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02-23-20, 10:47 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,255
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Quick and easy solution: Continue doing what...

Quick and easy solution:
Continue doing what You are doing - loving your riding that you are doing while feeling great getting out there and pushing, AND stop reading, listening to, and/or paying...
02-23-20, 10:40 AM
Replies: 1,837
Views: 186,837
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Finished listening to Why Me, a light hearted...

Finished listening to Why Me, a light hearted crime novel in the John Dortmunder series, by Donald Westlake. As always true with all Donald Westlake (AKA Richard Stark for the Parker crime series)...
02-23-20, 10:06 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,696
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Second hand and third hand reports from the usual...

Second hand and third hand reports from the usual suspects on Bike Forums - Numerous times.

While riding on the street or road - Seldom, no times in the last several years.
02-23-20, 09:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 498
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

A fabulous road bike may not last long if you...

A fabulous road bike may not last long if you park it anywhere in Amsterdam, better plan on bringing or buying a super-duper locking device or being "chained" to the bike yourself. I'd recommend...
02-23-20, 09:39 AM
Replies: 1,409
Views: 94,144
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Congratulations on your completion of a difficult...

Congratulations on your completion of a difficult mission. The best I could do this morning is use the frowned upon practice of using a bike parked in my backyard to snap a few pics. Sorry condition...
02-23-20, 09:12 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,771
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Yeah, sure. whatever you say.:wtf:

Yeah, sure. whatever you say.:wtf:
02-22-20, 05:29 PM
Replies: 1,409
Views: 94,144
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Ya beat me to asking the same question to the...

Ya beat me to asking the same question to the mission assigner, as geese are the only wildlife I come across when I ride my bike around town. On my lawn I get all kinds of wild life of the deer...
Forum: Foo
02-22-20, 01:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 934
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

That is just wonderful for you. I get mostly deer...

That is just wonderful for you. I get mostly deer as well as squirrels and rabbits on my lawn. Of course that is totally irrelevant as to what I use to purchase beverages or return the containers to...
02-22-20, 10:02 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,771
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hPMYwcSi3eg

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hPMYwcSi3eg
02-21-20, 09:12 AM
Replies: 1,409
Views: 94,144
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

I bought three new bikes (Vaterland, Calvin, and...

I bought three new bikes (Vaterland, Calvin, and ZeroSeven) for myself and 2 daughters at the local Opel car dealership in Reilingen (near Heidelberg), Germany around 1999 and 2001. It sold and...
02-21-20, 07:15 AM
Replies: 1,409
Views: 94,144
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Well Done! The participants of this thread have...

Well Done! The participants of this thread have been rewarded by your perseverance in not only fulfilling the mission requirements but including interesting related pictures and commentary. I'll...
02-21-20, 12:01 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,467
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Approx. 125 F in Iraq in 2010; -15 F in western...

Approx. 125 F in Iraq in 2010; -15 F in western Illinois in 1976 or 1977
02-20-20, 11:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,280
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

P&R is the more appropriate place for posting...

P&R is the more appropriate place for posting this sort of sociological/ideological dogma.
02-20-20, 10:51 PM
Replies: 1,837
Views: 186,837
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Finished listening to I Hear the Sirens in the...

Finished listening to I Hear the Sirens in the Street, by Adrian McKinty. It is the 2nd in the Detective Sean Duffy series by the Irish author, and is set in Belfast and the parish of Islandmagee,...
02-20-20, 06:23 PM
Replies: 1,409
Views: 94,144
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Here is an example of what a suitable submission...

Here is an example of what a suitable submission might look like; pictures taken today mile from my normal route to my daily swimming spot.
...
Forum: Foo
02-20-20, 02:44 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 934
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

I would think it would be more acceptable/less...

I would think it would be more acceptable/less "shocking" in today's society.

Note that when this commercial originally aired (around 2002) the one minute long version with the "improved" ending...
02-20-20, 02:14 PM
Replies: 1,409
Views: 94,144
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

See Latest Mission Assignment...

