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Forum: Foo
11-22-20, 10:26 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 839
Posted By skijor

How about something a tad less likely to...

How about something a tad less likely to instigate litigation?

Treat that kid like a cat. Perform some proactive spritzing. :innocent:
...
Forum: Foo
11-10-20, 09:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 461
Posted By wgscott

But they save their dimmest bulbs for outside the...

But they save their dimmest bulbs for outside the lawn and garden center next to the "adult" bookshop.
11-05-20, 02:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,168
Posted By CargoDane

Nothing like using a computer to complain on a...

Nothing like using a computer to complain on a website about clocks and being nostalgic for a time hundreds of years ago.
Forum: Foo
10-22-20, 01:51 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,581
Posted By ahsposo

1. Pay your debts 2. Raise your children and...

1. Pay your debts
2. Raise your children and give them a moral compass
3. Stand with the weak against the strong
4. Eat what you kill
5. Apologize when you offend
6. Admit when you make a mistake
10-18-20, 09:34 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,204
Posted By wolfchild

Yes there is. There are plenty of winter specific...

Yes there is. There are plenty of winter specific boots out there that are warm enough to ride for many hours in sub zero temps....The biggest problem is clipless pedals and cleated shoes which are...
10-16-20, 02:23 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 5,129
Posted By wolfchild

I have found a perfect substitute for whey...

I have found a perfect substitute for whey protein powder. It's called " real food " and includes animal products such as various types of meat, fish, eggs, yogurt and milk...and I guarantee you that...
10-12-20, 01:56 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,078
Posted By Leebo

Improving what? Don't do strava or racing...

Improving what? Don't do strava or racing imaginary strangers. I like to ride bikes, winning!
10-07-20, 07:11 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,016
Posted By John_V

I'm more concerned with enjoyment per mile than...

I'm more concerned with enjoyment per mile than cost per mile.
09-20-20, 05:10 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 6,713
Posted By livedarklions

I think you've mischaracterized his stance a bit....

I think you've mischaracterized his stance a bit. His point is that a lot of people are being driven away from bicycling because the marketing is pushing the idea that ordinary riding requires...
09-14-20, 05:05 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 5,625
Posted By tomato coupe

Colonoscope?

Colonoscope?
09-13-20, 06:37 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,152
Posted By Papa Tom

I know the OP's intention was tongue-in-cheek,...

I know the OP's intention was tongue-in-cheek, but it's interesting how we sometimes manage to turn even our favorite activity into something to feel bad about.

The bicycle, for me, is a way to...
09-09-20, 09:30 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,152
Posted By rydabent

Since when is fast the holy grail. There are...

Since when is fast the holy grail. There are other facets to cycling.
09-03-20, 02:18 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,253
Posted By Milton Keynes

Just because they require a name and email...

Just because they require a name and email address doesn't give it any sort of authenticity. It's very easy to think up a fake name and use a throwaway email address. How would you feel if you were...
09-03-20, 05:57 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,253
Posted By Koyote

I read the article you linked. The “prior...

I read the article you linked. The “prior behavior“ that was taken into account by the court was from an incident that resulted in a police report… Nothing was pulled from some random website. So,...
09-02-20, 10:56 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,253
Posted By njkayaker

??? From these sorts of websites?? No...

???

From these sorts of websites??

No one is claiming that prior behavior wasn't considered.

But it doesn't seem these websites would be used in court for that.
09-02-20, 12:59 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,253
Posted By u235

LOL, vigilante justice. No court considers random...

LOL, vigilante justice. No court considers random unverified unaccountable uncontested one sided reports from a random website and I'm infinitely happy they don't. Would you even want them to...
08-27-20, 09:35 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 7,856
Posted By Gresp15C

Conflict of interest. MIPS is a for-profit...

Conflict of interest. MIPS is a for-profit business.

The term "regulatory capture" refers to the business strategy of developing intellectual property on a technology (patents, etc.) and then...
02-21-20, 06:47 AM
Replies: 1,520
Views: 110,904
Posted By livedarklions

If you look at the numbers, this is by far the...

