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  1. Twice in 20 years and you're letting it bother...

    Twice in 20 years and you're letting it bother you?
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    No, it's because it was awful difficult to put...

    No, it's because it was awful difficult to put ones right hand out the window.
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    Which part of his post did you fail to read? I'm...

    Which part of his post did you fail to read? I'm betting it was the part where he indicated the person had been patiently waiting behind them.

    People just aren't use to seeing hand signals...
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    I'm generally less concerned with imaginary...

    I'm generally less concerned with imaginary confrontations and more concerned with enjoying my day, my ride, my life.

    You should try it.
  5. To be fair, they're an auction service. Someone...

    To be fair, they're an auction service. Someone less inter-tube savvy brings the item to the auctioneer, may or may not write the description and turns it over. They, the auction service, get...
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    http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4018/4450317097_415...

    http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4018/4450317097_4150ae32ab_z.jpg

    I like the extra hand positions. With the protuberance at my mid-section I ain't crouching into any aero position
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    Improperly secured skewer, poor quality skewer or...

    Improperly secured skewer, poor quality skewer or the mating surfaces are compromised.
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    Rolled in one morning during 1st break. Was...

    Rolled in one morning during 1st break. Was about -15F outside, I'd made the 10 mile ride in on the fixed 1x1, sporting my famous Ninja Guinea Pig in a Wetsuit look. As I parked the bike, the...
  9. Thread: Pawn Shop buy!

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    Vintage 70s era gas pipe frame. The stem mounted...

    Vintage 70s era gas pipe frame. The stem mounted shifters are a dead give away, harpoons for the family jewels.
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    Actually it would. Unless you've got the...

    Actually it would. Unless you've got the required picks and have the experience / dexterity you can wind up trashing the seal.

    Free spinning is more an indication of adjustment, not lubrication.
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    What would the result have been without the...

    What would the result have been without the helmet?

    Facts only please, no conjecture.
  12. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Criminal_negligence

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Criminal_negligence
  13. What would you charge him with?

    What would you charge him with?
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    What part of using a music player or phone...

    What part of using a music player or phone precludes the ability to stop, look and listen? Why not just legislate that activity itself?
  15. Sorry, but are you whining about the fact that...

    Sorry, but are you whining about the fact that you're being inconvenienced? Does anyone else get to store their bikes in their rooms? The world is full of situations which people see as inequities....
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    http://www.amazon.com/Cromoly-Quill-Extender-8-25i...

    http://www.amazon.com/Cromoly-Quill-Extender-8-25in-22-2mm/dp/B000XNZUIQ

    I've used this on a conversion. They're fairly robust. Perhaps the UK iteration of Amazon carries them
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    She wanted to wear it. And I've learned it's...

    She wanted to wear it.

    And I've learned it's easier to just give in.
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    Safety Helmet Fail

    http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5123/5370060233_bb9647a6b1_z.jpg
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    Go with XT unless your a weight weenie.

    Go with XT unless your a weight weenie.
  20. You're probably a bit pigeon toed, at least when...

    You're probably a bit pigeon toed, at least when you pedal. The additional bulk of the boot accentuates the problem. Have (or had) the same issue with my Lake and Answer boots in combination with...
  21. Ease of manufacturing. Much easier to...

    Ease of manufacturing. Much easier to stamp/mill/drill/tap a piece of aluminum. No painting or surface protection.
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    I think I saw a pregnant virgin wearing one.

    I think I saw a pregnant virgin wearing one.
  23. The Kama Sutra

    The Kama Sutra
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    Why even bother? The replacement of a loose ball...

    Why even bother? The replacement of a loose ball with a cartridge bottom bracket is way too easy.
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    Justice served. Lesson learned.

    Justice served. Lesson learned.
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