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Forum: Advocacy & Safety 12-24-14, 01:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,200
Posted By Old Sarge
Cyclist Attacked in Dallas

I saw this on the TV the other day and was surprised nobody has posted it:
2 Cyclists Want Justice After Alleged Attack By Motorist CBS Dallas / Fort Worth...
Forum: Texas 07-18-14, 08:43 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,407
Posted By Old Sarge
It is probably a "contract attorney," a local...

It is probably a "contract attorney," a local attorney who is retained as "city attorney." There are some firms that specialize in this. It may even be part of the government code to require...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 06-20-14, 06:11 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,835
Posted By Old Sarge
AFAIK, none of them are carrying "machine guns." ...

AFAIK, none of them are carrying "machine guns." They are, generally, carrying semi-automatic **** style weapons. Personally, I don't care for their tactics. I am a big supporter of concealed...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 04-22-14, 07:18 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,864
Posted By Old Sarge
Or loved having me leave. :) (Truthfully, I...

Or loved having me leave. :) (Truthfully, I still work as a reserve and am the office's firearms qualification officer...I worked with a good crew.) At least one person was happy to see me leave. ...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 09-02-13, 05:11 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 8,173
Posted By Old Sarge
August was my personal best. 302.8 miles for the...

August was my personal best. 302.8 miles for the month with the longest ride being 16.2 miles. My daily goal had increased to twelve miles a day and I usually exceed it (six days a week....Sundays...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-30-13, 07:41 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 8,748
Posted By Old Sarge
There are a bunch of heavy duty riders here that...

There are a bunch of heavy duty riders here that I can't compare to but today I set a new record for a month. I got my bicycle for Christmas and had a pretty good January (176 miles) but it dropped...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-27-13, 05:13 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,835
Posted By Old Sarge
Technically, I didn't take this picture while...

Technically, I didn't take this picture while riding my bicycle but I took this picture nearly forty years ago the first time I drove through Germantown, TN. I was just curious how many horses had...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-24-13, 01:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,103
Posted By Old Sarge
I tried the glasses mounted mirror and I...

I tried the glasses mounted mirror and I couldn't"t get use to it. Tried a helmet mount and couldn't get use to it or keep it adjusted properly. Bought a Third Eye Bar End mirror and I love it. ...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-22-13, 08:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 875
Posted By Old Sarge
My last numbers were good, on a statin, but I had...

My last numbers were good, on a statin, but I had also started taking Red Yeast Rice capsules just before my visit. Am cycling more and have cut my statin dosage in half and will get blood work and...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 07-03-13, 08:52 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,676
Posted By Old Sarge
In some jurisdictions a smart lawyer, or even a...

In some jurisdictions a smart lawyer, or even a not so smart one, could get the video kicked out without the proper predicate of the video provided by testimony of the person taking the video. Of...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 05-25-13, 08:20 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 8,330
Posted By Old Sarge
In two weeks time I went from no jerseys to three...

In two weeks time I went from no jerseys to three jerseys (one 50+ and a ss and ls Clydesdale). Thanks for all of your work on this project.
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 05-20-13, 01:00 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,949
Posted By Old Sarge
Count me among the surprised! I hadn't been...

Count me among the surprised! I hadn't been reading all the messages on here lately and so was very pleasantly surprised to open an envelope, which I thought was from something else I had ordered,...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 04-25-13, 01:47 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,864
Posted By Old Sarge
Effective December 31, 2011, I retired after 45...

Effective December 31, 2011, I retired after 45 years in Law Enforcement. Last 16.5 years were as Deputy Constable (effectively I was Chief Deputy but our office wasn't large enough for that pay...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-16-13, 11:00 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,018
Posted By Old Sarge
True, I-Like-To-Bike. The town I live in is a...

True, I-Like-To-Bike. The town I live in is a "quiet zone" and trains no longer generally sound their horns in this town. Requirements, in Texas, for a quiet zone include gates at all crossings and...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-05-13, 09:20 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 871
Posted By Old Sarge
Love the video. It makes me feel more...

Love the video. It makes me feel more comfortable for replacing the tube when I get a flat.
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 03-04-13, 07:15 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,926
Posted By Old Sarge
I have been a major violator when it comes to...

I have been a major violator when it comes to subject matter. Most of the questions I have posted have been those of a newbie, whether fifteen or Fifty + 15 as I am. I have asked, or commented,...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-01-13, 05:46 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 4,113
Posted By Old Sarge
I failed in my 200 mile goal for February. In...

I failed in my 200 mile goal for February. In fact, I didn't even make 100. Mea culpa, mea culpa, mea maxima culpa. So this month I will again have a goal of 200 miles.
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 03-01-13, 05:45 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 3,818
Posted By Old Sarge
I failed in my 200 mile goal for this month. In...

I failed in my 200 mile goal for this month. In fact, I didn't even make 100. Mea culpa, mea culpa, mea maxima culpa.
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 02-27-13, 05:31 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,027
Posted By Old Sarge
I had a similar experience. I'm not a hard core...

I had a similar experience. I'm not a hard core rider but when some of my friends saw me losing weight and heard an improved report from my doctor they went out and bought bicycles. We now have a...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 02-27-13, 05:24 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 8,330
Posted By Old Sarge
Confirm mine as correct also. And please forgive...

Confirm mine as correct also. And please forgive the lack of punctuation in my previous message. Using my NEXUS7 and I don't do well on screen keyboards. :)
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 02-26-13, 07:39 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 8,330
Posted By Old Sarge
You are more than welcome I have as bit of a...

You are more than welcome I have as bit of a selfish motive since I have recently been diagnosed with diabetes and I meant that donation to be a thank you for all your hard work in handling these...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 02-23-13, 05:52 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,949
Posted By Old Sarge
Thanks for taking this on, Curtis. I've always...

Thanks for taking this on, Curtis. I've always said that if you want something done find a busy person to do it and you seem to fit the bill. Just placed an order.
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 02-16-13, 08:14 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 8,330
Posted By Old Sarge
I hope your new job leaves you some time for...

I hope your new job leaves you some time for riding. Jersey ordering should take a lower priority than family, job, and riding, IMHO. I think it is nice of you to handle this for us.
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 02-14-13, 04:03 PM
Replies: 18,940
Views: 1,478,111
Posted By Old Sarge
I have been off the bike for about five days. I...

I have been off the bike for about five days. I took it to the shop last Friday and had them make some adjustments (230 mile check up) and this was the first time I've had time to ride it. Did 9.4...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 02-14-13, 05:02 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 807
Posted By Old Sarge
Gerryattrick, that makes a lot of sense to me. I...

Gerryattrick, that makes a lot of sense to me. I am new to cycling and usually ride alone. I started for help in losing weight and getting control of some physical problems (and from my appointment...
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