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    crotchety young dude el twe's Avatar
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    I'm now an official Bike Advocate!

    I was just hired by Santa Cruz's very own People Power! as an intern! I'll be making/taking calls regarding local improvements concerning pro-"non-car" transportation. It's a light job (about 5 hours a week), but I hope it'll have a strong impact on the community.
    Quote Originally Posted by CardiacKid View Post
    I explained that he could never pay me enough cash for the amount of work I had put into that bike and the only way to compensate me for it was to ride the hell out of it.
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    Congrats!
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    Congratulations, Bud!

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    Congratulations el twe!! Or perhaps it should be MR. El Twe now.
    Be a fair advocate, do us proud!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by el twe
    <snip> It's a light job (about 5 hours a week), but I hope it'll have a strong impact on the community.
    Our communities need all the young and passionate volunteers they can handle.
    It's one thing to 'talk the talk' - you are now one of the few who actually 'walk the walk'.
    Hoorah for el twe!

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    Congrats!
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    Long Live Long Rides
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    That ROCKS! Congrats!
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    You guys over here are awesome! It's so refreshing after lurking around the SS/FG forums. So, I logged my first 2 hours folding the newsletter and getting to know the other workers. My main task is organizing Bike to School day at my high school on October 6. That oughta be fun.
    Quote Originally Posted by CardiacKid View Post
    I explained that he could never pay me enough cash for the amount of work I had put into that bike and the only way to compensate me for it was to ride the hell out of it.
    IRO Angus Casati Gold Line

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    My Alphabit's say "Oooo" InfamousG's Avatar
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