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Our Representation, Member:Flet F5C

Old 10-21-08, 07:11 PM
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Our Representation, Member:Flet F5C

Look at this member that has been posting lately. Its almost a shame that he represents us cyclists.

First, he asks if he can strip his carbon bike. What kind of ****ing question is that?
https://www.bikeforums.net/showthread...395&highlight=

Second, he initiates discussion on stealing bikes.
https://www.bikeforums.net/showthread...989&highlight=

Third, he buys a pair of tubulars on a whim, and after the fact comes to us on help installing them.
https://www.bikeforums.net/showthread...988&highlight=

It shows that he is a recent member, but it can only get worse. Why is it that I find the quality of cyclists decreasing?
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Old 10-21-08, 07:23 PM
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You "represent" me as much as that person does. I don't let it bother me.
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Old 10-21-08, 07:43 PM
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join date july 2008. pi$$ off
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Old 10-21-08, 07:44 PM
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Old 10-21-08, 07:46 PM
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This picture makes as much sense as this thread.

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Originally Posted by uke
this picture makes as much sense as this thread.

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Lol he misspelled his user name...
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Old 10-21-08, 08:26 PM
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The OP is very respectable here. Oh lookie here, haggingly and lowballin' another forum member. What about this, an incoherent thread-starting post?

Pi$$ off junior.
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This happens in any population that follows a bell curve with respect to frequency and some attribute, in this case intelligence.

As the population gets larger, the extremes at either end of the bell curve get further apart. Say 100 active bike forums members results in the dumbest with an IQ of 80 and the smartest with 120.

We all know this site is getting more popular, so let's say now there's 500 active members, reaching a new low of 70 and a new high of 130. The average is still 100, but the dumb posts become increasingly dumb.

BTW, this rule holds for the OP.
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Just say piss, not pi*moneysign*moneysign*. You're mom isn't here reading your posts...
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Flame war! Flame warrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr!
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Originally Posted by frankum
Just say piss, not pi*moneysign*moneysign*. You're mom isn't here reading your posts...
Not aware the forum censor hasn't blocked piss. Of all words, doche is blocked, so who knows what word is censored?
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lets try something
george carlin plus some:

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i'm sure I could think of more if I watched the right movies

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ass is allowed but "a $ $" isn't

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tarckb*ke is a banned word... *********
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Originally Posted by astonmartinag
Look at this member that has been posting lately. Its almost a shame that he represents us cyclists.

First, he asks if he can strip his carbon bike. What kind of ****ing question is that?
https://www.bikeforums.net/showthread...395&highlight=

Second, he initiates discussion on stealing bikes.
https://www.bikeforums.net/showthread...989&highlight=

Third, he buys a pair of tubulars on a whim, and after the fact comes to us on help installing them.
https://www.bikeforums.net/showthread...988&highlight=

It shows that he is a recent member, but it can only get worse. Why is it that I find the quality of cyclists decreasing?
Why are you singling out somebody? I mean I had a little chuckle when I realized it was FLET vs. FELT back when I saw one his posts, but who cares? I like the diversity we have here on the boards... you need to chill out, relax and NOT start a thread at the expense of others.

I can't believe you actually went as far as citing links to his threads.... tsk tsk
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Well done girls. This is The Best Thread Ever.

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Originally Posted by astonmartinag
Look at this member that has been posting lately. Its almost a shame that he represents us cyclists.

First, he asks if he can strip his carbon bike. What kind of ****ing question is that?
https://www.bikeforums.net/showthread...395&highlight=

Second, he initiates discussion on stealing bikes.
https://www.bikeforums.net/showthread...989&highlight=

Third, he buys a pair of tubulars on a whim, and after the fact comes to us on help installing them.
https://www.bikeforums.net/showthread...988&highlight=

It shows that he is a recent member, but it can only get worse. Why is it that I find the quality of cyclists decreasing?
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Sorry to double post, but the following fits better:
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Originally Posted by dennis_said
Why are you singling out somebody? I mean I had a little chuckle when I realized it was FLET vs. FELT back when I saw one his posts, but who cares? I like the diversity we have here on the boards... you need to chill out, relax and NOT start a thread at the expense of others.

I can't believe you actually went as far as citing links to his threads.... tsk tsk
Agreed. Only negative can come out of this.

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