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Professor Chimp Teaches Bike Safety

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chimp bike photo.

credit: Archives New Zealand

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In this rather charming 1952 film clip called Monkey Tales, viewers learn a valuable lesson on proper cycling etiquette by watching how one wayward chimp does it all wrong—failing to yield to pedestrians, making reckless turns, and other assorted monkey-business.

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