Go Back  Bike Forums > Bike Forums > Road Cycling
Reload this Page >

Addiction LXXX

Notices
Road Cycling “It is by riding a bicycle that you learn the contours of a country best, since you have to sweat up the hills and coast down them. Thus you remember them as they actually are, while in a motor car only a high hill impresses you, and you have no such accurate remembrance of country you have driven through as you gain by riding a bicycle.” -- Ernest Hemingway

Addiction LXXX

Old 12-14-20, 05:06 PM
  #8926  
cowboy, steel horse, etc
 
LesterOfPuppets's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: The hot spot.
Posts: 45,064

Bikes: everywhere

Mentioned: 74 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 12899 Post(s)
Liked 7,824 Times in 4,156 Posts
Originally Posted by Velo Vol
What shows are interesting? That's what I'm asking.
BBC: Global News Podcast, Business Weekly, History Hour, History Extra
TWiT: TWiT, Security Now, sometimes TWiG, etc.
Bloomberg: Surveillance, Intelligence
Alaska News Nightly
The Daily (NYT)
Never Not Funny
MRR Radio
Crackpot and Buzzkill (AKA The No Agenda Show)
The little lady likes Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone, so I listen to that quite a bit.
LesterOfPuppets is offline  
Likes For LesterOfPuppets:
Old 12-14-20, 05:08 PM
  #8927  
cowboy, steel horse, etc
 
LesterOfPuppets's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: The hot spot.
Posts: 45,064

Bikes: everywhere

Mentioned: 74 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 12899 Post(s)
Liked 7,824 Times in 4,156 Posts
I also enjoy listening to a poker podcast even though I haven't played in years: Ante Up.
LesterOfPuppets is offline  
Old 12-14-20, 05:10 PM
  #8928  
VFL For Life
 
Velo Vol's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Knoxville, TN
Posts: 51,436

Bikes: Velo Volmobile

Mentioned: 781 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 28808 Post(s)
Liked 1,885 Times in 1,339 Posts
Originally Posted by LesterOfPuppets
BBC: Global News Podcast, Business Weekly, History Hour, History Extra
TWiT: TWiT, Security Now, sometimes TWiG, etc.
Bloomberg: Surveillance, Intelligence
Alaska News Nightly
The Daily (NYT)
Never Not Funny
MRR Radio
Crackpot and Buzzkill (AKA The No Agenda Show)
The little lady likes Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone, so I listen to that quite a bit.
wut
__________________
Originally Posted by Velo Vol
People here don't get it.
Velo Vol is online now  
Old 12-14-20, 05:14 PM
  #8929  
Should Be More Popular
 
datlas's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Malvern, PA (20 miles West of Philly)
Posts: 43,178

Bikes: 1986 Alpine (steel road bike), 2009 Ti Habenero, 2013 Specialized Roubaix

Mentioned: 561 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 22702 Post(s)
Liked 9,058 Times in 4,208 Posts
Originally Posted by Velo Vol
Not this week. #GoldenSnowball


I am in the 12-18 zone. Time to wax the XC skis.
__________________
Originally Posted by rjones28
Addiction is all about class.
datlas is offline  
Likes For datlas:
Old 12-14-20, 05:16 PM
  #8930  
cowboy, steel horse, etc
 
LesterOfPuppets's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: The hot spot.
Posts: 45,064

Bikes: everywhere

Mentioned: 74 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 12899 Post(s)
Liked 7,824 Times in 4,156 Posts
AC Delco "Professional" steering boots come with Zip-ties? Doesn't seem very pro

LesterOfPuppets is offline  
Old 12-14-20, 05:17 PM
  #8931  
cowboy, steel horse, etc
 
LesterOfPuppets's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: The hot spot.
Posts: 45,064

Bikes: everywhere

Mentioned: 74 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 12899 Post(s)
Liked 7,824 Times in 4,156 Posts
Originally Posted by Velo Vol
wut
You don't care about Alaska?
LesterOfPuppets is offline  
Old 12-14-20, 05:20 PM
  #8932  
cowboy, steel horse, etc
 
LesterOfPuppets's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: The hot spot.
Posts: 45,064

Bikes: everywhere

Mentioned: 74 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 12899 Post(s)
Liked 7,824 Times in 4,156 Posts
In bear news (South Lake Tahoe):


LesterOfPuppets is offline  
Likes For LesterOfPuppets:
Old 12-14-20, 05:24 PM
  #8933  
Silver Comet Fred
 
DougRNS's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: NW Metro Atl.
Posts: 12,186

Bikes: 1

Mentioned: 145 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 8904 Post(s)
Liked 3,069 Times in 1,774 Posts
Originally Posted by BillyD
He longs for Canada.

