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    Park Tool ad in Bicycling: what are the odds?

    Anybody else have to stop and go back and re-read the Park Tool ad in the October Bicycling mag to make sure they were not imagining it?

    For those who didn't see it, there is a guy in the US Air Force who maintains bikes when in Iraq. His name: Sheldon Brown. Rank: Captain (of course)


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    You know, they have allowed 700 over forty men to volunteer for the military this past year. They kept calling. It could really be ------

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    If you've read Sheldon's personal page I'd say the odds are about as good as Osoma Bin Laden wrenching at your LBS.

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    I wish i had photoshop.
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    Quote Originally Posted by BeantownFixed
    If you've read Sheldon's personal page I'd say the odds are about as good as Osoma Bin Laden wrenching at your LBS.
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    Call me The Breeze I_bRAD's Avatar
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    What do they use the bikes for in Iraq... and how do they get them to burn oil?

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    Ever seen Black Hawk Down? One of the Delta Force guys has a mountain bike toward the beginning of the film.

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    Quote Originally Posted by I_bRAD
    What do they use the bikes for in Iraq... and how do they get them to burn oil?
    Why would you want to burn something you can sell for $70bbl

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    Quote Originally Posted by BeantownFixed
    If you've read Sheldon's personal page I'd say the odds are about as good as Osoma Bin Laden wrenching at your LBS.
    Hahaha. +1

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    Quote Originally Posted by Treefox
    Ever seen Black Hawk Down? One of the Delta Force guys has a mountain bike toward the beginning of the film.
    A crappy one at that.
    Mes compaingnons cui j'amoie et cui j'aim,... Me di, chanson.

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    You use the tool at hand to continue the mission.
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