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Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-28-16, 04:30 PM
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Views: 84,161
Posted By mollusk
Know much JJ Cale? Even if you don't know...

Know much JJ Cale?

Even if you don't know him you probably know lots of his songs: They Call Me the Breeze, After Midnight, Cocaine, etc.

"Magnolia" is awesome. Lucinda Williams did a cover and...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-24-16, 03:33 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 84,161
Posted By mollusk
A few years ago I bought an old (1986) Serrota...

A few years ago I bought an old (1986) Serrota steel bike with C-Record except for the brakes and pedals. It didn't have pedals and the Modolo Professional brakes it came with work better than the...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-17-16, 07:06 PM
Replies: 5,670
Views: 189,111
Posted By mollusk
+1 In ascending order, of course. Cavendish...

+1

In ascending order, of course. Cavendish and Sagan are giving a high level course on how to follow wheels in this year's TdF. It is cool when one guy does it, but it is really cool when two...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-16-16, 02:03 PM
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Views: 189,111
Posted By mollusk
Thanks for the kind words everyone. I am now...

Thanks for the kind words everyone.

I am now in tourist mode when riding.

I do miss racing and being race fit, though.

Best of luck for those pinning on numbers.
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-12-16, 04:31 PM
Replies: 1,521
Views: 72,875
Posted By mollusk
I thought it might be in Fortran, but cool as it...

I thought it might be in Fortran, but cool as it is.
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-12-16, 04:01 PM
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Views: 189,111
Posted By mollusk
My training status: No longer a racer. Now riding...

My training status: No longer a racer. Now riding for fun.

I really miss being fast, but I don't miss the pain and suffering to be there. And being old with health concerns make it very unlikely I...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 07-12-16, 03:25 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 84,161
Posted By mollusk
Just started REM Monster. Very underrated disc.

Just started REM Monster. Very underrated disc.
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 06-15-16, 08:15 PM
Replies: 4,820
Views: 741,455
Posted By mollusk
Pad thai is kind of bland, especially when...

Pad thai is kind of bland, especially when considering it is Thai cuisine, and so one of the dominant flavors will be the fish sauce. Fish sauce and "spaghetti" sauce (I know that I could have said...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 06-15-16, 07:08 PM
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Views: 741,455
Posted By mollusk
Late dinner. Friends dropped by that I had...

Late dinner.

Friends dropped by that I had promised excellent cocktails to and made them martinis using Old Raj gin.

Now cooking pork chops au Poivre with mashed potatoes and corn on the cob....
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 06-15-16, 07:03 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 84,161
Posted By mollusk
Listening to Grofe's Grand Canyon Suite. Very...

Listening to Grofe's Grand Canyon Suite. Very cheesy, but the vinyl recording is awesome.
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 06-13-16, 03:43 PM
Replies: 1,521
Views: 72,875
Posted By mollusk
Communicating with my contact about the work has...

Communicating with my contact about the work has never been a problem.

The person that I work with scheduled a web meeting for last Friday and I agreed to it, but told him what was going on by...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 06-12-16, 02:46 PM
Replies: 1,521
Views: 72,875
Posted By mollusk
I have been doing some consulting with a huge...

I have been doing some consulting with a huge multi-national firm and it has gone fubar. I have delivered 95% of the code and only just got paid for 50%. My invoices and Statement of Work has...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 06-07-16, 01:47 PM
Replies: 4,820
Views: 741,455
Posted By mollusk
I'm cooking penne and shrimp with a sauce made...

I'm cooking penne and shrimp with a sauce made with roasted red peppers, sun-dried tomatoes, garlic, basil, crushed red pepper, parmesan, and heavy cream tonight. Having a riding buddy/former...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 06-02-16, 06:12 PM
Replies: 1,521
Views: 72,875
Posted By mollusk
Well, I did know a number of languages before, so...

Well, I did know a number of languages before, so it wasn't that hard.
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 06-02-16, 04:38 PM
Replies: 1,521
Views: 72,875
Posted By mollusk
Dealing with the "partners" that I had to sign up...

Dealing with the "partners" that I had to sign up with to do my last consulting gig. They are the go between for me and the multinational company I am working for. And the "partners" are totally...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 06-02-16, 04:21 PM
Replies: 361
Views: 24,683
Posted By mollusk
Probably too much info but Caffeine status =...

Probably too much info but Caffeine status = Decaffeinated

Off the stuff except for an occasional half cup in the morning.

No more Mexican Cokes. Sigh.

I was having occasional afib a while...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 05-22-16, 04:11 PM
Replies: 1,521
Views: 72,875
Posted By mollusk
I needed to learn C overnight once upon a time. ...

I needed to learn C overnight once upon a time.

C is awesome, but very dangerous. You can do anything with it.
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 05-22-16, 03:19 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 84,161
Posted By mollusk
Heavy Weather is a great album. Love it. I have a...

Heavy Weather is a great album. Love it. I have a first release vinyl copy that sounds awesome.

Last night I saw Courtney B on SNL when channel surfing. Like I have said on the 33 before that I...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 05-19-16, 03:59 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 84,161
Posted By mollusk
Birds of Fire is an album that I totally hated...

Birds of Fire is an album that I totally hated when it came out. I was in college at that time and was trying hard to educate some of my friends about modern jazz. It destroyed everything I was...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 05-19-16, 02:38 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 84,161
Posted By mollusk
Now going to play *****es Brew off my ancient...

Now going to play *****es Brew off my ancient vinyl from end to end to solidify the musical concepts in my son while he writes his first draft.

He did tell me that listening to the music mentioned...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 05-19-16, 02:28 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 84,161
Posted By mollusk
Last time I saw him was around 1980 with Larry...

Last time I saw him was around 1980 with Larry Coryell as the warm-up and he was solo. Larry was great, but John was deep into his Mahavishnu (did I spell that right?) Orchestra phase and it was...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 05-19-16, 02:06 PM
Replies: 1,633
Views: 84,161
Posted By mollusk
My youngest is taking a writing course with a...

My youngest is taking a writing course with a musical theme. He elected to write about his take-away from a selection from a book that talks about the influence (impulse) of gospel, blues, and jazz...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 04-28-16, 04:52 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,311
Posted By mollusk
Not exclusively a pre-race thing, but a pre-ride...

Not exclusively a pre-race thing, but a pre-ride thing:

Squeeze both brakes hard and then bounce the front wheel.

Not a superstition, but a ritual. Just wanting to make sure that both brake...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 04-28-16, 03:58 PM
Replies: 4,820
Views: 741,455
Posted By mollusk
Tonight is pedestrian: Fish tacos. I love them...

Tonight is pedestrian: Fish tacos. I love them with shredded cabbage and chipotle and sour cream.

But this weekend I am braising brisket in a bourbon and stout mixture. Then it gets a peach...
Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 03-31-16, 04:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,294
Posted By mollusk
Never crashed in a race, but got screwed up by...

Never crashed in a race, but got screwed up by other people crashing numerous times. I have very good "Spidey" senses and always knew when the feces would be hitting the rotating blades. As a then...
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