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Old 06-02-08, 11:32 PM   #1
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How I Spent My Stimulus

Post yours here if you spent your money on a bike.

Here's mine:

http://www.howispentmystimulus.com/posts/view/466
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Old 06-03-08, 12:01 AM   #2
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I like the guy who spent his on a bag of weed.
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Old 06-03-08, 07:37 AM   #3
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I used mine to buy a bike too! http://www.feltracing.com/08/product...,1525&pid=8718
Thank you US Government!
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Old 06-03-08, 07:42 AM   #4
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Stimulus? What are you talking about?
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Old 06-03-08, 07:58 AM   #5
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Mine is sitting in savings. Someday we will have a chance to pick out our new fridge.
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Old 06-03-08, 08:57 AM   #6
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Haven't gotten one...might not

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Old 06-03-08, 09:02 AM   #7
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Here's my contribution to the economy:

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Old 06-03-08, 09:07 AM   #8
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Stimulus refund? I wish. The cretinous crowd at Revenue Canada clawed back my GST rebate cuz I went and did something silly like get married.
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Old 06-03-08, 09:12 AM   #9
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Mine is currently sequestered in savings. I'll probably spend it on brazing gear, as a followup to a recent framebuilding class at United Bicycle Institute... this probably won't occur until sometime next year, however. If that doesn't work out for whatever reason, a tikit would be the most likely alternative.
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Old 06-03-08, 09:44 AM   #10
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I`m definitely using mine to stimulate the economy. It will pay for a good chunk of our church wedding next month- in Guadalajara. Think President Calderon will thank me for the economic stimulous?
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Old 06-03-08, 11:14 AM   #11
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Im going to stimulate Mexico's economy with it.
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Old 06-03-08, 11:36 AM   #12
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My contribution:


Marin Muirwoods 29er

I'm taking it in tonight for its 200 mile tune-up.
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Old 06-03-08, 12:10 PM   #13
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I test rode one of those. Comfy ride,looks cool,Avid brakes,but way too heavy. I'm using my Dubbya Fun Bux on a Novato instead.
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Old 06-03-08, 12:43 PM   #14
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Im going to stimulate Mexico's economy with it.
Terrorist!
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Old 06-03-08, 01:18 PM   #15
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W was kind enough to buy me a new LHT.

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Old 06-04-08, 01:52 PM   #16
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I am planning on using part of my stimulus to go buy a Hardrock Sport, pics when I finally get it!
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Old 06-04-08, 01:53 PM   #17
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Stimulus

Still (aughhhhh) waiting.
But it's already spent.
Polar CS100 for the Moto CF
2 more pairs of cycling shorts from aerotech designs
the Zebra shirt from aerotech designs
full set of float bags for the creek boat(kayak)
pair of hydroskin shorts for the lake boat(kayak)
Gas to get anywhere with either of the kayaks
Fuel filter change and injector clean (needed to keep the warrenty)
Wonder if next year (should they have this)I should claim the critters as children.
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Old 06-04-08, 02:14 PM   #18
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Ummmm........it helped pay off the new main drain pipe in our back yard (from house to city sewer). Really nice to have one not full of silver maple roots.
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Old 06-04-08, 04:39 PM   #19
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Hadn't got my stimulus check yet. I like the bike I ride so I'm getting bike toys, new bag, lights,fenders, etc.......
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Spent mine on smokeables in Amsterdam. bk
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Old 06-04-08, 08:40 PM   #21
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Don't you know that tobacco is bad for you?
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I'm told mine likely won't show up until July.

BTW this isn't a rebate or free money, W and Congress made a cash advance withdrawal on the our collective (taxpayers )credit card that we will have to pay back with interest.
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Old 06-04-08, 09:04 PM   #23
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BTW this isn't a rebate or free money, W and Congress made a cash advance withdrawal on the our collective (taxpayers )credit card that we will have to pay back with interest.
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Old 06-04-08, 09:53 PM   #25
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OMG I forgot about that!

It was direct deposit and I must have got it last month....!!!

I'm HAVING to invest in a building up a storage/workshop for the bikes. I just don't have room anymore.
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