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Old 01-24-12, 09:17 AM   #1
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Utterly true

I got this from another forum and thought it very true. I apologize for the one place in it for the language. Some people just can't talk without garbage coming out. Otherwise it rang true for me in a lot of ways.
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Old 01-24-12, 09:32 AM   #2
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I've been pushing synchronicity theory on my own family and they laugh at me!!

Now, I find it in PRINT!!

Thanks.

I have forwarded this to the scoffers and doubters in my family.

There!!
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Old 01-24-12, 09:47 AM   #3
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Good stuff. 'Head wind both ways' is my affliction. But I love the smell of diesel...
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Old 01-24-12, 03:16 PM   #4
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Yes!!! How does the headwind know when to change and stay a headwind?!?
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I know the 9 mph rule for flying insects is truth, at least the ones on the trails I ride. Sometimes this knowledge is just enough to allow me to escape the miserable little flys, gnats, etc. by pushing out of my 7 or 8 mph slog up a climb!

Works for really steep climbs (Mt. Baldy Ski Lifts climb comes to mind) on the road too.

I would quibble about the "Universal" title, however. The Universe is Really, Really BIG (ask Ford Prefect)!

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Old 01-24-12, 04:16 PM   #6
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#21: THE MID-RIDE CROSSROADS.


So true, so true.
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There's more truth than poetry in that one. Excellent read. Like BSNYC when he's taking his meds.
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SO many truths in there. Hilarious!
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