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Forum: Foo
02-17-14, 09:54 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,357
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Your prediction only took a year and a half:...

Your prediction only took a year and a half: Backup Your Cloud: How To Download All Your Data: http://goo.gl/5njuaZ
Forum: Foo
05-16-13, 05:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 398
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Have You Ever Been Stooped By Cops For What You Were Carrying On Your Bicycle?

Flint police jail bicyclist on child support warrant after seeing him riding with kitchen sink...
05-02-13, 06:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,495
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

I have the same problem with my 1 year old. She...

I have the same problem with my 1 year old. She doesn't even like hats or barrettes. (I was looking for suggestions on BF when I came across your post.) We tried showing her the helmet on her...
Forum: Foo
04-15-13, 06:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 378
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Piano Bike

From San Fransisco Chronicle: City Exposed: Piano Bike (http://vimeo.com/63484558#)
02-15-13, 08:33 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,537
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Cyclists react with anger after no indictment in fatal bike crash

http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/2013/02/15/cyclists-react-with-anger-after-grand-jury-returns-indictment-wellesley-bike-crash-case/NbaHbWRHk7fpez15fKGZhI/story.html
Forum: Foo
02-11-13, 08:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 308
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Just Found Out The Pic Is From Japan! Sorry.

Just Found Out The Pic Is From Japan! Sorry.
Forum: Foo
02-11-13, 06:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 308
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

How Bad Was The Blizzard in New England?

I work at a school about an hour west of Boston. Here is a picture of the driveway:

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02-06-13, 06:39 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 5,232
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

I remember your post when you had just bought the...

I remember your post when you had just bought the condo. I remember you said that things were tight but you were happy living with $0 in housing costs. I hope you have a little more wiggle room now.
02-05-13, 06:33 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 5,232
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Gasoline Takes 4% of Pretax Income in 2012

http://www.foxbusiness.com/news/2013/02/04/gasoline-takes-4-pretax-income-in-2012/
02-05-13, 06:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 937
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

No Charges For Driver In Fatal Wellesley Bike Crash

http://boston.cbslocal.com/2013/02/04/no-charges-for-driver-in-fatal-wellesley-bike-crash/
Forum: Foo
01-23-13, 09:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 357
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

What's The Stangest Cycling-Related Dream You've Had?

I dreamt that I was being held hostage at gunpoint by Brett Michaels. My only chance to escape was when he went out to mow the lawn. I could only take one item with me. What did I choose? My...
Forum: Foo
11-20-12, 09:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 302
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

New Augmented Reality Game for Android (Warning: Extreme Geek Subject)

Hello All,

I came across a new augmented reality game (ARG) that I thought would be great to play by bicycle. It's too involved to explain in this post. I found this article: Inside...
02-28-12, 11:30 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,237
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Part of my bicycle commute takes me by a complex...

Part of my bicycle commute takes me by a complex for the elderly and disabled. The sidewalks are so bad, I see people in motorized wheelchairs in the road all the time.
Forum: Commuting
02-28-12, 10:34 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,814
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

To really see the savings, you could choose...

To really see the savings, you could choose another basis for calculating commuting costs. Since public transportation is still considered an alternative to using your own vehicle, you could use...
02-13-12, 10:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,816
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Hello from NM1E and my XYL KB1STX

Hello from NM1E and my XYL KB1STX
01-30-12, 07:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,013
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

This is the OP with an update. First, I want to...

This is the OP with an update. First, I want to thank everyone for your positive helpful comments. You've given me a better perspective on going car-free with a newborn. By way of a brief...
01-24-12, 07:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,013
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Car Free witha Newborn?

Hello All,

I was just wondering what advice you might have about living car free with a newborn. We have a car now, but my wife (due in March) uses it to get to work and back. Given that...
Forum: Foo
01-18-12, 07:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 879
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

A Recumbent Grass Cutter?

I had a dream last night that brought me back to the days of my youth when we had no money and all I had to mow the lawn was a manual grass cutter. I hated that thing. In my dream, I installed the...
Forum: Commuting
12-07-11, 11:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,564
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

The seller fees imposed by Ebay have gone through...

