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10-17-21, 12:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 984
Posted By downhillmaster

Pretty remarkable stuff. Pretty remarkable...

Pretty remarkable stuff. Pretty remarkable person.
Thanks OP for the heads up :thumb:
10-12-21, 03:14 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,400
Posted By downhillmaster

Why announce it? Do you seriously think anyone...

Why announce it?
Do you seriously think anyone cares about your ignore list darling?
10-11-21, 06:05 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,400
Posted By downhillmaster

You only have one obviously biased side of the...

You only have one obviously biased side of the story.
There are plenty of irrational cyclists out there but I wonder in this case. If one lane was wide open why would the cyclist have gotten upset?...
10-11-21, 04:50 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,400
Posted By downhillmaster

The author and whatever advocacy group he...

The author and whatever advocacy group he purports to work for are quite obviously doing a terrible job.
Why is it that the people that seem to care the most are usually the ones least suited for...
10-10-21, 10:42 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,118
Posted By downhillmaster

Another satisfied Walmart customer :thumb:

Another satisfied Walmart customer :thumb:
10-05-21, 02:18 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 2,311
Posted By downhillmaster

How shocking that a paranoia thread about the...

How shocking that a paranoia thread about the potentially deadly effects of waxing a bike chain devolved so quickly.
And who knew that the folks at a for-profit Australian chain testing website...
10-04-21, 10:50 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 3,988
Posted By downhillmaster

Bam! Two posters filling an entire page in this...

Bam!
Two posters filling an entire page in this thread doing nothing more than arguing semantics eventually find love.
BF much better than all the other internet dating sites combined :thumb:
09-28-21, 05:06 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,583
Posted By downhillmaster

My first new bike was a Schwinn Varsity that I...

My first new bike was a Schwinn Varsity that I got for my 12th birthday in 1977.
I rode that thing everywhere for many years.
To this day it was the best gift I ever received and I could not love...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-28-21, 04:21 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,183
Posted By downhillmaster

You made my day with your refusal to wear lycra. ...

You made my day with your refusal to wear lycra.
Keep cycling and keep saying no to spandex overalls :thumb:
09-28-21, 04:18 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 4,408
Posted By downhillmaster

It is almost impossible to compare energy...

It is almost impossible to compare energy expenditure between the two because one involves the use of a machine that is literally devised to decrease energy expenditure.
Take a group of people that...
09-21-21, 08:18 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 6,176
Posted By downhillmaster

FWIW, I am not advocating for people to not learn...

FWIW, I am not advocating for people to not learn basic bicycle maintenance repair and be able to fix their own flats.
I am simply reacting to the numerous and regular BF shaming and insulting of...
09-21-21, 08:13 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 6,176
Posted By downhillmaster

Yeah? Who specifically referenced the same...

Yeah?
Who specifically referenced the same person coming to fix a flat 13x? Or even more than once or twice for that matter.
And yes, I have gone to the same friends house more than once to...
09-20-21, 01:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 664
Posted By downhillmaster

Who stated or implied that they wish there are no...

Who stated or implied that they wish there are no consequences?
09-20-21, 09:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 664
Posted By downhillmaster

I read both links and I donít see how you can be...

I read both links and I donít see how you can be so sure she didnít receive a ticket. The news story is very brief and makes no reference to anything and the obviously biased bikinginLa link only...
09-16-21, 05:01 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,583
Posted By downhillmaster

So dramatic and so off base. Im curious though....

So dramatic and so off base.
Im curious though. Do you also vigorously advocate against yard work and/or shoveling snow?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-30-21, 05:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,144
Posted By downhillmaster

I would also add must be laterally stiff and...

I would also add must be laterally stiff and vertically compliant to your list of parameters :thumb:
08-26-21, 04:44 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 5,774
Posted By downhillmaster

Yeah? Nobody ever stopped to take a cool pic...

Yeah?
Nobody ever stopped to take a cool pic with their phone?
08-14-21, 01:21 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,313
Posted By downhillmaster

How do you handle anything? Other than typing...

How do you handle anything?
Other than typing words on an Internet forum ofc.
07-26-21, 07:09 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,363
Posted By downhillmaster

disgusting

disgusting
07-20-21, 07:41 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,124
Posted By downhillmaster

Are generic and seemingly uninformed questions...

Are generic and seemingly uninformed questions better than specific questions with any measure of details?
:foo:
07-17-21, 03:30 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 4,269
Posted By downhillmaster

You got what you deserved. Wannabe racers...

You got what you deserved.
Wannabe racers riding unsupported on public roads :rolleyes:
07-16-21, 08:46 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 4,269
Posted By downhillmaster

You literally just stated ĎI wasnít worried that...

You literally just stated ĎI wasnít worried that he would hit usí
How did that already turn into you now stating that he is threatening to kill you with his car?
So much drama lol.
You really...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-13-21, 03:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,015
Posted By downhillmaster

I have always heard that the shoulder straps on...

I have always heard that the shoulder straps on Assos bibs bunch up and cause unbearable discomfort even on short rides. :innocent:
Forum: Road Cycling
07-02-21, 05:26 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,262
Posted By downhillmaster

If you are the type that appreciates a laterally...

If you are the type that appreciates a laterally stiff and vertically compliant frame you should definitely seek out and wear a waterproof yet breathable lightweight rain jacket.
Otherwise, keep...
06-22-21, 07:04 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,902
Posted By downhillmaster

If you jaywalk enough times you will and should...

