Advertise on Bikeforums.net



User Tag List

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 25 of 27

Thread: I'm BAAAAAACK!

  1. #1
    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    South Florida
    My Bikes
    Techna Wheelchair and a Sun EZ 3 Recumbent Trike
    Posts
    16,007
    Mentioned
    10 Post(s)
    Tagged
    4 Thread(s)

    I'm BAAAAAACK!

    Well, my trip to Chattanooga went well (other than running out of gas on I 65! The d@mn gauge stuck at 1/4 tank!). Weather was fairly nice and I got what I needed accomplished I got to see some old friends and looked at UTC for consideration as well as discussing a possible fellowship (I HOPE!). Not really a touristy trip though and didn't have nearly enough time to do what all I wanted to do. I had almost forgotten how much I missed the South, now I'm homesick again for Tennessee, in spite of being a native Hoosier. I guess I am a southern boy at heart!
    on light duty due to illness; please contact my assistants for forum issues. They are Siu Blue Wind, or CbadRider or the other 3 star folk. I am currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes. I am making good progress, happily.


    . “He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.”- Fredrick Nietzsche

    "We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals." - Immanuel Kant

  2. #2
    You Know!? For Kids! jsharr's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Location
    Just NW of Richardson Bike Mart
    My Bikes
    '05 Trek 1200 / '90 Trek 8000 / '? Falcon Europa
    Posts
    6,064
    Mentioned
    11 Post(s)
    Tagged
    3 Thread(s)
    you were gone?
    Are you a registered member? Why not? Click here to register. It's free and only takes 27 seconds! Help out the forums, abide by our community guidelines.
    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

  3. #3
    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    South Florida
    My Bikes
    Techna Wheelchair and a Sun EZ 3 Recumbent Trike
    Posts
    16,007
    Mentioned
    10 Post(s)
    Tagged
    4 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr
    you were gone?
    Nice to know I was missed!
    on light duty due to illness; please contact my assistants for forum issues. They are Siu Blue Wind, or CbadRider or the other 3 star folk. I am currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes. I am making good progress, happily.


    . “He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.”- Fredrick Nietzsche

    "We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals." - Immanuel Kant

  4. #4
    Hey guyz? Guyz? Wait up!! Siu Blue Wind's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Posts
    10,497
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    You were missed, Daddy. Welcome home ((hugs))
    Quote Originally Posted by Buddha
    We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.
    Quote Originally Posted by making View Post
    Please dont outsmart the censor. That is a very expensive censor and every time one of you guys outsmart it it makes someone at the home office feel bad. We dont wanna do that. So dont cleverly disguise bad words.

  5. #5
    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    South Florida
    My Bikes
    Techna Wheelchair and a Sun EZ 3 Recumbent Trike
    Posts
    16,007
    Mentioned
    10 Post(s)
    Tagged
    4 Thread(s)
    By the way, my van gets better mileage than I thought! 482 miles on 18 gallons of gas! This was averaging 75+ mph! ~27 mpg rounded to the nearest gallon!
    on light duty due to illness; please contact my assistants for forum issues. They are Siu Blue Wind, or CbadRider or the other 3 star folk. I am currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes. I am making good progress, happily.


    . “He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.”- Fredrick Nietzsche

    "We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals." - Immanuel Kant

  6. #6
    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    South Florida
    My Bikes
    Techna Wheelchair and a Sun EZ 3 Recumbent Trike
    Posts
    16,007
    Mentioned
    10 Post(s)
    Tagged
    4 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by Siu Blue Wind
    You were missed, Daddy. Welcome home ((hugs))
    Thanks Siu, nice to know Someone missed me!
    on light duty due to illness; please contact my assistants for forum issues. They are Siu Blue Wind, or CbadRider or the other 3 star folk. I am currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes. I am making good progress, happily.


    . “He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.”- Fredrick Nietzsche

    "We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals." - Immanuel Kant

  7. #7
    Free Velo Vol! Velo Vol's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2005
    Location
    Knoxville, TN
    My Bikes
    Velo Volmobile
    Posts
    18,773
    Mentioned
    82 Post(s)
    Tagged
    3 Thread(s)
    Where (in the South) did you live?