If you look at the numbers, this is by far the most popular thread on the forum right now. I'm not actually riding right now because I've gotten to be a cold weather wimp in my dotage, but I...
02-09-20, 08:38 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,916
Posted By koffee brown

Spinning ain't cycling. If they ever start a...

Spinning ain't cycling. If they ever start a spinning forum on this bicycle forum, it'll take me more than 10 yeara to return next time. I'm sure ****** has a spinning forum or Soul(less) cycle...
02-09-20, 11:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 953
Posted By ramzilla

Old Fuji's, Raleighs &, Schwinns are the best...

Old Fuji's, Raleighs &, Schwinns are the best beater bikes around for cheap. And, these are also the bikes most often given away by previous owners too.
02-05-20, 08:47 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,429
Posted By Notso_fastLane

Just another forum poster without a sense of...

Just another forum poster without a sense of perspective. Not allowing for common sense makes you the same as authoritarian bootlickers.

See how fun this can be!
02-04-20, 02:46 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,429
Posted By DrIsotope

If you think that you are in some kind of...

If you think that you are in some kind of symbiotic relationship with drivers, you're deluding yourself. People behind the wheel do not regard bicycles as anything more than an impediment, without...
Forum: Foo
02-01-20, 02:53 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,379
Posted By Deal4Fuji

I'd like to see Andy Reid get a Super Bowl win,...

I'd like to see Andy Reid get a Super Bowl win, he's one of the good guys in coaching and Patrick Mahomes is one of the most exciting players to watch in the NFL, so put me down for KC
01-30-20, 07:51 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,596
Posted By San Rensho

Agree 100%. You are a complete beginner and its...

Agree 100%. You are a complete beginner and its like someone who is taking driving lessons to get a license buying a Ferrari.
01-29-20, 11:28 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,596
Posted By katsup

As your first bike, look for a used one that...

As your first bike, look for a used one that costs under $500. You don't know if you'll like it or all the details of riding yet. Most people do not get their first bike right and a $500 garage...
Forum: Commuting
01-24-20, 08:44 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,867
Posted By BobbyG

I think it's a valid question to ask in the...

I think it's a valid question to ask in the Commuting Forum. Obviously the goal of folks in the Car Free forum is to become (or stay) car free. But what about bike commuters?

The title of this...
01-22-20, 11:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 629
Posted By downhillmaster

I once dreamt that I was unable to go for even a...

I once dreamt that I was unable to go for even a 30 mile ride without wearing spandex and cycling shoes while also loading up my cf bike with multiple water bottles, a computer, a camera, and a power...
01-02-20, 12:35 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,860
Posted By Leisesturm

Your concern Is noted. The law, however, says...

Your concern Is noted. The law, however, says nothing about speed. Whatever is the posted speed for the road will thus be a reasonable speed to approach an intersection, just as before. The prudent...
12-31-19, 12:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,510
Posted By mr_bill

After every run I disassemble, then reassemble....

After every run I disassemble, then reassemble. Oh wait, that’s top fuel.

Obviously, too little of a good thing can be very bad, but too much of a good thing is also very bad.

So periodic...
12-30-19, 01:36 PM
Replies: 1,520
Views: 110,904
Posted By Bryan C.

Hoover dam panoramic pic, with a bridge, over the...

Hoover dam panoramic pic, with a bridge, over the Colorado river.
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12-26-19, 11:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 683
Posted By Maelochs

Go to Walmart or any big-box store, or much...

Go to Walmart or any big-box store, or much better, any local bike co-op if your town or city has one, and get the cheapest bike you can. See if you actually ride it.

Five miles on a bike is 25...
12-26-19, 07:13 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 14,320
Posted By Rajflyboy

You must be be doing something seriously wrong if...

