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Forum: Foo
08-11-17, 03:59 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,209
Posted By mgbguy

I do ride, but I was always more into triathlons....

I do ride, but I was always more into triathlons. I knew you had gotten married. Congrats on the bliss. I have found that there are too many internet destinations, and that actually doing stuff...
Forum: Foo
08-10-17, 02:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,209
Posted By mgbguy

Been a long time

So I've not been here in several years. Many actually I guess. Sui is here, Joe and Shadiyah no. Patentcad yes. Sadly Tom is dead. Looks like Machka is going strong. Things change, they remain...
Forum: Foo
08-10-17, 01:55 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,022
Posted By mgbguy

I started at 29, wife started at 26 with 401Ks...

I started at 29, wife started at 26 with 401Ks and 403bs. Maxed them all out. Got to 45 and started to seriously consider retirement planning. Talked to 3 or 4 advisors and found out the wife had...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-11, 08:25 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,237
Posted By mgbguy

The colonoscopy is a great way to get rid of that...

The colonoscopy is a great way to get rid of that pesky last 5 lbs. as well.
Forum: Foo
12-17-09, 08:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 619
Posted By mgbguy

After a day of laying on the beach and...

After a day of laying on the beach and margaritas, my wife and I will eat at one of the several restaurants at the Playacar Palace in Playa Del Carmen, MX. My fav alternative to the relative thingy.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-12-09, 08:56 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 923
Posted By mgbguy

10 mile run this morning, 25 mile ride this...

10 mile run this morning, 25 mile ride this afternoon. Tomorrow, about a mile swim followed by a 5 mile run. Hey, it's just us triathletes.
Forum: Foo
11-27-09, 07:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 808
Posted By mgbguy

They have always been proud. It is their job,...

They have always been proud. It is their job, they are parents. Probably the only unconditional thing in most people's lives.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-28-09, 04:22 PM
Replies: 407
Views: 20,447
Posted By mgbguy

Usually only bothers those with inadequacies in...

Usually only bothers those with inadequacies in certain areas.:lol:
Forum: Road Cycling
09-20-09, 07:00 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 29,081
Posted By mgbguy

It's perfectly natural that you would not know...

It's perfectly natural that you would not know this. Slender people require refueling on a ride. They stop to slurp down energy gels. Fat people can simply live off their stores.
Forum: Foo
08-30-09, 06:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 882
Posted By mgbguy

Amazingly, as a 20 year prof and dept. chair, I...

Amazingly, as a 20 year prof and dept. chair, I don't see a single thing in your writing I agree with. We have a rental system, and insist on 3-4 yr. adoptions. Maybe where you work sux.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-05-09, 11:46 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,640
Posted By mgbguy

I too live in redneck land. This morning a big...

I too live in redneck land. This morning a big red truck in the oncoming lane pulled out to pass, saw me, and gunned it around 3 other cars. I had to hit the ditch. He was laughing as he...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-30-09, 11:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,357
Posted By mgbguy

It may vary in different parts of the country but...

It may vary in different parts of the country but there are far, far more triathletes than cyclists in this neck of the woods. I was just reading an article that said that tri was the fastest...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-29-09, 06:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,357
Posted By mgbguy

no brifters

no brifters
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-09, 07:15 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 6,432
Posted By mgbguy

Is there anything better than trolling bikeforums?

Is there anything better than trolling bikeforums?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-09, 06:51 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 6,432
Posted By mgbguy

I'm glad you are a surgeon.

I'm glad you are a surgeon.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-09, 03:04 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 6,432
Posted By mgbguy

Rapier wit. PSAT and Physics club. I see no...

Rapier wit. PSAT and Physics club. I see no dates at all. Besides you were probably much smarter than Newton.

Ignorance is dangerous. But you wouldn't know.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-09, 07:35 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 6,432
Posted By mgbguy

You should really go back and take physics cause...

You should really go back and take physics cause you suck at it now.:roflmao2:
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-09, 05:31 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 6,432
Posted By mgbguy

You have a bad attitude:p The P2C is more...

You have a bad attitude:p

The P2C is more comfortable for the 1/2 iron distance. Frame is more forgiving. It is hard to compare because between the wheels, the aero helmet, and the frame I am a...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-13-09, 01:49 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 6,432
Posted By mgbguy

Not exactly breaking news. I rode that 2006...

Not exactly breaking news. I rode that 2006 Nemesis for 2 years. Everyone knew it was a Fuji. They just haven't updated. Nothing shady about it. Pretty decent entry level bike for $899 (then).
...
Forum: Foo
06-11-09, 09:53 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 817
Posted By mgbguy

Not really a fluke, the siamese gene is...

Not really a fluke, the siamese gene is recessive. Both parents have some siamese genes and they matched up. That or there was more than one father, which is common in cats.

Cats are such *****.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-04-09, 06:25 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,799
Posted By mgbguy

Body can process 400 calories per hour, give or...

Body can process 400 calories per hour, give or take 10%ish for body type/size according to the research. That is a metabolic limit. Any more and you flush it. More than 9600 and it goes down the...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-03-09, 08:22 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,536
Posted By mgbguy

Of course, Cervelo P2C dude!

Of course, Cervelo P2C dude!
Forum: Road Cycling
05-03-09, 08:02 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,536
Posted By mgbguy

1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike, 13.2 mile run. 90...

1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike, 13.2 mile run. 90 degrees with 20 mph wind. 20.5 mph avg on the bike. I'm a bit sore but not too bad.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-20-09, 10:34 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,394
Posted By mgbguy

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v243/pelicandive...

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v243/pelicandivers/helmet.jpg

Like it's going to make me faster. But it matches the bike.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-03-09, 10:21 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,252
Posted By mgbguy

You're right. IMHO the Genesis drives and rides...

