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Road Cycling “It is by riding a bicycle that you learn the contours of a country best, since you have to sweat up the hills and coast down them. Thus you remember them as they actually are, while in a motor car only a high hill impresses you, and you have no such accurate remembrance of country you have driven through as you gain by riding a bicycle.” -- Ernest Hemingway

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Old 10-01-21, 02:33 PM
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Originally Posted by sbxx1985 View Post
How can this saddle be comfortable? It's numbing.
I haven't seen a beak that majestic since the last time Billy has posted eagle photos.
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Old 10-01-21, 02:39 PM
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I haven't seen a beak that majestic since the last time Billy has posted eagle photos.
Needs to be available in pink.
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Old 10-01-21, 02:48 PM
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Ebay just notified me that the special headset wrenches needed for the Shimano 6207 headset on the Ironman have arrived. Now I should have everything I need. I still have to clean all the bits, of course, but with luck I might have it all back together by Sunday night. Or tomorrow night, if I don't sleep much.
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Once more into the abyss
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Originally Posted by BillyD View Post
More appropriate opening post.
I still can't see it.
What's this thread about, anyway?
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Old 10-01-21, 05:13 PM
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I enjoyed the technical downhill video Vol posted at the end of the last thread.
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Originally Posted by indyfabz View Post
Not drinking water.
Who doesn't drink water? Some coffee/soft drink addict here?

80%+ of the liquid I intake is water
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Originally Posted by Gravel Rider View Post
You don't know me.
I know your type. Never experienced the smooth, exhilarating feel of coasting down a hill on the road, apparently.
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Originally Posted by seedsbelize2 View Post
I enjoyed the technical downhill video Vol posted at the end of the last thread.
It wasn't for enjoyment, it was for pity.
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I saw movement in my peripheral vision. I looked up in time to see a toad the size of a softball disappear under the toolcrib.
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Originally Posted by seedsbelize2 View Post
I enjoyed the technical downhill video Vol posted at the end of the last thread.
This one?
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A lot of awewomes and fist bumping. The lingo of the mountain biker
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Old 10-01-21, 06:13 PM
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A lot of awewomes and fist bumping. The lingo of the mountain biker
Don't forget "Nice".
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this comment was a bit much. My excuse was I did not refill my pain meds and was in bad mood. The prescription ran out Wednesday. I was not feeling very good last night. After 2 doses i am noticing improvement. I didn't think they were helping but without them it was clear to me there was relief.
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remember who you are dealing with. I don't understand the picture reference. Don't know current culture.
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remember who you are dealing with. I don't understand the picture reference. Don't know current culture.
It's not current. Try famous movies of the 1990s. You should watch it.
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Originally Posted by Velo Vol View Post
It's not current. Try famous movies of the 1990s. You should watch it.
I don't watch movies. Don't recognize the actor. I'll just assume it's means something positive.
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remember who you are dealing with. I don't understand the picture reference. Don't know current culture.
Bad man with dirty tub.
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I don't watch movies.
Ever?
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Oh, this thread is about MTB videos?

The 10th anniversary of this run was just September 4th...

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Bad man with dirty tub.
means nothing to me.
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Aww, the Evening News just screwed up, saying "Everyone knows the Marines are always ready"

No, no, no. That's the Coast Guard. The Marines are always faithful.
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means nothing to me.
Shindler's List. Shindler is a member of the Nazi party but he tries to save as many jews as he can. He convinces Goeth (murderous madman played by Ralph Fienes) to try pardoning his next victim, a kid who cleaned his tub.
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Shindler's List. Shindler is a member of the Nazi party but he tries to save as many jews as he can. He convinces Goeth (murderous madman played by Ralph Fienes) to try pardoning his next victim, a kid who cleaned his tub.
You weren't supposed to tell him. I was going to make him figure it out this weekend instead of watching pointless baseball.
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Shindler's List. Shindler is a member of the Nazi party but he tries to save as many jews as he can. He convinces Goeth (murderous madman played by Ralph Fienes) to try pardoning his next victim, a kid who cleaned his tub.
Thanks for the effort. I've heard of the movie but didn't see it. I don't understand how it relates but don't bother to explain.
This a favorite movie of mine about Nazis.
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