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Forum: Foo
05-14-21, 08:37 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 267
Posted By work4bike

This is an interesting thread and I look forward...

This is an interesting thread and I look forward to see what experienced EV owners have to say.

However, I will say that ICE vehicles will not be outlawed anytime soon, because it's just...
05-14-21, 08:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 448
Posted By work4bike

Where is this store located? Is the parking lot...

Where is this store located? Is the parking lot attendant the only person causing problems or are there multiple people doing this?
05-13-21, 02:18 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 825
Posted By work4bike

I don't ride on MUPs mostly because of the other...

I don't ride on MUPs mostly because of the other users and their idiotic, unsafe behavior. However, every once in a while I have to deal with a clueless pedestrian. The other day I see a guy start to...
05-12-21, 10:11 AM
Replies: 218
Views: 21,486
Posted By work4bike

Yeap, as prices come down, more and more people,...

Yeap, as prices come down, more and more people, which will inevitably include more idiots, will be on the MUPs causing havoc. I'm so glad I stay off the MUPs, in favor of the roads, because the MUPs...
05-07-21, 09:25 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,313
Posted By work4bike

Take him to court either on The People's Court...

Take him to court either on The People's Court or Judge Judy.

I love the stories about dog attacks and bikes:) BTW, if you get on Judge Judy, she seems to have it out for irresponsible dog...
04-29-21, 02:24 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,530
Posted By work4bike

I've read my bike laws a lot, but not since this...

I've read my bike laws a lot, but not since this thread was opened. I'm not sure, but my state law probably says something similar to the above^.

However, laws don't address every possible...
04-28-21, 09:48 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,313
Posted By work4bike

That's :lol::roflmao2: It's the owners that...

That's :lol::roflmao2:

It's the owners that really need to be peppered sprayed:D
04-28-21, 07:42 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,530
Posted By work4bike

I signal right before the light changes green.

I signal right before the light changes green.
04-28-21, 06:48 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,313
Posted By work4bike

I can out sprint dogs, but sometimes it's not an...

I can out sprint dogs, but sometimes it's not an option; just stop and that confuses the hell out of them.
04-27-21, 08:46 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,530
Posted By work4bike

Here in Jax, nearly all stop lights have an...

Here in Jax, nearly all stop lights have an imprint that is easily seen where the sensors for the light are; I never have a problem actuating them, and I always sit over top the center wire (dead...
Forum: Foo
04-27-21, 04:52 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,604
Posted By work4bike

Feeling better today, but I didn't get the...

Feeling better today, but I didn't get the greatest of sleep last night....but still got my chores to do today, so I'll just have to MTFU:D
04-27-21, 04:48 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,530
Posted By work4bike

If I were in your position I would have signaled...

If I were in your position I would have signaled my turn, but I know that's not always an option in every situation on a bike. However, if I were the guy in the rear I would NOT have passed on the...
Forum: Foo
04-26-21, 12:33 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,604
Posted By work4bike

I got my second shot today as I went in to set my...

I got my second shot today as I went in to set my appointment for the 28th, I found out that I could take it as early as the 24th, so I took it today (April 26). Then I went on a 40-mile ride and I'm...
04-22-21, 07:07 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,557
Posted By work4bike

I don't understand using a "loophole" to...

I don't understand using a "loophole" to arrest/confiscate. If someone is breaking the law, then act on that, why bring in the issue of license for a bike? As for racism, I don't see that in this...
04-22-21, 05:54 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,557
Posted By work4bike

This is one reason why I moved away from the big...

This is one reason why I moved away from the big city (I lived outside Washington DC). Just too many stupid rules...a license for a bike:wtf:

So many problems like this coming out of big cities....
04-21-21, 01:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 200
Posted By work4bike

I love hearing stories like this and the one that...

I love hearing stories like this and the one that happened in Afghanistan

https://www.bicycling.com/news/a20266673/afghan-cycles-documentary-premieres/
04-14-21, 09:06 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,928
Posted By work4bike

Like I said before, I do signal my intentions of...

Like I said before, I do signal my intentions of turns and taking the lane.... However, since I'm always in the lane at red lights/stop signs I always make a point of signaling to drivers in...
04-12-21, 02:35 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,298
Posted By work4bike

I do this all the time, but I'm not drafting. As...

