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07-30-21, 10:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 225
Posted By escuta

From the photos it seems to have a 9-cog gear...

From the photos it seems to have a 9-cog gear cluster and has two chain wheels. Yes, I'll be waiting before buying anything in case of surprises. All the best
Forum: Foo
07-30-21, 06:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 175
Posted By Hondo Gravel

:lol: I remember that commercial we called this...

:lol: I remember that commercial we called this loud mouthed girl at school Miss Microphone..
07-29-21, 02:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 225
Posted By dsbrantjr

The things which stop your bike are brakes not...

The things which stop your bike are brakes not "breaks".
Forum: Foo
07-28-21, 07:27 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By Bigbus

Okay, I've been giving this a lot of thought and...

Okay, I've been giving this a lot of thought and I think I might have come up with the perfect hobby. Cost is entirely up to you. But just rem ember, you get what you pay for.
...
Forum: Foo
07-28-21, 10:58 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By Wildwood

i read many of the replies, but not all. ...

i read many of the replies, but not all.

Someone said meditation & yoga. Subsets of what you seek. Search for contentment. Maybe volunteering gets there. More time with family activities. ...
Forum: Foo
07-27-21, 06:38 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By Mad Honk

Well Higgs, All this time and nothing has...

Well Higgs,
All this time and nothing has tripped your trigger... Perhaps hanging around in the Foo forum and posting will be your new hobby. Smiles, MH
Forum: Foo
07-27-21, 06:44 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 780
Posted By canklecat

You expressed it better than I did. My comments...

You expressed it better than I did. My comments sounded a bit pessimistic. Not what I intended.

I've enjoyed some very special close friendships that I don't expect to repeat or replace. They're...
Forum: Foo
07-26-21, 11:34 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 780
Posted By canklecat

I've outlived most folks I was closest to....

I've outlived most folks I was closest to. Distance and time separated a few other close friends. Irreconcilable differences due to our increasingly divisive society put the final nails in the...
Forum: Foo
07-26-21, 07:41 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 780
Posted By burnthesheep

The reason for asking is it is an expectations...

The reason for asking is it is an expectations vs. reality kind of thing. Don't have grand expectations for things if the reality is a little lower.

I kind of figured this was how it was.
...
Forum: Foo
07-26-21, 07:14 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 780
Posted By burnthesheep

Do you have "close" friends?

I had read part of a book a while back and put it down after it got redundant in its points, "Bowling Alone". It was basically a social study with statistics about the loss of social capital. Loss...
Forum: Foo
07-26-21, 02:54 AM
Replies: 9,625
Views: 1,238,123
Posted By chewybrian

https://i.imgur.com/Pq1H909.gifv

https://i.imgur.com/Pq1H909.gifv
Forum: Foo
07-25-21, 10:26 PM
Replies: 16,984
Views: 942,072
Posted By thook

he's drug tolerant.....highly tolerant. when he's...

he's drug tolerant.....highly tolerant. when he's had enough, he can play jimi hendrix's star spangled banner with armpit farts.
Forum: Foo
07-24-21, 08:33 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,054
Posted By Wileyone

BTW we do not fish or hunt for our poutine. It is...

BTW we do not fish or hunt for our poutine. It is served to us at our local watering hole.
Forum: Foo
07-23-21, 04:45 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 655
Posted By Hondo Gravel

Waste of beer.

Waste of beer.
Forum: Foo
07-22-21, 04:21 PM
Replies: 591
Views: 53,559
Posted By genec

Florida man comes home from doctor appointment to...

Florida man comes home from doctor appointment to find...

Naked Florida woman in pool, refuses to get dressed and leave. ...
Forum: Foo
07-21-21, 07:15 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By fredlord

Singing Reading Writing Drawing ...

Singing
Reading
Writing
Drawing
Mathematics
Bird-watching
Naked-eye astronomy
Growing stuff from random seeds you find

I do all of these except for the last one, which I just thought up....
Forum: Foo
07-21-21, 12:55 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By Wilbur Bud

Learn the theremin ? Equipment -...

Learn the theremin ?

