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Old 12-03-23, 05:58 AM
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I know it's been requested before, but for us cultural-Luddites & for those who may not be Americans, can everyone please include the name of the (all but those universally known, e.g. Barbie, the Carters, Sophia Loren, etc.) celebrity when posting? Love this thread but it's getting depressing being reminded of how out of touch I am.
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Old 12-03-23, 07:14 AM
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^^^^^^^ Agree. Good request. And this may go both ways: some members not knowing who Charlie Chaplin or Sophia Loren or Elizabeth Taylor are (imagine that!).
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I was just doing some 'research' and I found this (2nd July 2016):

18 Celebs Who Bike in Style

In honor of Tour de France this weekend, see the best style on two wheels.
https://www.harpersbazaar.com/celebr...style/?slide=1
I did recognise about 6/18 names.

Somebody called Pamela Anderson apparently, and definitely not Barb Wire
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Jimi Hendrix and his cousin Bob after they saw Brando in 'The Wild One"
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Billy Strings and his Fairdales

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I’m sure this has been posted…

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Jeff Daniels and Jim Carey


Jeff Daniels and Ryan Reynolds
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Neil Peart (before he got into motorcycles)

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Originally Posted by SurferRosa
Neil Peart (before he got into motorcycles)

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Well done, but who is it?
The Grinch AKA, Ben
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Originally Posted by xiaoman1
Well done, but who is it?
The Grinch AKA, Ben
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Originally Posted by gearbasher

Best Ben
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I was listening Luna today, so a shout-out to the amazingly prolific Dean Wareham.




Later followed by this guy...

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Old 12-31-23, 02:14 PM
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Good read:
Hemingway of the cycling sport.
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Originally Posted by Vintage_Cyclist

Please pardon my cultural ignorance and poor face recognition skills but who are these people?
Brent
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Originally Posted by obrentharris
Please pardon my cultural ignorance and poor face recognition skills but who are these people?
Brent
David Soul and Paul Michael Glaser AKA Starsky & Hutch

So... We might as well have Cagney & Lacey (Tyne Daly and Sharon Gless)

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this image from the Starsky & Hutch telly series of 1975-79

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gentleman in brown jacket is David Soul

rider up front is Paul Michael Glaser

likely posted because David Soul just passed at the age of eighty:

https://www.foxnews.com/entertainmen...d-soul-dead-80

fun and offbeat film for David Soul fans: Dogpound Shuffle with Ron Moody

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0072891/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1

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RIP David. One of my favorite shows as a young'un. Even loved his one hit wonder song.
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