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post #1 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-10-2009, 05:04 PM Thread Starter
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got to ride today :)

one advantage of not having a job is i got to break out the bike and take advantage of the 65 degree temperatures outside.

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post #2 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-10-2009, 05:22 PM
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haha hell yeah, me too. if i was working full time right now there is no way i would have gotten out to enjoy the great weather today.

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post #3 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-10-2009, 05:22 PM
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suck it.

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post #5 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-10-2009, 05:30 PM
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My bike started after two tries even though I left the battery connected to it from last year. I rode for an hour.
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I made sure a little sun hit the bottom of the lower pan today.
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post #7 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-10-2009, 06:13 PM
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What does everybody think the odds are of this weather staying? Or atleast, no more big storms...
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What does everybody think the odds are of this weather staying? Or atleast, no more big storms...
Zero - We'll get snow again - Its Feb for fucks sake - This happens every year

"Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming WOW, what a RIDE !!"
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post #9 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-10-2009, 07:43 PM
 
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yeah, i saw a bunch of bikes out there. i wish i had the free time to do that as well, but i like my job and my paychecks.
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post #10 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-10-2009, 07:46 PM Thread Starter
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yeah, i saw a bunch of bikes out there. i wish i had the free time to do that as well, but i like my job and my paychecks.
i loved my job and i loved my paychecks even more. but i guess you have to look on the bright side

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post #11 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-10-2009, 07:54 PM
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I too was able to put on 100 miles today. Rode out to Dekalb and back.
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post #12 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-10-2009, 08:42 PM
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I made sure a little sun hit the bottom of the lower pan today.
Amen to that... you and me both! It was so nice to get out and ride today, I actually just got home

Take it to the STREETS!
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post #13 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-10-2009, 09:22 PM
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rode to work today. yehaw!

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post #14 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-10-2009, 09:37 PM
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What does everybody think the odds are of this weather staying? Or atleast, no more big storms...
Well its gonna be 30's from thursday on, and snow next tuesday so I say its over. We'll be lucky if it hits 50 tomorrow. Supposed to be some nice rain storms tomorrow as well. Probly gonna be a while before we can ride again

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