--- Steve Freides <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Please be aware that many people with asthma,
> including me, are allergic
> to wool. (It's *not* one of those "sure, wool used
> to be itchy but you
> should try it now" kind of things.) I have never
> been able to wear the
> stuff and, after reading this message, I solicited
> opinions on an asthma
> newsgroup as to whether or not asthma suffers also
> tended to be allergic
> to wool. The respondees were unanimous - everyone
> who said they also
> cannot wear wool.
> My clothes, off and on the bike, are generally
> cotton or synthetic, once
> in a while silk.
> You all have my permission to wear your
> vintage-style wool jerseys
> <smile>. If you ever decide to make a synthetic
> one, count me in.
I think you get dispensation if you sing "Woolly Bully" while riding you classic lightweight. :-)
lovely,downtown Boonton, NJ