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Forum: Road Cycling
11-16-08, 04:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 820
Posted By fourteenbucks

I wish I had Versus. Stupid cable.

I wish I had Versus. Stupid cable.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-16-08, 12:58 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,081
Posted By fourteenbucks

I've dealt exclusively with PBK for about 6...

I've dealt exclusively with PBK for about 6 months now and have been really happy with their shipping.
11-15-08, 11:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,095
Posted By fourteenbucks

I'm surprised no one mentioned front and rear...

I'm surprised no one mentioned front and rear lights. I find myself having to travel to the computer labs late at night to work on projects that require the software only on university computers. ...
Forum: Foo
11-13-08, 01:02 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,211
Posted By fourteenbucks

Believe it or not, I hated the grunge scene. I...

Believe it or not, I hated the grunge scene. I got Nevermind through my brother and hated it. Glam rock and metal got me through the tough times.
Forum: Foo
11-13-08, 12:58 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,000
Posted By fourteenbucks

Congrats! I've had my Wii for about a year now...

Congrats! I've had my Wii for about a year now and am still amazed by it. Get the wireless card for it so you can go online and buy all the old-school NES, SNES, and N64 games. If you need anymore...
11-13-08, 12:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,317
Posted By fourteenbucks

Okay, I'll give you that argument. Diesel trains...

Okay, I'll give you that argument. Diesel trains are great for large freight distribution. What I meant was a large locomotive pulling 4 or 5 passenger cars. There is a large amount of power for a...
Forum: Foo
11-13-08, 11:32 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,211
Posted By fourteenbucks

Pot is still popular, contrary to what the ads...

Pot is still popular, contrary to what the ads convey.
11-13-08, 11:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,317
Posted By fourteenbucks

I heard that California was going to try to...

I heard that California was going to try to invest in a high speed train that connected northern and southern cities, and I see the benefit in that, but for rails like I mentioned the highly...
11-13-08, 11:06 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 4,697
Posted By fourteenbucks

I don't ride on most streets because I don't...

I don't ride on most streets because I don't trust motorists. They are unsafe, they don't understand the cycling laws, and have a bad opinion of cyclists already. The drunks and poor people that...
11-13-08, 11:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,317
Posted By fourteenbucks

This is the sort of studies that need to be more...

This is the sort of studies that need to be more widely known. Where I live in Peoria, IL, there used to be a major railway that cut right through the middle of the city and stopped at the end of...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-13-08, 09:10 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,811
Posted By fourteenbucks

Be a man, get the real tat's.

Be a man, get the real tat's.
11-13-08, 09:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,805
Posted By fourteenbucks

Shrader Valve Question

I have been busy this past week and haven't been able to ride, so my bike has been sitting in the back of my car hopefully not collecting dust. The last time I rode I forgot to put the valve cap...
Forum: Foo
11-11-08, 01:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 791
Posted By fourteenbucks

Per the Foo's advice, I went to my local Mazda...

Per the Foo's advice, I went to my local Mazda dealer and looked at a 2 year old 3 Hatchback. It has 35,000 miles and they are selling it for $11,000. I could easily finance that.

I think this...
Forum: Foo
11-11-08, 12:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 495
Posted By fourteenbucks

Thanks to the real heroes in this world.

Thanks to the real heroes in this world.
Forum: Foo
11-11-08, 12:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,045
Posted By fourteenbucks

I don't even have a home phone anymore. I use my...

I don't even have a home phone anymore. I use my cell phone exclusively. I will agree with what a Fooster said earlier - do the pay as you go choice if you don't plan on using more than 60 minutes...
Forum: Foo
11-10-08, 08:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 791
Posted By fourteenbucks

I need a car because right now I drive a '98 GMC...

I need a car because right now I drive a '98 GMC Jimmy with 150,000 miles that currently only gets about 12 mpg. I'll be commuting about 30-40 miles a day not including any other additional driving....
Forum: Foo
11-10-08, 07:55 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 720
Posted By fourteenbucks

Isn't that the truth? Even in the winter I sleep...

Isn't that the truth? Even in the winter I sleep with a fan on.
Forum: Foo
11-10-08, 07:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 791
Posted By fourteenbucks

Car shopping

I'm looking for an entry-level car (< $20,000) for my first car purchase when I get my "real" job. I was looking into the Honda Fit, Mazda 3...that sort of car. I was leaning toward the Honda Fit...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-10-08, 07:40 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,068
Posted By fourteenbucks

I usually ride early in the morning, so I usually...

I usually ride early in the morning, so I usually think about what I have to do for the day: Work, school, relationship issues...but then I get frustrated and just enjoy my time on the bike.
Forum: Foo
11-10-08, 07:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 720
Posted By fourteenbucks

Something like 20's. I'm not too thrilled...

Something like 20's. I'm not too thrilled because my morning ride will be around that temperature too.
Forum: Foo
11-10-08, 09:10 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 684
Posted By fourteenbucks

I would try a band from Texas called At All Cost....

I would try a band from Texas called At All Cost. I haven't stopped listening to them for about 4 months now.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-09-08, 03:27 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,404
Posted By fourteenbucks

Ha...someone picked up on that.

Ha...someone picked up on that.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-09-08, 02:45 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,404
Posted By fourteenbucks

No riding for me today. I have a construction...

No riding for me today. I have a construction contracts exam tomorrow that I need to do good in.
Forum: Foo
11-08-08, 10:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 382
Posted By fourteenbucks

Believe me, I had a whole month of class on it in...

Believe me, I had a whole month of class on it in my introductory courses in college. I was looking to get more help with trying to figure out how to cross-reference sheets, get the "if...then"...
Forum: Foo
11-08-08, 09:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 382
Posted By fourteenbucks

Videoprofessor?

