Go Back  Bike Forums > The Lounge > Foo
Reload this Page >

I could use some of that Foo Energy!!

Foo Off-Topic chit chat with no general subject.

I could use some of that Foo Energy!!

Old 08-16-13, 11:45 PM
  #1  
Tom Stormcrowe
Out fishing with Annie on his lap, a cigar in one hand and a ginger ale in the other, watching the sunset.
Thread Starter
 
Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: South Florida
Posts: 16,065

Bikes: Techna Wheelchair and a Sun EZ 3 Recumbent Trike

Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 1 Time in 1 Post
I could use some of that Foo Energy!!

I am in the hospital. I had an. Atrial fibrillation Event. I'm posting from the cardiac care unit right now. Happily this condition is very rarely fatal. It does cause strokes though.
__________________
. “He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.”- Fredrick Nietzsche

"We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals." - Immanuel Kant
Tom Stormcrowe is offline  
Old 08-17-13, 12:00 AM
  #2  
jdon
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 4,243
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 283 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Thinking positive thoughts and sending them your way Tom. Man you keep us on the edge of our seats.. Get well and stay well!
jdon is offline  
Old 08-17-13, 02:28 AM
  #3  
windhchaser 
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: baned from foo so for sure im not there .
Posts: 620

Bikes: Felt nine flow

Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 648 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 1 Time in 1 Post
hang in there dude
windhchaser is offline  
Old 08-17-13, 06:27 AM
  #4  
Cache
Senior Member
 
Cache's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Metro Exurb
Posts: 455

Bikes: 1982 Torker BMX, 1990 Cannondale Black Lightning, 1996 Cannondale F400

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Sorry to hear about your heart troubles, no redbull & cocaine for you today.
Hope the hospital food in Florida is better than in NY!!

Keeping you in my thoughts, get well soon!
Cache is offline  
Old 08-17-13, 07:19 AM
  #5  
ahsposo 
Thoroughbred Member
 
ahsposo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Santa Anita
Posts: 7,087

Bikes: A Home Built All Rounder, Bianchi 928, Specialized Langster, Dahon Folder

Mentioned: 23 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3039 Post(s)
Liked 100 Times in 67 Posts
__________________
I Am An Immigrant
ahsposo is offline  
Old 08-17-13, 07:24 AM
  #6  
bhchdh 
Senior Member
 
bhchdh's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Hampton Roads VA
Posts: 1,788

Bikes: '07 Trek 520, '09 Gary Fisher Triton, '04 Trek 8000, '85 Trek 500, '84 Trek 610, '85 Trek 510, '88 Trek 660, '92 Trek 930, Trek Multitrack 700

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 19 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Tom, heal well and soon.
__________________
"When I hear another express an opinion, which is not mine, I say to myself, He has a right to his opinion, as I to mine; why should I question it. His error does me no injury, and shall I become a Don Quixot to bring all men by force of argument, to one opinion? If a fact be misstated, it is probable he is gratified by a belief of it, and I have no right to deprive him of the gratification."

T. Jefferson
bhchdh is offline  
Old 08-17-13, 07:25 AM
  #7  
Artkansas 
Pedaled too far.
 
Artkansas's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: La Petite Roche
Posts: 12,851
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 1 Time in 1 Post
Good thoughts going towards you. Get better.

No instagram photos of the hospital food needed.
__________________
"He who serves all, best serves himself" Jack London

Originally Posted by Bjforrestal View Post
I don't care if you are on a unicycle, as long as you're not using a motor to get places you get props from me. We're here to support each other. Share ideas, and motivate one another to actually keep doing it.
Artkansas is offline  
Old 08-17-13, 07:35 AM
  #8  
eja_ bottecchia
Senior Member
 
eja_ bottecchia's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 5,300
Mentioned: 5 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 736 Post(s)
Liked 92 Times in 70 Posts
Thoughts and prayers for a speedy and full recovery.

+1 on the hospital food pictures.
eja_ bottecchia is offline  
Old 08-17-13, 07:36 AM
  #9  
AnthonyG
Senior Member
 
AnthonyG's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Queanbeyan, Australia.
Posts: 3,850
Mentioned: 43 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1616 Post(s)
Liked 3 Times in 3 Posts
I hope you feel better soon Tom.

Anthony
AnthonyG is online now  
Old 08-17-13, 09:20 AM
  #10  
ilikebikes
K2ProFlex baby!
 
ilikebikes's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: My response would have been something along the lines of: "Does your bike have computer controlled suspension? Then shut your piehole, this baby is from the future!"
Posts: 6,087

Bikes: to many to list

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mr Stormcrowe, take your time and get better.
__________________
You see, their morals, their code...it's a bad joke, dropped at the first sign of trouble. They're only as good as the world allows them to be. I'll show you. When the chips are down, these...These "civilized" people...they'll eat each other. See, I'm not a monster. I'm just ahead of the curve
ilikebikes is offline  
Old 08-17-13, 09:45 AM
  #11  
toytech 
Senior Member
 
toytech's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: san leandro
Posts: 1,453

Bikes: enough bikes to qualify for Hoarders......

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Here's to a speedy recovery.
__________________
"Never kick a fresh turd on a hot day."--Harry S. Truman
toytech is offline  
Old 08-17-13, 09:58 AM
  #12  
no motor?
Senior Member
 
no motor?'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Chicagoland
Posts: 6,080

Bikes: Specialized Hardrock

Mentioned: 23 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 958 Post(s)
Liked 60 Times in 45 Posts
Originally Posted by Artkansas View Post
Good thoughts going towards you. Get better.

