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    I found a road bike.
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    Does this make my MTB look stupid?

    Comments plz.
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    Non Tribuo Anus Rodentum and off to the next adventure (RIP) Stacey's Avatar
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    No, your bike is an inanimate object it can not posses an intelligence level. It's owner, however, is a different story.

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    I found a road bike.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Stacey View Post
    No, your bike is an inanimate object it can not posses an intelligence level. It's owner, however, is a different story.
    But would you laugh if you saw me riding this downtown?

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    Non Tribuo Anus Rodentum and off to the next adventure (RIP) Stacey's Avatar
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    Yes, but I wouldn't point.

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    Why not just attatch some sheet plastic to the rear triangle and put the bumper stickers there?
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    Yes I would be like: "hm that's peculiar." I don't think you would see me with one on my bike.

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    Is that a mountain mountain bike or a city mountain bike?

    Whatever you do, don't ride it like that on a trail or else you'd definitely be scorned. Having things (red clips) that can fall off and be dangerous to the riders behind you or litter the trail ain't cool.
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    I found a road bike.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Siu Blue Wind View Post
    Is that a mountain mountain bike or a city mountain bike?

    Whatever you do, don't ride it like that on a trail or else you'd definately be scorned. Having things (red clips) that can fall off and be dangerous to the riders behind you or litter the trail ain't cool.
    Its made for mountain, but I ride city, and some local trails.

    I removed the clips, and used the spokes to hold them.

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    Then in that case, it's hella cool.

    I'm the type that always likes to make a statement if it fits. And that, fits.
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    We used to do that something like that with playing cards so they would sound like a motorcycle as the card slapped against the spokes.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Stacey View Post
    No, your bike is an inanimate object it can not posses an intelligence level. It's owner, however, is a different story.
    Couldn't have said it better.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jaxgtr View Post
    We used to do that something like that with playing cards so they would sound like a motorcycle as the card slapped against the spokes.
    Thats a funny sounding moto. Transmission problems?

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    no, but the clips holding your "spoke cards" on do

    edit: thought the question was, "does this mtb make me look stupid?"

    so the answer now is just, "yes."

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    Quote Originally Posted by Maelstrom View Post
    Thats a funny sounding moto. Transmission problems?
    It was all about the noise. Bugging the neighborhood and causing crap. It's what you do at age 8.
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    yes

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    eh, mountain bikes are always fugly...so I guess it cant get worse, right?

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    Quote Originally Posted by rsd212 View Post
    eh, mountain bikes are always fugly...so I guess it cant get worse, right?
    I'm fixing up a road bike, all it needs is new tubes and tires.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jaxgtr View Post
    We used to do that something like that with playing cards so they would sound like a motorcycle as the card slapped against the spokes.
    OH yea. but then I switched to cut outs from soda cans, way louder.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rsd212 View Post
    eh, mountain bikes are always fugly...so I guess it cant get worse, right?
    Nuh uhhhh........No they aren't!!
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    Why not just attatch some sheet plastic to the rear triangle and put the bumper stickers there?
    Yeah, they need a better location. They cannot be read when they are mounted on the wheels when you are rolling.

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    I vote new pedals.

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    Does this make my MTB look stupid?


    YES!
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    Yes, because my fat SUV has been indispensable in hauling supplies for trail mainetance.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Markok765 View Post
    Does this make my MTB look stupid?
    rhetorical questions rule.

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    ...only to the extent that, while some of the things I enjoy about cycling may be based in politics, I still don't believe in politicizing cycling. It's probably the one pure thing I have in my life right now, and I have no desire to make it any more complicated than sitting on the saddle and spinning the cranks.
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