Has anyone actually tried the lessons he advertises on t.v.? I was interested in the Excel lesson, but I think I know how to turn on my computer.
Forum: Foo
11-07-08, 09:58 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 996
Posted By fourteenbucks

Divorce has got to be one of the worst processes...

Divorce has got to be one of the worst processes in the legal system. The law is automatically on the other person's side, and the only way you keep anything is if there is a slight bit of mercy in...
Forum: Foo
11-06-08, 10:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 736
Posted By fourteenbucks

Looks like angel food cake to me.

Looks like angel food cake to me.
Forum: Foo
11-06-08, 10:57 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 1,836
Posted By fourteenbucks

I could be studying for my steel and concrete...

I could be studying for my steel and concrete structures class...

But I am too infatuated with teh Foo and will probably design a building that will fail.
11-06-08, 10:07 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,320
Posted By fourteenbucks

I don't know what they're talking about. When I...

I don't know what they're talking about. When I was looking at bikes a couple of months ago, I was approved for $3000 of Trek credit.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-06-08, 09:33 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,262
Posted By fourteenbucks

I built a wheel-storing shelf out of A992...

I built a wheel-storing shelf out of A992 structural steel. The wall sags a little bit with the weight of the beams, but my wheels are in no danger of breaking that shelf.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-05-08, 10:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 802
Posted By fourteenbucks

I have a safety yellow/green Pearl Izumi jersey...

I have a safety yellow/green Pearl Izumi jersey jacked that I bought from REI for this sort of occasion. A friend who was driving who saw me said that the color really stood out since he couldn't...
11-05-08, 07:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 523
Posted By fourteenbucks

Yes, but it's good for picking off the "dogs" who...

Yes, but it's good for picking off the "dogs" who try to attack you while riding.
11-05-08, 06:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 976
Posted By fourteenbucks

I haven't bought a new car yet. I have had...

I haven't bought a new car yet. I have had tremendous success in buying 3 used cars. I don't think I will buy new only for the reason of recalls, and the nice fact that you lose 20% the second you...
11-05-08, 06:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 523
Posted By fourteenbucks

Too bad there isn't concealed carry laws in...

Too bad there isn't concealed carry laws in Illinois. I own 3 handguns, and I know how to use them.

Let the flames begin.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-05-08, 06:31 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,361
Posted By fourteenbucks

I had some jerseys made at EmbroidMe a couple of...

I had some jerseys made at EmbroidMe a couple of months ago customized to look like baseball jerseys, and I have traded a couple for other rider's jerseys. Although they may not be pro jersey's,...
11-05-08, 09:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 623
Posted By fourteenbucks

I have always bought Coleman sleeping bags (cheap...

I have always bought Coleman sleeping bags (cheap and expensive) and have never had a problem with them. They also have a very good warranty, some with 3 years and some a lifetime warranty.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-04-08, 09:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,074
Posted By fourteenbucks

I learn something new everyday from this forum.

I learn something new everyday from this forum.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-04-08, 09:23 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,074
Posted By fourteenbucks

I don't "clip" in. I wear a regular pair of...

I don't "clip" in. I wear a regular pair of Nike's and put my foot into them.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-04-08, 09:20 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,074
Posted By fourteenbucks

What would you call them?

What would you call them?
Forum: Road Cycling
11-04-08, 09:14 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,074
Posted By fourteenbucks

50% contributes to me effectively riding. I...

50% contributes to me effectively riding. I still ride a very basic bike, so I rely mostly on my own power to become a better rider. My key upgrades have been stirrups on my pedals to help my...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-04-08, 09:35 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,011
Posted By fourteenbucks

The only high-priced thing I bought from my LBS...

The only high-priced thing I bought from my LBS was a Thule bike rack for $250. Other than that, I've spent only like $150 total for the year. Honestly, I've got everything I need to ride.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-04-08, 08:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 748
Posted By fourteenbucks

Your longer ride may have a bit of a flaw to it. ...

Your longer ride may have a bit of a flaw to it. I notice the same problem when I do longer rides vs. shorter rides. My longer rides I don't keep the same speed because I tend to ride with hilly...
11-03-08, 07:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 722
Posted By fourteenbucks

-1 - This could never be funny. Ever.

-1 - This could never be funny. Ever.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-03-08, 10:38 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,849
Posted By fourteenbucks

Thanks for the information. I was wondering how...

Thanks for the information. I was wondering how well PBK fulfilled orders.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-31-08, 11:42 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,457
Posted By fourteenbucks

I asked one of the welders I work with about...

I asked one of the welders I work with about this, and he says that titanium can be reworked, but he seems to think it will be difficult on a bike frame and very expensive. I don't know too much...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-31-08, 08:32 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,192
Posted By fourteenbucks

Supplements are for p******?

Supplements are for p******?
Forum: Road Cycling
10-31-08, 08:09 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 955
Posted By fourteenbucks

I was there!...in 1997. Great shots though, the...

I was there!...in 1997. Great shots though, the green tires are something I never thought would love good, but it looks awesome on your bike.
Forum: Foo
10-31-08, 07:38 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 757
Posted By fourteenbucks

Good call on Event Horizon. Texas Chainsaw...

Good call on Event Horizon.

Texas Chainsaw Mass Choir (get it?)
Puppet Master (all of them)
Halloween (all of them)
Forum: Road Cycling
10-30-08, 10:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 632
Posted By fourteenbucks

Does your children need shoes?

I was looking at the Adidas sale on Nashbar, and I saw this for sale:
...
Forum: Foo
10-30-08, 09:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 333
Posted By fourteenbucks

I would guess billable time working on each case....

I would guess billable time working on each case. If you are contacting clients over the phone, then there really isn't any cost to the client because you are using your own time to contact them on...
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