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Singlespeed & Fixed Gear "I still feel that variable gears are only for people over forty-five. Isn't it better to triumph by the strength of your muscles than by the artifice of a derailer? We are getting soft...As for me, give me a fixed gear!"-- Henri Desgrange (31 January 1865 - 16 August 1940)

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Old 11-14-10, 05:46 AM   #1
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what do YOU fixie for?

fer me is my primary mode of transportation. to get around where i need to be as quickly as possible, without getting hit by or running into cars.
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Old 11-14-10, 07:31 AM   #2
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Just so I have an excuse to read the constant stream of brilliant literature in this forum.
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Old 11-14-10, 07:59 AM   #3
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absolute geniouse!
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cause I'm a hipster
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uhh, were you supposed to have a reason?
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This thread almost full of win. Just need Vixtor and Bananas.
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dolla bils, yo

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Same reason I smoke (it looks cool).
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To pick up hipster girls. It's so hard to get up hills though. and sometimes I want to coast but I can't and I'm sad about that too. Also I try to match all the colors on my bike too, and then enter a fashion show. Full of hipsters.
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I fixie for world peace.
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i fixie for street cred

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to find new places to put braks

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to find new places to put braks
don't you mean breaks?
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^ thats actually kinda smart... i mean donglecorn.

its brakes.
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That looks like it could hurt very much, but... is interesting none the less.



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Old 11-14-10, 03:20 PM   #19
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So I can reply to this thread.
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so i can cry myself to sleep at night
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I'm sorry, am I mistaken or did you just verb'd a noun?
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Old 11-14-10, 03:28 PM   #22
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After reading this thread? Or simply thinking about it?



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i accidentally the whole fixie
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Old 11-14-10, 03:31 PM   #24
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Cause you don't look as cool walking around with a messenger bag.
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Same reason I smoke (it looks cool).
yep, that pretty much explains it for me.
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