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    what does huffy mean

    huffy frames what

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    All your huffy are belong to us.

    Make your time.
    Elwood: It's 106 miles to Chicago, we got a full tank of gas, 1/2 a pack of cigarettes, it's dark and we're wearing sunglasses.

    Jake: Hit it.



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    All your Ross are belong to us, too.

    This is why it's a 'Huffy'

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huffy

    Enjoy.

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    Someone set us up the bomb

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    This is Africa, 1943. War spits out its violence overhead and the sandy graveyard swallows it up. Her name is King Nine, B-25, medium bomber, Twelfth Air Force. On a hot, still morning she took off from Tunisia to bomb the southern tip of Italy. An errant piece of flak tore a hole in a wing tank and, like a wounded bird, this is where she landed, not to return on this day, or any other day.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rykoala
    Someone set us up the bomb
    You know not what you doing.
    Elwood: It's 106 miles to Chicago, we got a full tank of gas, 1/2 a pack of cigarettes, it's dark and we're wearing sunglasses.

    Jake: Hit it.



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    Quote Originally Posted by rykoala
    Someone set us up the bomb
    Quote Originally Posted by mwrobe1
    All your huffy are belong to us.

    Make your time.
    You geeks
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    Quote Originally Posted by Wikipedia
    Huffy Sports manufactures various sporting goods, including the Hydra-RibŪ basketball systems used by the NBA..
    Well, if a huffy is good enough for the NBA then surely its good enough for all of us!
    There are 10 types of people in the world - the ones that can count in base 2, the ones that can't count in base 2, and the ones that didn't expect this to be in base 3.

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    You are on your way to destruction!!

    There is no chance to survive make your time!!

    Ha ha!!
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    Huffy...

    For Great Justice
    Elwood: It's 106 miles to Chicago, we got a full tank of gas, 1/2 a pack of cigarettes, it's dark and we're wearing sunglasses.

    Jake: Hit it.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclaholic
    Well, if a huffy is good enough for the NBA then surely its good enough for all of us!
    Dang straight!

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    Quote Originally Posted by mwrobe1
    All your huffy are belong to us.

    Make your time.
    Monsignor: We must always fear evil men. But there is another kind of evil that we must fear the most, and that is the indifference of good men.
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    I know what you mean. A lot of bicycle company names are confusing. Take Giant Bicycle Company for example. I was thinking they make some large ass frame sizes, like a 66 cm or more. Nope, they top out at 60 like most other manufacturers. Probably should be called Normal Range of Bicycle Frame Sizes Bicycle Company instead. And then there's Schwinn. What's up with that? No one riding a Schwinn has schwonn anything in several decades.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ax0n
    You are on your way to destruction!!

    There is no chance to survive make your time!!

    Ha ha!!
    Brilliant use of italics.
    Bring the pain.

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    If you don't like it you can leave on a Huffy.

    If that's too quick for you you can leave in a minute and a Huffy.


    With apologies to Groucho Marx

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    Quote Originally Posted by unkchunk
    And then there's Schwinn. What's up with that? No one riding a Schwinn has schwonn anything in several decades.
    Ummm...that was Ignaz Schwinn's last name. Since he founded the company, I guess he got to name it after himself.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schwinn
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    The same for Huffy, George P. Huffman.

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    Huffy and puffing on a too hard to pedal heavy POS bike.

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    Well, if a huffy is good enough for the NBA then surely its good enough for all of us!
    Obviously! You may never have noticed, but that thing you commute on is actually two basketballs attached to a frame.
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    Quote Originally Posted by n4zou
    Huffy and puffing on a too hard to pedal heavy POS bike.
    What do you mean POS bike? From the wiki article:

    In the 1984 and 1988 Summer Olympics, United States athletes riding Huffy labeled bicycles combined to win 2 gold, 2 silver, and 1 bronze medals.
    Jeeze, I think even Dave Stoller won riding a Huffy bicycle.

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    Quote Originally Posted by GTcommuter
    Ummm...that was Ignaz Schwinn's last name. Since he founded the company, I guess he got to name it after himself.
    Hmm, I guess you're right. I feel so schwilly now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by GTcommuter
    Ummm...that was Ignaz Schwinn's last name. Since he founded the company, I guess he got to name it after himself.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schwinn
    He picked the right name... who the heck would be caught dead riding an Ignaz!
    There are 10 types of people in the world - the ones that can count in base 2, the ones that can't count in base 2, and the ones that didn't expect this to be in base 3.

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    Quote Originally Posted by unkchunk
    What do you mean POS bike? From the wiki article:



    Jeeze, I think even Dave Stoller won riding a Huffy bicycle.

    There is a big difference between "Huffy Labeled Bicycle" and "Bicycle Actually Made in the Huffy Factory"

    Huffy never touched the bikes that won those medals, except with a paintbrush.

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    I do not understand why Huffy is still in business, and other companies like Schwinn and Raleigh got moved to the side.

    I can see one reason to buy a Huffy, and that is to spraypaint it white for use as a ghost bike (a memorial.) However, using one for riding is a totally different matter... but that's IMHO, of course.

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