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Forum: Foo
06-15-08, 06:49 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,597
Posted By The Rob

I have a MySpace page, and a few people with whom...

I have a MySpace page, and a few people with whom I work are in my friends list including the human resources director. :D I've been with the company for thirteen years so trust is not an issue...
03-22-08, 08:31 AM
Replies: 8,244
Views: 340,294
Posted By The Rob

Pixie's got back! :eek:

Pixie's got back! :eek:
Forum: Foo
03-22-08, 07:38 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 5,043
Posted By The Rob

Snatch the cell phone from the hand of a yakking...

Snatch the cell phone from the hand of a yakking motorist and pitch it across two lanes of traffic.

Oops, that was actually a dream. Carry on.
Forum: Commuting
03-22-08, 07:24 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,312
Posted By The Rob

I could fall down the stairs outside my front...

I could fall down the stairs outside my front door. I could suffer a heart attack at my gym. A simple slip on a concrete floor could be fatal if I'm unlucky. I quit smoking almost two years ago...
Forum: Foo
11-11-07, 09:57 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,722
Posted By The Rob

I once tried to pry the end cap of a large...

I once tried to pry the end cap of a large hardware shipping tube off by inserting a finger instead of removing the staples holding the cap in. Finger got wedged between the tube and the cap and I...
08-19-07, 10:54 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,064
Posted By The Rob

It reads like awkward expositional dialogue meant...

It reads like awkward expositional dialogue meant to be read by other parties. I don't trust the validity of this exchange.
07-29-07, 11:36 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 4,007
Posted By The Rob

I cycle as I drive. I choose my routes based...

I cycle as I drive. I choose my routes based upon safety and past experiences (and annoyances). Just as I may avoid certain roads in my car, so too do I avoid certain roads while riding my bicycle....
Forum: Foo
06-09-07, 07:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 577
Posted By The Rob

This is weird, another totally unrelated set of...

This is weird, another totally unrelated set of forums has this same thread! Is this a sign of universal consciousness?
Forum: Foo
02-18-07, 08:52 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,355
Posted By The Rob

Henry Weinhard's Root Beer...

Henry Weinhard's Root Beer (http://www.sodaking.com/product_info.php/products_id/160)
Forum: Foo
02-11-07, 01:55 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,699
Posted By The Rob

Unless hiding from flesh-eating zombie mutants,...

Unless hiding from flesh-eating zombie mutants, NO!

Since that hardly ever happens, just simply NO!

edit: I really must read the date on the last post in a thread. Damn.
Forum: Foo
02-11-07, 01:43 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,292
Posted By The Rob

Creighton (pronounced 'KRAY-tun'). I dig it, but...

Creighton (pronounced 'KRAY-tun'). I dig it, but no one ever knows how to pronounce it correctly. I've been called 'Kregtun', 'Kreegtun', 'Kr-eye-tun', and 'Kreetun' (that last one like 'cretin'; I...
Forum: Foo
02-11-07, 01:02 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,664
Posted By The Rob

Coooooool. :D

Coooooool. :D
Forum: Foo
02-11-07, 12:14 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,397
Posted By The Rob

I agree! I mean about the "women running the...

I agree!

I mean about the "women running the world" part. No offense, meng. :D
Forum: Foo
02-11-07, 12:12 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 2,920
Posted By The Rob

Drag queen name: Mugs Fuller (not terribly...

Drag queen name: Mugs Fuller (not terribly 'queenly', I fear...)

Porn name: Creighton Ballinger (pretty classy!) :D

When I was doing it "wrong" my porn name worked out to be Mugs...
Forum: Foo
02-11-07, 11:59 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,397
Posted By The Rob

Congratulations, Donna.

Congratulations, Donna.
Forum: Foo
02-11-07, 11:38 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 825
Posted By The Rob

I have a page, and I blog regularly. It...