I do this all the time, but I'm not drafting. As I come up to a light in a lane without a bike lane I get behind the cars in front of me and as they start moving I'm directly behind the person in...
04-08-21, 02:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 565
Posted By work4bike

You want to decrease car traffic, increase the...

You want to decrease car traffic, increase the Gas Tax; plus there would be more money for infrastructure. Also, the govt could stop subsidizing fossil fuels, or at least significantly reduce the...
Forum: Foo
04-07-21, 10:14 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,604
Posted By work4bike

I just got my first shot of the Pfizer covid-19...

I just got my first shot of the Pfizer covid-19 vaccine. I wanted to get the J&J, but they're having some problems with supply, so I just pulled the trigger and got the Pfizer.

What's funny is...
04-03-21, 04:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 936
Posted By work4bike

I'd really like to see the condition of that...

I'd really like to see the condition of that guy's rims after he used them as a battering ram:)
04-03-21, 06:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 936
Posted By work4bike

That cyclist is seriously emotionally unhinged....

That cyclist is seriously emotionally unhinged. Reminds me of a few on this site:eek::innocent::roflmao2:
04-02-21, 10:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,240
Posted By work4bike

I always take the lane at a stop sign and light...

I always take the lane at a stop sign and light where a Right Hook is a possibility. I've had two instances while sitting at a light when I actually had drivers coming up really fast, one of them was...
04-02-21, 10:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 584
Posted By work4bike

I don't know, I don't fall down that much to...

I don't know, I don't fall down that much to know...that's funny because it's true:D
04-01-21, 08:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,240
Posted By work4bike

Part of my strategy for taking the lane is to...

Part of my strategy for taking the lane is to ensure there are no cars 'barreling' up the road towards me. It's as much a part of my actions as looking in my mirror and over my shoulder before I take...
03-31-21, 08:51 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,928
Posted By work4bike

:roflmao2:, that's funny, because it's true:lol: ...

:roflmao2:, that's funny, because it's true:lol:

It really seems like more and more people don't signal. I've gotten pretty good at reading a car's intentions.
03-31-21, 08:47 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,928
Posted By work4bike

I signal, especially if I'm taking the lane. My...

I signal, especially if I'm taking the lane. My problem is that so many think I'm waving at them:notamused:
03-28-21, 06:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,240
Posted By work4bike

I think it's just a 'selling point'. I never...

I think it's just a 'selling point'. I never heard it referred to as the Safety Stop, rather I've always heard Idaho Stop, but regardless the same thing is said that it reduces accidents. I don't see...
Forum: Foo
03-23-21, 02:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 613
Posted By work4bike

Finally got a video of a pileated woodpecker...

Finally got a video of a pileated woodpecker hunting for and then eating a grub from one of the logs I put around my yard. Also there was a Red-bellied woodpecker that seemed to dive bomb him -- not...
Forum: Foo
03-22-21, 11:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 613
Posted By work4bike

I love potatoes, but I can't grow them too well...

I love potatoes, but I can't grow them too well here, because of the heat and the cold. Potatoes are a finicky crop to grow here in Fl, because they don't like the heat, but they also can't take the...
03-21-21, 07:31 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,211
Posted By work4bike

I think we road cyclists get a little taste of...

I think we road cyclists get a little taste of what it's like to be in a minority group. The stuff I've had thrown at me, yelled at me and cars actually swerving towards me....after all that I can't...
Forum: Foo
03-20-21, 06:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 613
Posted By work4bike

Very windy day today and I heard my front screen...

Very windy day today and I heard my front screen door banging in the wind, I had to open the door to remove a branch from the doorway and I heard a knocking sound about 15 feet directly in front of...
Forum: Foo
03-17-21, 08:39 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,613
Posted By work4bike

I don't know what's happening in California, but...

I don't know what's happening in California, but I've been hearing and I've been meaning to look into the issue of compostable plastics needing industrial composting facilities to degrade these type...
03-17-21, 08:33 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,114
Posted By work4bike

220-age was never intended to be a formula for...

