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Addiction LXXVIII

Old 06-27-20, 10:17 PM
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Originally Posted by RUOkie
Hi. After 4 yrs, I logged on. Was just told about PCAD by Rog (if anyone remembers him). I was pretty sad about it despite my not so good relationship with him. So while logged in I thought I'd say hello. Still riding the same bikes, will be riding my age tomorrow for my birthday (53m), then eating lots of food and likely drinking one too many IPAs.
My private practice gave up the ghost, and I'm working for the VA and loving it, (COVID aside). I got remarried in 2016 and am the dad to a teenage girl (who alternates between being the best person in the world and driving me insane). So my life is blessed.

See you in another 4 yrs.
Miss you RUOkie. Enjoy the good life.
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Old 06-27-20, 10:39 PM
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Originally Posted by DougRNS
The Mrs. Is making pasta fagioli for lunch tomorrow. I am looking forward to it.

Where is [MENTION=351576]Heathpack[/MENTION]?
Im around. Social media feels depressing these days so I’ve been stepping back some. Whoa on PCad. That’s tough.

Got the final hoop jumped to make the 3 day work week a thing in Sept. yay.

Work is very busy.

Old interns finish this week. <sob>

cooking a lot, and mixology fun

doing a long ride tomorrow

have a TT on my schedule in Aug, we’ll see

yosemite in a week and a half, restricted entry so no crowds

planning on Park City mountain biking 2 weeks in Sept, then Moab in Oct including the white Rim trail, then Sedona in Nov.

puppy love hurt her back but is feeling better now

today is Mr Hs and RUOkies birthdays
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Old 06-28-20, 04:05 AM
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Old 06-28-20, 04:43 AM
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Good Morning. Get to pick up this rascal today.

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Originally Posted by LAJ
Good Morning. Get to pick up this rascal today.

cute!
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Old 06-28-20, 05:02 AM
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LAJ Congratulations on the new kid!
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Old 06-28-20, 05:08 AM
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Thanks! Flying to Wichita via Phoenix... The things we do for our kids.
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Old 06-28-20, 05:09 AM
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Happy Birthday Mr. H!
ROUkie!
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Old 06-28-20, 05:12 AM
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Originally Posted by LAJ
Happy Birthday Mr. H!
ROUkie!
This.

Oh, and time to ride.
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Old 06-28-20, 05:21 AM
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Oh, yesterday’s almost century was with two others. In the rain one of the riders started literally foaming at the chamois (obviously had not thoroughly rinsed out all the detergent) which made him the butt of several immature jokes during the ride.
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Old 06-28-20, 05:23 AM
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Originally Posted by LAJ
Good Morning. Get to pick up this rascal today.

That wrinkly face!
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Old 06-28-20, 05:24 AM
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Originally Posted by datlas
Oh, yesterday’s almost century was with two others. In the rain one of the riders started literally foaming at the chamois (obviously had not thoroughly rinsed out all the detergent) which made him the butt of several immature jokes during the ride.
I hope for his sake that wasn't as itchy as it sounds.
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Old 06-28-20, 05:56 AM
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Originally Posted by LAJ
Good Morning. Get to pick up this rascal today.
Welcome home Lotus!
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Old 06-28-20, 05:58 AM
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Originally Posted by LAJ
Good Morning. Get to pick up this rascal today.

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Originally Posted by Heathpack

today is Mr Hs and RUOkies birthdays
to Mr H and RUOkie
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Originally Posted by Bah Humbug
I hope for his sake that wasn't as itchy as it sounds.
no, butt it was clean
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The skies are distinctly brown - trainer sessions today I think.
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Old 06-28-20, 06:30 AM
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Originally Posted by bampilot06



good morning.
where to today?
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In regards to Pcads passing. I'm am experiencing a strange contemplative mood. I can't really put it into words..the surealness of the situation . His tongue in cheek predictions of how he would likely meet his end, and the actuality. Just raises goose bumps on my arms.
Its just to damn sad to think about.
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Originally Posted by LAJ
Happy Birthday Mr. H!
ROUkie!
Combining birthdays to keep the work load low, genius!

. No cake for me I'm dieting....
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Old 06-28-20, 06:46 AM
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Originally Posted by seedsbelize
Velo Vol has been noticeably gone
And I'm right there with you on the pondering part
He and Pcad had a special connection, as did Pcad and Coasting.
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Originally Posted by Heathpack
Im around. Social media feels depressing these days so I’ve been stepping back some. Whoa on PCad. That’s tough.

Got the final hoop jumped to make the 3 day work week a thing in Sept. yay.

Work is very busy.

Old interns finish this week. <sob>

cooking a lot, and mixology fun

doing a long ride tomorrow

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yosemite in a week and a half, restricted entry so no crowds

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puppy love hurt her back but is feeling better now

today is Mr Hs and RUOkies birthdays
to Mr. H
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No riding for me today, I'm on call. I could roll the dice..... No, no that would be wrong.
Think I'll work on the house and hot rod today. Maybe I'll try to clean the garage ..........Ha ha ha ha ha ha ha, woo! .... who am I kidding?
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Having a bit of triple berry pie with my coffee this morning. One of the berries it raspberry. It is delicious.

Tag:Velo Vol
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Originally Posted by phrantic09
where to today?

evvansville and then champaign for the night.
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