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  1. I started out about five years ago with an old...

    I started out about five years ago with an old (heavy) 12 speed. I convinced myself that there was no way I could climb the big hills just outside my door
    with such an old bicycle with so few...
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    My daily rider. 431814

    My daily rider.
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  3. It never gets easier, you just go faster. ~ Greg...

    It never gets easier, you just go faster.
    ~ Greg LeMond

    Just keep riding.
  4. Yes.... I think you do. So far.

    Yes.... I think you do. So far.
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    Yeah. I understand the odds. I think it pretty...

    Yeah. I understand the odds. I think it pretty much translates to... there will be blood. And that's ether driving or bicycling. The odds catch up to everyone... sooner or later. With the idea that...
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    I've always been attracted to a simple lifestyle....

    I've always been attracted to a simple lifestyle. I started getting the Mother Earth News (a magazine that advocates living simple and closer to the land) in the early 70's. I've tried serious...
  7. :thumb: I like that definition.

    :thumb: I like that definition.
  8. I always thought of garage queen's as bikes...

    I always thought of garage queen's as bikes properly stored. I call bicycles deliberately preserved (as to keep looking new) as "wall queen's".

    Where as a "barn find" can be soiled rusty and...
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    I disagree with the way those stats are complied....

    I disagree with the way those stats are complied. It looks to me to be MUCH safer to bicycle in America than at least most other nations. Estimating cyclists as a percent of traffic is always iffy....
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    I am a home automation enthusiast. Much of my...

    I am a home automation enthusiast. Much of my home lighting, security, and some theater operations are completely automated using a small laptop. I can also control many functions with voice control,...
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    +1 These threads seem to always forget that....

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    These threads seem to always forget that. All machines fail... even the bio-mechanical machines... that operate the all-mechanical ones. People are just people. Criminal charges are for people...
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    I use another completely diet app brand. For...

    I use another completely diet app brand.

    For many people... a little over eating and under exercising is easily corrected with a little knowledge. Such an app can help a lot of realize that it...
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    No damage is ever caused to a bicycle by...

    No damage is ever caused to a bicycle by carefully laying it on the ground/gravel/concrete. The prevailing reason to use a kickstand... is to save the cyclist the effort of bending over to stand up...
  14. Even with burglaries police around here.... just...

    Even with burglaries police around here.... just complete the reports for you to turn into your insurer.

    If the bicycle could connect to the owner via some sort of Bluetooth paired device that...
  15. I keep my ID, cash (and change) phone, (and keys)...

    I keep my ID, cash (and change) phone, (and keys) all in a Ziploc bag, I used to use the flimsier sandwich sized bags but upgraded to the tougher slightly larger Ziploc bags.

    Nice thing about the...
  16. I've found even bikes that measure near identical...

    I've found even bikes that measure near identical in setup and are made of seemingly the same materials can have completely different levels of comfort. I think this antidotal tidbit applies here.......
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    https://www.paypal-community.com/t5/Fraud-phishing...

    https://www.paypal-community.com/t5/Fraud-phishing-and-spoof-Archive/Is-this-a-scam-Someone-wants-to-pay-me-for-an-item-I-am-selling/td-p/186498
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    A guy from Ontario, Canada maybe? :lol:

    A guy from Ontario, Canada maybe? :lol:
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    +1 I am sure nether of us feel bicycling to...

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    I am sure nether of us feel bicycling to be particularly dangerous. But cycling does have inherent risks... that just cannot be negated or as a practical matter ignored.

    I know some feel...
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    Joy is a deliberate emotion... it's interesting...

    Joy is a deliberate emotion... it's interesting that you chose to use the word "Joy" with "oblivious". Like if we all knew as much as you.... we'd be too smart to be happy?!?! But thank you for your...
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    I don't know that I always can... I think I can...

    I don't know that I always can... I think I can be as distracted by my own interests as anyone (I am only human). This "fanboy" thing has probability always been with us.
    In America, it is sport...
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    Sportsmanship is an ideal. It's what we strive...

    Sportsmanship is an ideal. It's what we strive for and almost always fail to achieve. Unobtainable goals are important to have. Because we can then always get better. We can grow, improve, and have...
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    I have found the physical changes are somewhat...

    I have found the physical changes are somewhat unavoidable. Although a bit of dieting and exercise goes a long way... deterioration from age is relentless as well as effective.

    But social skills...
  24. I tried on new helmets at the LBS the other day....

    I tried on new helmets at the LBS the other day. None of them felt comfortable. Maybe I was too picky. You're gutsy to just "order" one.
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    Your absolutely (and pointlessly) correct! The...

    Your absolutely (and pointlessly) correct! The odds of being killed or injured while cycling... or about anything else is very limited. Don't pretend that I am proclaiming cycling as dangerous... I...
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