I have a page, and I blog regularly. It satisfies an urge to write without my having to get all disciplined about it, and it's fun to scour YouTube for interesting clips to share with friends. If...
Forum: Foo
02-11-07, 11:09 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 805
Posted By The Rob

In our local newspaper yesterday, a story on Anna...

In our local newspaper yesterday, a story on Anna Nicole Smith was featured on page one. A story about an ambulance dumping a disabled homeless man with a ruptured colostomy bag (!) in a park in...
Forum: Commuting
02-10-07, 11:57 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,362
Posted By The Rob

North Face Hot Shot, older style, black. Very...

North Face Hot Shot, older style, black. Very nice pack with a sternum strap and waist belt. Plenty large but not enough compartments (I'm a chronic organizer :rolleyes: ).
Forum: Foo
01-28-07, 01:06 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 19,014
Posted By The Rob

Y'all might wanna tone it down in here. ...

Y'all might wanna tone it down in here. The...uh, musk is starting to waft into the Recreational & Family forum...
Forum: Foo
12-30-06, 01:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 699
Posted By The Rob

I've been smoke-free for nearly five months now,...

I've been smoke-free for nearly five months now, and counter-intuitively (to me anyway, as the two used to go hand-in-hand) my coffee consumption has gone through the roof. Perhaps I'm...
Forum: Commuting
12-23-06, 02:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 873
Posted By The Rob

I'm using two HL-EL500 1-watt LED headlights...

I'm using two HL-EL500 1-watt LED headlights currently, but just won an auction for a Nite Hawk 30-watt dual headlight system. I'll carry one of the LED headlights for a back-up light; the HL-EL500...
12-23-06, 01:53 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,398
Posted By The Rob

OOPS! Aw Hell...

OOPS! Aw Hell...
Forum: Foo
12-23-06, 01:48 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,593
Posted By The Rob

The last scene in the subway in Crocodile Dundee ...

The last scene in the subway in Crocodile Dundee

Last night's season finale of Doctor Who! (Rose! *sniffle*!)

Mis-treated animals (but that's all rage, so perhaps not germane).
12-23-06, 01:14 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,398
Posted By The Rob

I subscribe to Bicycling, but I do love the idea...

I subscribe to Bicycling, but I do love the idea of joining the League and getting the subscription free. Thanks, JanMM.

I always find something interesting and/or useful in the magazine, and...
Forum: Foo
12-23-06, 12:53 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,320
Posted By The Rob

I assume that he was driven to obsess...

I assume that he was driven to obsess compulsively about something that had nothing to do with the thread.

I often cruise through here without signing in, and I have my Ad-blocker disabled for...
Forum: Foo
12-23-06, 12:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 391
Posted By The Rob

That's really odd, I've had the same occurrence...

That's really odd, I've had the same occurrence this week. Just kept popping into my head randomly.

Knock that off, 'kay?
Forum: Foo
12-23-06, 11:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 457
Posted By The Rob

The Police. They were what was good in the 80's....

The Police. They were what was good in the 80's.

I mean the band.
Forum: Commuting
12-09-06, 01:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,906
Posted By The Rob

I always tell friends to feel free to honk a...

I always tell friends to feel free to honk a greeting if they like, just please do it after they've passed me on the road.
Forum: Foo
12-09-06, 01:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 457
Posted By The Rob

What is the etymology of the term 'foo' anyway? ...

What is the etymology of the term 'foo' anyway? Is it something like "This ain't the forum fo' that, foo'! Post it in that other forum!"?
12-09-06, 12:38 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 4,185
Posted By The Rob

Uh-Oh...

Um, Wogsterca...it really was a joke post, man. Back away from the keyboard, shake it out, deep breaths.

:D
12-03-06, 06:20 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,758
Posted By The Rob

Holy cr@p!

Holy cr@p!
Forum: Foo
12-03-06, 06:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,747
Posted By The Rob

"I was up all night stalking my ex-boss who fired...

"I was up all night stalking my ex-boss who fired me from my last job. Is that a problem?"
Forum: Introductions
12-03-06, 05:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 185
Posted By The Rob

Welcome! Yes, these forums are useful. ...

