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    I need more cowbell. Digital Gee's Avatar
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    Tom, bring back the old avatar!

    Pretty please?
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    I have my new symbol!

    I am the Bombadil!

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    Love The New One.
    Keep it !
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    I liked Tim the Enchanter as TB's avatar. And the Classic Trek line under the user name.
    That which does not kill me has made a massive tactical blunder.
    Too often I would hear men boast of the miles covered that day, rarely of what they had seen. Louis L'Amour
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    Quote Originally Posted by Digital Gee View Post
    Pretty please?
    This coming from a man who has changed his avatar how many times? I rather like the new one, Tom.
    Oh I used to be disgusted and now I try to be amused. But since their wings have got rusted, you know, the angels wanna wear my red shoes. But when they told me 'bout their side of the bargain, that's when I knew that I could not refuse. And I won't get any older, now the angels wanna wear my red shoes.

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    I need more cowbell. Digital Gee's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by BSLeVan View Post
    This coming from a man who has changed his avatar how many times? I rather like the new one, Tom.
    What's that got to do with it? I like his old avatar.
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    Nothing will ever be as good as the golden wings.

    BTW, If I ran this lace you wouldn't be allowed to change 'em. Life's tough enough without one more layer of change and confusion.
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    Avitar's should reflect character.

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    What if one has no character?
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    Then one substitures something cuddley like a rabbit.

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    I think it looks great Tom.
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    How's this?
    "Too often I would hear men boast of the miles covered that day, rarely of what they had seen." Louis L'Amour

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    I need more cowbell. Digital Gee's Avatar
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    If you're going to be in for a penny, then be in for a pound.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Bombadil View Post
    What if one has no character?
    Only a man of character should use a Rivendell head badge as his avatar.
    The more you ride your bike, the less your ass will hurt.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cccorlew View Post
    Nothing will ever be as good as the golden wings.
    Those wings were classic! But I've liked most of his avatars.
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    Quote Originally Posted by maddmaxx View Post
    Then one substitures something cuddley like a rabbit.
    I love the rabbit! He's so distinguished looking for a rabbit
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    Quote Originally Posted by Digital Gee View Post
    What's that got to do with it? I like his old avatar.
    No offense was intended... just meant that people should be able to change their minds. And, I guess I just thought of you as someone who has exercised that right a few times. So, my first reaction was to type what I did.
    Oh I used to be disgusted and now I try to be amused. But since their wings have got rusted, you know, the angels wanna wear my red shoes. But when they told me 'bout their side of the bargain, that's when I knew that I could not refuse. And I won't get any older, now the angels wanna wear my red shoes.

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    I like all your avatars, Tom. But this one is especially nice. I do miss the helmet one, though.

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    I need more cowbell. Digital Gee's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by BSLeVan View Post
    No offense was intended... just meant that people should be able to change their minds. And, I guess I just thought of you as someone who has exercised that right a few times. So, my first reaction was to type what I did.
    None taken. My search for the perfect avatar has taken many forms, and I consider myself a work in progress (or, as some have said, "a real piece of work, that one."). Hence the evolution in my avatarian history.

    That said, I loved Tom's most recent avatar. I shall be in mourning for some time now, if he refuses to recant and bring it back. Sigh.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Digital Gee View Post
    I consider myself a work in progress
    You are looking pretty buff for a work in progress!
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    Someone else in the forum uses the same horny-guy avatar. You are too unique to share your image to the forum.

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    Well, when a company like Rivendell names a bike after you, you've got to give them a little love.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Bombadil View Post
    Well, when a company like Rivendell names a bike after you, you've got to give them a little love.
    Oh! Is that the headbadge for the Tom Bombadil??? In that case, it's an even better avatar than the helmet. Perfect.

    Is the Tom Bombadil in your list of potential bikes? When they first showed the sneak peeks at it, you said it was set up pretty much exactly how you would do it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Digital Gee View Post
    None taken. My search for the perfect avatar has taken many forms, and I consider myself a work in progress (or, as some have said, "a real piece of work, that one."). Hence the evolution in my avatarian history.

    That said, I loved Tom's most recent avatar. I shall be in mourning for some time now, if he refuses to recant and bring it back. Sigh.
    Too bad avatars can't be enlarged to full size by clicking on them. Then one could do a collage of well liked avatars as an avatar.

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    No, it's a bit too esoteric and expensive. A heavy'ish rigid steel bike with 650Bx52 tires going for $3000 or a bit more. The geometry is off for me too. But it would be a great, classy bike for a recreational ride, kinda like cruising around in a classic car.

    If I had more disposable income, it would be a great addition to the stable.
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