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05-29-15, 10:38 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,362
Posted By Keith99

Am I correct that you are turning into the dirt...

Am I correct that you are turning into the dirt parking area? If so I'd go with a 2 way plan. If the breaks happen merge into traffic and turn left into whatever part of the lot is available. That...
05-28-15, 04:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 772
Posted By Keith99

I consider a spare tube essential. 5-10% of flats...

I consider a spare tube essential. 5-10% of flats can result to damage to the valve. No spare tube and you are walking.

Even more essential for a newbie or someone out of practice as the wrong...
05-28-15, 09:29 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,362
Posted By Keith99

If I read his post correctly he really does not...

If I read his post correctly he really does not have the second choice and the first does not sound that good either.

It sounds like this is a busy street without any central left turn lane and...
05-26-15, 01:55 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,401
Posted By Keith99

Bolding mine. Which is an excellent reason...

Bolding mine.

Which is an excellent reason to assume that the guy was either stunned or wearing clips and straps. An ongoing violent thrashing will release clipless. I've seen newbies go down...
05-26-15, 01:47 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,401
Posted By Keith99

Since the video showed a clipless setup I'd say...

Since the video showed a clipless setup I'd say the odds favor that being what the rider was using.

It also mentioned arm and facial injuries. It may well be he was not clipping out because he...
05-26-15, 01:30 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 6,248
Posted By Keith99

I watched the short clip at least 4 times to be...

I watched the short clip at least 4 times to be sure my initial impression was correct. The guy riding the sidewalk is pretty much going at the speed of traffic in the road.
Forum: Foo
05-26-15, 10:57 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,111
Posted By Keith99

If they left a number call back, explain and ask...

If they left a number call back, explain and ask to be removed from their list. Oh and mention that if you keep receiving calls you will have your lawyer pursue action for harassment.

This does...
05-20-15, 04:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 745
Posted By Keith99

They made the problem you point out much worse by...

They made the problem you point out much worse by limiting the number of riders who get point on each climb. Now a small break going out and doing what yuo describe on just one (high number of...
05-20-15, 03:53 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 9,608
Posted By Keith99

Nah, I'd say the journalism is correct. The...

Nah,

I'd say the journalism is correct. The thing is most rules are worded to give some leeway. Any rider who has a mechanical problem in the middle of the race will work back through the cars....
05-20-15, 12:00 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 9,608
Posted By Keith99

About as obscure as offside in Football...

About as obscure as offside in Football (Gridiron, Soccer or Rugby).

That is to the riders. Fans could easily be unaware of it because it never happens.

Best one that is really like this is...
05-20-15, 11:28 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 5,227
Posted By Keith99

Agree totally. When I bought my road bike a steel...

Agree totally. When I bought my road bike a steel frame Diamondback was the last cut. If I had been a racer it would have won. Wonderfully responsive, too responsive for the kind of riding I did. But...
05-18-15, 12:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 848
Posted By Keith99

Yea, I can really see spending a fortune to trim...

Yea, I can really see spending a fortune to trim grams from the bike only to put on several pounds of body armor.
05-18-15, 12:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 651
Posted By Keith99

I'm pretty sure the Giro did this for the...

I'm pretty sure the Giro did this for the prologue a few years ago. Drag race. Fair because it was perfectly straight. Not very long 5 Kms. at most.

A crapshoot, but fun for a prologue. For a...
05-14-15, 10:07 AM
Replies: 269
Views: 8,598
Posted By Keith99

What the cyclist did was stupid. While us props...

What the cyclist did was stupid. While us props joke about trucks losing when they hit us, we know it isn't really true. He was lucky. Anyone jerk enough to do what the driver did is jerk enough to...
05-14-15, 10:01 AM
Replies: 269
Views: 8,598
Posted By Keith99

Snap back and you're drunk, but you'll be sober...

Snap back and you're drunk, but you'll be sober in the morning.

The dumb variety will be so confused they can't function. The smart ones will laugh and buy me a round!

Since I'm a Prop I'm...
05-13-15, 05:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,794
Posted By Keith99

I'd followup with asking just how he gets...

I'd followup with asking just how he gets dropped. If it is getting dropped because the pace picks up is entirely different than getting dropped because someone jumps and you can't catch his wheel. ...
05-13-15, 11:52 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,729
Posted By Keith99

I think mine is allowed to drink. Not really sure.

