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08-13-08, 01:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 679
Posted By Specialized fan

Specialized Rockhopper, you can thank me later.

Specialized Rockhopper, you can thank me later.
08-13-08, 01:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 580
Posted By Specialized fan

They most likely were bicycle messengers and they...

They most likely were bicycle messengers and they use cheap bikes so it isn't a big loss if it get ripped off as bike theft is big in down town LA, I used to work with the messengers.
07-18-08, 09:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,051
Posted By Specialized fan

I know the price of bike tires went up due to oil...

I know the price of bike tires went up due to oil prices, I just paid over $60 for an Armadillo thorn resistant tire.
07-01-08, 05:54 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,332
Posted By Specialized fan

Because mental illness fascinates me. I bet if...

Because mental illness fascinates me. I bet if you were all multi millionaires you wouldn't be car free, you would at least have a limo. I was car free for years and it is a hard life I wouldn't wish...
07-01-08, 03:19 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,332
Posted By Specialized fan

Well I'm defiantly keeping my big SUV and not let...

Well I'm defiantly keeping my big SUV and not let the enviro Nazis and Obama tell me what to drive. I refuse to live a deprived life style just because the tree hugging idiots and this fake global...
06-30-08, 10:31 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 6,230
Posted By Specialized fan

You're thinking is so F****** stupid thank God...

You're thinking is so F****** stupid thank God you are not in power! You want society to go backwards into the dark ages not forward.
$20 per gallon gas, what are you an idiot!? the cost of every...
06-29-08, 01:19 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 6,683
Posted By Specialized fan

Finding a woman to tolerate the hard life car...

Finding a woman to tolerate the hard life car free living would be a rare find.
06-28-08, 02:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,199
Posted By Specialized fan

I know you guys aren't celebrating high oil...

I know you guys aren't celebrating high oil prices are you?
06-26-08, 09:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 307
Posted By Specialized fan

Gas powered urban want to pretend were rich type...

Gas powered urban want to pretend were rich type with a flame job.
06-26-08, 08:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 307
Posted By Specialized fan

Has any one ever done this?

Raced a golf cart on a mountain bike and won? I want to try it when I'm in way better shape.
06-26-08, 08:28 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,459
Posted By Specialized fan

We Americans are entitled, why?, well who does...

We Americans are entitled, why?, well who does the world call when they are in trouble? America! We have been saving the worlds ass since World war II, so hell yeah were entitled!
06-25-08, 03:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,386
Posted By Specialized fan

I believe that building leg strength is an...

I believe that building leg strength is an absolute must, but you will still have to work on endurance so you I believe that weight lifting will compliment cycling, as to me you can never have too...
06-25-08, 03:16 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 6,683
Posted By Specialized fan

I live in SOCAL and when I was car free it was an...

I live in SOCAL and when I was car free it was an absolute disaster for dating. I dated many women, but as soon as they realized you didn't have a car, they dumped you like you were a real loser as...
06-25-08, 08:22 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,459
Posted By Specialized fan

What's wrong with Video games? I am a hard core...

What's wrong with Video games? I am a hard core Battlefield 2142 player playing for hours on end.I absolutely love gaming!
06-22-08, 12:14 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,332
Posted By Specialized fan

You are correct, I will never win the size war,...

You are correct, I will never win the size war, nor do I intend to, with that said my vehicle choice provides my family with the best protection for the money. I too am all about avoiding crashes. I...
06-21-08, 11:34 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,332
Posted By Specialized fan

As in a Bradly tank? What are the chances of that...

As in a Bradly tank? What are the chances of that ever happening? I have a better chance of getting hit by some punk ass kid in a rice out Honda than a tank. Are you people serious or is this just...
06-19-08, 02:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,868
Posted By Specialized fan

"There isn't enough resources for that." We just...

"There isn't enough resources for that." We just have to drill for it here in the U.S, but certain Liberal congressman will not allow it, and because everything revolves around oil(and that isn't...
06-19-08, 12:05 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,332
Posted By Specialized fan

So anyone that does not totally agree with you're...