Welcome!

Yes, these forums are useful. There are no such things as "stupid questions", only redundant ones (*cough*Search The Forums*cough*)

Enjoy!:D
Forum: Foo
11-28-06, 12:42 PM
Forum: Foo
11-19-06, 12:49 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 3,141
Posted By The Rob

I've always enjoyed the free-form flow here on...

I've always enjoyed the free-form flow here on the forums; I feel it's an extension of face-to-face conversation with it's natural asides and interjections. Imposing a (more) rigid structure here...
Forum: Commuting
10-29-06, 01:05 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,929
Posted By The Rob

You'll get many and varied opinions on this...

You'll get many and varied opinions on this topic, along with at least one exhortation to please use the search function for the info you seek. For a short answer, I have this to offer: Test ride...
Forum: Foo
10-29-06, 12:55 PM
Replies: 450
Views: 12,641
Posted By The Rob

I guess I should have stated "I wish I had the...

I guess I should have stated "I wish I had the knack for posting good photos such as these". I can post photos just fine; the knack I lack (!) is in taking ones worthy of posting. :rolleyes:
Forum: Foo
10-29-06, 12:02 PM
Replies: 450
Views: 12,641
Posted By The Rob

Good pics anyway. I can understand wanting to...

Good pics anyway. I can understand wanting to maintain anonymity myself. :D
Forum: Foo
10-29-06, 11:55 AM
Replies: 450
Views: 12,641
Posted By The Rob

Love all of the photos here, wish I had the...

Love all of the photos here, wish I had the knack. Thanks.
Forum: Foo
10-19-06, 11:12 AM
Replies: 2,254
Views: 37,922
Posted By The Rob

Marion, uh, something.

Marion, uh, something.
Forum: Foo
09-23-06, 09:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 588
Posted By The Rob

I don't mind threads like that one at all. ...

I don't mind threads like that one at all. Whimsy is pretty harmless and can be charming in the right mood. I'll read that sort of thread with pleasure rather than the needlessly vituperative...
Forum: Introductions
09-23-06, 05:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 180
Posted By The Rob

Hi Michelle, and welcome. :)

Hi Michelle, and welcome. :)
Forum: Road Cycling
09-03-06, 12:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 296
Posted By The Rob

Why not use the pedals you've already got? Buy a...

Why not use the pedals you've already got? Buy a pair of SPD-compatible shoes and enjoy the savings.
Forum: Commuting
09-02-06, 10:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 486
Posted By The Rob

Excellent! :beer:

Excellent! :beer:
Forum: Foo
09-02-06, 10:18 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 727
Posted By The Rob

Siu Blue Wind: Uh, yup, sounds too large to me. ...

Siu Blue Wind: Uh, yup, sounds too large to me. They wouldn't let you return it? Since you had a previous thread on this topic I won't ask you to rehash the whole affair, but I'd think you would...
Forum: Foo
09-02-06, 09:53 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 727
Posted By The Rob

I can say that, were it not for at least a...

I can say that, were it not for at least a tenuous grasp on common sense when visiting the bike shop, we'd be living in a crate. Well, the bike stuff and the missus (if she hasn't divorced me by...
Forum: Commuting
09-01-06, 05:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,412
Posted By The Rob

Great! :beer:

Great! :beer:
Forum: Commuting
09-01-06, 05:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 626
Posted By The Rob

Are these SPDs? I have to tighten screws fairly...

Are these SPDs? I have to tighten screws fairly often in my left pedal. Until I finally nailed it down I thought I had a consistent ticking noise that nearly drove me mad and had me convinced I had...
09-01-06, 04:56 PM
Replies: 1,158
Views: 118,459
Posted By The Rob

Live in Milwaukie, work in Portland.

Live in Milwaukie, work in Portland.
Forum: Commuting
09-01-06, 04:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 850
Posted By The Rob

Good on ya! The lady was right.

Good on ya! The lady was right.
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