I think mine is allowed to drink. Not really sure.
Forum: Foo
04-30-15, 09:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 465
Posted By Keith99

Got Wood? Hey it worked for Milk!

Got Wood?

Hey it worked for Milk!
04-28-15, 01:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 819
Posted By Keith99

I'm going to go with simply more riders and teams...

I'm going to go with simply more riders and teams in the race over the long haul and that the recent differences are that style and tradition are catching up.

Easiest to check for the Tours, but...
04-23-15, 04:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 777
Posted By Keith99

On physics I agree with those saying work the...

On physics I agree with those saying work the steepest section harder.

On a biology point and especially as it relates to getting a better time next week and next month I say work your worst...
04-23-15, 04:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,169
Posted By Keith99

I'm going to go with the fools who just loosen...

I'm going to go with the fools who just loosen the bolt and rotate the handlebars on a road bike so they are upside down.

Work out just where the brake levers are and what will happen if you...
Forum: Foo
04-21-15, 01:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 881
Posted By Keith99

What was 99's real name?

What was 99's real name?
04-20-15, 03:01 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,131
Posted By Keith99

Yea, but if you are a good rider on the flats...

Yea, but if you are a good rider on the flats they should not catch you if yuo have any lead to start.

A lot of dogs are territorial, the property line dogs mentioned earlier are the most extreme...
04-17-15, 02:01 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 5,580
Posted By Keith99

My commute is under 5 miles if I take the most...

My commute is under 5 miles if I take the most direct route, which I almost never do because it is far slower than adding a couple of miles.

But I don't think I'll ever seriously consider bike...
04-14-15, 01:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 695
Posted By Keith99

Close a street to cars and open it to cycling. ...

Close a street to cars and open it to cycling.

It really helps to have a way to cycle to the event, at least to some degree.

The crowd it attracts is largely those who fear or at least...
04-09-15, 01:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,126
Posted By Keith99

Only crash worth mentioning that happened while I...

Only crash worth mentioning that happened while I was there was behind me. I only heard the thud.

I did see the aftermath of a guy who went down where the Beach Bike path turns onto Fiji Way in...
04-08-15, 05:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,846
Posted By Keith99

An even more elite list P-R and worlds. No Eddy...

An even more elite list P-R and worlds. No Eddy either.

2005 Boonen
1996 Johan Museeuw
1961 Rik Van Looy

For Boonen that gives RvV, PR and the Worlds. Looy added LBL.

Those are the only 2...
04-08-15, 12:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,000
Posted By Keith99

None of the Rugby shorts I wear are anything like...

None of the Rugby shorts I wear are anything like sweat pants. Not my Canterburys, not my Koogas. Never wear them cycling either. Though they would be OK for a bent.

Since I am always both a...
04-08-15, 12:13 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,438
Posted By Keith99

3 years or so ago I'd see people turning out of...

3 years or so ago I'd see people turning out of the shopping center near work on their cells all the time.

I remember because it was so striking. It is a very nasty left turn to make because the...
Forum: Foo
03-31-15, 12:51 PM
Replies: 1,437
Views: 78,312
Posted By Keith99

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dpjs9nEBVOQ ...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dpjs9nEBVOQ

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K2fyHbsiBWk

A couple of links. Both are double death songs. Both suicide songs. Both love songs.

The second Darcy...
Forum: Foo
03-30-15, 04:49 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,501
Posted By Keith99

Don't buy on Margin. Otherwise buy as much...

Don't buy on Margin.

Otherwise buy as much Novel stock as you can. Get out a few years after the crash.
03-27-15, 05:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,192
Posted By Keith99

One nasty twist with motors or for that matter...

One nasty twist with motors or for that matter any illegal advantage in the bike is that in a tour the illegal part can be used it give a top rider or for that matter even a valued lt. a de facto...
Forum: Foo
03-24-15, 02:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,078
Posted By Keith99

Coven - Washroom Wonder - YouTube...

Coven - Washroom Wonder - YouTube (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fcbxwxEe730)

Never heard this on the radio. The group had one hit, ironically their hit was totally different from everything else...
Forum: Foo
03-24-15, 02:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,044
Posted By Keith99

May ye be in Heaven a half hour before the Devil...

May ye be in Heaven a half hour before the Devil knows you are dead.