See Latest Mission Assignment (https://www.bikeforums.net/21334700-post641.html)
Forum: Foo
02-20-20, 10:45 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 934
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Yes, it is. I always bring back a few cases when...

Yes, it is. I always bring back a few cases when I travel back East to visit relatioves. I do not share your opinion about Yuengling and I have been drinking it when available ever since collegedays...
02-19-20, 10:24 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,403
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

My epic rides have nothing to do with extremes or...

My epic rides have nothing to do with extremes or difficulty, but rather are memorable for the joy and pleasure they elicited.

3 separate day trips of about 144km on Auto Frei Tag along side of...
Forum: Foo
02-19-20, 09:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 934
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

THIS is a Miller beer commercial! ...

THIS is a Miller beer commercial!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZA3lgiPFmSk
Forum: Foo
02-19-20, 09:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 934
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Iowa 5/deposit can or bottle, always get...

Iowa 5/deposit can or bottle, always get returned about 1 miles away; gas costs =$0.00, probably get at least 40 miles to a quart of beer.
...
02-19-20, 09:01 PM
Replies: 1,409
Views: 94,144
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

New mission assignment is, bicycle rack at car...

New mission assignment is, bicycle rack at car dealership, or some other similar accommodation for employees or customers who arrive by bicycle at a car dealership (preferred) or car oriented parts...
02-19-20, 06:20 PM
Replies: 1,409
Views: 94,144
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Taken today while on a ride to the library: ...

Taken today while on a ride to the library:
https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/972x1296/dsc02550_f2089abdaeced962a5b4a85ee2c05220a8012e85.jpg
02-19-20, 12:17 PM
Replies: 1,409
Views: 94,144
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

While we wait for a judge, jury or gallery...

While we wait for a judge, jury or gallery approved entry, this is a NON-submission of an older photo taken several years ago on a trip back several years ago to the East Coast where I did ride my...
Forum: Foo
02-19-20, 07:54 AM
Replies: 334
Views: 8,771
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

The writing may be on the wall for Google's...

The writing may be on the wall for Google's underwriting of it's "moonshot/Other Bets" effort with Waymo.
Google cuts one of its moonshot money burner projects...
02-18-20, 06:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,434
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

You could buy a new bicycle with the money from...

You could buy a new bicycle with the money from your large monetary nest egg accumulated by not having any car expenses; at least that is the financial story I learned on the LCF list.
02-18-20, 03:09 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 10,582
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Apparently not.

Apparently not.
02-17-20, 06:04 PM
Replies: 1,409
Views: 94,144
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Looks good to me. The OP is fond of clarifying...

Looks good to me.
The OP is fond of clarifying his "rules" and whether the various posts meet these rules no matter who assigned the mission or what it is.
02-16-20, 09:17 AM
Replies: 1,837
Views: 186,837
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Finished listening to Boys Will Be Boys: The...

Finished listening to Boys Will Be Boys: The Glory Days and Party Nights of the Dallas Cowboys Dynasty, by Jeff Pearlman. Good book about the on and off field exploits of the 90's Dallas Cowboys.
...
Forum: Foo
02-14-20, 05:50 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 8,771
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Who wudda thunk it, besides some dimwit Luddites,...

Who wudda thunk it, besides some dimwit Luddites, eh? After all cruise control is just a shot away!:innocent:
Forum: Foo
02-13-20, 06:25 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,502
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

IRS said that my refund would be deposited...

IRS said that my refund would be deposited yesterday; I checked with the bank, and yes it was there. Nobody ransacked any of my financial accounts yet because I used the free file fillable system,...
02-13-20, 03:48 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 16,333
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Remember, it is ALWAYS about Ethics! ...

Remember, it is ALWAYS about Ethics!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sXQ940YSD2A
OK, that is the end of this side trip, let us return to fear and highway/sidewalk danger!
02-13-20, 03:17 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 16,333
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Fargo, as well as the Big Lebowski were among my...

