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Old 05-28-11, 06:08 AM   #1
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Reply/view 50+ thread ratios - significant?

Some longer-standing 50+ threads run a very high reply/view ratio, while others have much lower ratios. Is there any significance to this? If so, what?



For example:

Sticky: 50+ Racing/training for racing Thread

Replies: 687
Views: 7,658

ratio - 1:11


Sticky: Special Thread For 50+yo Bicyclists

Replies: 1,118
Views: 81,353

ratio: 1:72


did you ride today

Replies: 5,180
Views: 103,040

Ratio: 1:20


Did you exercise today? (other than biking)


Replies: 122
Views: 914

ratio 1:7.5


If you can answer this, would you kindly explain to me the meaning of life?
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Old 05-28-11, 01:57 PM   #2
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If you can answer this, would you kindly explain to me the meaning of life?
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Old 05-28-11, 02:10 PM   #3
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So, the ultimate ratio would be

1:42 ?

How many gear inches would that be?
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[QUOTE=DnvrFoxIf you can answer this, would you kindly explain to me the meaning of life? [/QUOTE]

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Old 05-28-11, 04:19 PM   #6
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How many gear inches would that be?
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Old 05-28-11, 04:29 PM   #7
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The meaning of life depends on the topic.
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Old 05-28-11, 07:03 PM   #8
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4, 8, 15, 16, 23, 42
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Old 05-28-11, 07:38 PM   #9
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you Lost me on that one!
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Old 05-28-11, 08:47 PM   #10
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Old 05-29-11, 01:45 AM   #11
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That's not a cassette I've ever seen.
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Old 05-29-11, 05:22 AM   #12
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That's not a cassette I've ever seen.
One of those new "comfort bikes" I believe. 6 speed in the hub.

And, as to the original question??????????????????
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Some like to read. Some like to type. Some even enjoy doing both.
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I've replied to this thread once, but viewed it twice.

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Well I didn't read the thread, just thought I would reply. 1:0
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Lots of people are on the path to become 50+ but are to chicken to admit it. The rest of us don't have a choice as we've arrived.
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Old 05-30-11, 12:14 AM   #19
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It means that different threads have different read/write ratios. As to the meaning of life, only humans maintain the fantasy that it has to have meaning.
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I tend to reply more frequently to threads w/ short reply lists than to those which have been beaten into the ground. This would affect my personal view/reply ratio.
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I tend to reply more frequently to threads w/ short reply lists than to those which have been beaten into the ground. This would affect my personal view/reply ratio.
A whole new area of research. The zen of personal view/reply ratios.
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