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    Casual Student of C&V J.Oxley's Avatar
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    Ultimate Oldschool

    One of my favorite sites on the web is retronaut.com-- it's a collection of old photos and nostalgic oddities. Anyway, I did a search for 'bicycles' and there's a bit of entertaining stuff on there, so I figured I'd share with my fellow bikeforumers... Here are a couple of examples:

    The Huffy "Radio Bike"!!
    bikeradio.jpg

    Annnnd welcome to the Tour de France. Smoke?
    bikesmokingtour.jpg

    That's enough out of you, legs. Shut up and pedal.

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    Well yeah you need to smoke just before you get to that really tough part of the race!
    My cycling blog http://kcmjr.wordpress.com/
    "Normal" is just a setting on a washing machine.

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    That web site is ahh different but interesting for sure
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    7-speed doomsday prepper ThermionicScott's Avatar
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    Ah, what's old is new again.

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    Casual Student of C&V J.Oxley's Avatar
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    ...The standover height is seventeen feet. Do you think the bike will fit me?
    That's enough out of you, legs. Shut up and pedal.

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