Washington Post copy editor Bill Walsh’s bike-cam video goes viral

walshWashington Post copy editor Bill Walsh writes in an email:

“So here I am on the eve of my book launch, hoping I’ll get a little exposure, when a silly 18-second video clip from my bike-helmet cam goes bigger than anything I’ll ever write will.”

Here’s the YouTube clip (more than 700,000 views so far), and coverage from City Paper, DCist, and Right This Minute.

* Earlier: LinkedIn says it shouldn’t have rejected Bill Walsh’s ad (jimromenesko.com)