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    Genius FlatMaster's Avatar
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    Petroleum-based transportation a threat to cyclists

    Not the way you would think though. I was riding my roadie through a gas station. The cap to the underground tank took me out. Looking back at it, there were radial ridges coming off of the cap. Hitting one of these just the right way took me out in a way not entirely lunike hitting non-perpendicular train tracks the wrong way. Look out for these things.
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    phony collective progress x136's Avatar
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    That'll teach you to cut the corner by going through the gas station.

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    O, the irony
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    People whose sig line does not include a jsharr quote annoy me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by x136 View Post
    That'll teach you to cut the corner by going through the gas station.

    Is the bike ok?
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    What's frightening is how coherent Hickey was in posting that.

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    You Know!? For Kids! jsharr's Avatar
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    so the gas station popped a cap in your ass? how og of them.
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    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Body By Nintendo Psydotek's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    so the gas station popped a cap in your ass? how og of them.

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    A girl once asked me to give her twelve inches and make it hurt. I had to make love to her 3 times and then punch her in the nose.

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