The seller fees imposed by Ebay have gone through the roof. Vendors have to raise their prices just to break even. Ebay takes 9% of the final price, including shipping. Paypal takes another 3%. ...
Forum: Foo
12-06-11, 09:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 341
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Is The US Postal Delivery Slow Down Good For Bike Couriers?...

...Or is delivered mail (by post or courier) a thing of the past due to electronic communications? Your thoughts?
Forum: Foo
12-02-11, 08:56 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 537
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

My humble suggestion would be to talk with small...

My humble suggestion would be to talk with small businesses (under 20 employees) in your area. Find out who they use for tech support. Does the tech support business offer remote troubleshooting? ...
11-29-11, 09:34 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,361
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Since I started my bicycle commute in September,...

Since I started my bicycle commute in September, I've noticed that my purchasing habits have become hyper-local. For example, instead of driving to the salon across town to get my hair cut, I walk...
Forum: Foo
11-28-11, 12:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 776
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Thank you for the caveat. I did some research...

Thank you for the caveat. I did some research just to be sure. It has an i7-2670QM (http://ark.intel.com/products/53469/Intel-Core-i7-2670QM-Processor-%286M-Cache-2_20-GHz%29?wapkw=i7-2670QM)...
Replies: 9
Views: 10,468
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Thank you all for your insight. I'll check out...

Thank you all for your insight. I'll check out Niagara Cycle.



Another reason why I went back. It's a perfect fit.
Forum: Foo
11-23-11, 10:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 776
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

I was looking at this Sony Vaio...

I was looking at this Sony Vaio (http://www.amazon.com/Sony-VPCF232FX-16-4-Inch-Laptop-Matte/dp/B005KOCC84/ref=sr_1_9?m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&s=pc&ie=UTF8&qid=1322057184&sr=1-9). It has an NVIDIA GeForce GT...
Replies: 9
Views: 10,468
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

@ jacksbike: Thank you. Before I bought it, I...

@ jacksbike: Thank you. Before I bought it, I found this thread (http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/744043-Worth-of-this-Raleigh-Sprite?highlight=raleigh+sprite) (that gives the same range...
Forum: Foo
11-23-11, 08:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 776
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

It is PS Extended. Thank you for the tip. I'll...

It is PS Extended. Thank you for the tip. I'll be sure to check it out along with the tutorials on lynda.com



The rendering takes about twice as long as the length of the clip. I am...
Forum: Foo
11-22-11, 12:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 776
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

I really do. When this girl I was dating told me...

I really do. When this girl I was dating told me that Depeche Mode was one of her favorite bands, that clinched it for me. We've been married for 11 years.
Forum: Foo
11-22-11, 11:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 776
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

@ mechBgone: Thank you for the link. I...

@ mechBgone: Thank you for the link. I understand UEFI secure boot much better now. It would be nice if Microsoft implements the recommendations. The idea of generating a private key on a USB...
Forum: Foo
11-22-11, 11:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 776
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Interesting that you should ask. I use Photoshop...

Interesting that you should ask. I use Photoshop CS5. That is why I chose the trial version of Premiere first. I have Design Premium CS5. I love Adobe's workflow. It is very user friendly. With...
Forum: Foo
11-22-11, 08:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 776
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

@ 1nterceptor: Nice audio selection. I love...

@ 1nterceptor: Nice audio selection. I love Depeche Mode. What camera do you use? I like the quality.
Replies: 9
Views: 10,468
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Thank you, oldroads. The BF member,...

Thank you, oldroads. The BF member, brianinc-ville, suggested in this thread (http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/776132-Where-Do-I-Start-Looking?p=13381346&viewfull=1#post13381346) that I...
Forum: Foo
11-22-11, 07:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 776
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Thank you both for your suggestions. ...

Thank you both for your suggestions.



Are you ready for a good laugh? About 2 or 3 years ago, I bought a Sony Vaio VGN-FW510F laptop running Windows 7, 64-bit with an Intel Core2 Duo T6600...
Forum: Foo
11-21-11, 07:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 776
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Video Editing Software?

