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Campy or Shimano Rivendell for riding helmetless to Walmart while carrying a gun?

Old 01-09-07, 01:20 PM
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Campy or Shimano Rivendell for riding helmetless to Walmart while carrying a gun?

For your convenience I have combined all the major hot button topics into one thread...... Discuss....
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Riding to Walmart on the sidewalk or in the bikelane? Or VC in the WOL?
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While wearing the rainbow jersey and complaining that the cops should only enforce the laws you want enforced and only enforce them against other people besides you
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SRAM or Shimano chains? Drop bars or flat bars? Real cyclist? Fred?
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Shouldn't the thread title have also mentioned BikeDirect?
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troll?
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troll?
I don't think so as long as we can be able to laugh at ourselves a little bit.
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I made nice sling to carry my .30-.30 when cycling in my World Championship jersey to WalMart on my Campy equipped bikes. I wouldn't shoot somebody over mere Shi*mano parts. And it's much easier to access without that pesky dork hat in the way. Maybe I'm just thick headed!
 
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Do they sell Campy at Walmart? That would give me at least one reason to go.
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Originally Posted by BostonFixed
troll?
It is many trolls in one, It is a Super Troll!
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Originally Posted by velonomad
For your convenience I have combined all the major hot button topics into one thread...... Discuss....
Is that without a shirt or with a shirt? Since we're talking Walmart, it's probably without a shirt. Also, does the question consider whether one is wearing underwear under their bike shorts or not?
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The gun you buy at Walmart is a POS, and will never be as good as one from a gun store.
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How about losing some weight before buying those carbon rims, eh, fatty?
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Will you be wearing an iPod or not?
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Make sure the Rivendell has the handlebars inverted and there's a 6 pack slung from them in a plastic grocery bag and the rear rack has a milk crate zip tied to it!
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Originally Posted by Trsnrtr
Is that without a shirt or with a shirt? Since we're talking Walmart, it's probably without a shirt. Also, does the question consider whether one is wearing underwear under their bike shorts or not?
nope, the rider must be wearing old gym shorts and a black sweatshirt after dark w/ no lights!
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Originally Posted by Grasschopper
Will you be wearing an iPod or not?
no Ipod....instead, a $5.99 Walmart Cassette player w/ cheap headphones!
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If only Walmart was accessible by bike and had somewhere to tie up the bike.
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do you plan on cranking it to 400 watts and dropping an old lady with a walker?
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Originally Posted by DataJunkie
SRAM or Shimano chains? Drop bars or flat bars? Real cyclist? Fred?
Fixed gear, or hopelessly complicated and unreliable anything else?
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I always use lube my chain with rosemary-infused olive oil, making sure to bake it afterwords in a 350 degree oven for 45 minutes--not a minute longer. People who lube with Prolink--or anything else--are blowing smoke.

Ooops. wrong thread.
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I usually don't ride all the way to Wal-Mart... it's almost five miles from here. I carry my bike in the rack on my Ford Excursion and park it in the handicapped space at the church three blocks away. I don't have a legitimate handicap sticker but I made a good replica with my pirated copy of PhotoShop. I would like to support my LGS but, until they will agree to price match, I'll be buying my shotgun shells from Wal-Mart.

Oh yeah (almost forgot) I'm rocking Campy, D00d.
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Ho dudes! I was thinkin... I think it'd be real rad if I rode Africa from north to south. I prolly sound like an idiot, but I know diddly squat about bikes and thought you could help me. I really wanna do this. I need to buy one before I go in a month... and for as cheap as possible. What do ya think about this Walmart one? Thanks dudes, you all rock!
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Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe
no Ipod....instead, a $5.99 Walmart Cassette player w/ cheap headphones!
NO HEADPHONES!

small speakers taped to the handlebars!
and you must be carrying at least 1 full bag of cans you found along the way.
and wear flip flops.
and a nascar ball cap.
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