Yet hates the cold.
You've described the paradox that is our little mousey, formerly bearish friend.
#DefiesLogic
DougRNS is offline  
Old 12-14-20, 05:25 PM
  #8934  
VFL For Life
 
Velo Vol's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Knoxville, TN
Posts: 51,436

Bikes: Velo Volmobile

Mentioned: 781 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 28808 Post(s)
Liked 1,885 Times in 1,339 Posts
Originally Posted by LesterOfPuppets
You don't care about Alaska?
It's way down the list.
__________________
Originally Posted by Velo Vol
People here don't get it.
Velo Vol is online now  
Old 12-14-20, 05:29 PM
  #8935  
cowboy, steel horse, etc
 
LesterOfPuppets's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: The hot spot.
Posts: 45,064

Bikes: everywhere

Mentioned: 74 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 12899 Post(s)
Liked 7,824 Times in 4,156 Posts
Originally Posted by Velo Vol
It's way down the list.
There are bears there and it's quite large.

16 times
You could fit Tennessee into Alaska 16 times! One-fifth the size of the Lower 48, Alaska is bigger than Texas, California, and Montana combined!
LesterOfPuppets is offline  
Old 12-14-20, 05:32 PM
  #8936  
cowboy, steel horse, etc
 
LesterOfPuppets's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: The hot spot.
Posts: 45,064

Bikes: everywhere

Mentioned: 74 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 12899 Post(s)
Liked 7,824 Times in 4,156 Posts
WELY live stream is pretty awesome, if the northern reaches of Minnesota is more your speed.

LesterOfPuppets is offline  
Old 12-14-20, 05:37 PM
  #8937  
• —
 
Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: Land of Pleasant Living
Posts: 12,306

Bikes: Shmikes

Mentioned: 59 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 10217 Post(s)
Liked 5,924 Times in 3,193 Posts
Originally Posted by LesterOfPuppets
AC Delco "Professional" steering boots come with Zip-ties? Doesn't seem very pro

Whaddaya want, hose clamps?
MoAlpha is offline  
Old 12-14-20, 05:37 PM
  #8938  
Silver Comet Fred
 
DougRNS's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: NW Metro Atl.
Posts: 12,186

Bikes: 1

Mentioned: 145 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 8904 Post(s)
Liked 3,069 Times in 1,774 Posts
Originally Posted by MoAlpha
Tell you something: Our area, situated in the inner suburbs of DC and part of a very diverse county, is by far the least diverse and whitest place I have ever established domicile.
probably the wealthiest too.
#LookingOutForNumberOne
DougRNS is offline  
Old 12-14-20, 05:40 PM
  #8939  
Silver Comet Fred
 
DougRNS's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: NW Metro Atl.
Posts: 12,186

Bikes: 1

Mentioned: 145 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 8904 Post(s)
Liked 3,069 Times in 1,774 Posts
Originally Posted by DougRNS
probably the wealthiest too.
#LookingOutForNumberOne
Which reminds me of this
DougRNS is offline  
Old 12-14-20, 05:44 PM
  #8940  
Silver Comet Fred
 
DougRNS's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: NW Metro Atl.
Posts: 12,186

Bikes: 1

Mentioned: 145 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 8904 Post(s)
Liked 3,069 Times in 1,774 Posts
Originally Posted by Velo Vol
Well? No one here listens to podcasts?
Is that like a daily newspaper column?
DougRNS is offline  
Old 12-14-20, 05:46 PM
  #8941  
Silver Comet Fred
 
DougRNS's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: NW Metro Atl.
Posts: 12,186

Bikes: 1

Mentioned: 145 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 8904 Post(s)
Liked 3,069 Times in 1,774 Posts
Originally Posted by Velo Vol
No such things here.
no such number? No such zone?
#ReturnToSender
DougRNS is offline  
Likes For DougRNS:
Old 12-14-20, 05:48 PM
  #8942  
VFL For Life
 
Velo Vol's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Knoxville, TN
Posts: 51,436

Bikes: Velo Volmobile

Mentioned: 781 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 28808 Post(s)
Liked 1,885 Times in 1,339 Posts
Originally Posted by LesterOfPuppets
There are bears there and it's quite large.
I get enough bear content in the local news, and don't have much desire to know what's happening in Juneau.
__________________
Originally Posted by Velo Vol
People here don't get it.
Velo Vol is online now  
Old 12-14-20, 05:48 PM
  #8943  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2019
Location: 757
Posts: 11,287

Bikes: Madone, Emonda, 5500, Ritchey Breakaway

Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 10256 Post(s)
Liked 5,228 Times in 2,242 Posts
So I was able to get my new heart rate monitor to connect to my phone, but when I go to connect to starva via the strava app on my phone it doesn’t find it. Anybody else ever have an issue? I am not paying for strava so is that the problem?

