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02-13-18, 06:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,813
Posted By Scarbo

I'm with you! It is going to be a spectacular...

I'm with you! It is going to be a spectacular stage for sure.

I really wish the ToC did TV coverage better, though. When the riders ascend the Kingsbury Grade from Nevada back into California...
02-11-18, 10:54 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 13,591
Posted By Scarbo

+1 Although, I'd say that I have never had a...

+1

Although, I'd say that I have never had a problem with rim brakes. I have disk brakes on my MTB and have also never had any problems. Maintenance is key.

As an aside, I wonder if disk...
02-11-18, 10:45 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 13,591
Posted By Scarbo

Don't leave home without one.

Don't leave home without one.
02-11-18, 09:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,104
Posted By Scarbo

Good article. Thanks.

Good article. Thanks.
02-11-18, 09:40 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,813
Posted By Scarbo

I don't know--I kind of like the route since...

I don't know--I kind of like the route since they're going into the Sierra foothills to Lake Tahoe for a change.
02-11-18, 09:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,459
Posted By Scarbo

If daddy has not been arrested he is at least...

If daddy has not been arrested he is at least being investigated . . . .

Rumsas under investigation into son's death | Cyclingnews.com...
02-09-18, 10:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,104
Posted By Scarbo

Proposed SLO Biketrail Equated to ****!

Ravings from the Central Coast of California . . .

Former San Luis Obispo mayor calls bikeway an "urban ****" | The Tribune...
02-09-18, 07:49 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,858
Posted By Scarbo

If we did, then we wouldn't be Campy guys.

If we did, then we wouldn't be Campy guys.
02-08-18, 11:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,813
Posted By Scarbo

The actual routes for stages of the Tour of...

The actual routes for stages of the Tour of California were announced today.
02-08-18, 06:52 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,842
Posted By Scarbo

Food. Oh, don't forget to parcel out for the...

Food.

Oh, don't forget to parcel out for the vegans and anti-gluttonites. They're a small minority but a vocal one.
02-08-18, 09:20 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,967
Posted By Scarbo

Gossamer: used to refer to something very light,...

Gossamer: used to refer to something very light, thin, and insubstantial or delicate.
02-08-18, 09:16 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,967
Posted By Scarbo

+1 I think so too. The FSA Gossamer...

+1

I think so too. The FSA Gossamer cranksets don't look bad at all. FSA makes good stuff for sure.
02-07-18, 06:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,872
Posted By Scarbo

Outdated Licensing Laws Kill Cyclists

https://www.outsideonline.com/2279676/license-kill
02-07-18, 05:33 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,579
Posted By Scarbo

I believe this is a prime example of...

I believe this is a prime example of miscegenation. It is strictly forbidden in this country now.
02-07-18, 05:31 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,579
Posted By Scarbo

Yes, you always have to watch your step. ...

Yes, you always have to watch your step.

They're a spiteful bunch in this thread I was talking about (I suspect a certain amount of inbreeding). You cross them at your own peril. Word to the...
02-07-18, 05:28 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,579
Posted By Scarbo

What's not to like? ...

What's not to like?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_9VCHr6wjyY
02-07-18, 04:42 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,579
Posted By Scarbo

Yes, they are a hateful bunch, aren't they! I've...

Yes, they are a hateful bunch, aren't they! I've decided to boycott that forum.

Well, the honest truth is that I've been banned from there because I keep stepping on the precious toes of some of...
02-07-18, 04:38 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,579
Posted By Scarbo

Nah, I don't think so. Most road riders these...

Nah, I don't think so. Most road riders these days have butts as wide as Greyhound buses. Not much to envy on that score. :D
02-07-18, 09:02 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,579
Posted By Scarbo

^^^^^ Precisely.

^^^^^ Precisely.
02-04-18, 05:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 15,125
Posted By Scarbo

I use the Specialized Blast pump for my MTB. ...

I use the Specialized Blast pump for my MTB. Works great.
02-04-18, 01:23 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 60,276
Posted By Scarbo

I keep them on my heavy steel bike just to piss...

I keep them on my heavy steel bike just to piss the "serious" cyclists off. It works.

However, when I'm out on my "serious" CF bikes, I won't stand for them.
02-04-18, 01:21 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 60,276
Posted By Scarbo

That is sensible and non-judgemental. And,...

That is sensible and non-judgemental. And, therefore, not in keeping with BF conventions.
02-04-18, 12:46 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,552
Posted By Scarbo

Cool video! I didn't know that the Japanese had...

Cool video! I didn't know that the Japanese had such an affinity for Flamenco but it certainly makes sense and probably flows out of the decades-long association that Japanese luthiers have had...
02-04-18, 12:22 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,974
Posted By Scarbo

I'm the opposite. In the city--commuting and...

I'm the opposite. In the city--commuting and whatnot--I want ALL of my senses working for me. Although, to be honest, I don't know if wearing earbuds is inherently unsafe. They're probably not. ...
02-04-18, 12:08 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,974
Posted By Scarbo

You nailed it! :D

You nailed it! :D
02-04-18, 12:06 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,974
Posted By Scarbo

Anyway, to get back to the subject at hand. No! ...