If you jaywalk enough times you will and should eventually get stopped for it. Same with speeding on an empty road or rolling through stops in a quiet area.
You donít get to choose which laws to...
06-22-21, 06:54 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,252
Posted By downhillmaster

So many self righteous cash buyers in this...

So many self righteous cash buyers in this thread.
Obviously not many with a finance major though :rolleyes:
06-18-21, 05:39 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,627
Posted By downhillmaster

I used to carry a chain tool and a whole...

I used to carry a chain tool and a whole assortment of other tools and spare parts but I still never felt secure enough so now I simply carry a second bike(Dahon folder)in my backpack.
It saves me...
06-17-21, 06:18 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 12,043
Posted By downhillmaster

You visited 3 bike shops in the midst of a...

You visited 3 bike shops in the midst of a worldwide pandemic with an unprecedented demand for labor and parts.
Good stuff :thumb:
06-14-21, 10:18 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,789
Posted By downhillmaster

If you have never experienced a true Ďrunnerís...

If you have never experienced a true Ďrunnerís highí you would be foolish to comment on it.
06-08-21, 01:55 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 6,015
Posted By downhillmaster

Gym shorts with $35 padded bike shorts...

Gym shorts with $35 padded bike shorts underneath, when I remember to grab them :thumb:
06-08-21, 01:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,736
Posted By downhillmaster

I was actually thinking of the Road+ if Black...

I was actually thinking of the Road+ if Black Mountain
06-06-21, 07:48 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,143
Posted By downhillmaster

Letís also not forget that the current guy canít...

Letís also not forget that the current guy canít walk up steps :thumb:
06-06-21, 05:43 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,554
Posted By downhillmaster

Very nice. Iím 56 and still owning noobs in...

Very nice.
Iím 56 and still owning noobs in Ultima Online.
I also still eat a fair amount of junk food, sometimes drink enough that I get a massive hangover, play street hockey weekly with a group...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-28-21, 02:22 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,810
Posted By downhillmaster

I used to wear gloves but not these days. Have...

I used to wear gloves but not these days.
Have never had issues with sweaty hands slipping off bars but could see that being a factor for some people.
Never understood the wiping snot thing in...
04-27-21, 10:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,283
Posted By downhillmaster

People say weird sh%t all the time everywhere. ...

People say weird sh%t all the time everywhere.
Dwelling over it or trying to dissect it is almost as weird imo.
04-26-21, 11:56 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,815
Posted By downhillmaster

Careful. Some people in this thread do not...

Careful. Some people in this thread do not appreciate common sense and think that nothing was amiss because the kids were just acting like jerks :rolleyes:
04-26-21, 10:36 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,293
Posted By downhillmaster

I believe he races downhill in both directions...

I believe he races downhill in both directions only :thumb:
04-26-21, 05:13 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,546
Posted By downhillmaster

Since you asked... The solution is very simple....

Since you asked...
The solution is very simple.
Stay off the silly MUPís unless you are too feeble or too gutless to ride your bike on the road.
Bells and whistles and Ďon your leftí shouldnít...
04-25-21, 08:37 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,546
Posted By downhillmaster

You lost me at SeniorCanadian...

You lost me at SeniorCanadian...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-25-21, 06:48 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,327
Posted By downhillmaster

Not under $1k and not steel. And to think that...

Not under $1k and not steel.
And to think that some people in this thread seemed to suggest or infer that you may be a bit flighty :rolleyes:
04-25-21, 04:26 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 4,612
Posted By downhillmaster

Multiple studies have shown that surprising...

Multiple studies have shown that surprising someone from behind by ringing a bell can be very traumatizing to people suffering from PTSD.
You keep doing your Mary Poppins thing though :thumb:
04-25-21, 02:39 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,089
Posted By downhillmaster

No chance you would simply use a hitch mounted...

No chance you would simply use a hitch mounted bike rack?
04-25-21, 02:34 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,798
Posted By downhillmaster

At this point it appears that you may be the only...

At this point it appears that you may be the only one making a massive deal out of it :innocent:
04-24-21, 07:40 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 4,612
Posted By downhillmaster

Uhh, bells are for losers. Duh...

Uhh, bells are for losers. Duh...
04-23-21, 06:19 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,815
Posted By downhillmaster

Again ignoring the fact that they were...

Again ignoring the fact that they were intentionally surrounding moving vehicles to impede their progress.
You are so special :thumb:
04-23-21, 04:05 AM
04-22-21, 07:24 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,815
Posted By downhillmaster

How exactly do the kids that were intentionally...

How exactly do the kids that were intentionally disrupting traffic by surrounding moving vehicles feel?
When you interviewed them to discuss their feelings did you record it so we can all see it and...
04-22-21, 02:05 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,815
Posted By downhillmaster

Again, you have no rebuttal. :thumb:

Again, you have no rebuttal.
:thumb:
04-22-21, 08:45 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,815
Posted By downhillmaster

More proof that you didnít even watch the whole...

More proof that you didnít even watch the whole video.
Good stuff :thumb:
04-22-21, 08:06 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,815
Posted By downhillmaster

No comment on the fact that the video clearly...

No comment on the fact that the video clearly shows the cyclists passing vehicles and then intentionally circling back to surround the vehicles to block them?
Thatís what you are now trying to...
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