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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 07-06-22, 06:42 PM
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I pulled the trigger on a pair of Qualidyne bike shorts a few minutes ago. Size Large. In the not so distant past I never bought anything less than Xl. I anxted angsted over it for a bit. $35 from Amazon Mexico. Vamos a ver.

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Old 07-06-22, 06:45 PM
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Originally Posted by seedsbelize2 View Post
I pulled the trigger on a pair of Qualidyne bike shorts a few minutes ago. Size Large. In the not so distant past I never bought anything less than Xl. I anxted over it for a bit. $35 from Amazon Mexico. Vamos a ver.

I split my kits between charlotte and my house. I thought I didn’t have enough before the split, Now I definitely realize I don’t have enough……..
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Old 07-06-22, 06:47 PM
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Originally Posted by genejockey View Post
We could park side-by-side in the driveway, but Mrs GeneJockey seems to have lost the ability to park so as to leave space for my car.
Perhaps the alternative is she leaves space for, and then dings, your car.
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anybody in here live in Sacramento? Got a long long over night on the 22nd.
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Perhaps the alternative is she leaves space for, and then dings, your car.
Thats why mine parks on the left of me.
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Thats why mine parks on the left of me.
Mine too, but she often carries a passenger, i.e., my offspring. Thus, the attribution of liability for door dings can be ceaselessly debated.
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Old 07-06-22, 07:14 PM
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Originally Posted by SoSmellyAir View Post
Mine too, but she often carries a passenger, i.e., my offspring. Thus, the attribution of liability for door dings can be ceaselessly debated.
We also have enough space where the doors cannot make contact.
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Old 07-06-22, 07:21 PM
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My wife tells me angst is spelled with a g, not an x. Good to know in case it comes up on Wordle
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Old 07-06-22, 07:22 PM
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Originally Posted by genejockey View Post
Because we live in one of the most expensive places to live in the entire world, AND we have a LOT of equity in the house. We can't afford to stay here without my current income.

I'd prefer to stay here the rest of my life, but that's not financially possible. And if it can't be here, it should be someplace I'm familiar with. Mrs. GeneJockey and I grew up in PA - well, just barely across the border in far Western NY for her, really. In any case, the Mid-Atlantic states are probably where we'll end up.
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Originally Posted by bampilot06 View Post
anybody in here live in Sacramento? Got a long long over night on the 22nd.
I lived there in the 70s. It was a nice town then. I realize .....
There's a fellow over in C&V who lives there. 3alarmer.
It's a beautiful area for riding.
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Folks live on a runway?
Taxiway, technically
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Old 07-06-22, 08:18 PM
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I'm scheduled to get both a COVID booster (2nd) and Shingles vaccine this afternoon. I'm curious how that will work out for me.
What size are your bikes?
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what size are your bikes?
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Fake laugh to hide real tears.
I had an iced mocha yesterday afternoon.

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Old 07-07-22, 03:44 AM
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Originally Posted by bampilot06 View Post
I split my kits between charlotte and my house. I thought I didn’t have enough before the split, Now I definitely realize I don’t have enough……..
you need 9
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Old 07-07-22, 03:51 AM
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I’ll take it.

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Every time I think, "no one can be that stupid", someone comes along and proves me wrong. Every. Time.
Well,.... hello to you too!
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Originally Posted by big john View Post
I was wondering how his name was pronounced.
When I was training there was a well-known neuropathologist around, named Srecko Pogaçar, pronounced "Shrechko" etc. with a rolled r. No one got that right.
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Originally Posted by indyfabz View Post
I’ll take it.

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I've been on a "3" run lately.

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I'm happy with a three.

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You're really not making the case for me to retire in PA.
but can still look forward to snow and ice !
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Wordle 0/6
No idea
Well one idea but nowhere to try it
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Saw Top Gun: Maverick with the boy last night. It was fun.

Then I overslept and didn't join bam on a spin this morning 😂
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you need 9

Is this based on science or just pulled out of a hat?
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Saw Top Gun: Maverick with the boy last night. It was fun.

Then I overslept and didn't join bam on a spin this morning 😂

Its okay, I spent the morning talking to myself.
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