No instagram photos of the hospital food needed.
Or descriptions of the food either, I'm sure you can do better in your smoker.
no motor? is offline  
Old 08-17-13, 10:35 AM
  #13  
overthehillmedi
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Nanaimo.B.C. The We't coast of Canada
Posts: 1,287
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Get Well, Toot Sweet.*





* W'et coast Canuck French means real quik!
overthehillmedi is offline  
Old 08-17-13, 11:22 AM
  #14  
Alfster 
long time visiter
 
Alfster's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: in the Northern Tundra
Posts: 653

Bikes: 2005 Trek 6700 disc 2007 Orbea Onix 2009 Raleigh One Way

Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 32 Post(s)
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Get well soon Tom. Those weird-looking, Florida fish are waiting for you
Alfster is offline  
Old 08-17-13, 07:46 PM
  #15  
Will G
Senior Member
 
Will G's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Granbury, Texas
Posts: 710
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 51 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 1 Time in 1 Post
Get better soon! We have people asking about mausoleums and you do not want to get close to that conversation.
Will G is offline  
Old 08-17-13, 07:54 PM
  #16  
BenzFanatic
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Chicagoland area
Posts: 81
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 94 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 1 Time in 1 Post
Feel better and get out of that hospital asap!
BenzFanatic is offline  
Old 08-17-13, 08:01 PM
  #17  
windhchaser 
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: baned from foo so for sure im not there .
Posts: 620

Bikes: Felt nine flow

Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 648 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 1 Time in 1 Post
has anyone heard from tom today?
windhchaser is offline  
Old 08-17-13, 08:31 PM
  #18  
StupidlyBrave 
Chepooka
 
StupidlyBrave's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: South Central PA
Posts: 1,167

Bikes: 1990 Trek 1400 7spd; 2001 Litespeed Arenberg 10 speed

Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 220 Post(s)
Liked 5 Times in 5 Posts
get well soon!
StupidlyBrave is offline  
Old 08-17-13, 10:41 PM
  #19  
Tom Stormcrowe
Out fishing with Annie on his lap, a cigar in one hand and a ginger ale in the other, watching the sunset.
Thread Starter
 
Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: South Florida
Posts: 16,065

Bikes: Techna Wheelchair and a Sun EZ 3 Recumbent Trike

Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 1 Time in 1 Post
Well,looking better on my end or no change!

1) Surgery very unlikely......the adhesion appears to be resolving itself. this also means the blockage is breaking up.

2) A-Fib and BP are still a factor, but resolvable through meds adjustment.
__________________
. “He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.”- Fredrick Nietzsche

"We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals." - Immanuel Kant
Tom Stormcrowe is offline  
Old 08-17-13, 11:28 PM
  #20  
Rltot
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Living in the Great State of Confusion
Posts: 92
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Get out of that hospital soon! There are fish to be caught!
Rltot is offline  
Old 08-18-13, 11:58 AM
  #21  
Michigander
Banned.
 
Michigander's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Posts: 1,726

Bikes: Giant ATX 1200, Schwinn Peleton

Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 437 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Glad to hear you should be getting better without further complication. I do believe that Rltot is correct, you need to mend up and get back in the water.
Michigander is offline  
Old 08-18-13, 12:42 PM
  #22  
jdon
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 4,243
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 283 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Good news Tom. No talk of ablation for the A-Fib?
jdon is offline  
Old 08-18-13, 01:22 PM
  #23  
3alarmer
******
 
3alarmer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: The Big Tomato
Posts: 17,272

Bikes: old ones

Mentioned: 227 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 14578 Post(s)
Liked 76 Times in 65 Posts
........as soon as I heard you were in the hospital, I baked you a get well cake.



Then I remembered they would not let you eat it in there, so rather than waste it, I ate it.
I wish you would stop doing this illness stuff, because I'm starting to notice some weight gain.
3alarmer is offline  
Old 08-18-13, 04:00 PM
  #24  
CbadRider
Senior Member
 
CbadRider's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: On the bridge with Picard
Posts: 5,935

Bikes: Specialized Allez, Specialized Sirrus

Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 13 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feel better, Tom.
__________________
Originally Posted by Xerum 525 View Post
Now get on your cheap bike and give me a double century. You walking can of Crisco!!

Forum Guidelines *click here*
CbadRider is offline  
Old 08-18-13, 04:09 PM
  #25  
Tom Stormcrowe
Out fishing with Annie on his lap, a cigar in one hand and a ginger ale in the other, watching the sunset.
Thread Starter
 
Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: South Florida
Posts: 16,065

Bikes: Techna Wheelchair and a Sun EZ 3 Recumbent Trike

Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 1 Time in 1 Post
Originally Posted by jdon View Post
Good news Tom. No talk of ablation for the A-Fib?
My A-Fib type is not a good candidate for ablation. It's due to an abnormality in the S-A Node (Primary rhythm control nerve group for the heart). p(.02) of a successful outcome, so no, I won't be doing ablation. Risk grossly outweighs the reward, in this case.
__________________
. “He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.”- Fredrick Nietzsche

"We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals." - Immanuel Kant
Tom Stormcrowe is offline  

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.