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    Dirt-riding heretic DrPete's Avatar
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    Taking a break from the road forum--I need me some Foo.

    Just a small housewarming gift...

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    "Unless he was racing there was no way he could match my speed."

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    Quote Originally Posted by DrPete
    Just a small housewarming gift...

    Welcome to Foo!
    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.


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    Bringing your discussion/crusade to the proper area of the forum I see.

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    Nah, the botto crusade is over, and that point's been made. I just thought it was a funny photochop...

    I guess I just grew tired of the "cycling-related" (and I use that term VERY loosely) discussion that everyone seemed hell-bent on preserving and realized that there are some folks on the forum who I just enjoy communicating with. So here I am.
    "Unless he was racing there was no way he could match my speed."

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    WTH Is BOTTO?????
    Life is about hanging onto what you think is important and finding out what really is important.
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    botto = BF member, friend, artist, strong rider, and masterful pusher of the proverbial buttons. He was banned for some of said button-pushing.
    "Unless he was racing there was no way he could match my speed."

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    Hey, welcome to Foo DrPete, nice to see ya.
    Why isn't 11 pronounced onety one?

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    "Unless he was racing there was no way he could match my speed."

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    Welcome sir, did you bring offerings of carbon fiber and titanium to appease the foo rulers?
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    Welcome to the Empire, young peloton sucker.
    "Let us hope our weapons are never needed --but do not forget what the common people knew when they demanded the Bill of Rights: An armed citizenry is the first defense, the best defense, and the final defense against tyranny. If guns are outlawed, only the government will have guns. Only the police, the secret police, the military, the hired servants of our rulers. Only the government -- and a few outlaws. I intend to be among the outlaws" - Edward Abbey

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr
    Welcome sir, did you bring offerings of carbon fiber and titanium to appease the foo rulers?
    Did someone say Ti??

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    Hiya, Dr. Pete! Fancy meetin' up with you in Foo! <wavin'>

    Nice gift!

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    Dr. Pete! Good to see you over here in Foo! That roadie forum can get pretty stuffy sometimes. I haven't been following the Botto saga too closely, is he ever coming back?

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    Quote Originally Posted by nobrainer440
    Dr. Pete! Good to see you over here in Foo! That roadie forum can get pretty stuffy sometimes. I haven't been following the Botto saga too closely, is he ever coming back?
    He's actually un-banned, and I've been e-mailing back and forth with him over the week. He'll post when he's good and ready, I suppose...
    "Unless he was racing there was no way he could match my speed."

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    Correct.

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    Yet another on the list of roadie forum regulars who have been left a bit disenchanted by the past week's events...
    "Unless he was racing there was no way he could match my speed."

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    Quote Originally Posted by DrPete
    Just a small housewarming gift...

    You're right DrPete, it got a bit too intense over there. But this pic is hilarious. Well done.

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    foo is good for the soul!

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    Quote Originally Posted by bigskymacadam
    foo is good for the soul!
    It's "Soul Foo," if you will.
    "Unless he was racing there was no way he could match my speed."

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    +100 It has sure saved me. <serious Vega look>

    And after that, I just kept hangin' around. I tried to leave, Pete, but it's not possible. As the song says, "You can check out anytime you like, but you can never leave."

    Welcome, again, to Foo.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DrPete
    Yet another on the list of roadie forum regulars who have been left a bit disenchanted by the past week's events...
    Include me but for other reasons then the closed thread. That didnt bother me in the least. When you make a thread about another forum member where he gets attacked by many, it is againts forum guidelines anyway and therfore should of been closed.
    people I used to admire have lost that admiration from me.
    the people i feared the most when i first join are the ones with the frailest ego and the back bone of a little girl.
    Some worry way too much about thier online egos and forget how to treat friends with respect when they are in certain clicks. Ive seen 20 somethings act more mature then 40 something.

    It's going to take me a while to feel the excitment I used to feel when I was in there.
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    Hey Pete, good to see you over on the lighter side of things here in Foo. I've been a bit beat down by the road forums this last week too, but it's always fun to come back to Foo and see 5 threads about the sense of smell. Just can't help but laught and slowly shake your head when you see that kind of stuff.

    Here's a nice cold for you. Pull up a chair and make some popcorn, and have some fun.
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    Quote Originally Posted by blonduathlongrl
    Include me.
    poeple I used to admire have lost that admiration from me.
    the people i feared the most when i first join are the ones with the frailest ego and the back bone of a little girl.
    Some worry way too much about thier online egos and forget how to treat friends when they are in certain clicks. Ive seen 20 somethings act more mature then 40 something.

    It's going to take me a while to feel the excitment I used to feel when I was in there.
    +100 I do venture in, but with no expectation of useful feedback. I do hear a lot of "unzippin'," though. Odd, for guys who claim they don't like/want to look at the next guy at the urinal.

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