There’s a common misconception that cyclists in NYC are required to ride in the provided bike lanes. So common, in fact, that police officers have started ticketing cyclists for riding outside of the lanes!

This guy got a ticket (for doing nothing illegal, no less) and decided to have a little fun. There’s a couple bad words towards the beginning, so be aware if you’re sensitive to that. Here’s what riding only in the bike lanes in NYC would really look like.