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Forum: Foo
08-21-19, 09:18 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,192
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/20/magazine/neil-y...

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/20/magazine/neil-young-streaming-music.html
Article about a super critical audiophile who claims to appreciate listening to the superior quality of his pristine...
Forum: Foo
08-20-19, 05:43 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,400
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

The readabilty of his posted messages does not...

The readabilty of his posted messages does not seem to be a concern for this poster; the self-perceived "craftsmanship" of the message appearance and the associated search for and placement of...
Forum: Foo
08-20-19, 05:25 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,832
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Did it compel you to buy one right now on credit?...

Did it compel you to buy one right now on credit? If not, how did you manage to resist?
08-19-19, 03:12 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,252
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

The often cited "insurance reason" for enforcing...

The often cited "insurance reason" for enforcing an arbitrary rule or prohibition often does smell stinky.

Who/what does your group's insurance policy actually cover on a group ride? Is it...
08-18-19, 10:34 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,644
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Only when would-be gatekeepers are not interested...

Only when would-be gatekeepers are not interested in posting anything on the topic except snark, but a photo of a favorite bike must be allowed to be posted ad nauseum on multiple threads regardless...
08-18-19, 10:24 AM
Replies: 1,666
Views: 154,735
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Finished listening to The Mastermind: Drugs....

Finished listening to The Mastermind: Drugs. Empire. Murder. Betrayal, by Evan Ratliff. OK.

Finished reading Prague Fatale, by Phillip Kerr. Good book, this was the only Bernie Gunther novel ...
08-18-19, 09:55 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 9,972
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Hey, this is A&S, even pointing out that...

Hey, this is A&S, even pointing out that overreaction, to include overwrought hyperbole and rhetoric about every perceived slight may be counter-productive, might be considered just another form of...
Forum: Foo
08-16-19, 06:54 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,400
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Far out, man!:thumb:

Far out, man!:thumb:
Forum: Foo
08-16-19, 01:15 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,400
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Who are YOU writing to besides yourself,...

Who are YOU writing to besides yourself, explaining "academic principals" for posting on BF? :rolleyes:
Forum: Commuting
08-16-19, 12:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 575
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

I doubt that any E-bike will help a bicyclist...

I doubt that any E-bike will help a bicyclist conquer Chicago sub-zero weather without the heat generated by an active physically engaged rider. There is a reason why motorcycle riders are scarce in...
08-15-19, 09:23 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 6,191
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

The A&S regulars must wait their turn at lots of...

The A&S regulars must wait their turn at lots of disproportionate rage, justification of prejudice, cynicism and plain old complaining, the General Cycling Discussion regulars are still gnawing...
08-15-19, 08:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,212
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

This is BF A&S; wishful thinking trumps absence...

This is BF A&S; wishful thinking trumps absence of credible evidence when it comes to validating cherished beliefs.
08-11-19, 05:51 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,906
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Most of the posts and responses on BF consist of...

Most of the posts and responses on BF consist of the posters' opinions, so what?

The site worked fine for me yesterday and today.

Interesting and well written article about the poster's...
Forum: Foo
08-10-19, 05:23 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,765
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

The only text messages I care about are 6-8...

The only text messages I care about are 6-8 character/digit codes that are part of a 2 step password, or "I am here at baggage handling area" or "or will arrive at x:xx o'clock". The flip phone...
Forum: Foo
08-10-19, 02:58 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,129
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

More info on the back story of the fantastic...

More info on the back story of the fantastic photograph "Walk to Paradise Garden" by Eugene Smith https://time.com/37534/into-the-light-w-eugene-smiths-walk-to-paradise-garden/
08-10-19, 02:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,111
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

You are correct of course, no doubt some...

You are correct of course, no doubt some compulsive types will never be happy unless they constantly feed their obsession; just as for some masochists, pain IS gain.
Forum: Foo
08-10-19, 10:08 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,765
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Tracfone notified me that my old LG100C would...

