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Old 08-14-20, 12:26 PM
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Cyclist vs. Commuter

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Old 08-14-20, 03:47 PM
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So true!
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Old 08-14-20, 04:12 PM
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A very annoying video.
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Old 08-14-20, 05:44 PM
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Originally Posted by CycleryNorth81 View Post
I love this dude's videos, and he's spot on with this one! I especially love that it irritates boomers, too; that's icing on the cake!
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Old 08-14-20, 06:41 PM
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all you have to do is look at the clothing and you'll know
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Old 08-14-20, 07:02 PM
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Originally Posted by wolfchild View Post
A very annoying video.
Could not get passed the first minute.
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Old 08-14-20, 07:04 PM
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Originally Posted by Flip Flop Rider View Post
all you have to do is look at the clothing and you'll know
So what am I when Iím commuting in bibs, jersey and cycling shoes? How about when Iím doing wearing the same while out touring?
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Old 08-14-20, 08:12 PM
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Why do people feel compelled to put others in categories. Didn't watch the video, though I might have seen it a while ago, or something similar.

I commute on a carbon road bike sometimes with full kit, especially during the warm months. I commute on a gravel bike with studs in the winter, with multiple layers of clothing. I am a cyclocommuter, or a commuter cyclist.
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Old 08-15-20, 12:00 AM
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Originally Posted by mcours2006 View Post
Why do people feel compelled to put others in categories. Didn't watch the video, though I might have seen it a while ago, or something similar.
Over half of the video about cyclist is true about me, especially the part that I have very little social life / no relationships, and probably suicidal on the road, lol! I head out mostly to train, occassionally to run errands and I'm nearing forty. Not yet retired but I work from home.
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Old 08-15-20, 02:31 PM
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Originally Posted by indyfabz View Post
Could not get passed the first minute.

Then you missed "he has never participated in a UCI sponsored event, but he knows people who have been to Europe." That's a damn funny line.
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Old 08-15-20, 03:04 PM
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Originally Posted by mcours2006 View Post
Why do people feel compelled to put others in categories..
It happens all the time with all types of hobbies/activities/lifestyles. It's nothing new, humans have been putting each other in categories for thousands of years. I think only a psychologist could answer why humans do that.
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Old 08-15-20, 08:05 PM
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Pretentious ?
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Old 08-15-20, 08:29 PM
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Originally Posted by BoraxKid View Post
I love this dude's videos, and he's spot on with this one! I especially love that it irritates boomers, too; that's icing on the cake!
Why would it annoy baby boomers?
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Old 08-16-20, 07:25 AM
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Why would it annoy baby boomers?
ask the boomers
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Old 08-16-20, 08:35 AM
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Again ANYONE any age that is pedaling a 1,2,3,4 wheel machine is a cyclist. The video is a rather annoying but a satire look at wanna be racer boyz.
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Old 08-16-20, 09:00 AM
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Originally Posted by indyfabz View Post
So what am I when Iím commuting in bibs, jersey and cycling shoes? How about when Iím doing wearing the same while out touring?
cyclist that commutes
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Old 08-16-20, 09:05 AM
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I kept waiting for equal time making fun of commuters, but it looks like that 60 seconds of time was spent on the sponsor of the video.
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Old 08-16-20, 09:14 AM
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Originally Posted by BoraxKid View Post
I love this dude's videos, and he's spot on with this one! I especially love that it irritates boomers, too; that's icing on the cake!
Shut up, go to work and pay your taxes. I need my social security check so I can buy a faster bike.
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Old 08-16-20, 09:17 AM
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I kept waiting for equal time making fun of commuters, but it looks like that 60 seconds of time was spent on the sponsor of the video.
It would actually be funny if it spent time picking on commuters also.
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Old 08-16-20, 09:19 AM
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Originally Posted by Ferrouscious View Post
ask the boomers
The video is making fun of Gen X, not baby boomers.
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Old 08-16-20, 09:57 AM
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Originally Posted by tomato coupe View Post
The video is making fun of Gen X, not baby boomers.
ok.
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Old 08-16-20, 01:30 PM
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Originally Posted by Ferrouscious View Post
ok.
"... well into their 40s or even 50s ..." = Gen X
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Originally Posted by tomato coupe View Post
"... well into their 40s or even 50s ..." = Gen X
ok.
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