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Forum: Road Cycling
11-28-20, 07:39 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Still no desire on my part to revisit the...

Still no desire on my part to revisit the franchise. Is the main storyline any closer to be resolved, yet? The (lack of) progress on that front seemed to be showing borderline disdain for their...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-28-20, 04:27 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 948
Posted By WhyFi

No, it was a reply knowing what you were getting...

No, it was a reply knowing what you were getting at and not being terribly impressed with the weak sauce logical judo attempt.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-28-20, 01:40 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

#giveitanotherdayortwo

#giveitanotherdayortwo
Forum: Road Cycling
11-28-20, 01:38 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Mmmm - post-ride lunch of a turkey sandwich and a...

Mmmm - post-ride lunch of a turkey sandwich and a side of mashed potatoes and gravy. :love:

#notsickofityet
Forum: Road Cycling
11-28-20, 01:24 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 948
Posted By WhyFi

The flashing light can be seen from quite far...

The flashing light can be seen from quite far away - I've never been so thoroughly dropped by a clubmate with one, but Garmin says a mile. Half a mile is probably conservative. Radar detects at ~150...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-28-20, 09:36 AM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Essentially, but you've got video evidence, a...

Essentially, but you've got video evidence, a location on a map and license plate info (which is entered in to the submission form and presumably searchable by authorities).



Many cops are...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-28-20, 08:43 AM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Dogs don't always cooperate with flirting...

Dogs don't always cooperate with flirting attempts.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-28-20, 08:42 AM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

OoooOOOOoooh - I have just been made aware that...

OoooOOOOoooh - I have just been made aware that Schwalbe is now making tubeless, tan sidewall G-One Allround gravel tires. It almost makes me want to wear out my (black sidewall) G-Ones faster so...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-28-20, 07:59 AM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Maybe they were flirting.

Maybe they were flirting.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-28-20, 07:38 AM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

I used to get hot with stuff like that, too. It's...

I used to get hot with stuff like that, too. It's not much, but having a camera and being able to report them online (to UpRide.cc at least, I don't think that most law enforcement gives a rip unless...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-28-20, 07:18 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 946
Posted By WhyFi

Huh. I'd looked at WTB tires (the Exposure,...

Huh. I'd looked at WTB tires (the Exposure, specifically) last year and couldn't find them for less than 80 bucks. Now that I have a road bike that can't clear them, it seems that they've dropped...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-28-20, 07:11 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 948
Posted By WhyFi

No, blind left-hand turns from the shoulder are...

No, blind left-hand turns from the shoulder are de rigueur.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-28-20, 07:08 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 948
Posted By WhyFi

You're grasping at straws and clearly don't know...

You're grasping at straws and clearly don't know what you don't know.

There's a Germany-specific model of the Varia, the RTL 516, with no flashing modes. The OP specifically mentioned the RTL 515....
Forum: Road Cycling
11-27-20, 05:44 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Two flats?! Time to go tubeless. :innocent:

Two flats?! Time to go tubeless.

:innocent:
Forum: Road Cycling
11-27-20, 05:03 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Ah, I'd forgotten about that. I used to be on...

Ah, I'd forgotten about that. I used to be on hook duty, but I guess the kids are old enough to manage that themselves this year.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-27-20, 04:34 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Speaking of being passive-aggressive with regard...

Speaking of being passive-aggressive with regard to COVID measures, I see that my SIL posted a pic of some Thanksgiving pies on IG with a caption along the lines of "We had [whatever] at Thanksgiving...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-27-20, 04:29 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

a) the jackhole deserved it. b) glad you...

a) the jackhole deserved it.
b) glad you didn't get run over
Forum: Road Cycling
11-27-20, 02:49 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Garmin? I got one.

Garmin? I got one.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-27-20, 02:48 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

As has become tradition, we picked up our...

As has become tradition, we picked up our Christmas tree today - the kids and wife are busy decorating it at the moment. The funny part, though, is only tangentially related to the tree - as we were...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-27-20, 02:42 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Some of the Mignon models have a dozen or so...

Some of the Mignon models have a dozen or so color choices - I wonder if they're the same size and if you can get a different color panel as an option? As much as I initially recoiled at the sight of...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-27-20, 02:32 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

a) Sweet. I'll have brew grinder envy. I kind of...

a) Sweet. I'll have brew grinder envy. I kind of want to do some pour-over but don't really have an good grinder for that. Or a proper kettle.
b) I thought one of AG's family members was going to...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-27-20, 02:29 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 948
Posted By WhyFi

It's cool that you're so well versed with its...

It's cool that you're so well versed with its shortcomings having never used one - that's a gift.

It's bright. It can be seen plenty far enough away. When approaching vehicles are within radar...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 07:53 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Is that like an all NYS Godmother?

Is that like an all NYS Godmother?
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 07:49 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

I'd enjoy the hell out of it. I'd love to crack...

