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    Zehn punkte.

    I hereby award Ten Brownie Points to anyone who can guess the name of the real person who my new avatar stands for.

    (It's also a convenient way to shamelessly say, "Hey! I finally found a bloody avatar!" ).
    "The real race is not on the hot, paved road, the torturous off-road course or the smooth-surface velodrome. It is in the electrochemical pathways of your mind."
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    Neil Young?

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    I'm pretty sure it's not Lance Armstrong.

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    The first person I thought of was John Cougar Mellencamp for some reason.
    If everything seems under control, you're just not going fast enough...

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    Nope. Way off. I'll give a hint: Science.
    "The real race is not on the hot, paved road, the torturous off-road course or the smooth-surface velodrome. It is in the electrochemical pathways of your mind."
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    Thomas Henry Huxley...

    Give us something tougher.
    when walking, just walk. when sitting, just sit. when riding, just ride. above all, don't wobble.

    The Irregular Cycling Club of Montreal
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    [QUOTE]Originally posted by velocipedio

    Thomas Henry Huxley...





    Give us something tougher.
    [/QUOTE


    I'm impressed.

    Your ten points will be redeemable when Lee Raymond[1] is seen riding a bike in downtown San Diego...

    [1] CEO of Exxon-Mobil.
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    C'mon, he's a college professor!

    Cheers...Gary

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    Originally posted by gmason
    C'mon, he's a college professor!



    Cheers...Gary
    Ah; what does he teach?
    "The real race is not on the hot, paved road, the torturous off-road course or the smooth-surface velodrome. It is in the electrochemical pathways of your mind."
    --Alexi Grewal

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    Originally posted by Matadon
    Ah; what does he teach?
    Journalism. My academic background is in History, though.
    when walking, just walk. when sitting, just sit. when riding, just ride. above all, don't wobble.

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    Is it Carl Sagan....??

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    It does look like Neil Young . I thought it was my old high school Science teacher , Mr. Belstrorm .
    Last edited by pistolwhipped; 05-07-02 at 11:42 AM.
    ****** on board !

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    Originally posted by velocipedio
    Thomas Henry Huxley...

    Give us something tougher.
    Wasn't he Aldus Huxley(author of Brave New World)'s dad?
    If we learn from our mistakes, I must be a goddamn genius.

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    Props on the Chops, Hux.
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