  8. #8
    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    South Florida
    My Bikes
    Techna Wheelchair and a Sun EZ 3 Recumbent Trike
    Posts
    16,007
    Mentioned
    10 Post(s)
    Tagged
    4 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by Velo Vol
    Where (in the South) did you live?
    Just down I 75 from ya, Chattanooga! I'm ghoing home as soon as I can figure it out too, either after I get my degree or get transferred to UTC, whichever comes first. I miss the mountains already!
    on light duty due to illness; please contact my assistants for forum issues. They are Siu Blue Wind, or CbadRider or the other 3 star folk. I am currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes. I am making good progress, happily.


    . “He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.”- Fredrick Nietzsche

    "We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals." - Immanuel Kant

  9. #9
    Banned
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Location
    South City, Ca
    Posts
    3,348
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Welcome back Tom.

  10. #10
    You Know!? For Kids! jsharr's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Location
    Just NW of Richardson Bike Mart
    My Bikes
    '05 Trek 1200 / '90 Trek 8000 / '? Falcon Europa
    Posts
    6,064
    Mentioned
    11 Post(s)
    Tagged
    3 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe
    Nice to know I was missed!
    I did not say I missed you! Quit putting words in my mouth! That way I have more room for my foot.
    Are you a registered member? Why not? Click here to register. It's free and only takes 27 seconds! Help out the forums, abide by our community guidelines.
    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

  11. #11
    Free Velo Vol! Velo Vol's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2005
    Location
    Knoxville, TN
    My Bikes
    Velo Volmobile
    Posts
    18,773
    Mentioned
    82 Post(s)
    Tagged
    3 Thread(s)
    After seeing your winter pictures, I understand that emotion.

    There's some good riding around there. Last year I did the 3 State 3 Mountain Challenge; I'm thinking about doing it again.

    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe
    Just down I 75 from ya, Chattanooga! I'm ghoing home as soon as I can figure it out too, either after I get my degree or get transferred to UTC, whichever comes first. I miss the mountains already!

  12. #12
    Senior Member edp773's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Illinios
    My Bikes
    2004 Giant Cypress, 2006 Trek 7.3 FX, 2007 Gary Fisher Wahoo
    Posts
    1,144
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Indiana is in the midwest. But the last time I was there the phrase y'all and sody were all too common.
    Born Again Bicyclist! I found my Faith.

    Giant Cypress, GF Wahoo, Trek 7.3FX, Schwinn Sprint

  13. #13
    Señor Member USAZorro's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2004
    Location
    Carlisle, PA
    My Bikes
    1954 Hetchins M.O., 1959 Viking Severn Valley, 1970 Raleigh Pro, 1972 Fuji "The Finest", 1974 Raleigh Superbe&Comp, 1976 Raleigh Team Pro, 1994 Trek 830 MTB, 2000 Bob Jackson Arrowhead, Unicycle
    Posts
    13,034
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Wow Chattanooga. Hills and bugs. Yeee-ha. Noisiest place I've ever been (due to insects at night in summer).
    The search for inner peace continues...

  14. #14
    Car(e) Free! koine2002's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2005
    Location
    Dallas, TX
    My Bikes
    Homebuilt Nashbar Steel MTB; 1988 Schwinn Premis
    Posts
    851
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe
    I guess I am a southern boy at heart!
    I fully understand. As a native Texan living in Oklahoma I have a hard time admitting to the fact--so I tell people that I live in the Texas North Annex.
    "There is hardly a man or woman who dares to be just what he or she is without doctoring up the impression." --A.W. Tozer

  15. #15
    KombuchaCHIC Shadiyah's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2005
    Location
    SLC,UT
    My Bikes
    Santa Cruz Juliana, 2005 Bianchi Pista
    Posts
    496
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Welcome back! I've been gone for a few days too! It's kind of nice to take a break every now and then.

  16. #16
    Non Tribuo Anus Rodentum and off to the next adventure (RIP) Stacey's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2002
    Posts
    9,163
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr
    you were gone?
    Hellz, I thought he gave us up for Lent.