Tracfone notified me that my old LG100C would soon no longer work because it was 2Gand offered a new ALCATEL MYFLIP (A405DL) (4G) for $5 as a replacement. They mailed it right away and I transferred...
08-09-19, 11:12 AM
Replies: 1,666
Views: 154,735
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Finished listening to The Knife, by Joe NesbÝ,...

Finished listening to The Knife, by Joe NesbÝ, the 12th novel in the Harry Hole crime series. It is one of the best in the series.

Started listening to The Mastermind: Drugs. Empire. Murder....
08-08-19, 10:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,111
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Agree, more miles are not always better, or more...

Agree, more miles are not always better, or more "good" than less miles, especially if running up mileage becomes an obsession. See...
Forum: Commuting
08-08-19, 10:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,108
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Commuter bicycling related humor

Timely commuter bicycling related contest (#670) in the current New Yorker Magazine, vote on the best caption at https://www.newyorker.com/cartoons/contest#finalists
Forum: Commuting
08-08-19, 09:34 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,548
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

What size tires are mounted on your bike? They...

What size tires are mounted on your bike? They look larger than the standard 37 x 590mm EA3 26" tires.

Your bike looks very nice and I am sure will be fine for another 50 years of NYC commuting;...
08-08-19, 12:48 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 9,972
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Read post...

Read post https://www.bikeforums.net/21064868-post111.html for enlightenment if you should so choose; or continue to snipe/snark away at posters who don't meet your approval, or at posts in which YOU...
08-07-19, 08:47 PM
Replies: 2,335
Views: 206,114
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

I doubt that that many movie viewers, outside of...

I doubt that that many movie viewers, outside of snooty self anointed film connoisseurs, would prefer the newer versions of Blade Runner without the voice over, if they hadn't already viewed and...
08-07-19, 02:42 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 9,972
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Bottom line for this thread: Harassment of a...

Bottom line for this thread:
Harassment of a bicyclist is defined as whatever action a bicyclist says it is; any response that the "harassed" bicyclist thinks is an appropriate way to respond is...
08-06-19, 08:27 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,723
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

What makes you think a helmet that has suffered...

What makes you think a helmet that has suffered "damage" from being carried on the handlebars any less effective than a pristine version of same?

Quite simply, if helmets are so easily made...
08-06-19, 10:40 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,723
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

It is your bogus construct that anyone, besides...

It is your bogus construct that anyone, besides yourself, is concerned about carrying a helmet "safely".
Forum: Foo
08-06-19, 10:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 660
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

No catch, nor do I have any financial or...

No catch, nor do I have any financial or emotional ties to this software. If somebody wants to add or chage tag on audio files, this program works just fine.
The Internet is not used at all when...
08-05-19, 10:20 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 8,604
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Helmet Nagging

Helmet Nagging
Forum: Commuting
08-04-19, 08:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,548
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Nothing was easier to service than an S-A AW 3...

Nothing was easier to service than an S-A AW 3 speed hub; add a drop or two of oil every decade or so and forget about it. Perhaps change the shifting cable once or twice after a decade of use.
Forum: Commuting
08-04-19, 08:46 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,872
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Their incessant obnoxious guffawing at each...

Their incessant obnoxious guffawing at each other's lame jokes made the otherwise good show un-listenable, IMO.
08-04-19, 08:33 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 9,972
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Have you ever found a thread that began with, or...

Have you ever found a thread that began with, or degenerated into incessant complaining, ranting and even free form whining about whatever actions mean ol' people, especially motorists, did somewhere...
08-04-19, 05:03 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 9,972
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Probably depends on how inclusive the term...

Probably depends on how inclusive the term harassment is for including any and every possible annoying motorist (or pedestrian) behavior a bicyclist might experience or how frequently; also on how...
Forum: Foo
08-04-19, 12:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 660
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

I have been using the program "Mp3tag" to add or...

