Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   > >

Foo Off-Topic chit chat with no general subject.

User Tag List

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 03-29-10, 05:04 PM   #1
Yaniel
SLO-1
Thread Starter
 
Yaniel's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Miami, FL
Bikes: '09 BMC Road Racer SL01
Posts: 2,692
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
BikeSnobNYC Reveals His Identity

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1000...ORDS=bike+snob

kind of takes the fun out of it.
Yaniel is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-29-10, 05:20 PM   #2
Velo Vol 
VFL For Life
 
Velo Vol's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Knoxville, TN
Bikes: Velo Volmobile
Posts: 23,533
Mentioned: 32 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 626 Post(s)
Fess up: did anyone suspect that it might be me?
__________________
Velo Vol is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-29-10, 05:42 PM   #3
bigbenaugust 
always rides with luggage
 
bigbenaugust's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: KIGX
Bikes: 2009 Fantom CX, 2012 Fantom Cross Uno, Bakfiets
Posts: 1,984
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 10 Post(s)
I thought it was pcad.
__________________
--Ben
Carrboro Bike Coalition - putting the "bike" in "CARrboro" :)
2011 Motobecane Fantom Cross Uno, 2009 Motobecane Fantom CX, and a Bakfiets
Previously: 2000 Trek 4500 (2000-2003), 2003 Novara Randonee (2003-2006), 2003 Giant Rainier (2003-2008), 2005 Xootr Swift (2005-2007), 2007 Nashbar 1x9 (2007-2011), 2011 Windsor Shetland (2011-2014), 2008 Citizen Folder (2015)
Non-Bike hardware: openSUSE Leap - LinuxMint Debian Edition 2 - Mac OS 10.6 - Android 4.4 - CyanogenMod 13
bigbenaugust is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 03-29-10, 06:30 PM   #4
HardyWeinberg
GATC
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: south Puget Sound
Bikes:
Posts: 7,542
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 73 Post(s)
I *knew* it!!!!
HardyWeinberg is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-30-10, 06:22 AM   #5
coasting 
Still can't climb
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Limey in Taiwan
Bikes:
Posts: 22,645
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 4 Post(s)
i wonder if he is a Bfer
__________________
coasting, few quotes are worthy of him, and of those, even fewer printable in a family forum......quote 3alarmer

No @coasting, you should stay 100% as you are right now, don't change a thing....quote Heathpack
coasting is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-30-10, 07:01 AM   #6
jsharr
You Know!? For Kids!
 
jsharr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Just NW of Richardson Bike Mart
Bikes: '05 Trek 1200 / '90 Trek 8000 / '? Falcon Europa
Posts: 6,157
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3 Post(s)
I misread the title. I thought it said BikeSlobSOB and figured I had been outed.
__________________
Are you a registered member? Why not? Click here to register. It's free and only takes 27 seconds! Help out the forums, abide by our community guidelines.
Quote:
Originally Posted by colorider View Post
Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.
jsharr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-30-10, 04:49 PM   #7
DX-MAN
Banned
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Bikes:
Posts: 4,789
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
So what? So you have a face to go with the blogger name -- big deal. Doesn't affect, one way or another, the meaning of what's said.

BTW, he looks just like I figured he would, while I would read his stuff.
DX-MAN is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-30-10, 05:24 PM   #8
Yaniel
SLO-1
Thread Starter
 
Yaniel's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Miami, FL
Bikes: '09 BMC Road Racer SL01
Posts: 2,692
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by DX-MAN View Post
So what? So you have a face to go with the blogger name -- big deal. Doesn't affect, one way or another, the meaning of what's said.

BTW, he looks just like I figured he would, while I would read his stuff.
i hope you're right. maybe now with out the safety of anonymity he won't be as... snobbish
Yaniel is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-30-10, 05:37 PM   #9
RubenX 
Look! My Spine!
 
RubenX's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Kissimmee, FL
Bikes:
Posts: 619
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
I haven't read his blog but it seems he has both followers and haters so it must be good.
__________________
"Hoy es un dia normal, pero yo voy a hacerlo intenso" ~ Juanes
RubenX is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:56 AM.