So anyone that does not totally agree with you're view and fall in lockstep then they are a troll?
06-19-08, 10:17 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,332
Posted By Specialized fan

Every time I see a crumpled Honda on the back of...

Every time I see a crumpled Honda on the back of a flat bed truck I feel pretty good about my Tahoe as my kids are safe in back.:D:D
06-19-08, 10:03 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,868
Posted By Specialized fan

I had to chime in here. I have noticed the...

I had to chime in here. I have noticed the disturbing mindset in the forum and it is the celebration of going backwards. I t seems that to protect the environment the thinking is give up cars and...
11-30-07, 08:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,021
Posted By Specialized fan

Absolutely and the Built in baroque that is as...

Absolutely and the Built in baroque that is as big as a large SUV! I also need a special place to hang all of the bikes.
11-30-07, 07:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,021
Posted By Specialized fan

I like to watch Cribs for decorating ideas like...

I like to watch Cribs for decorating ideas like the checkered flag floor and the garage that looks like a pit stop for the Z06 Corvette, great idea as an $80,000 car needs a nice garage.
11-06-07, 09:32 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 7,798
Posted By Specialized fan

Yea but think about it if we wage wars we thin...

Yea but think about it if we wage wars we thin out the herd of people that our sucking up resources. I know China is really burning through the oil at a record rate. We need to put more effort into...
11-06-07, 08:53 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 7,798
Posted By Specialized fan

I always enjoy a relaxing ride in my SUV after a...

I always enjoy a relaxing ride in my SUV after a work out in the health club or a good bike ride.
11-05-07, 12:08 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 7,798
Posted By Specialized fan

That is why war is created, to thin out the herd.

That is why war is created, to thin out the herd.
10-31-07, 08:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 800
Posted By Specialized fan

What is a good anti thorn combination?

I tried the slime filled tube and it isen't working for me as I have gone through 2 of those in a short time.
10-31-07, 07:42 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,604
Posted By Specialized fan

That what the Hummer is for, off roding, of...

That what the Hummer is for, off roding, of coarse it could be some fun mountain biking too.
10-31-07, 06:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 798
Posted By Specialized fan

It is still sad to see the bike in flames.

It is still sad to see the bike in flames.
10-26-07, 04:00 PM
Replies: 1,820
Views: 353,401
Posted By Specialized fan

I was not destitute as I worked at Douglas...

I was not destitute as I worked at Douglas building airplanes and lived in Lake wood country club. My money went to flying lessons, but there were many time like getting groceries or getting a date...
10-25-07, 12:29 AM
Replies: 1,820
Views: 353,401
Posted By Specialized fan

You're right nothing is full proof, but believe...

You're right nothing is full proof, but believe it or not I do live below my means as my neighbors have big motor homes, boats and get this golf carts to go down the block to their friends house or...
10-24-07, 10:11 PM
Replies: 1,820
Views: 353,401
Posted By Specialized fan

Easy street will not go away as I have many...

Easy street will not go away as I have many investments in a diversified portfolio.
10-24-07, 05:46 PM
Replies: 1,820
Views: 353,401
Posted By Specialized fan

I have been there and done that too and it sucks!...

I have been there and done that too and it sucks! I'll take easy street any day!
10-24-07, 09:25 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,604
Posted By Specialized fan

Well the thinking here is in the minority, it is...

Well the thinking here is in the minority, it is how ever fascinating never the less. I choose a big vehicle for safety reasons as riding a bike in my part of the world can be dangerous, if I'm going...
10-23-07, 07:56 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,604
Posted By Specialized fan

I post here to provide a counter argument as I am...

I post here to provide a counter argument as I am fascinated by certain people who seem to be totally anti car and I must admit this backwards thinking is odd to me as when I was car free I hated it...
10-23-07, 07:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,760
Posted By Specialized fan

I love my Rock Hopper it is a solid bike , can't...

