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    Senior Member Nachoman's Avatar
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    Bike Bomb kills 12 in Iraq

    Bike bomb?
    There are more questions here than answers.

    http://www.news24.com/News24/World/I...990511,00.html
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    Two wheels good. Four wheels bad.

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    No more panniers in Bagdad!

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    Bike pannier bombs have been used for assassination attempts in the past.

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    they were a popular item with the Viet Cong as well. The frame tubes can be easily packed with C4.

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    The French Resitance had frame fit pumps that were grenades in WW II.
    Bikes use brakes to stop.

    If your bike has breaks, don't ride it.

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    Just a student norsehabanero's Avatar
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    why do they have to do this if they blow somthing up why not strap bombs to themselves, what did the bike do to deserve being blown up what a waste of a bike
    http://www.thebicyclingguitarist.net.../bios/bike.gif about to start winter quarter , enjoying school so far

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