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    cycling fanatic Ken Brown's Avatar
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    May have to quit cycling

    People are right, this doesn't belong here. Deleting what I said & going for a bike ride.
    Last edited by Ken Brown; 08-11-09 at 11:24 AM.

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    Edit: deleted my reply. Doesn't make sense now (but I hope the *intended* humor was not offensive to anyone).
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    EDIT: deleted my reply. big john is right, this isn't bike related. It doesn't seem to take much to get us 50+'ers sidetracked to a health care discussion.
    Last edited by Bud Bent; 08-11-09 at 09:56 AM.
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    P&r.
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    Junior WHAT?!?! molarface's Avatar
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    I hang out here to FORGET this sort of stuff.

    Don

    PS Please don't report these posts to the White House.

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    Now I'm curious...
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    So a potentially interesting discussion has turned into a troll, and worse, one that's content-free? Maybe the whole thread should just be pulled now.

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    Sounds fishy. I'm reporting this thread to flag@whitehouse.gov.

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    I both agree and disagree.
    DnvrFox - still bicycling, swimming, walking and weight lifting at 74yo is participating a bit in BFN 50+.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DnvrFox View Post
    I both agree and disagree.
    I think you're right. Or not.

    It's a beautiful sunny day, I'm going riding and hoping my karma doesn't catch up with me.

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    Weak, remember the goal is to stop the wheel of karma so you neither receive nor generate karmic events.

    Ken, whatever issues are bothing you, I hope you resolve them successfully and are able and willing to continue riding. If all else fails, SCREAM!!!
    I reserve the right to be wrong at any time. :D

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    Quote Originally Posted by The Weak Link View Post
    I think you're right. Or not.

    It's a beautiful sunny day, I'm going riding and hoping my karma doesn't catch up with me.
    Just don't run over my dogma with your karma.

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    What did I miss? What was edited out?

    That's what happens when I hang out too long in the Cyclocross forum.
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    gees and I was getting ready to pout for another biker forced to one of those awful recumbents./Kenneth

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    The OP managed to tie cycling to the topic well enough; it was me who wandered off. Funny, a few months ago we discussed health care at length in a thread here, and it was ok. Now that we have Congress debating and disruptive town hall meetings going on, it's not ok. Timing, I guess...
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    Dissent is no longer patriotic.



    Just kidding.

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    Quote Originally Posted by The Weak Link View Post
    It's a beautiful sunny day, I'm going riding and hoping my karma doesn't catch up with me.
    Wait a minute. Isn't karma illegal in Kentucky?

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    Quote Originally Posted by The Weak Link View Post
    Dissent is no longer patriotic.



    Just kidding.
    I thought that was the last president!

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    I heard that former President Bush is teaming up with Lance Armstrong and his trainer Chris Carmichael and is planning on entering the Leadville 100 mile MTB race in preparation for winning the Mountain Bike National Championships.
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    Quote Originally Posted by doctor j View Post
    Wait a minute. Isn't karma illegal in Kentucky?
    Bad karma is frowned upon.

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