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halfspeed replied to the thread In Vogue Brands.
" [QUOTE=Cyclosaurus;18025592]Wait, what?! Are you saying that my aluminum Motobecane isn't in vogue? My God, they've not been laughing with me, they've been laughing at me!

Now I have brand insecurity too! I also need help from the carbon fiber mafia. Someone cooler than me, please... "

07-29-15, 04:01 PM

halfspeed replied to the thread In Vogue Brands.
" [QUOTE=BCC212;18025428]Is this a joke?

I bought my bike because it was extreme value for money. I could not care any less what name it has down the side of it. The fact is that most of these bikes are made in the same cheap Chinese/Taiwanese/Indonesian factories by the same tool sets and more... "

07-29-15, 03:58 PM

halfspeed replied to the thread Addiction XXXX9.
" [QUOTE=Bah Humbug;18025223]I didn't even get to get into the part about how at the same w/kg, the lighter rider will be burning fewer calories than the heavier rider and has (relatively) bigger glycogen stores and a (relatively) greater ability to digest sugar for energy than the heavier... "

07-29-15, 01:25 PM

halfspeed replied to the thread Addiction XXXX9.
" The bench racing thread is heating pretty nicely, too. "

07-29-15, 11:41 AM

halfspeed replied to the thread Addiction XXXX9.
" I'm enjoying the "How Much Change" thread with people responding to the OP as if it had actual coherent content. "

07-29-15, 11:28 AM

halfspeed replied to the thread In Vogue Brands.
" [QUOTE=mawashi;18024733]Perhaps, but Lance appeared to be a nice guy too. Personally if I was to get an Italian bike brands like Colnago, Pinarello, ‎Bianchi, De Rosa or even a Cinelli would come to mind first.

I have nothing against the guy or brand but there are other brands with better value... "

07-29-15, 11:25 AM