You must be be doing something seriously wrong if you cannot get a Toyota Camry to last a long time. This is one of the most reliable vehicles ever made.
12-26-19, 06:07 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 15,745
Posted By indyfabz

I live with 1.5 million other people. You make it...

I live with 1.5 million other people. You make it sound like cyclists are dying in droves. Thousands upon thousands every day. As if it's a certainty. Sad mindset if you ask me.

And there are...
Forum: Foo
12-24-19, 10:04 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 819
Posted By indyfabz

My now departed buddy a couple of days after he...

My now departed buddy a couple of days after he was diagnosed with lymphoma. It was our final Christmas together.

...
Forum: Foo
11-08-19, 04:22 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,062
Posted By ksryder

To be fair Dylan's songs are best when sung by...

To be fair Dylan's songs are best when sung by other people.

*ducks as he runs out of the room*
10-14-19, 01:34 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,843
Posted By anon06

That's great that you attempted to contact...

That's great that you attempted to contact businesses about installing bike racks; it'd help out other cyclists, as well, if they do decide to install bike racks.

However, I don't think there's a...
Forum: Foo
10-03-19, 11:39 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,490
Posted By DiabloScott

The problem is with JF's employer being too cheap...

The problem is with JF's employer being too cheap to pay for legitimate luggage charges on a business trip for which they booked the cheapest carrier. That's really a standard expense report item...
09-02-19, 01:17 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,317
Posted By Baldy1953

At any time. If you feel up to it, go for it. I...

At any time. If you feel up to it, go for it. I ride between 3-5 times a week because I can. No definite amount is required. Just enjoy the ride.
08-15-19, 07:51 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 15,793
Posted By TimothyH

Lots of disproportionate rage, justification of...

Lots of disproportionate rage, justification of prejudice, cynicism and plain old complaining in this thread.

It really would fit into A&S.


-Tim-
07-27-19, 05:07 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 11,695
Posted By radroad

In general, it's very difficult to sell a sport...

In general, it's very difficult to sell a sport to spectators when they can only watch the event for 1 to 2 seconds.

The only sport that's consistently exciting to watch is UFC's version of MMA....
07-27-19, 04:30 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 11,695
Posted By livedarklions

TDF is about watching people do crazy fast stuff...

TDF is about watching people do crazy fast stuff on bikes where either no sane person would do it, or the setting is so beautiful that it really doesn't matter nothing much interesting is happening....
07-23-19, 04:40 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,111
Posted By Skullo

I don’t care “Why you ride”.

I don’t care “Why you ride”.
07-15-19, 12:09 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,478
Posted By TimothyH

You could just change your mind, decide not to...

You could just change your mind, decide not to hate them.


-Tim-
07-14-19, 07:39 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 16,096
Posted By ksryder

Counterpoint: zombie threads are funny and...

Counterpoint: zombie threads are funny and entertaining.

Someone who must spend hours creating nested quotes that no one reads can't really complain that zombie threads waste their time.
07-11-19, 06:35 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,234
Posted By downhillmaster

Lighten up Francis. The original comment in...

Lighten up Francis. The original comment in question did not appear to be sexist and your outraged response warranted the equal pay joke in response.
You keep on patrolling the interwebs though in...
07-02-19, 08:38 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 11,302
Posted By wphamilton

Always flashing on the rear light - there's no...

Always flashing on the rear light - there's no need to over-complicate it.


Flashing red light says "bicycle".
Flashing LED lasts longer than steady.
I don't care if the driver behind me...
06-05-19, 10:44 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 9,694
Posted By cyccommute

So do you carry all the stuff to “match your...

So do you carry all the stuff to “match your gears to the terrain” if the terrain changes? Your method is okay if all you ever ride is on roads that you’ve been on before or if you ride laps around...
05-21-19, 11:39 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,799
Posted By jefnvk

It is a kids bike. It ranges from literally...

It is a kids bike. It ranges from literally nothing to adjust on a toddlers balance bike, to incredibly simple to deal with on the single speed pseudo-BMX that most kids ride until their early teens....
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