Anyway, to get back to the subject at hand. No! I don't wear earbuds. When I go out riding I purposefully want to rid myself of any kind of media.
02-04-18, 12:04 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,974
Posted By Scarbo

Almost by definition, road cyclists are generally...

Almost by definition, road cyclists are generally a bunch of ***holes (especially the "serious" kind). We're just the creme de la creme, in here. Place is full of prima donnas, too. :D
02-04-18, 10:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,665
Posted By Scarbo

Cyclist probably had it coming.

Cyclist probably had it coming.
02-04-18, 09:43 AM
Replies: 378
Views: 60,276
Posted By Scarbo

What--only two this time? Why not post the whole...

What--only two this time? Why not post the whole menagerie as you usually do? :lol:
02-03-18, 06:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 12,257
Posted By Scarbo

What's a "Vincenza?" I mean, I know what a...

What's a "Vincenza?" I mean, I know what a vincenza is. It's Italian slang for a kind, young female (a good girl, basically). Is this a woman's-specific bike, or something?

Now, Vicenza--we...
02-03-18, 05:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,236
Posted By Scarbo

I'm afraid not. The best that you can do is...

I'm afraid not. The best that you can do is move to Great Britain.
02-03-18, 05:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,991
Posted By Scarbo

Cool looking bike! Congrats! Just out of...

Cool looking bike! Congrats!

Just out of curiosity, where'd you drive to--Tucumcari, Amarillo, even further?

Sounds like you have some awesome rides ahead of you!
01-31-18, 10:53 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 8,605
Posted By Scarbo

I'm with you.

I'm with you.
01-31-18, 10:51 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 8,605
Posted By Scarbo

Strava, under fire. Curious. I know that we are...

Strava, under fire. Curious. I know that we are all Winning at everything these days (at least, we are told so, constantly); but it makes one wonder just how the military engagement is going in...
01-28-18, 10:29 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 9,176
Posted By Scarbo

A "mini-stroke?" lmao Didn't i say, in an...

A "mini-stroke?" lmao Didn't i say, in an earlier post, that it would go down like this?

So, he had a "mini-stroke", and he hit two sets of cyclists on two separate occasions within a short...
01-27-18, 08:49 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,418
Posted By Scarbo

When it comes to buses, I adopt the same good...

When it comes to buses, I adopt the same good advice that Richard Strauss included in his Ten Golden Rules (to new conductors):

Never look at the Trombones, you'll only encourage them.
Forum: Introductions
01-24-18, 08:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 486
Posted By Scarbo

Buenvenido!

Buenvenido!
01-24-18, 07:51 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 9,075
Posted By Scarbo

Alcohol. Don't leave home without it, would be...

Alcohol. Don't leave home without it, would be my advice.
01-21-18, 08:54 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 18,011
Posted By Scarbo

I, for one, don't give a squat what the Peloton...

I, for one, don't give a squat what the Peloton adopts. I'm keeping my rim brakes. They are aesthetically more elegant and pleasing to look at, they stop my bikes in any kind of weather (including...
01-18-18, 06:40 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 9,176
Posted By Scarbo

^^^^^^ What???? This is unbelievable!

^^^^^^

What???? This is unbelievable!
01-18-18, 09:07 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 18,011
Posted By Scarbo

Yes, we have reached the point . . . ...

Yes, we have reached the point . . .

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FmBEpzBk1Rg&t=19s
01-13-18, 09:36 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,864
Posted By Scarbo

:thumb: You've come to your senses. There's...

:thumb:

You've come to your senses. There's not a damned thing in the world wrong with those 23s, though people will try to gaslight you on a regular basis.
01-13-18, 09:05 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,579
Posted By Scarbo

Well, who know how it will all shake out. I...

Well, who know how it will all shake out.

I must say that, for my part, I'm quite surprised. If I suspected Froome of doping it was of mechanical doping, if anything. Maybe he did that too? ...
01-12-18, 02:51 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,579
Posted By Scarbo

I agree that it is banned.

I agree that it is banned.
01-12-18, 01:48 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,579
Posted By Scarbo

You know, I always thought that Contador got the...

You know, I always thought that Contador got the shaft in that decision given the fact that clenbuterol is a substance that continues to be used in Spain in order to enhance growth of lean mass in...
01-12-18, 11:28 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 14,766
Posted By Scarbo

fify Carry on.

fify

Carry on.
01-12-18, 10:42 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 14,766
Posted By Scarbo

Yes, but make it more fun next time. Ask...

Yes, but make it more fun next time. Ask something like:

How fast can you go after drinking a bottle of Thunderbird?
01-12-18, 09:01 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,579
Posted By Scarbo

Here's what I want to know: why was the UCI so...

Here's what I want to know: why was the UCI so quick to jump Contador's **** and Froomy is still out there, seemingly, unaffected and sanguine at the prospect of riding in this year's TDF? This...
01-11-18, 06:36 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 14,766
Posted By Scarbo

^^^^^ Fine wine.

^^^^^

Fine wine.
01-11-18, 06:21 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 14,766
Posted By Scarbo

Hmmm . . . that's a good question. I'll have my...

Hmmm . . . that's a good question. I'll have my personal sommelier look into the matter and report back to the august assemblage in this thread.
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