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Old 08-02-09, 04:19 PM   #1
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Fox News & backwards riding cyclist

Fox News reported today on backwards ridng Washington state cyclist
and his training in an attempt to break a record. They stated he would
have to ride 62.5 miles in 4 MINUTES.

By my calculation, that would be 937.5 mph.
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Old 08-02-09, 05:18 PM   #2
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Hope he has a secret motor in his saddle bag.
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Old 08-02-09, 05:25 PM   #3
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he must be strapping on a jet engine somewhere.
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Old 08-02-09, 05:40 PM   #4
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Fox News reported today on backwards ridng Washington state cyclist
and his training in an attempt to break a record. They stated he would
have to ride 62.5 miles in 4 MINUTES.

By my calculation, that would be 937.5 mph.
Fox News isn't really known for its accurate reporting.
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Old 08-02-09, 05:49 PM   #5
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Old 08-02-09, 06:07 PM   #6
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Fox News reported today on backwards ridng Washington state cyclist
and his training in an attempt to break a record. They stated he would
have to ride 62.5 miles in 4 MINUTES.

By my calculation, that would be 937.5 mph.
As usual, the Fox viewers totally believed the report as a fact that illegal aliens, President Obama, Nancy Polosi and Keith Olberman hate America and should be run over by a backward riding bike.

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Old 08-02-09, 06:23 PM   #7
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As usual, the Fox viewers totally believed the report as a fact that illegal aliens, President Obama, Nancy Polosi and Keith Oberlin hate America and should be run over by a backward riding bike.
You forgot Glen Beck and Bill Maher.
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I think it's supposed to be four hours.
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We report, you decide.
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I once knew a kid that could do this. The little punk could ride across town without trouble.
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Old 08-02-09, 07:33 PM   #11
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I used to wheelie everywhere. Even around corners and down stairs. No way I could do that today, even on my mudder.
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Can you use mirrors to navigate? Riding @ 15 mph for four hours seems like one of the more achievable world records if you get the hang of steering. Especially if you can find a long, flat, straight low-traffic road.
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As usual, the Fox viewers totally believed the report as a fact that illegal aliens, President Obama, Nancy Polosi and Keith Oberlin hate America and should be run over by a backward riding bike.

Yes but I'll bet the backward riding cyclist has a birth certificate.
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Old 08-02-09, 07:49 PM   #15
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As usual, the Fox viewers totally believed the report as a fact that illegal aliens, President Obama, Nancy Polosi and Keith Olberman hate America and should be run over by a backward riding bike.
As opposed to the CNN and NYT reporters viewers/readers that believe they're the second coming of Christ.
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Old 08-02-09, 08:20 PM   #18
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As usual, the Fox viewers totally believed the report as a fact that illegal aliens, President Obama, Nancy Polosi and Keith Olberman hate America
Are you implying that this is somehow inaccurate?
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Old 08-02-09, 08:59 PM   #19
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In short video, dude had no mirrors. He was on, what appeared to be, a
quarter mile H/S/ running track w/painted lanes. He seemed to be using
a mtn. bike with thin road tires.
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Are you implying that this is somehow inaccurate?
Yes, I guess I am saying that
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Old 08-03-09, 01:31 PM   #21
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Yes, I guess I am saying that
Lol. Communists say a lot of funny things.
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Lol. Communists say a lot of funny things.
Lol. And you're usually the butt of the joke.
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