Equipment - https://www.moogmusic.com/products/etherwave-standard
Expert performance - https://youtu.be/K6KbEnGnymk

Small as a shoebox, takes a lifetime to master so you...
Forum: Foo
07-21-21, 09:20 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,054
Posted By DiabloScott

By not patriotic I meant they had an easy time...

By not patriotic I meant they had an easy time "switching teams". There's a big difference between moving to some American compound in Baja where you pay security to keep the locals out, and moving...
Forum: Foo
07-21-21, 08:38 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,054
Posted By Wileyone

So... Vietnam and the USA are the safest...

So... Vietnam and the USA are the safest countries to live in?

Really?
Forum: Foo
07-21-21, 08:19 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,054
Posted By bikecrate

Probably more of a fantasy. Some of you have...

Probably more of a fantasy. Some of you have pointed out some of my misgivings as well. I might end up doing more of an extended stay outside the country and then return to USA when the visa was up....
07-21-21, 06:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 327
Posted By robertj298

Nope I had already serviced the hub. Turned out...

Nope I had already serviced the hub. Turned out to be the brakes. It didn't do it all the
time so I didn't catch it at first. Works fine now
Forum: Foo
07-21-21, 04:55 AM
Replies: 16,984
Views: 942,072
Posted By ahsposo

Tells Siri that Alexa "doesn't understand me"....

Tells Siri that Alexa "doesn't understand me". Well, I have news for him, nobody understands him.
Forum: Foo
07-20-21, 03:08 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By RubeRad

I've often thought, after spending a few hours on...

I've often thought, after spending a few hours on the phone helping my in-laws figure out how to drag a file from one windows folder to another (only slightly exaggerating), wouldn't it be great if I...
Forum: Foo
07-20-21, 12:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 261
Posted By genec

Hey, don't get me wrong... I think a space...

Hey, don't get me wrong... I think a space program has merit, both from the scientific and R&D aspect... but there were no experiments done on these "joy rides." The technology was already tested,...
Forum: Foo
07-20-21, 12:05 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,214
Posted By CliffordK

It is a complicated issue. So far my...

It is a complicated issue.

So far my experience is that helping someone who has no skin in the game will always end badly.

I allowed someone to stay here for 9 months. Then have been...
Forum: Foo
07-20-21, 10:27 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By RubeRad

'murica! Where a discussion about 'cheap...

'murica!

Where a discussion about 'cheap hobbies' cannot but morph into a discussion of expensive hobbies :foo:
Forum: Foo
07-19-21, 08:03 PM
Replies: 16,984
Views: 942,072
Posted By ahsposo

Dreamed he was Captain Hook's cabin boy in his...

Dreamed he was Captain Hook's cabin boy in his Maidenform bra.
07-19-21, 02:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 792
Posted By zandoval

I would go for a 7 speed cassette that has a 34T...

I would go for a 7 speed cassette that has a 34T bail out gear. Of course that might need a long cage deraileur or a deraileur extension. Then if I still kept getting the Ummff I would change out the...
07-19-21, 01:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 792
Posted By shelbyfv

I'd go with a Sora 9 speed 50-34 over current 11...

I'd go with a Sora 9 speed 50-34 over current 11 speed 105. It's more likely to be compatible with your 7 speed but still uses the nice HT2 bottom bracket. You get modern components and lose a...
07-19-21, 01:39 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 867
Posted By livedarklions

Seriously, if you couldn't keep it over 5 mph,...

Seriously, if you couldn't keep it over 5 mph, the problem isn't the bike.
Forum: Foo
07-19-21, 10:52 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Reminds me of a fun day I had back in the 70's...

Reminds me of a fun day I had back in the 70's shooting at cans. I had recently bought an Armalite AR-7 22LR rifle and went to test it out on a nearby trash dump. Lo and behold some organization had...
Forum: Foo
07-19-21, 08:22 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By John Foster

Join a Group

If your area is anything like mine, join a service club, if you are in a small town join the Ag Society (AKA Fair Board), if you are that way inclined many of your local churches will have projects...
Forum: Foo
07-19-21, 06:58 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By indyfabz

I remember that. $3 for a pack of three. C-6-4...

