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    Whats with the facial hair in fixed gear riding?

    Been seeing a large percentage of fixed gear riders sporting facial hair, whats going on there? I can only think that it keeps ur face warm in teh winter?

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    i would suppose that it is because fixed gear riders are primarily mammals

    unlike roadies who are typically amphibians or reptiles

    or commuters who tend to be birds

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    Wow.

    You really can't kill these threads, can you?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Serendipper
    Wow.

    You really can't kill these threads, can you?
    Nope.

    Just like you can't kill bottle cage threads in the roadie forum.

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    winter insulation for me. it'll go in the spring.
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    Winter is my main impetus for bushy pubic hair.





    There *dusts hands*...that oughta do it. (close this damn thing, that is)
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    Quote Originally Posted by shakeNbake
    Nope.

    Just like you can't kill bottle cage threads in the roadie forum.
    Why would you even venture to click on that forum? I'm thinking of trimming my goatee down to give me a Willy Wonka look. That wouldn't make me a hipster, would it?

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    serendipper's avatar = teh awesomest.

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    because...

    Life Is Better With A Beard

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    massive beard + shaved legs is very now

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    Quote Originally Posted by p3ntuprage
    serendipper's avatar = teh awesomest.

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    are you really surprised? we're too lazy to work on gears so what makes you think we would put the effort into shaving?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gadeux
    i would suppose that it is because fixed gear riders are primarily mammals

    unlike roadies who are typically amphibians or reptiles

    or commuters who tend to be birds
    Does that make fixie commuters bats? Sweeeeeet.

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    What is this...shaving thing...you speak of?

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    Quote Originally Posted by deathhare
    What is this...shaving thing...you speak of?

    I think he was talking about Britney.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Shiznaz
    the bagina is the frame and the fork is the wangola. The wheels are the ass nipples.

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    Quote Originally Posted by x136 View Post
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    Quote Originally Posted by eaglevii
    Does that make fixie commuters bats? Sweeeeeet.
    Dunno, but I think it makes roadie commuters pterodactyls:


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    Quote Originally Posted by jamey
    are you really surprised? we're too lazy to work on gears so what makes you think we would put the effort into shaving?

    you're gonna get sig'ed in 5...4...3...2..1...
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    It improves their training by increasing wind resistance.

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    Everyone knows that how well you trackstand is related to the length and thickness of your beard.
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    Quote Originally Posted by shakeNbake
    Nope.

    Just like you can't kill bottle cage threads in the roadie forum.
    + "what bartape should i use?" & "has anyone used (insert stupid small part that doesn't really matter)? thoughts & opinions please!"

    sometimes i can't believe i even go over there. the same goes with this forum too, just moreso with teh roadies.

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    like all the toestrap threads? i mean, yeah, toestraps matter, but all i ever use is mt. christophes, and no problem, so stfu about whatever blingy straps. hell, i think i may join the powergrip crowd soon.
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