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Old 05-01-19, 01:39 AM
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Another reference to being tall. Also, the beast of burden (lifting things) which is the story of my life.
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Old 05-01-19, 02:39 AM
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I wanted R2D2 as I use that on other forums but it was taken including a few variants

In my Charity work everyone just called me Joe The Bike Man so we just shortened that

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Old 05-01-19, 11:12 AM
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Back in the 70's, I owned a Mobil full-service gas station (when we actually repaired automobiles rather than sold deli sandwiches!) A Corvette customer of mine would always bring me his cars to work on and started calling me "DrDyno" after the "dynamometer," a test stand used to set up racing engines. I've been DrDyno ever since!
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Old 05-01-19, 12:05 PM
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Contraction of my business name: name + 'Craftsmanship-Service'

-long but has worked since the '70s.

Avatar relates to rock climbing.
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Old 05-01-19, 05:29 PM
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Early 70ís living in Del Mar California and riding a lot on my PX10, sew ups donít you know. A certain college student thought it would be fun to get as many free magazine subscriptions as possible. Used to be easy, fill out the post card with some fake information and mail it in. I needed a name and settled on Joe Bikerider. The magazines poured in. Lots of fun. It all kind of fell apart when two guys in suits knocked at the door one afternoon. FBI? No, they were salesmen from a local truck driving school that Joe had apparently filled out a card for! Pretty embarrasing. So I dialed back on the magazines but the name lives on. And I got rid of the sew ups also after I blew out two within 100 yards of my house. $20 each was way more than a college student could afford. Clement
real silk donít you know. The PX10 lives on.
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Old 05-02-19, 04:30 AM
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Mine comes from my wife, two female daughters, female dogs, female granddaughters. Being the only male I feel my user name.
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Mine comes from the fact that when I laugh, I look exactly like Sam the Snowman from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. When I used to race motorcycles, I even had his face stitched to the back of my leathers. The nickname just stuck.
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Old 05-03-19, 05:38 PM
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My user name comes from my two oldest bikes in my stable, they are Zipp2001's from 1993.
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Old 05-03-19, 05:48 PM
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Originally Posted by The Snowman View Post
Mine comes from the fact that when I laugh, I look exactly like Sam the Snowman from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. When I used to race motorcycles, I even had his face stitched to the back of my leathers. The nickname just stuck.
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Old 05-03-19, 09:36 PM
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@ force x English has the I as an understood subject. They don,t on their own but generally are very easy to transport.

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Old 05-03-19, 09:43 PM
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All nite long, We would sing that stupid song. And every word we sang. I knew was true. Are you with me doctor wu ?
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Old 05-04-19, 01:39 AM
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Originally Posted by curbtender View Post
Got back into cycling by commuting to work, got rear ended and was pretty sore after a flip and landing on the curb on my back, or, 35 years of work as a garbageman...take your pick.
https://youtu.be/sJc25iKYgek
Ahem, that's "sanitation engineer". Get it right.
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First name is Ken and I live in Connecticut.

You have no imagination whatsoever.
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Old 05-04-19, 03:00 AM
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Orkun: My name
Knight: Knight
TR: Code of Turkey
34: Number plate code of Istanbul
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Old 05-04-19, 07:58 AM
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Ahem, that's "sanitation engineer". Get it right.
I've been told that before. The owner said it wasn't garbage. Think of it as "used food"...

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Old 05-04-19, 09:11 AM
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When I'm on my bike, I'm "cage free" (pun intended--I'm sure you know, but a car is sometimes referred to as a "cage").
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Old 05-04-19, 12:40 PM
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Our oldest son was an ice hockey goaltender from age 7 up into college. He wore the number 30.
You can guess what my wife's user names/emails are too ... :-)
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Old 05-05-19, 09:00 AM
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IronM is short for "Iron Mike", one of my nicknames. Something to do with my riding style during the glory years...
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Old 05-05-19, 03:41 PM
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Originally Posted by Longbowsafari View Post
I was/am "Curveman" on a number of other forums related to archery and bowhunting and admittedly was initially used as a double entendre of sorts. It might've fit here too but I think it was taken. Curves of a bow, curves in a road, curves of a woman. I am admirerer of all those lines, sincerely and respectfully. Longbowsafari reflected my bow, my journey and used here more spur of the moment. How's that for weird?! LOL!
I don't hunt anymore but do shoot trad archery, 3-D
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Old 05-05-19, 07:33 PM
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Mad Honk is from back in the early 90's when I worked in retail liquor sales. Most of my close friend called me "Honk", short for my unpronounceable last name (which is by most standards a racial slur). My manager thought my sales techniques were out of the ordinary and one night in frustration called me "Mad" he then added You're Mad Honk!, and the moniker stuck. I've been using it for the last thirty years and it still rings true. Smiles, MH

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Old 05-05-19, 08:02 PM
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I got back into road cycling about four years ago after a 25 year absence and noticed just how damned competitive recreational cyclists can be.

I referred to them as CAT6 racers and decided I could be a CAT7 and just enjoy cycling for the pure joy.

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Old 05-05-19, 10:18 PM
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Originally Posted by _ForceD_ View Post
My user name = _Last name First initial_



"As God is my witness," I didn't know alpacas could fly.

Dan
If you are referencing WKRP, I get it.
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Old 05-06-19, 12:26 PM
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The obvious part of my username is that I am an old bloke.

The trouble is my real name is not Gerry.

But I am stuck with it now.
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Old 05-06-19, 01:29 PM
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It means I couldnít think of anything original or cool and I live in Florida.
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Old 05-06-19, 07:50 PM
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CougrrCJ - I've been that name on several message boards, dating waaaay back to the old Network 54 days... Anyway, I have always like Classic Cougars, and still have two '73 XR-7s, both hardtops, and both with 351 Cleveland 4-barrels, also known as CobraJets, or 351CJ, so CougrrCJ

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Old 05-06-19, 08:00 PM
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Mine is a name I got years ago and relates to my VW.... it's old, but not slow. Most find out the hard way.

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