I remember that. $3 for a pack of three. C-6-4 FTW!
07-19-21, 06:22 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 867
Posted By GlennR

h t f u

h t f u
07-19-21, 05:14 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 867
Posted By shelbyfv

Well, just don't ride one again if it didn't suit...

Well, just don't ride one again if it didn't suit you. :twitchy: These guys like them https://www.bikeforums.net/beach-cruisers/
Forum: Foo
07-19-21, 05:00 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By maddmaxx

I can't begin to afford the real thing anymore. ...

I can't begin to afford the real thing anymore. Where I used to be able to build an engine for $5K I don't think I could buy a crankshaft for that price anymore. I passed my NHRA Funny Car license...
07-18-21, 09:43 AM
Replies: 2,846
Views: 320,375
Posted By Juan Foote

I really wanted this movie to be even a dull...

I really wanted this movie to be even a dull shadow of the first. It did not deliver. So freaking awful. I got about 15 mins in before deciding it just wasn't worth my time.
Forum: Foo
07-18-21, 09:02 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By RubeRad

In RE: Minimalism I saw a pretty good doc on...

In RE: Minimalism

I saw a pretty good doc on Netflix about Minimalism. Googling tells me there's Minimalism (https://www.netflix.com/title/80114460) and The Minimalists...
Forum: Foo
07-17-21, 07:30 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By david101

It's not a question of changing hobbies, it's a...

It's not a question of changing hobbies, it's a question of changing yourself. Hard as it is, train yourself to buy less stuff and you'll ultimately be happier. Check out some minimalism blogs.
Forum: Foo
07-17-21, 06:55 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By Zinger

My compliments to you for this quality looking...

My compliments to you for this quality looking work. I'm assessing you as a perfectionist at whatever craft hobby you might take on.
Forum: Foo
07-16-21, 09:35 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By thook

open a hot dog stand. grass fed franks and...

open a hot dog stand. grass fed franks and homemade ketchup and kraut
Forum: Foo
07-16-21, 09:16 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By zandoval

Go for it in Ham Radio... Get your license...

Go for it in Ham Radio...

Get your license then get a radio all for less than 80 USD...

https://hamradioprep.com/free-lesson/

And of course...

https://youtu.be/BhkPlCQTKqk
Forum: Foo
07-16-21, 07:57 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By SkinGriz

You can take up trying out everything Jacob Lund...

You can take up trying out everything Jacob Lund Fisker wrote about.

Summary, you could examine your whole life and ways to save money as your new hobby.

That would be cheap.
Forum: Foo
07-16-21, 07:56 PM
Replies: 16,984
Views: 942,072
Posted By veganbikes

He sells fart filled balloons on the freeway...

He sells fart filled balloons on the freeway overpass to make money to buy pre-chewed bubble gum from strangers
Forum: Foo
07-16-21, 03:48 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

I think the OP's posts indicate that he already...

I think the OP's posts indicate that he already fell deep into that rabbit hole, and is now working on climbing out of that rabbit hole by trying to find enjoyment with his pastimes without...
Forum: Foo
07-16-21, 02:17 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By tharlandth

Reading:thumb:

Reading:thumb:
Forum: Foo
07-16-21, 01:16 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By Hondo Gravel

Bird watching. You get outdoors watch and...

Bird watching. You get outdoors watch and identify birds. Recently in west Texas and had a blast watching birds. Fun got exercise hiking and it didn’t cost anything after buying the bird book lol.
Forum: Foo
07-15-21, 11:17 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By Seattle Forrest

My cat loves balsa wood glider planes! ❤️

My cat loves balsa wood glider planes! ❤️
Forum: Foo
07-15-21, 10:25 PM
Replies: 16,984
Views: 942,072
Posted By veganbikes

On his University of Phoenix application he...

On his University of Phoenix application he listed Everclear (not the band) and a brief 20 year stint in prison for light treason for his extracurriculars
Forum: Foo
07-15-21, 08:57 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,271
Posted By fooferdoggie

I tried balsa planes like I used too and I kept...

I tried balsa planes like I used too and I kept breaking stuff. man my hands suck for anything delicate. sometimes I have lego explode putting them together.
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