Is the a different free app I could use, looks like cyclemeter you have to pay for as well in order to connect a device.
bampilot06 is offline  
Old 12-14-20, 05:58 PM
  #8944  
Silver Comet Fred
 
DougRNS's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: NW Metro Atl.
Posts: 12,186

Bikes: 1

Mentioned: 145 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 8904 Post(s)
Liked 3,069 Times in 1,774 Posts
Originally Posted by Velo Vol
Well? No one here listens to podcasts?
Here you go. Customized for you.
DougRNS is offline  
Old 12-14-20, 06:06 PM
  #8945  
Klaatu..Verata..Necktie?
 
genejockey's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: SF Bay Area
Posts: 18,192

Bikes: Litespeed Ultimate, Ultegra; Canyon Endurace, 105; Battaglin MAX, Chorus; Bianchi 928 Veloce; Ritchey Road Logic, Dura Ace; Cannondale R500 RX100; Schwinn Circuit, Sante; Lotus Supreme, Dura Ace

Mentioned: 41 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 10535 Post(s)
Liked 12,114 Times in 6,200 Posts
Originally Posted by bampilot06
So I was able to get my new heart rate monitor to connect to my phone, but when I go to connect to starva via the strava app on my phone it doesn’t find it. Anybody else ever have an issue? I am not paying for strava so is that the problem?

Is the a different free app I could use, looks like cyclemeter you have to pay for as well in order to connect a device.
Hmmmmm.....Starva..........

That'd be a great name for a weight loss companion app for Strava!
__________________
"Don't take life so serious-it ain't nohow permanent."

"Everybody's gotta be somewhere." - Eccles
genejockey is online now  
Old 12-14-20, 06:07 PM
  #8946  
VFL For Life
 
Velo Vol's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Knoxville, TN
Posts: 51,436

Bikes: Velo Volmobile

Mentioned: 781 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 28808 Post(s)
Liked 1,885 Times in 1,339 Posts
Originally Posted by DougRNS
Is that like a daily newspaper column?
Many Boomers know what podcasts are, but not all, apparently. OK.
__________________
Originally Posted by Velo Vol
People here don't get it.
Velo Vol is online now  
Old 12-14-20, 06:16 PM
  #8947  
Mostly Harmless
 
rjones28's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Chittenango, NY
Posts: 56,676

Bikes: Have two wheels

Mentioned: 169 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 13763 Post(s)
Liked 4,566 Times in 2,527 Posts
Originally Posted by ls01
Last year I bought some 50mm carbons on ebay from a store called, the carbon zone. They were super cheap, $269.00 shipped. They were great at first. The front wheel decided to spread, so much in fact the brake lever would pulse in my hand. It never failed completely but its not safe to ride. I managed 300 miles on them. Im going to replace the rims with tubeless 50 mm at dome point.
you pays yer money and you takes yer chances.
Indeed
__________________
Originally Posted by patentcad
If this thread doesn't go 10 pages I'm quitting BF.
rjones28 is online now  
Old 12-14-20, 06:19 PM
  #8948  
Mostly Harmless
 
rjones28's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Chittenango, NY
Posts: 56,676

Bikes: Have two wheels

Mentioned: 169 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 13763 Post(s)
Liked 4,566 Times in 2,527 Posts
Originally Posted by Velo Vol
Well? No one here listens to podcasts?
Not me
__________________
Originally Posted by patentcad
If this thread doesn't go 10 pages I'm quitting BF.
rjones28 is online now  
Old 12-14-20, 06:21 PM
  #8949  
Mostly Harmless
 
rjones28's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Chittenango, NY
Posts: 56,676

Bikes: Have two wheels

Mentioned: 169 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 13763 Post(s)
Liked 4,566 Times in 2,527 Posts
Originally Posted by datlas
I am in the 12-18 zone. Time to wax the XC skis.
My XC skis continue to collect dust. Sad.
__________________
Originally Posted by patentcad
If this thread doesn't go 10 pages I'm quitting BF.
rjones28 is online now  
Old 12-14-20, 06:39 PM
  #8950  
VFL For Life
 
Velo Vol's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Knoxville, TN
Posts: 51,436

Bikes: Velo Volmobile

Mentioned: 781 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 28808 Post(s)
Liked 1,885 Times in 1,339 Posts
Originally Posted by rjones28
My XC skis continue to collect dust. Sad.
Once upon a time my mom had XC skis. I took them out around the neighbourhood when we got about 3" of snow. The boots were too small and my squashed feet detracted from whatever "enjoyment" the activity was supposed to provide.
__________________
Originally Posted by Velo Vol
People here don't get it.
Velo Vol is online now  

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

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

Copyright © 2024 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.