"bikes not bombs" was the mantra as critical mass, san francisco's monthly bicycle romp through downtown, took on added meaning this go 'round as war protesters came out in force to express their sentiments
anti-war slogans were a plenty . . .
as were reporters . . .
peace seekers . . .
and a few who were vocally pro-troops . . .
warm weather and a super energetic crowd made the ride itself a blast . . .
caught this shot of city hall on the way home from the festivities . . .