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    Okay, where is it?

    Where did the toddler hide the spare QR axle (the only complete spare axle I have) that he stole from the shed? I think it has to be in the carport somewhere.

    (On a side note, it was kind of funny to have my son come in smelling like Phil Wood grease. )
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    greasy kid stuff.
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    derailleurs are overrated bigbenaugust's Avatar
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    I told my wife I thought it was a pleasant smell. I still had to wash his hands for dinner.
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    Have you checked the sandbox?

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    We don't have a sandbox... no room, too much mess and maintenance, too many cats in the neighborhood, and there's a sandbox at every park around here.

    It occurs to me now, however, that I didn't look behind the wood (pressure-treated 2x4s I yanked from the yard) lined up against the neighbors fence. He could have tossed it in there and it would be pretty out of sight.

    It's all right if we don't find it, I'll just use the opportunity to buy security skewers for all of the bikes anyway.
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    It's in his trousers!
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    What's in his trousers, stays in his trousers.

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    Quote Originally Posted by x136 View Post
    If what's in his trousers is the consistency, color, or smell of Phil grease, that is cause for concern.
    Ever changed a newborn diaper? Those first few days, there is a shocking resemblance between baby poo and Phil Wood grease, at least in color, but certainly not in texture and odor.
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    Quote Originally Posted by x136 View Post
    If what's in his trousers is the consistency, color, or smell of Phil grease, that is cause for concern.
    Listen carefully.



    It is sorely disappointing to make a Python reference in Foo and have no one get it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bigbenaugust View Post
    Ever changed a newborn diaper? Those first few days, there is a shocking resemblance between baby poo and Phil Wood grease, at least in color, but certainly not in texture and odor.
    Ever tried using it in your bike's hubs?
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    I know but this is BF.

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    Quote Originally Posted by fishymamba View Post
    Ever tried using it in your bike's hubs?
    might make for a stihty ride.

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    derailleurs are overrated bigbenaugust's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by fishymamba View Post
    Ever tried using it in your bike's hubs?
    No way. the Phil Wood grease is in the tube in the shed, and the newborn poo goes from the newborn into the diaper and then into the trash.

    The tube of Phil Wood I have i a very dark green... didn't know it came in different colors. Oops.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Wordbiker View Post
    Listen carefully.

    It is sorely disappointing to make a Python reference in Foo and have no one get it.
    Wow that was subtle. Never noticed it until now. Guess I was wondering more what the bloody L they were smoking when they wrote that bit.

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    Quote Originally Posted by skijor View Post
    Wow that was subtle. Never noticed it until now. Guess I was wondering more what the bloody L they were smoking when they wrote that bit.
    I am especially surprised to have caught you. Perhaps it was because I saw it in the theater that bit stuck with me. A woman walked out when they got to the sex ed part. Classic entertainment.
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