220-age was never intended to be a formula for the masses. It definitly doesn't apply to me and I've never come across any other formula that fits me. Bottomline, you have to become familiar with...
03-15-21, 06:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 647
Posted By work4bike

My knee pain, which sounds same as yours, was a...

My knee pain, which sounds same as yours, was a result of muscle imbalance. I'd been doing tons of cycling, which is a quad-dominate exercise, resulting in weak hamstring-to-quadricep strength ratio,...
Forum: Foo
03-14-21, 06:40 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,101
Posted By work4bike

I agree that the pharmaceutical companies are...

I agree that the pharmaceutical companies are evil and do a lot of harm in the products they provide, such as NSAIDs and the such and I personally never take them, including allergy medicines. Look...
Forum: Foo
03-14-21, 06:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 603
Posted By work4bike

...or you could wait until the moderator bans...

...or you could wait until the moderator bans you. It's happened to me on another site...some people are just too easily offended.

P.S. I just noticed we joined around the same time and you're...
Forum: Foo
03-13-21, 02:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 613
Posted By work4bike

I just sowed 50 sunflower seeds and a few...

I just sowed 50 sunflower seeds and a few eggplants. Then collected a bunch of leaves to make leaf mold and just a bunch of stuff to prepare for more plantings. Going on a :speedy: tomorrow for...
Forum: Foo
03-11-21, 09:27 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,486
Posted By work4bike

I finally identified another "weed" in my yard. ...

I finally identified another "weed" in my yard.

I've never really paid much attention to this plant, because it is only here for a few months during the winter/fall and there's no noticeable...
03-06-21, 12:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,517
Posted By work4bike

Some probably would characterize my way of...

Some probably would characterize my way of riding, by adopting the Idaho Stop for stop signs as "Blowing" a stop sign. That's alright, don't really care, as long as I'm riding in a way that doesn't...
03-06-21, 09:56 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,517
Posted By work4bike

A person that does not slow down to properly...

A person that does not slow down to properly yield for others at the intersection. A good example is the guy that I did a thread on earlier, which caused me to brake as I was going thru the...
03-06-21, 07:23 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,517
Posted By work4bike

I'm one of those cyclists that was educated on...

I'm one of those cyclists that was educated on how to keep the rubber side down without training wheels -- that was the end of my formal education:D
03-06-21, 07:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,517
Posted By work4bike

What's funny is when cyclists take up the entire...

What's funny is when cyclists take up the entire lane and cause others to slow down and wait for them, they make remarks of how impatient motorists are; however, in reality cyclists are just as...
03-04-21, 08:06 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 4,931
Posted By work4bike

I'm very happy with all the changes in roadways...

I'm very happy with all the changes in roadways here in Jax, Fl. Luckily we don't waste our money on separated bike lanes or MUPs. Give me the simple bike lanes and I'm happy, especially the ones...
02-18-21, 08:44 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,835
Posted By work4bike

I see the lime-green color more than the...

I see the lime-green color more than the yellow.....Is this another, What Color is the Dress phenomenon....:D;)
02-17-21, 12:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,835
Posted By work4bike

I hope the cycling community in Montana defeat...

I hope the cycling community in Montana defeat these proposed requirements.
02-13-21, 08:11 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,625
Posted By work4bike

This is not a bike path, nonetheless, it looked...

This is not a bike path, nonetheless, it looked like a really nice road to ride...However, it was kind of ironic how they told a cyclist to get out of the middle of the road:D
...
02-12-21, 06:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 847
Posted By work4bike

I'd love to see some videos of these rides...I...

I'd love to see some videos of these rides...I just like to watch cycling, especially with good music:)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7Qij_Lo0sQ
Forum: Foo
02-11-21, 03:04 PM
Replies: 570
Views: 49,422
Posted By work4bike

. ^^^^^^ I don't know if that's...

.





^^^^^^ I don't know if that's any worse than leaving your dead family members in the house, as is the custom in some cultures.


https://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-39603771
02-11-21, 12:41 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,625
Posted By work4bike

I think it looks nice also, but the problem with...

I think it looks nice also, but the problem with these paths, is that they go nowhere. I do enough riding, I don't need to find a path to just do laps. But if that's what you're looking for, then it...
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