I love my Rock Hopper it is a solid bike , can't go wrong with Specialized!
10-21-07, 11:41 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,604
Posted By Specialized fan

Here is another example where car free woulden't work!

There are numerous fires in my area and I have my Tahoe(evil SUV) and one of my other cars packed with stuff so if I have to bail I can do so in a hurry, oh did I mention that it is windy as hell...
10-20-07, 11:11 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,707
Posted By Specialized fan

There is no shortage of oil, the problem is 1)...

There is no shortage of oil, the problem is 1) dependence on foreign oil. 2) the lack of refining capacity, every time someone burps we have a refinery go down and oops there goes the price of gas.
10-18-07, 08:26 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 3,893
Posted By Specialized fan

I could see a city where car free would make...

I could see a city where car free would make sense and that is New York City as there are many people that don't have cars as it is so ridiculously expensive to own one there and too crowded.
I am...
10-18-07, 12:18 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 3,893
Posted By Specialized fan

I went through this nightmare before I had a car...

I went through this nightmare before I had a car and this illustrates why I'm glad I have a big ass grocery hauler as the hassle factor is not worth the money you save and the environment you think...
10-09-07, 12:14 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,363
Posted By Specialized fan

90%? that is pretty high, that would eliminate...

90%? that is pretty high, that would eliminate almost everything on the road! I gotta say you guys just aren't living in reality, people just are not going to give up their cars, especially in states...
10-08-07, 11:23 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,363
Posted By Specialized fan

Some people are just financially irresponsible...

Some people are just financially irresponsible and live beyond their means, am ARM is the dumbest scam you could ever fall into next to reverse mortgage. I have lived without a car for many years and...
10-08-07, 10:40 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,363
Posted By Specialized fan

I love bikes but now it is for recreational...

I love bikes but now it is for recreational purposes. I live in an area where it gets to 115* in the summer and I have 2 kids to haul around so that is one reason this wouldn't work, and yes it is a...
10-08-07, 08:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,363
Posted By Specialized fan

The car free thing would work if you are single...

The car free thing would work if you are single and everything is close by. The trend I am seeing is people with family's are moving further out away from the city for better neighborhoods as down...
10-08-07, 07:52 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,363
Posted By Specialized fan

I was just wondering....

I realize this is the living car free forum, but do you advocate the elimination of all motorized vehicles or just cars? I just don't see how modern society could function with out cars as vast...
10-03-07, 09:14 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,886
Posted By Specialized fan

I at one time lived in Arlington TX and rode to...

I at one time lived in Arlington TX and rode to Dallas every day to work at Fedex and after enduring beer bottles being thrown at me and being ran off the road several times, I concluded that I need...
10-02-07, 12:18 PM
Replies: 1,089
Views: 1,641,266
Posted By Specialized fan

One of the advantages of riding a mountain bike.

One of the advantages of riding a mountain bike.
10-01-07, 06:58 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,314
Posted By Specialized fan

Typical Liberal response, can't debate anything...

Typical Liberal response, can't debate anything just attack, oh well This was a learning experience. We will just have to agree to dis agree, and good luck in getting those evil SUV's off the road.
10-01-07, 06:37 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,314
Posted By Specialized fan

I am one of those hated suburban home owners and...

I am one of those hated suburban home owners and no I'm not in any danger of losing my house, as I didn't sign up for one of those sub prime mortgages. You must not know much about real estate if you...
09-30-07, 10:53 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,314
Posted By Specialized fan

The tax you propose sounds punitive in nature,...

The tax you propose sounds punitive in nature, and tell me how and when raising taxes have ever stimulated the economy.
I don't agree totally about going into Iraq I think that was a big error in...
09-30-07, 10:21 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,314
Posted By Specialized fan

If people have to pay too much for petroleum...

If people have to pay too much for petroleum products what ever form they com in the people can't afford healthcare. It is amazing how much is tied into oil. I agree one one thing our dependence on...
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