You're right. IMHO the Genesis drives and rides much better. And I'll bet the paint won't peel off and the buttons fall into the dash like they did on my M-class.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-25-09, 06:08 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,721
Posted By mgbguy

UNC-CH 1983 here. I still live in Greenville NC....

UNC-CH 1983 here. I still live in Greenville NC. No more idiots than anywhere else. Every place has it's share. I never rode around Chapel Hill either.

I hope they take care of business...
Forum: Triathlon
03-19-09, 07:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 753
Posted By mgbguy

54

54
Forum: Road Cycling
03-15-09, 09:01 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 6,011
Posted By mgbguy

Only Cervelo I have.

Only Cervelo I have.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-07-09, 07:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 317
Posted By mgbguy

80 degrees, 45 miles after the 1.2 mile swim. ...

80 degrees, 45 miles after the 1.2 mile swim. Nice day.
Forum: Foo
03-02-09, 11:38 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,921
Posted By mgbguy

You don't actually think he is talking about the...

You don't actually think he is talking about the gun, do you?
Forum: Road Cycling
03-01-09, 11:56 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,270
Posted By mgbguy

I don't think you really get how the system...

I don't think you really get how the system works, but don't let that stop your argument. By the way, your state is bankrupt and is getting the lion's share of the "stimulus."
Forum: Road Cycling
02-28-09, 09:32 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,964
Posted By mgbguy

I read the whole thread and I'm still looking for...

I read the whole thread and I'm still looking for lazyrider's good point. Could someone point it out for me?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-09, 12:32 PM
Replies: 276
Views: 11,917
Posted By mgbguy

More people would know the latter group. Not...

More people would know the latter group. Not among the road forum, but the general populace. Triathlon is the fastest growing sport in the US. 22% per year for the past 5 years. We have 1 cycling...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-09, 11:24 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 11,917
Posted By mgbguy

Just giving you grief. My first tri wasn't much...

Just giving you grief. My first tri wasn't much different. I'm in the 45-49 AG. But after 3 years I am almost respectable. I don't really do many sprints. I have two halfs and a full IM...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-09, 11:05 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 11,917
Posted By mgbguy

Am I to understand that you took 19:20 to swim...

Am I to understand that you took 19:20 to swim 440 yds? A 30 minute 5K? And you managed to place?

Were there any non handicapped people in the race?:)
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-09, 04:11 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,603
Posted By mgbguy

In a Pcad thread? Really you thought...

In a Pcad thread? Really you thought that?:roflmao2:

Seriously stop, you're killing me now.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-09, 01:59 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,603
Posted By mgbguy

I don't know what thermodynamics is, but you...

I don't know what thermodynamics is, but you sound like a real party guy.

Pcad, serious no alcohol? Why ride if you can't drink afterwards?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-09, 08:01 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,469
Posted By mgbguy

Oh and I played 3 games of basketball at lunch...

Oh and I played 3 games of basketball at lunch and swam 2000 yds.

No lie.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-09, 07:59 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,469
Posted By mgbguy

Tonite after a 3 mile run and a 90 minute ride I...

Tonite after a 3 mile run and a 90 minute ride I had 3 double whiskeys and then a couple glasses of red wine with dinner.

It was a bad day.

Yes and I will still toast you on the road. Or not,...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-15-09, 08:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,718
Posted By mgbguy

I personally don't see much difference. I have...

I personally don't see much difference. I have many different kits including Assos bibs but just don't get it. Of course I'm a triathlete kind of person so my longest rides are 120 miles or so. ...
Forum: Foo
02-15-09, 08:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 776
Posted By mgbguy

I write all my passwords on sticky notes and put...

I write all my passwords on sticky notes and put them on my monitor. It's worked for 20 years.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-15-09, 02:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,815
Posted By mgbguy

I've put about 1K miles on my Soul 4.0 and...

I've put about 1K miles on my Soul 4.0 and haven't had any issues. I'm much larger than you at 195 lb.
Forum: Foo
02-12-09, 09:29 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,633
Posted By mgbguy

I am a shadetree mechanic and have owned multiple...

I am a shadetree mechanic and have owned multiple BMWs and participate on a lot of BMW boards. I have a 97 328ic (manual) now. It is pretty much consensus that you need to change the auto tranny...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-12-09, 09:02 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,553
Posted By mgbguy

2gb version refurb was $15 on Woot. I got 3, so...

2gb version refurb was $15 on Woot. I got 3, so now they can be disposable. I have an Itouch 32gb too but the Clip is my favorite for music.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-01-09, 01:08 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 2,840
Posted By mgbguy

I ran 130 kilometers. Biked 350 miles. Swam 15...

I ran 130 kilometers. Biked 350 miles. Swam 15 miles.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-31-09, 07:31 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,725
Posted By mgbguy

Why don't you have a hose inside the garage? ...

Why don't you have a hose inside the garage? Even in relatively mild NC I have a sheltered hose. Just makes sense.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-09, 11:23 AM
Replies: 490
Views: 22,456
Posted By mgbguy

I'm your garden variety college business...

I'm your garden variety college business professor and dept. chair.



Went to undergrad at UNC. Adam and Eve were really just getting started then. Buddy used to work the phones at night. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-09, 11:20 AM
Replies: 490
Views: 22,456
Posted By mgbguy

I assume you were at the Clayton plant?

I assume you were at the Clayton plant?
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-09, 11:00 AM
Replies: 490
Views: 22,456
Posted By mgbguy

Adam and Eve

Adam and Eve
Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-09, 08:50 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,795
Posted By mgbguy

Or they have real lives. Either way.

Or they have real lives.

Either way.
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