This segment originally aired live on April 11, 2014. An edited version was included in a best-of episode of The Brian Lehrer Show on May 26th. The unedited audio can be found here.
Eberhard van der Laan, mayor of Amsterdam, discusses his city's similarities to NYC -- a tolerant and diverse city containing people of 180 nationalities, as well as an international business and cultural hotspot.
In WNYC studio 2: Mayor of Amsterdam Eberhard van der Laan pic.twitter.com/1jP5BBmiec— Brian Lehrer Show (@BrianLehrer) April 11, 2014
Brian asks the mayor of Amsterdam if there is bike share. "No. The average Dutchman has 1.7 bikes, so why would we share?"— Brian Lehrer Show (@BrianLehrer) April 11, 2014