What kind of bicycle should I purchase?

I'm debating on what kind of bicycle to purchase. road bike, mountain bike, hybrid, hipster fixie ? i will mainly need the bike to commute to school which it has some rough trails and i would also like to ride it for fitness purposes as well (parks, NYC bike tour). or should i be worrying more about wheels and... show more I'm debating on what kind of bicycle to purchase. road bike, mountain bike, hybrid, hipster fixie ? i will mainly need the bike to commute to school which it has some rough trails and i would also like to ride it for fitness purposes as well (parks, NYC bike tour). or should i be worrying more about wheels and seats instead? anyways i want to hear the opinions. thank you. cut me some slack for being such an indecisive prick. :)
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