconomics trumps car culture any day of …

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