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Forum: Touring
06-13-19, 08:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 830
Posted By seeker333

Zombie threads are more common since a fairly...

Zombie threads are more common since a fairly recent website software update. For many years the OP date was listed immediately below OP's username on the subforum page. A year or two ago an update...
05-15-19, 11:38 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 11,570
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

And the local Social Justice Warriors wouldn't...

And the local Social Justice Warriors wouldn't get offended when ads showed the bicyclists because they would represent real life for 99.9% of the population.
05-15-19, 06:48 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 11,570
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Correct, ads that don't represent (your concept...

Correct, ads that don't represent (your concept of) real life for 99.9% of America is YOUR "problem."

Sounds like a real pressing issue for any card carrying Social Justice Warrior that would be...
05-15-19, 06:20 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 11,570
Posted By MNHarv

No ad from those eras represented the United...

No ad from those eras represented the United States "persona" although some tried to and some tried to influence us. I was pretty young when I pointed out to an older cousin that what she was showing...
05-13-19, 08:26 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 11,570
Posted By skidder

This will be something of a 'mosh-pit' of ideas...

This will be something of a 'mosh-pit' of ideas but:

Probably started with the introduction of European-brand bicycles in the 1960s that were much lighter than the Schwinns that were so popular at...
05-13-19, 06:45 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 11,570
Posted By PaulH

This is how the world should look. Changuards,...

This is how the world should look. Changuards, fenders, decent geometry. The absolute worst thing that befell cycling was becoming a sport.
05-13-19, 09:48 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 11,570
Posted By Wildwood

80s - The Ronald Reagan “it’s all about ‘me’”...

80s - The Ronald Reagan “it’s all about ‘me’” generation started things downhill.
60s - ‘Think not about what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country’ attitude.

When...
05-13-19, 07:36 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 11,570
Posted By Darth Lefty

Ca. 1985 all the laid back people stopped buying...

Ca. 1985 all the laid back people stopped buying Varsities and instead bought mountain bikes, and exited your field of view.
04-25-19, 06:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 892
Posted By Maelochs

Nothing to do with cycling.

Nothing to do with cycling.
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