Fargo, as well as the Big Lebowski were among my favorite Coen Brothers.' movies, but their all time best was Miller's Crossing. Watch it in time to celebrate St. Patrick's Day....
02-13-20, 11:38 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 16,333
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

WARNING: This YouTube video contains vulgar...

WARNING: This YouTube video contains vulgar language and is NOT suitable for work or the easily offended!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r9twTtXkQNA
02-13-20, 11:11 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,407
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

I agree that life insurance does provide...

I agree that life insurance does provide financial protection, but doesn't do a bit of good for prolonging the life of the insured or providing the insured any type of life or health protection. Life...
02-12-20, 11:59 AM
Replies: 1,409
Views: 94,144
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Want to know what is even more insane? Buy a...

Want to know what is even more insane? Buy a beauty product like perfume or makeup as a special gift for your sweetie that is widely advertised as costing only 59/quart or 79/pound or perhaps on...
Forum: Commuting
02-11-20, 11:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 841
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

These are wire baskets: ...

These are wire baskets:
https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/668x751/beer_in_basket_05069a817261cefffc796fee67e435d30273808a.jpg...
02-11-20, 06:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,060
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

I have several bikes that use the same shape...

I have several bikes that use the same shape saddle, with various spring configurations. Brooks B72, B73, B66 and Wrights W66...
02-11-20, 05:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 893
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Not if you can afford them and don't neglect...

Not if you can afford them and don't neglect important domestic/family responsibilities in their pursuit.
02-11-20, 05:51 PM
Replies: 1,409
Views: 94,144
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

I am too late with my entry, so I will take...

I am too late with my entry, so I will take consolation in that my water tower picture didn't require a special trip. It is located right outside of the hospital that I ride my bike to almost every...
02-11-20, 12:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,097
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

As is this thread. It provides the chum for the...

As is this thread. It provides the chum for the expected P&R response from the usual suspects.
02-11-20, 10:31 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,407
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

As I expect is true for almost all bicyclists who...

As I expect is true for almost all bicyclists who expect their devices' incident notification feature to provide any first aid benefits to an incapacitated bicyclist.

A reading of the discussion...
02-10-20, 02:48 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,463
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Not enough IMO, if there are many guys who take...

Not enough IMO, if there are many guys who take pride in begging or encouraging police officers to issue speeding tickets to themselves. I assume that few sober or otherwise rational cyclists,...
02-10-20, 12:52 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,463
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

I think that anyone requesting, let alone begging...

I think that anyone requesting, let alone begging that an LEO cite him* for speeding and issue him* a ticket for some sort of bragging rights is asking for a sobriety or drug test.
*I can't imagine...
02-10-20, 12:40 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 5,806
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

People willing to pay thousands of dollars of...

People willing to pay thousands of dollars of their own money to shave a few grams off a recreational (not used for racing competition) bicycle's weight are probably not known for having a rational...
02-10-20, 12:22 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,565
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Welcome back!

Welcome back!
02-10-20, 11:19 AM
Replies: 1,409
Views: 94,144
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

I'd probably have to ride at lest 75 miles away...

I'd probably have to ride at lest 75 miles away to start the search, or maybe if I spend a day in the library or on the Internet I might be able to find a closer suitable location to complete this...
02-10-20, 09:40 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,407
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Has anyone here actually had an "incident" occur...

Has anyone here actually had an "incident" occur while riding that left them physically unable to use a cellphone and the incident detection device/app combination(s) sent out an alert that resulted...
02-09-20, 01:03 PM
Replies: 1,837
Views: 186,837
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Finished listening to Berlin at War: Life and...

Finished listening to Berlin at War: Life and Death in Hitler's Capital, 1939-45 by Roger Moorhouse. A particularly interesting segment was about a subject of which I knew nothing - the survival,...
02-09-20, 12:18 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 5,806
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

That is to be expected, BF has a whole gaggle of...

That is to be expected, BF has a whole gaggle of posters who are would-be legal experts/armchair sleuths, posting all sorts of wacky suppositions about legal issues.

Why not? After all, some...
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