I have been using the program "Mp3tag" to add or change mp3 tags for years to apply tags to batches of mp3 files with no problems.

https://www.mp3tag.de/en/

From the home page:
"MP3TAG
The...
Forum: Foo
08-04-19, 09:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 660
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Did you paste all 400 songs into the flash drive...

Did you paste all 400 songs into the flash drive without any folders?

Could be your stereo unit doesn't recognize more than 99 songs in the root directory of your flash drive. Try placing your 400...
08-03-19, 02:51 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 9,972
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Are you referring to your behavior that you are...

Are you referring to your behavior that you are not proud of and wouldn't recommend for anyone sane?

"I'm not proud of this behavior, and don't recommend it to anyone sane, but I just explode...
08-03-19, 02:19 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 9,972
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

No problem and no offense taken; posting...

No problem and no offense taken; posting anecdotes about motorists in traffic and whining about occasional auditory "harassment" apparently is always on topic on A&S.

Making sly "random"...
Forum: Commuting
08-03-19, 09:39 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,548
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Not a problem in Tucson.:rolleyes:

Not a problem in Tucson.:rolleyes:
Forum: Commuting
08-03-19, 09:37 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,548
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

You could change the rear sprocket on the Hub....

You could change the rear sprocket on the Hub. The standard size is 18 teeth. 22T sprocket is available for $5 online....
08-03-19, 09:22 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,611
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Your second sentence confirms the conclusion of...

Your second sentence confirms the conclusion of your first sentence.
08-03-19, 09:20 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 9,972
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Apparently the answer to the OP's question has...

Apparently the answer to the OP's question has become -whine about motorists, with no advocacy or safety content.

I doubt that the OP's city council nor his local bicycle advocacy group will take...
08-02-19, 02:02 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,271
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

I think you already know the reason, but as you...

I think you already know the reason, but as you have stated, are not prepared or ready to deal with it. It is unlikely you will find an answer here other than a pep talk or two. Maybe that will help.
08-02-19, 01:56 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 8,384
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Just an example of another cyclist with an...

Just an example of another cyclist with an inflated ego and willingness to brag in print or online along the lines of the OP and "I do something every day that would kill most people if they tried it...
Forum: Foo
08-02-19, 12:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 660
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

I've been using free software that came with DVD...

I've been using free software that came with DVD player as OEM on my PCs as well freeware software off the Internet to rip Audio CD's, both music and audiobooks, to mp3 format on my computer hard...
Forum: Commuting
08-02-19, 12:44 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,548
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

I owned a 1972 Raleigh Sports 3 speed for 30...

I owned a 1972 Raleigh Sports 3 speed for 30 years and it served me and my daughter well for daily commuting up to 10 miles each way in Philadelphia, Oregon and Germany.

Note the saddle has...
08-02-19, 10:42 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 8,384
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

For more on UberCyclists' self description of...

For more on UberCyclists' self description of their superior bicycle riding skills/prowess on Super Daring Rides read: https://www.johnforester.com/LAW/Bikeway%20Controversy.htm ...
08-02-19, 09:17 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 9,972
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

What do you expect the city council or state's...

What do you expect the city council or state's cycling advocacy group to do about auditory "harassment" that consists of occasional car honks and shouts to get on the sidewalk?
08-01-19, 12:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,548
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Is there a story to tell about that? :foo:

Is there a story to tell about that? :foo:
08-01-19, 11:51 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 8,384
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Fixed it.

Fixed it.
Forum: Commuting
08-01-19, 11:14 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,872
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Statistical support or credible relevant facts...

Statistical support or credible relevant facts are unnecessary to support the biases or wishful thinking of some posters, as rumors, irrelevant anecdotes, fabricated factoids, and/or something read...
07-31-19, 12:44 PM
Replies: 1,666
Views: 154,735
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Finished listening to American Moonshot: John F....

Finished listening to American Moonshot: John F. Kennedy and the Great Space Race, by Douglas G. Brinkley. Lots of interesting infomationabout JFK's motivations for emphasizing the moon mission, as...
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