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    Senior Member hos13's Avatar
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    How will 2009 be for you?

    probably disappointing.


    Discuss.
    "Don't give up, don't ever give up" jimmyv

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    Quote Originally Posted by hos13 View Post
    probably disappointing.


    Discuss.
    With an attitude like that - where is there to go but up?

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    better.

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    Should be a better year for cycling. Expecting a MiniDex in August, and that's going to be a riot And I'm not losing my job anytime in the forseeable future, so yeah, 2009 is shaping up as well as it could I think...

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    seeing as 2008 was damn good, there's only one way, and it's all downhill to hell with a tailwind
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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    It better be motha****ing better than '08 or else....

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
    It better be motha****ing better than '08 or else....
    i'm with ya there UA.
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    I'll let you know in 372 days.

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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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    Domestic Domestique UnsafeAlpine's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by wolfpack View Post
    i'm with ya there UA.
    I still haven't figured out what the or else will be... but don't worry, if '09 gets out of line, I'll come up with something.

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    if 2012 doesn't have anything good to offer, I'll come up with a doomsday device.
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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    Very different then any other year.
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    Just blankety blanking blank blank ducky!!! In any case it ought to be interesting!
    Go raibh an chóir ghaoithe i gcónaí liom!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Joe_Gardner View Post
    Very different then any other year.
    Actually, most predictions indicate that 2009 will be just like 1276, and 819 BCE before it.

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    Sigh! I knew it! I just knew it!
    Go raibh an chóir ghaoithe i gcónaí liom!

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    Lullaby Of Foo

    Now I lay me down to sleep
    Keep my bike safe from the bicycle thief
    Keep my tootsies toasty warm
    keep my carbon from any harm

    Good Night Road Bike
    Good Night Moutain Bike
    Good night all you Foosters
    And good night Moon

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    2009 is gonna be the Year of Ernest! Better for cycling, personal life and with the women! It's all in the mind baby.
    I love pho long time.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Big_e View Post
    2009 is gonna be the Year of Ernest! Better for cycling, personal life and with the women! It's all in the mind baby.
    One small problem with that: Who the hell is Ernest?


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    I will get my XO-1 restored to perfect paint.
    Will also get a lottery win which will allow
    me to buy a giant house in the tropics so I will
    need a corrosion resistant titatium cross bike.
    I may also need a private jet or three. Plus
    some other stuff.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Big_e View Post
    2009 is gonna be the Year of Ernest! Better for cycling, personal life and with the women! It's all in the mind baby.
    +1. On all 3 counts.
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    Quote Originally Posted by kaiju-velo View Post
    I will get my XO-1 restored to perfect paint. and then give it to UA.
    Aww...thanks man...

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
    Aww...thanks man...

    Slow down there big boy. As I recall, I was given a non-binding, provisional, never-gonna-happen, first right of refusal on that bike if he did not want it. Don't make me go find that thread or message where he committed it to writing.

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    Barbieri Telefonico huhenio's Avatar
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    more money ... i am getting more and more money

    ... and spend it on international travel, bikes , guns, good wine, food ...
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    Ss-dy.

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    I hope its great for everyone
    You see, their morals, their code...it's a bad joke, dropped at the first sign of trouble. They're only as good as the world allows them to be. I'll show you. When the chips are down, these...These "civilized" people...they'll eat each other. See, I'm not a monster. I'm just ahead of the curve

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    Probably just as lame as 2008
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    What's frightening is how coherent Hickey was in posting that.

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    2009 will have more riding and better luck with weather on days I could ride. Let's see it start off with sunny and 65 on Jan 1 please.
    The search for inner peace continues...

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