The Life-Sized City Blog: Virtual Alleycat Chekpoint is a checkpoint on the Virtual Alleycat race hosted by Kickstand Cyclery and Cycleliciousness. You can read about it here if you have no idea what I’m talking about.If you DO know what I’m talking about, then you’re probably in the race. Welcome to Copenhagen. Enjoy the safe, smooth bicycle lanes and, not least, the beautiful creatures who inhabit them.There are over 1300 blogposts on So here’s a clue.

I wonder what it would sound like if the 'Sparrow from Avignon' sang the lyrics from the 'The Gambler' - in particular the chorus - in her mother tongue?

Would it, I wonder, sound like that track on the U2 album 'Achtung Baby'? By design, that is?

If that clue is too hard, feel free to whine in the comments and I'll see what I can do.There's a Google search field at the bottom of this page.

Good luck!

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