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Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 08-09-15, 04:52 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,770
Posted By rubic
I got the Shingles vaccination a little over a...

I got the Shingles vaccination a little over a year ago. Then this last February, I got the Singles. However, it was a mild case with no residual neurological pain. I'm quite sure the vaccine kept...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-26-15, 05:06 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,025
Posted By rubic
I have been watching the TDF and enjoyed it quite...

I have been watching the TDF and enjoyed it quite a bit. Now that it is over, I have the same let down feeling as I do when I finish a good novel. I guess I better ride some more to get over this...
Forum: Southern California 03-18-15, 05:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 512
Posted By rubic
CicLAvia in San Fernando Valley

Is anybody planning on riding the CicLAvia on Sunday, March 22 in the San Fernando Valley? CicLAvia (http://beta.ciclavia.org/)
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 03-18-15, 02:11 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,000
Posted By rubic
On a hot summer day a couple of years ago, I...

On a hot summer day a couple of years ago, I forgot my water. Luckily the group went close to my house in the first 5 miles and I was able to stop off and pick up the bottles.
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 02-28-15, 04:07 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 3,529
Posted By rubic
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rpX0mPSYMC8 ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rpX0mPSYMC8

May 13, 1949

Russ Morgan, Cruising Down The River
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 02-28-15, 03:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,546
Posted By rubic
Glucosomine/chondroitin, in study after study,...

Glucosomine/chondroitin, in study after study, turns out to be snake oil, no benefit. However, these pills do work in a spurious fashion. They also work to reduce the weight of your wallet, which...
Forum: Southern California 02-28-15, 03:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,820
Posted By rubic
I wear my helmet on most of my rides and I do...

I wear my helmet on most of my rides and I do believe that it reduces the risk of serious head injuries most of the time, my choice. However, so many cyclists, including myself, sometimes go out for...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 02-15-15, 05:15 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,170
Posted By rubic
I was riding down the street and all of a sudden...

I was riding down the street and all of a sudden I hear the clang clang clang that usually indicates a broken spoke in the rear hitting the frame. So I stop and low and behold, its a drapery hook...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-28-15, 09:57 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 7,457
Posted By rubic
Retired!! Before that, I worked for a large...

Retired!! Before that, I worked for a large medical firm in technology management. I prefer retired.
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 01-20-15, 05:20 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,575
Posted By rubic
Nothing comes between me and my shorts, except...

Nothing comes between me and my shorts, except for some Beljum Budder skin lubricant.
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 12-19-14, 05:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 900
Posted By rubic
'Tis that time of year.

'Tis that time of year.
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 12-18-14, 05:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,444
Posted By rubic
I donno. Sounds like if you get too many bikes...

I donno. Sounds like if you get too many bikes you end up in the dog house.
Forum: Road Cycling 12-08-14, 07:11 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,889
Posted By rubic
Well, once the salesman angers the customer, the...

Well, once the salesman angers the customer, the sale is lost. Go to another shop.
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 11-26-14, 03:48 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,739
Posted By rubic
My grandson has a new set of Lincoln Logs. It's...

My grandson has a new set of Lincoln Logs. It's so nice to see some good old fashion toys still being sold to compete with today's digital onslaught.
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 11-22-14, 03:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 994
Posted By rubic
The gent had a quick wit and smart sense of...

The gent had a quick wit and smart sense of humor. Nothing wrong with that. Most youngsters couldn't correlate the Brrring-brrring bell sound with a phone. Freesound.org - "old telephone bell...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 11-19-14, 03:39 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,470
Posted By rubic
Happy Birthday, Bill. Now go show those...

Happy Birthday, Bill. Now go show those youngins' how riding is really done.
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 11-16-14, 06:36 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,739
Posted By rubic
I kept my magnifying glass that I used for...

I kept my magnifying glass that I used for science experiments in elementary school in the 1950's. Although not really a toy, I sure used it as such at times. How many of you used your magnifying...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 11-06-14, 06:41 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 6,377
Posted By rubic
The fit for a comfortable road bike saddle is...

The fit for a comfortable road bike saddle is uniquely personal. You know, if I sit on my more than comfortable sofa for any length of time, my butt doesn't like it. So why should a thin road bike...
Forum: Road Cycling 09-12-14, 04:22 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,039
Posted By rubic
Black coffee, raspberries with yogurt and honey...

Black coffee, raspberries with yogurt and honey and sometimes oatmeal with this dish.
Forum: Road Cycling 09-12-14, 04:10 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 5,174
Posted By rubic
What's this? Pcaddy is riding again? This calls...

What's this? Pcaddy is riding again? This calls for a cheer. BOO-RAY!!!
Forum: Foo 09-10-14, 03:26 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,733
Posted By rubic
So Ray Rice slugged the mother of his child and...

So Ray Rice slugged the mother of his child and knocked her out. Now he is out of the NFL which is good, not only for the NFL, but society in general. He got caught on video. How many other...
Forum: Road Cycling 09-10-14, 03:13 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,451
Posted By rubic
You could possibly get away with this once. ...

You could possibly get away with this once. After that, pony up the divorce lawyer dollars.
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 09-10-14, 02:55 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,092
Posted By rubic
My resting HR has always been around 60 BPM. Way...

My resting HR has always been around 60 BPM. Way back in my marathoning-running days, I could get it down to 42 BPM or so. These days, at about 100 miles per week cycling, I don't track it. If my...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 09-10-14, 02:44 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,009
Posted By rubic
If I shaved my hairy legs, I would most certainly...

If I shaved my hairy legs, I would most certainly ride faster due to the embarrassment it would cause me. Not only that, I would have to high tail it down the road to avoid my wife kicking my sit...
Forum: Road Cycling 09-08-14, 05:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,312
Posted By rubic
I don't recognize the manufacturer. However, the...

I don't recognize the manufacturer. However, the standard tubes will assure you that your frame will behave like a noodle on those downhill canyon curves.
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