I'd enjoy the hell out of it. I'd love to crack down on some coal rollin' fool even more.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 07:41 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Well, it is a day that ends in 'Y.'

Well, it is a day that ends in 'Y.'
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 07:13 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 948
Posted By WhyFi

The Varia with a light built in change their...

The Varia with a light built in change their flashing pattern with the approach of passing vehicles. I think that's quite helpful - my frequency of close passes has gone down markedly since getting...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 07:08 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Not in this thread, but there's a guy that won't...

Not in this thread, but there's a guy that won't stop talking about his souped-up Beetle - is that close enough?

Actually, now that I think about it, there's also a lawyer from FL that's a...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 07:04 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

In these unusual times, there's a bit of comfort...

In these unusual times, there's a bit of comfort when things stick to the script. Well, I made sure to keep things awkward at the holiday dinner, even without extended family around. There was...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 06:43 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

You know, I've finally reached the point where...

You know, I've finally reached the point where the camera is one of the biggest factors in a new phone purchase. The camera on the ol' Nokia 928 was pretty great, but all since then have been...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 04:27 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 948
Posted By WhyFi

The Varia is worth it. I don't know anyone that...

The Varia is worth it. I don't know anyone that has a Varia who wouldn't replace it immediately if they lost or damaged theirs.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 03:31 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,174
Posted By WhyFi

If I could do it over, I'd take either one over...

If I could do it over, I'd take either one over my R3, no hesitation - it would be great to have that versatility and I'd occasionally take advantage of it. To replace the R3, though, taking the...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 03:26 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

I could never not take a camera with me on a...

I could never not take a camera with me on a trip, but I favor the shorter focal lengths and have a mirrorless body, so it's not too much of a burden for me... as long as I'm not lugging that...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 03:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 371
Posted By WhyFi

Serious question: are you open-mindedly looking...

Serious question: are you open-mindedly looking information or are you looking for confirmation of your "hard-metal" bike bias?
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 01:32 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Also in MN, a drunk squirrel. Hopefully DougRNS...

Also in MN, a drunk squirrel. Hopefully DougRNS (https://www.bikeforums.net/members/dougrns-453329.html) finds this more entertaining than bear news.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2bbXICmvSUs
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 01:20 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Welp, a Black Friday deal got me - a new (used)...

Welp, a Black Friday deal got me - a new (used) lens is on the way. I'd been waiting on one of a few retailers to pop up with a good sale, and one finally did (25% off - :bday:).

This is actually...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 01:05 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

It's a subscription service too, isn't it? I seem...

It's a subscription service too, isn't it? I seem to recall seeing that, which is a definite turnoff for me.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 12:34 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Yeah, but they've got awesome social media...

Yeah, but they've got awesome social media presence, so that's all that matters.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 11:57 AM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

https://twitter.com/wheresthemind/status/132517314...

https://twitter.com/wheresthemind/status/1325173149105852422
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 11:47 AM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

The turkey population in the metro area seems...

The turkey population in the metro area seems pretty robust these days. I never saw them when I was a kid, but started seeing them onesie-twosie when we moved back to MN seven or eight years ago. The...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 11:19 AM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Also, besides the turkeys, the roads were so nice...

Also, besides the turkeys, the roads were so nice and quiet. Other than the lack of zombies, it had a post-apocalyptic vibe... but in a good way.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 11:17 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,174
Posted By WhyFi

Sweet. I'd love either, but I know that,...

Sweet. I'd love either, but I know that, realistically, given my use, neither would give me much over what I currently have.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 11:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 371
Posted By WhyFi

No.

No.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 11:06 AM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Squeezed out for a pre-cooking/pre-gluttony ride....

Squeezed out for a pre-cooking/pre-gluttony ride. Saw these brazen turkeys on the ride -
...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 08:36 AM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

I think that every retailer and manufacturer,...

I think that every retailer and manufacturer, that I've ever given my email address, has sent me an email this morning.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 08:31 AM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

I believe that it was Voltaire who said, "ideal...

I believe that it was Voltaire who said, "ideal is the enemy of good, for those with analysis paralysis." :p
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 08:00 AM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Yes, but pick up an HRM yesterday.

Yes, but pick up an HRM yesterday.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 07:28 AM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

Correct, with apologies to...

Correct, with apologies to OCLV/Soloist/Specialized(?) Assassin.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-20, 07:26 AM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

What are you using for a computer? An HRM is...

What are you using for a computer? An HRM is low-hanging fruit, if compatible. If not, Strava just brought back blue tooth compatibility with their phone app, but then you'd need to have a mount that...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-25-20, 08:56 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

We need to get you a power meter. :lol:

We need to get you a power meter. :lol:
Forum: Road Cycling
11-25-20, 07:08 PM
Replies: 6,880
Views: 98,104
Posted By WhyFi

When posting after an LPLO has reached two pages,...

When posting after an LPLO has reached two pages, I've usually had the last page unlock while the second to last has been forever lost.
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