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The Chicago region’s current hub-and-spoke transit system leaves nearly half a million Cook County residents stranded in transit deserts.

GM pulls offensive ad

General Motors is pulling their Reality Sucks newspaper ads, which feature the tagline, Stop Pedaling Start Driving, from college newspapers today after an overwhelmingly negative response, according to the company's Twitter feed.

The League of American Bicyclists aptly calls it one of the more remarkably ill-conceived car ad campaigns of all time. Active Trans responded via Twitter, urging students on two wheels to keep on pedaling. /