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02-17-21, 10:57 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 8,502
Posted By livedarklions

So you responded to my 5 month old post to prove...

So you responded to my 5 month old post to prove you didn't get the joke? I actually didn't insult your choice of bike at all. Your choice of words, however, was ironic.
01-30-21, 05:34 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,875
Posted By livedarklions

If you get on your bike you will see two doctors...

If you get on your bike you will see two doctors at the same time and save a copay.
01-19-21, 01:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 394
Posted By livedarklions

I see these thumbs up, thumbs down systems all...

I see these thumbs up, thumbs down systems all the time (YouTube for example). Not sure how they're helpful to anyone when we don't know why the thumbs down was given.
01-13-21, 08:22 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,018
Posted By livedarklions

Well, I'm sure not going to a forum about...

Well, I'm sure not going to a forum about bicycling at any age to find out what kind of pills people approximately my age are taking. A quick perusal of the main forum topics sure makes it appear...
01-12-21, 08:28 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,018
Posted By livedarklions

I'm not at all sure that medical topics should be...

I'm not at all sure that medical topics should be discussed on the forums at all. The people who are most vocal on such threads are often pushing some form of quackery or another, much of which...
01-12-21, 06:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 585
Posted By livedarklions

oh no, cyber cooties!

oh no, cyber cooties!
01-11-21, 03:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 585
Posted By livedarklions

I won't be clicking on the link, but is "sex...

I won't be clicking on the link, but is "sex dating" a determination of when sex occurred?
01-11-21, 03:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 694
Posted By livedarklions

The interesting twist on this is the allegation...

The interesting twist on this is the allegation that the tests weren't actually performed on the production model of the helmet, and there's plausibly an argument there that the study was designed to...
01-05-21, 10:52 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,665
Posted By livedarklions

I tether 2 live hummingbirds to the saddle by a...

I tether 2 live hummingbirds to the saddle by a thin thread and one hummingbird to the handlebars. They provide enough lift to not only keep the bike upright, but actually an inch or two above the...
12-30-20, 11:43 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 876
Posted By livedarklions

Out of curiosity, I looked at his twitter page...

Out of curiosity, I looked at his twitter page and sure enough, picture after picture of him at indoor events without a mask, and with his arms around unmasked supporters both inside and outside not...
Forum: Foo
12-23-20, 12:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 246
Posted By livedarklions

No Motor's Holiday Special

My stupid thread got deleted (no complaints, it was really stupid), but I regret that my post of this got taken down as part of that thread. It is a fine holiday tradition:
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12-23-20, 08:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,328
Posted By livedarklions

It could. It could also mean he's not absent as...

It could. It could also mean he's not absent as AWOL is an offense requiring 2 elements--1) absence from duty 2) without authorization to be absent. Not being absent from duty is a defense to the...
12-22-20, 03:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 214
Posted By livedarklions

Hey--Christmas shout out to Jim from Boston ...

Hey--Christmas shout out to Jim from Boston and mr_bill :
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Forum: Foo
12-22-20, 02:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 609
Posted By livedarklions

I drink a fair amount of coffee every day, and a...

I drink a fair amount of coffee every day, and a lot on weekends and I don't see it causes me any problems. I actually had to give up making iced tea, though, because it was too easy to consume an...
Forum: Foo
12-22-20, 02:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 609
Posted By livedarklions

Someday, in the future, you will die. Of...

Someday, in the future, you will die. Of something.
Forum: Foo
12-22-20, 02:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,258
Posted By livedarklions

Congratulations! Just in time to enjoy your...

Congratulations! Just in time to enjoy your summer.
12-22-20, 02:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,328
Posted By livedarklions

Liked for the first sentence! I write a lot...

Liked for the first sentence!

I write a lot of agreements which, when signed, become court decrees. The main goal there is to write something that's so clear that if the parties ever dispute it,...
12-22-20, 09:23 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,889
Posted By livedarklions

Your YouTube video was of a guy whose YouTube...

Your YouTube video was of a guy whose YouTube account was deleted for repeatedly posting COVID misinformation. He got around the YouTube ban by having someone else post it from their account as "an...
12-22-20, 09:13 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,889
Posted By livedarklions

This is misleading as hell. The vaccines don't...

This is misleading as hell. The vaccines don't prevent "infection", they prevent the propagation of the virus in the body after the initial infection. It appears that the virus does attach itself to...
12-22-20, 05:44 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 8,861
Posted By livedarklions

I'm ok with that. It really doesn't happen very...

I'm ok with that. It really doesn't happen very often, and that's backed them up a couple feet when I've done it.

It's a lot better than saying nothing and letting them think they've recruited me...
12-21-20, 03:06 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 8,861
Posted By livedarklions

I'm the opposite, I'll let them know they can...

I'm the opposite, I'll let them know they can draft if they want to, but I take no responsibility for maintaining speed, signalling or whatever. It's at their own risk. If I'm going to stop for a...
12-21-20, 02:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 822
Posted By livedarklions

I don't think the religious belief is going to...

I don't think the religious belief is going to stop the employer from firing you unless (possibly) you work for the government. Even if it's a government employer, it's probably going to survive the...
12-21-20, 01:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 822
Posted By livedarklions

I think there's going to be some tough cases...

I think there's going to be some tough cases where the employee has legitimate, even compelling reasons for not getting it, but the employer has compelling reasons for requiring it--jobs with high...
12-21-20, 01:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,328
Posted By livedarklions

I don't think "absence" is a negative in that...

I don't think "absence" is a negative in that sense. I've always understood the "rule" to refer to having more than one negating modifier, like not or the un prefix or the less suffix. The double...
12-21-20, 09:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,328
Posted By livedarklions

Thanks! They just deleted "be construed to",...

Thanks! They just deleted "be construed to", leaving "shall not mean that bicycles are not permitted". The double negative remains, but the redundant phrasing "be construed to mean" has been...
12-21-20, 09:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,328
Posted By livedarklions

Knock yourself out figuring out whether signs...

Knock yourself out figuring out whether signs prohibiting bicycles are or are not included in Chapter 9a.I looked at the chapter and that's not clear at all.

"shall not be construed to mean... are...
12-21-20, 07:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,328
Posted By livedarklions

That can't possibly be what they intended as it...

That can't possibly be what they intended as it would indicate that the lack of a bike lane negates any other rule prohibiting bicycling on that road. That would make a posted restricted access road...
12-21-20, 07:07 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,298
Posted By livedarklions

If you look at the cycle of surges and abatement,...

If you look at the cycle of surges and abatement, it's clear that the weather issue is one of likelihood you're sharing HVAC with an infected person. The summer surges in the US were generally in...
12-19-20, 10:06 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,384
Posted By livedarklions

New owners, simplified line, worldwide bicycle...

New owners, simplified line, worldwide bicycle parts shortage. Appears to be in it for the long haul.
12-19-20, 09:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,328
Posted By livedarklions

This soon to be gone administration, who knows if...

This soon to be gone administration, who knows if it was an attempt to get away with something on the way out or just complete incompetence?
12-19-20, 05:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,328
Posted By livedarklions

The Regulatory Version of a Horror Movie

The sky is falling. Update: the sky is not falling.

https://bikeportland.org/2020/12/17/proposed-fhwa-rule-would-outlaw-bicycles-on-many-u-s-roadways-324120

How road bicycling was almost...
12-19-20, 05:16 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,289
Posted By livedarklions

May I point out that's absurd reasoning? The one...

May I point out that's absurd reasoning? The one thing that the graphic showed that was relevant is that the particles immediately start dropping as soon as they're released. I and you have no idea...
12-19-20, 05:03 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,289
Posted By livedarklions

That's why I wouldn't draft. That also has...

That's why I wouldn't draft.
That also has literally nothing to do with the article and graphic you posted.

Did you actually read past the first sentence of my post?
12-18-20, 06:00 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,289
Posted By livedarklions

No offense, but I don't see how any of this...

No offense, but I don't see how any of this applies to drafting. This is all modeled on an upright average height person at walking speed, not a seated rider traveling at bicycling speed. The...
12-11-20, 02:03 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,621
Posted By livedarklions

Think I've been called a Dick more than I have a...

Think I've been called a Dick more than I have a Fred.
12-11-20, 06:35 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,139
Posted By livedarklions

I have to say that I find it ironic that the only...

I have to say that I find it ironic that the only way to get any action going on the VC thread was to bait me and another poster by claiming we're somehow closet supporters of "VC techniques" ,...
Forum: Foo
12-10-20, 01:14 PM
Replies: 15,793
Views: 890,187
Posted By livedarklions

Was portrayed by Vincent Price in the biopic.

Was portrayed by Vincent Price in the biopic.
12-10-20, 12:51 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,246
Posted By livedarklions

The way I look at it is if you can't have a...

The way I look at it is if you can't have a vaccine, that's all the more reason for me to get it so I can't give the disease to you. We're in an era where the idea of social responsibility seems...
12-10-20, 11:24 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,246
Posted By livedarklions

Vaccines are a key element to a...

Vaccines are a key element to a "multi-dimensional control matrix"?!
Don't forget the tinfoil oligarchs. It's why your headwear is so expensive.
12-10-20, 11:23 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,246
Posted By livedarklions

And? Anything injected or otherwise consumed...

And?

Anything injected or otherwise consumed is going to produce some allergic reactions in someone. There are minority of people who cannot be vaccinated for many reasons, it's why herd immunity...
12-10-20, 11:15 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,139
Posted By livedarklions

I get it, you have a canned view of the universe...

I get it, you have a canned view of the universe where the style of road riding has somehow been invented magically by John Forester, mass numbers are being trained in this technique, and we're all...
12-10-20, 10:10 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,178
Posted By livedarklions

https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/

https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/
12-10-20, 06:12 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,989
Posted By livedarklions

"Western Malaya had good hard surfaced roads, and...

"Western Malaya had good hard surfaced roads, and the Japanese soldiers rode down them, as much as twenty hours at a stretch. " ...
12-10-20, 05:58 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,989
Posted By livedarklions

Let's get to the real question -- who would win a...

Let's get to the real question -- who would win a bike race, Superman or The Flash?
12-09-20, 10:20 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,139
Posted By livedarklions

"Everyone here" could fit into a phone booth. ...

"Everyone here" could fit into a phone booth. The vast majority of bicyclists will give you a blank stare if you refer to VC techniques.

He spent several decades discrediting himself. And...
12-09-20, 03:15 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,178
Posted By livedarklions

I confess--I had to look those up.

I confess--I had to look those up.
12-09-20, 02:57 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,989
Posted By livedarklions

There's a bit of circularity there, though. ...

There's a bit of circularity there, though. Bikes and then cars spurred the demand for smooth roads. Obviously, you need the vehicle and the smooth road, but basically they develop at the same time.
12-09-20, 02:48 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,178
Posted By livedarklions

It doesn't really help that the seat stay doesn't...

It doesn't really help that the seat stay doesn't stay the seat, it stays the seat tube, and the chain stays don't stay the chain or anything with the word chain in it. Down tube is just stupid,...
12-09-20, 02:36 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,246
Posted By livedarklions

You're quite right, I misread what you wrote. ...

You're quite right, I misread what you wrote. I've read too many people making the whacky claim that vaccines weaken the immune system and read your sentence literally opposite to what you actually...
12-09-20, 02:33 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,178
Posted By livedarklions

It's a portmanteau word for a portmanteau device....

It's a portmanteau word for a portmanteau device. Makes sense to me.

And does it really sound dumber than "seat stay"?
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