  17. #17
    Crawlin' up, flyin' down bikingshearer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    Democratic Peoples' Republic of Berkeley
    My Bikes
    1967 Paramount, 1982-ish Ron Cooper,1986 De Rosa Professional, 1978 Eisentraut "A," 1961 BianchiCompetizione, 1994 Trek 520, 199? Burley Bossa Nova
    Posts
    3,018
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by Stacey
    Hellz, I thought he gave us up for Lent.
    Nobody, but *noboday*, is that religious.
    "I'm in shape -- round is a shape." Andy Rooney

  18. #18
    You Know!? For Kids! jsharr's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Location
    Just NW of Richardson Bike Mart
    My Bikes
    '05 Trek 1200 / '90 Trek 8000 / '? Falcon Europa
    Posts
    6,064
    Mentioned
    11 Post(s)
    Tagged
    3 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by koine2002
    I fully understand. As a native Texan living in Oklahoma I have a hard time admitting to the fact--so I tell people that I live in the Texas North Annex.
    Isn't it cool to be able to look around and KNOW that you are the smartest person in sight!
    Are you a registered member? Why not? Click here to register. It's free and only takes 27 seconds! Help out the forums, abide by our community guidelines.
    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

  19. #19
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Posts
    4,926
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    welcome back!!!

  20. #20
    Senior Member Mr. Gear Jammer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Posts
    250
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe
    Well, my trip to Chattanooga went well (other than running out of gas on I 65! The d@mn gauge stuck at 1/4 tank!). Weather was fairly nice and I got what I needed accomplished I got to see some old friends and looked at UTC for consideration as well as discussing a possible fellowship (I HOPE!). Not really a touristy trip though and didn't have nearly enough time to do what all I wanted to do. I had almost forgotten how much I missed the South, now I'm homesick again for Tennessee, in spite of being a native Hoosier. I guess I am a southern boy at heart!
    Well i think the North East part of this country is cool.
    Tropical pole vaulting is the shiznit.

  21. #21
    Retro-nerd georgiaboy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2005
    Location
    Morningside - Atlanta
    My Bikes
    2002 Cannondale Badboy, 2004 Bianchi Vigorelli
    Posts
    1,584
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe
    Just down I 75 from ya, Chattanooga! I'm ghoing home as soon as I can figure it out too, either after I get my degree or get transferred to UTC, whichever comes first. I miss the mountains already!
    Wecome back!

    Stage 4 of the Tour De Georgia goes from Chickamauga to Lookout Mountain in TN.

    You do realize Chattanooga is just 2 hours from Atlanta? And you are on the right side of the state to travel to the Silver Comet Trail.
    Last edited by georgiaboy; 02-27-07 at 02:26 PM.
    Would you like a dream with that?

  22. #22
    Tail End Charlie Ritehsedad's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Location
    Maine, The Way Life Should Be
    My Bikes
    Fuji Nevada MTB, Giant OCR1
    Posts
    545
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Hey brother, I missed ya!
    Why isn't 11 pronounced onety one?

  23. #23
    Opus PATH's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    North of City
    My Bikes
    Bianchi Cross Concept, Bianchi Axis, Specialized Crosstrail, Specialized Roubaix, Miyata Sportsrunner, Trek T1 Track Bike, Specialized CrossTrail Expert, Specialized Tricross Comp Triple
    Posts
    223
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Welcome back! I really did miss your posts!

  24. #24
    Banned.
    Join Date
    Sep 2003
    Location
    Home alone
    My Bikes
    Trek 4300 X 2. Trek 1000, Trek 6000
    Posts
    6,022
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Welcome Back Tom! I was starting to fear that you were involved in the Anna Nicole paternity pool for awhile.

  25. #25
    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    South Florida
    My Bikes
    Techna Wheelchair and a Sun EZ 3 Recumbent Trike
    Posts
    16,007
    Mentioned
    10 Post(s)
    Tagged
    4 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by georgiaboy
    Wecome back!

    Stage 4 of the Tour De Georgia goes from Chickamauga to Lookout Mountain in TN.

    You do realize Chattanooga is just 2 hours from Atlanta? And you are on the right side of the state to travel to the Silver Comet Trail.

    Yep, I know, on Apr 16! I'm trying to figure out a time schedule to get back down there now for the TdG!

    Silver Comet runs from Atlanta to Birmingham, doesn't it?
    on light duty due to illness; please contact my assistants for forum issues. They are Siu Blue Wind, or CbadRider or the other 3 star folk. I am currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes. I am making good progress, happily.


    . “He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.”- Fredrick Nietzsche

    "We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals." - Immanuel Kant

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •