By now you probably know more about Arizona representative Gabrielle Giffords than you do about your own Congressman or woman but there’s one fact that only a few of the mainstream media is reporting. Representative Giffords is an avid motorcyclist. A freedom of choice advocate, and was the chair of the Congressional Motorcycle Safety Caucus. She’s been riding motorcycles in her home state for the past 20 years. There is a good report in the NY Times about her background.