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  1. Sorry I don't live car free so I was loading my...

    Sorry I don't live car free so I was loading my bike on the back of my car after a ride when I first started. Had an elderly gentleman stop in his car and ask me, "How much does one of those things...
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    The question as stated assumes it is me driving. ...

    The question as stated assumes it is me driving. Thus, depending on the legal speed limit of the road, I know exactly how fast I would be driving at this point. At this point, I am off the throttle...
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    Well then, I'll buy bikes for you and you buy...

    Well then, I'll buy bikes for you and you buy bikes for me. I'm on a small Giant (lol) and I think it would be a medium in anything else. All I see here in the west on CL is Large and Xtra Large or...
  4. It allows road bike snobs to feel superior to...

    It allows road bike snobs to feel superior to look down at someone riding and enjoying a hybrid.

    A coworker goes on 3 or 4 week long trips through the summer 300-400 miles. He rides 50-60 miles a...
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    I don't live car free, or commute, nor do I live...

    I don't live car free, or commute, nor do I live near any city where I could do this, but Pittsburgh is my "local" city.

    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania kicked off their bike share program yesterday with...
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    Also, the cyclist is pretty much me. I live in...

    Also, the cyclist is pretty much me. I live in the middle of nowhere. I ride a 55 mph road that looks exactly like this one with shoulders that look exactly like this one. It is how I get to my...
  7. Thread: Biking app?

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    I use all the free ad based versions. Mapmyride,...

    I use all the free ad based versions. Mapmyride, RidewithGPS, Strava, I've never seen any that I've tried that you have to pay for it to keep your history. I currently use both Mapmyride and...
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    This clip made the off topic "Post your WT......

    This clip made the off topic "Post your WT... Pics and GIFs " thread on another (non-cycling) forum I frequent.
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    This. I was out on a 2 lane state road similar...

    This. I was out on a 2 lane state road similar to this and had a car slow down and follow me refusing to pass once. I'm not on roads like that where I'm not completely on the shoulder very often. ...
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    I think a hybrid makes you gain weight. I lost...

    I think a hybrid makes you gain weight. I lost from 247 down to 212 riding 500+ miles on a Walmart mountain bike. Bought my hybrid and rode 1000 miles. In that 1000 miles I gained back to 230. ...
  11. I've only been pulled over once with bikes on my...

    I've only been pulled over once with bikes on my trunk mount rack. Now if I had my bike mounted on my windshield obscuring my out of inspection sticker I may not have gotten pulled over :lol:
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    I love strapping on the skates and playing...

    I love strapping on the skates and playing hockey. Everyone should be playing hockey instead of work :D

    Who ever came up with the 5 day 40 hour work week anyways. Why didn't they come up with...
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    I have a now 8 year old Fuji S700. Unfortunately...

    I have a now 8 year old Fuji S700. Unfortunately it is a large bodied "superzoom" camera and is no where near pocketable. My wife has the Canon A4000IS and I took it once. It is a piece of...
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    Does it really matter if they brought it back? ...

    Does it really matter if they brought it back? It would just be reduced down in size like the HoHos were screwing up the ratio of chocolate sponginess and creamy filling rendering them no longer the...
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    Yeah, it rained at least once quickly every day...

    Yeah, it rained at least once quickly every day we were there.

    I found it hilarious. Like I said, 103 was the coolest we saw and that was during the drive. It was 105-107 while in Disney. There...
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    I'm an "other". I don't care about long...

    I'm an "other".

    I don't care about long distance, so I wouldn't call myself a tourer. I am an explorer though.

    I live out in the middle of nowhere and happen to have an absolutely beautiful...
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    Took the wife and kids to Disney in 2010. Record...

    Took the wife and kids to Disney in 2010. Record breaking highs for beginning of June in Orlando. About 65 if that when we left PA at 3 am. I stopped for gas in Columbia, SC and nearly choked...
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    [/COLOR] Yup, also the bugs. Definitely...

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    Yup, also the bugs.

    Definitely the time can't come fast enough to ban all motor vehicles from polluting the air with pollen, dust, and bugs.

    Hint, even in the middle of nowhere...
  19. I started out with my riding on a heavy Walmart...

    I started out with my riding on a heavy Walmart mountain bike. It lived on the trunk mount bike rack. It was a full suspension goofy frame, thus quite difficult to get on and off. I never really...
  20. Thread: hot dogs

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    We eat Hebrew National. I was having a picnic...

    We eat Hebrew National. I was having a picnic last year and thought we didn't have enough with hamburgers, dogs (of course Hebrew National) and some sausages. I stopped at the store on the way home...
  21. Haven't lost anything as I drove off. I carry my...

    Haven't lost anything as I drove off. I carry my bike in the trunk and while getting the bike ready I've laid my water bottle in the frame of the trunk and then slammed my trunk closed and punctured...
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    I'm in PA. I know all about deer, LOL. ...

    I'm in PA. I know all about deer, LOL.

    Morning rides are good too because they get you going for the rest of the day. I have early meetings some mornings and have to go in the afternoon or...
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    I would get a lot more riding in if I could do...

    I would get a lot more riding in if I could do that. I'm up at 4:50 to go to work...

    I love getting up at 5:30-6:00 on the weekends to ride. I can get up and ride 25 miles and be home and the...
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    I am about an hour and a half north of...

    I am about an hour and a half north of Pittsburgh. I haven't been on the GAP yet. I rode around Pittsburgh once last year on each shore of the rivers. I didn't quite make it onto the GAP. When...
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    Used a trunk mount rack the first year. It was a...

    Used a trunk mount rack the first year. It was a pain because I started on a heavy Walmart bike. A pain because the bike didn't fit well (full suspension.) A pain because it marks up your car. A pain...
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