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Old 02-17-08, 06:20 PM   #1
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Anyone else think about Sheldon when they lock their bike up?

I do, every single time!
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Old 02-19-08, 10:21 AM   #2
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Like, Sheldon's the patron saint of locking your bike now? I'm missing something...


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Old 02-19-08, 04:20 PM   #3
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Many years ago I was visiting Boston and was in a bike shop in a suburb west of the city. The young guy in line in front of me was buying a Kryptonite lock. The older gentleman waiting on him gave him this advice: "Use the lock like you use birth control. Every single time."

I don't know if it was Sheldon. But I think about that remark every time I lock up.
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I do, every single time!
You do know that Sheldon's not likely to steal it, right?
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I don't have to leave my bike outside very often, so I can't say that I think about him while locking.

It was one of his writings that encouraged me to switch my brake levers to front-to-right and vice-versa. I do think of him often, when braking.

He will be sorely missed for years to come.
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