I'll toast him again with some Glenlivet when I get home.
03-20-15, 05:48 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,740
Posted By Keith99

I also have a soft spot for Rudi Altig because of...

I also have a soft spot for Rudi Altig because of the 1962 Tropheo Baracchi.

CiclismoPassion- a passion for cycling history: TROFEO BARACCHI 1962.avi...
03-20-15, 05:36 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,740
Posted By Keith99

I'm partial to Martin Vandenbossche. Without him...

I'm partial to Martin Vandenbossche. Without him Merckx would still have won the TDF in 69 and most likely still have won stage 17, but not by minutes with a solo break of 140 Kms. Without Martin as...
Forum: Foo
03-20-15, 05:09 PM
Replies: 1,417
Views: 94,597
Posted By Keith99

Darcy Farrow has been recorded by over 300...

Darcy Farrow has been recorded by over 300 artists. I consider this the best because it catches the feeling. Some others may better voices and instrumental performances. I could be wrong, Ian Mathews...
03-05-15, 05:11 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,350
Posted By Keith99

There is a truly wonderful path on the East side...

There is a truly wonderful path on the East side of Palos Verdes. Near Palos Verdes Drive North.

Notice I did not say bike path. It is a walking or riding path, often separated from the street by...
Forum: Foo
02-26-15, 03:15 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,424
Posted By Keith99

Real Ice Cream. Typically I replace any half and...

Real Ice Cream. Typically I replace any half and half in the recipe with whipping cream.

A coronary in every cup is my motto.
Forum: Foo
02-26-15, 03:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 669
Posted By Keith99

English to Russian and back. A rather famous one....

English to Russian and back. A rather famous one.

The Vodka is desirous but the meat is rotten.
02-20-15, 12:27 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 6,715
Posted By Keith99

I think it is grossly misleading. The...

I think it is grossly misleading.

The proposed legislation would prohibit cities from forcing businesses to allow cyclists in the drive through lane when the lobby is closed.

I can see lots...
02-19-15, 03:42 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,130
Posted By Keith99

Person on bike has been used here to denote...

Person on bike has been used here to denote completely untrained and possibly brain dead person riding a bike. As opposed to someone who actually knows what they are doing.

That well before this...
Forum: Foo
02-13-15, 12:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 492
Posted By Keith99

I'll respectfully disagree. Already seen both...

I'll respectfully disagree. Already seen both pairs of grandparents die and no hard feelings. I expect the same when mom passes.

The key is raising decent children.

I have however seen a...
02-12-15, 03:10 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,837
Posted By Keith99

The link says: That implies he hit it...

The link says:



That implies he hit it pretty hard, which makes substantial damage more likely.
Forum: Foo
02-12-15, 03:04 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,776
Posted By Keith99

Because it is a whole lot easier than trying to...

Because it is a whole lot easier than trying to understand women?
02-09-15, 04:10 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 14,253
Posted By Keith99

Meh. Sounds typical for book to film. In...

Meh.

Sounds typical for book to film. In Starship Troopers Johnny Rico is Filipino. It is a major point of the book. He is a blond haired blue eyed Aryan in the film. In the book his father is...
Forum: Foo
02-09-15, 11:48 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,776
Posted By Keith99

I knew far more students who claimed calculus...

I knew far more students who claimed calculus proved there was a devil!

I never had any problems. It was a bit amusing to realize that once we got to integration the grinds, students who would...
01-30-15, 04:33 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 13,228
Posted By Keith99

Actually citing vehicle code I have had no luck,...

Actually citing vehicle code I have had no luck, either direction. But this link is interesting. Once one has the idea that the link you provided in mind it seems to confirm it.

Louisiana Speed...
01-30-15, 12:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,342
Posted By Keith99

When I was in Australia for the Rugby World Cup...

When I was in Australia for the Rugby World Cup our group was loading into our tour bus. The kind that are about 4-5 feet taller than a school bus and a bit wider to. It was between 8 and 9 in the...
01-30-15, 11:38 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 13,228
Posted By Keith99

Nope. It is NOT a passing lane on a 4-6 lane each...

Nope. It is NOT a passing lane on a 4-6 lane each way freeway, it is a traffic lane and you can get pulled over for going too slow. And yes there are 6 lane each way freeways here in So. Cal. and a...
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