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Old 02-08-09, 06:27 AM
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Does riding a fixie mean...

..I have to cut off cars, not wear a helmet and ride like a d*****bag like these guys?

http://youtube.com/watch?v=aNCPEzdZs5s
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Old 02-08-09, 07:06 AM
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yes most defiantly, since lance does it to ....respect your role models and do as they do !
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yea i forgot about the "Do as lance does part.

I'm going to craigslist all my bikes today so I can buy Trek's. Then I will quit my job, ignore my kids and break up with my wife so I can date a just turned 18 anorexic childstar. Then in three years I'll go ask for my job back.
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Originally Posted by mooxster View Post
yea i forgot about the "Do as lance does part.

I'm going to craigslist all my bikes today so I can buy Trek's. Then I will quit my job, ignore my kids and break up with my wife so I can date a just turned 18 anorexic childstar. Then in three years I'll go ask for my job back.
that's the spirit! Don't forget to take some anabolic steroids too!
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This was just a PR stunt to make hipster kids come to Mellow Johnnys
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Originally Posted by mooxster View Post
yea i forgot about the "Do as lance does part.

I'm going to craigslist all my bikes today so I can buy Trek's. Then I will quit my job, ignore my kids and break up with my wife so I can date a just turned 18 anorexic childstar. Then in three years I'll go ask for my job back.
Sounds good to me.
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Except Trek needs to just GIVE you a whole bunch of bikes
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I ride my felt tk2 bad ass bike on the road and don't even know how to do any tricks... i love it!
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^does your signiture change when the weather does?
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Originally Posted by mooxster View Post
..I have to cut off cars, not wear a helmet and ride like a d*****bag like these guys?

http://youtube.com/watch?v=aNCPEzdZs5s
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Ive never wanted a cyclist to get hit by a car,but after watching that I wanted them all to get doored,run over,etc.
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fixie is about being a jackass
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please don't use the term 'fixie' you already look like an ******* with your skinny jeans and deep v rims, don't add insult to injury.
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Originally Posted by BoozyMcliverRot View Post
Ive never wanted a cyclist to get hit by a car,but after watching that I wanted them all to get doored,run over,etc.
Keep wishing son, they each got ten times your skill.
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another rule is that any bearded fixie rider has to drink out of a mini keg while riding through traffic.
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i dont see the jackassery of that video
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seeing as how you post like a ****** bag, you're 1/4 way there.
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Originally Posted by BoozyMcliverRot View Post
Ive never wanted a cyclist to get hit by a car,but after watching that I wanted them all to get doored,run over,etc.
Sharp thinking skills you got there, chief.
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Originally Posted by mooxster View Post
..I have to cut off cars, not wear a helmet and ride like a d*****bag like these guys?

Post a link to one of your videos so we can compare.

But no to answer your question. There are no rules to riding a fixed gear. It is an ever evolving sport. There are currently fixed gear riders all over the world riding different types of bikes, with different styles. I think a lot of the Japanese riders are leading the way right now in innovation. They seem to be one step ahead.
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Originally Posted by time bandit View Post
seeing as how you post like a ****** bag, you're 1/4 way there.
choke on a jar of dicks

sup tarckatino
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sol, I was talking to op, genius..

learn to read a msg board.
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Originally Posted by solbrothers View Post
choke on a jar of dicks

sup tarckatino
lol



'sup sol.
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sol, I was talking to op, genius..

learn to read a msg board.
aaah. i see. well, if you arent going to choke on those dicks, would you mind sharing with the rest of us?
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lol



'sup sol.
sup mang. sup girl
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Originally Posted by slloth View Post
Post a link to one of your videos so we can compare.

But no to answer your question. There are no rules to riding a fixed gear. It is an ever evolving sport. There are currently fixed gear riders all over the world riding different types of bikes, with different styles. I think a lot of the Japanese riders are leading the way right now in innovation. They seem to be one step ahead.
so "evolving" includes swerving dangerously through traffic, cutting cars off, blowing stopsigns and red lights...

It's people like the ones in this video that makes peopl ein cars hate the rest of us.
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