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    65-85+ Thread - I Asked For It!

    Okay folks - here is the 65+ thread.
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    Hi, I'm new to this 65+ thread. I'm not quite 65 yet but I feel like it. Would it be ok for me to hang around with you geezers for a couple of years?
    Just take it

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    Quote Originally Posted by maddmaxx View Post
    Hi, I'm new to this 65+ thread. I'm not quite 65 yet but I feel like it. Would it be ok for me to hang around with you geezers for a couple of years?
    You could always lie about your age

    BTW.....what happened to your avatar? I miss the very distinguished, colorful wabbit
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    Riding age? Insurance age? IRS age? Calendar age? The whole age thing gets more and more confusing the older I get.

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    I'm in
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    Quote Originally Posted by Beverly View Post
    You could always lie about your age

    BTW.....what happened to your avatar? I miss the very distinguished, colorful wabbit
    Your right, I don't know what came over me. I put the rabbit back but kept Marvins signiture...
    Just take it

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    "YOU MUST BE 65+ TO POST ON THIS THREAD!"

    Do I get a pass even though I'm not really 65 ?


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    Quote Originally Posted by maddmaxx View Post
    Your right, I don't know what came over me. I put the rabbit back but kept Marvins signiture...
    It was probably one of those senior moments
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    I'm in as well. Good idea. I like being over 65 and still planning and actually doing bicycle touring.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DnvrFox View Post
    OKAY FOLKS - HERE IS THE 65+ THREAD. YOU MUST BE 65+ TO POST ON THIS THREAD!
    ?
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    I see your point.

    IF:
    -you don't smoke,
    -keep your weight at least a little in check,
    -stay away from excessive mind-altering substances,
    -don't smoke,
    -have a decent genetic heritage,
    -have a little disposable income,
    -appreciate what you have instead of whining about what others have and you don't,
    -have a sense of humor, and
    -don't smoke,

    then 50 is the new 30. That would make 65 the new 50.

    So it's all good.

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    I don't like* to be excluded! I like to think I am welcome and loved everywhere!
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    I'll see if Gordy Shields wants to start a 90+ thread in a couple of months.

    I am only 39 (hexadecimal), so what do I know?
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    Quote Originally Posted by solveg View Post
    I don't like* to be excluded! I like to think I am welcome and loved everywhere!
    Just for you!
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    Thank you, Beverly! My frownie went to a smilie!

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    Hi, folks, Road Spy here!

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    So how hard can it be to understand?

    "You must be 65 + to post on this thread." In other words, "NO BABY BOOMERS ALLOWED"

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    I would post here but am not yet the designated age so will go looking at other posts. OR do clergy get to cheat cause we do not retire till seventy.??

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    Quote Originally Posted by Retro Grouch View Post
    So how hard can it be to understand?

    "You must be 65 + to post on this thread." In other words, "NO BABY BOOMERS ALLOWED"
    Well, if 65 is the new 50, that means we should all qualify, especially if you count the delegates from Michigan and Florida.

    OK, I'm friggin' leaving now.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Retro Grouch View Post
    So how hard can it be to understand?

    "You must be 65 + to post on this thread." In other words, "NO BABY BOOMERS ALLOWED"
    Since when have we boomers done what older people told us to do?
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    Are you asking for a new 65+ sub-forum, DF? Or just this 65+ thread? I don't want the 65+ forum to lure anyone from the 50+ forum! It would be like losing family/collective wisdom/dear friends.
    Embrace diversity: hug a conservative.

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    I qualify Twice. 66 y/o. Lost both sets of car keys to my Buick last week. They are somewhere in the house?
    Yep, went to Bucik had a set made. When I got home found one set in my computer chair.
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    Its age discrimination I tell you...................
    Just take it

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    So, given the new paradigm, I am really 50, and I retired at age 42.

    Unfortunately, the money won't last long enough that way, so I will have to continue being 65.


    2010 UPDATE: Will turn 67 next week...ugh.

    2012 UPDATE: Now 69 - Back in PNW with a couple of new bikes. Softball season starts soon.
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