Hello All,

I just picked up an 808 camera (http://www.ebay.com/itm/150676728604?ssPageName=STRK:MEWNX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1439.l2649). I would like to edit out parts of the raw video a bit to...
Forum: Foo
11-21-11, 06:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 176
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Don't Forget Your LBS on Small Business Saturday

Hello All,

As someone who has benefited greatly on the advice of my LBS, I just wanted to mention to please remember your LBS on Small Business Saturday (26-nov). Thanks.
Replies: 9
Views: 10,468
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

1974 Raleigh Sprite 10-speed

Hello All,

I was wondering if you guys could tell me if I did good, bad or OK. I picked up a 1974 Raleigh Sprite 10-speed for $75. The guy wanted $100. It looks like it's in OK condition. ...
Replies: 3
Views: 366
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Just Out Of Curiosity

I didn't even get a chance to get to my car. This went in less than an hour after the ad was posted. Just out of curiosity, can anyone deduce anything about the bike from the pictures? Thanks.

...
Replies: 4
Views: 861
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Thank you both for your suggestions. @randyjawa,...

Thank you both for your suggestions. @randyjawa, thank you for your reply to the thread I started here (http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/776132-Where-Do-I-Start-Looking). Your website is...
Replies: 4
Views: 861
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

1950's Rochet

Your suggestions for a ballpark offer I could make are much appreciated. I would prefer to make a low offer that is rejected than a higher one. I will not be disappointed if this one slips by me....
Forum: Commuting
10-25-11, 07:36 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,275
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

I work at a school. I began commuting by bike...

I work at a school. I began commuting by bike because I was sick and tired of the absurd driving by students, parents, and staff. (I actually saw a teacher in a car hit another teacher walking in...
10-24-11, 07:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 471
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

I use GMaptoGPX: ...

I use GMaptoGPX:

http://www.elsewhere.org/journal/gmaptogpx/

Something not mentioned on the website: After pasting into notepad, I change "Google Driving Directions" between the <title></title>...
Forum: Foo
10-21-11, 10:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 370
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

We're expecting our first child in March. I told...

We're expecting our first child in March. I told my wife that second to being healthy, my wish is that the child have basic common sense and quick thinking. I hope for something similar to what...
Forum: Commuting
10-21-11, 10:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Are you looking for something like this?: ...

Are you looking for something like this?:

http://www.massbike.org/education/commuter-workshop/

You would have to contact the organization directly about copying their format. I am only a...
10-21-11, 06:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 618
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

If I could bother you guys for a quick yes/no. ...

If I could bother you guys for a quick yes/no. Would this be worth an hour's drive to look at? (This would be my very first project.):

Monark bicycle from the 1960s. Has a bit of rust and needs...
Forum: Touring
10-19-11, 06:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 684
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

This might help: http://www.bmha-hams.org/ ...

This might help:

http://www.bmha-hams.org/

- NM1E
10-18-11, 04:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 618
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Thank you guys for all the helpful info. I...

Thank you guys for all the helpful info. I forgot about Sheldon Brown. I just got home from work and will check it out. Thank you for the links. I prefer doing my own research and figuring out...
10-18-11, 03:54 PM
Replies: 275
Views: 9,586
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

I am lazy today and did not read the 10 pages of...

I am lazy today and did not read the 10 pages of replies. I would like to address 2 of the the OP's comments:

1.

I began commuting by bicycle at the beginning of September. I always obey all...
10-18-11, 09:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 618
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Where Do I Start Looking?

Hello All,

I just read about the Boston Tweed Ride: http://www.boston.com/thingstodo/gallery/tweedride2011/

Looks like a lot of fun. I'd like to ride it in period dress next year. ...
Forum: Northeast
10-17-11, 01:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 428
Posted By crazy_lazy_bear

Greater Boston Bike Mechanic Employment Opportunity

http://www.landrys.com/whoweare/Employment/default.aspx
(http://www.landrys.com/whoweare/Employment/default.aspx)

I have no association with this store whatsoever. (I've never even been inside...
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