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    Trying to make a job into your passion (or vice...

    Trying to make a job into your passion (or vice versa) seems to me to be a good way to destroy your enjoyment of the thing you love doing. That saying about turning a hobby into a job...

    If my...
  2. Fanny packs! #enduro

    Fanny packs!

    #enduro
  3. Boost! No, wait, super boost!

    Boost! No, wait, super boost!
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    That would be a good name for an all female goth...

    That would be a good name for an all female goth band.
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    Anyone here using a BBS HD with an adapter to...

    Anyone here using a BBS HD with an adapter to allow use of regular bike chainrings? Like this one:...
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    I live in Galena. Try Snowind on Mt Rose highway...

    I live in Galena. Try Snowind on Mt Rose highway - I'm pretty sure they rent bikes, but it might be only ebikes.

    Farther away is Black Rock bikes, which does demo rentals. I don't know if they...
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    This X2. I also would not go 95/5 stock/bond...

    This X2. I also would not go 95/5 stock/bond allocation.

    YMMV obviously.

    For those planning on retirement soon, you may consider the "bond tent" theory - Google it - which is basically to start...
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    Derailleur cable tension cannot force the...

    Derailleur cable tension cannot force the derailleur into the spokes unless the low limit screw was not properly adjusted.
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    ^^^ This. Is the derailleur hanger ripped off?...

    ^^^ This.

    Is the derailleur hanger ripped off? Hard to tell from the photo what's going on.
  10. You can add stick on metatarsal pads onto any...

    You can add stick on metatarsal pads onto any footbed / insole. They come in different sizes too.
  11. It was quite a while ago - but I think I just...

    It was quite a while ago - but I think I just pulled the end of the cable through the stop (meaning the end where the cable housing enters the fitting on top of the fork leg) and used the cylindrical...
  12. I had a Reba like that. The unlocked position was...

    I had a Reba like that. The unlocked position was under tension - the locked out position was relaxed/open on the remote. To use it without the remote, I used a short piece of cable to keep it under...
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    That's so sweet of you to give your car to your...

    That's so sweet of you to give your car to your grandpa!
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    http://i43.tinypic.com/mhw5s.jpg

    http://i43.tinypic.com/mhw5s.jpg
  15. My current mtb shoes are a little narrow for my...

    My current mtb shoes are a little narrow for my feet, but otherwise fit well, so I put up with it. If I wear socks that are too thick, my feet go numb. If I overtighten the straps over the metatarsal...
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    More. ...

    More.

    https://www.outsideonline.com/1920596/war-specialized

    I had recalled that Fuji stepped in to the battle but couldn't find support at first. There it is.
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    Specialized uses litigation as a business model....

    Specialized uses litigation as a business model. My favorite of the many lawsuit stories is when they threatened a small bike shop that used "Roubaix" in its name, claiming that Spec owned that word...
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    IIRC there was a suggestion somewhere here to...

    IIRC there was a suggestion somewhere here to stick them inside your rocketbox, to keep stuff from sliding around.
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    Snoochie boochie

    Snoochie boochie
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    Bless your heart!

    Bless your heart!
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    https://ksassets.timeincuk.net/wp/uploads/sites/55...

    https://ksassets.timeincuk.net/wp/uploads/sites/55/2012/12/21PrincePR101210-2.jpg
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    If it's a sing-off, Canada wins this hands down...

    If it's a sing-off, Canada wins this hands down with Sarah McLachlan over this guy from Train.
  23. You were serious about that $500 white Scott shoe...

    You were serious about that $500 white Scott shoe with carbon fiber sheets on the sides?
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    So you're saying that Rudy T should've just...

    So you're saying that Rudy T should've just sucked it up (or rather, spat out the spinal fluid) and returned to the floor to play?

    BI8nVJLHDMo
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    So you're thinking he won't start in Game 6, but...

    So you're thinking he won't start in Game 6, but maybe come off the bench?
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    "Truthiness," as explained 14 years ago: ...

    "Truthiness," as explained 14 years ago:

    http://www.cc.com/video-clips/63ite2/the-colbert-report-the-word---truthiness
  27. ^^^ And they're reasonably priced! ...

    ^^^ And they're reasonably priced!
    ...
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    I am unfamiliar with Split Enz after they went...

    I am unfamiliar with Split Enz after they went gangsta. Can you hum a few bars?
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    I hope you are not planning on boiling that dog.

    I hope you are not planning on boiling that dog.
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    The first rule of Operation Ropeducker is...

    The first rule of Operation Ropeducker is...
  31. Just FYI on that ski bag - ...

    Just FYI on that ski bag -
    ...
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    I'm just waiting for my man Thirty-seven...

    I'm just waiting for my man
    Thirty-seven dollars* in my hand
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    No pardon me sir That's furthest from my mind...

    No pardon me sir
    That's furthest from my mind
    I'm jus looking for a dear dear friend of mine
  34. I hacksawed off the excess length - worked fine. ...

    I hacksawed off the excess length - worked fine. Also for future reference in this thread: I think the poles I got are the "composite" not the full carbon. When I removed the grips, the pole is a...
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    I don't have any extras, but if you are still...

    I don't have any extras, but if you are still looking for a pump mount, I'm using an older version of this Lezyne cage that has an integrated universal pump bracket. Holds the pump with a velcro...
  36. I don't have a pipe cutter. I'll just go with...

    I don't have a pipe cutter. I'll just go with tape + hacksaw like other poles I've trimmed down.

    For future reference for anyone else who picks up some of these poles, the grips pull off the...
  37. You could go buy this "new" Saab: ...

    You could go buy this "new" Saab:

    https://jalopnik.com/the-last-new-saab-with-just-three-miles-on-the-clock-is-1835331052
  38. Thanks everyone - I've trimmed carbon poles...

    Thanks everyone -

    I've trimmed carbon poles before -- using some painter's tape and a fine tooth hacksaw, and cut on the taped portion. Works fine. I have a dremel too, but haven't used that on...
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    I'll forward this to a friend who's looking for a...

    I'll forward this to a friend who's looking for a bike.
  40. I'm pretty sure Royal Shaft is out of business....

    I'm pretty sure Royal Shaft is out of business. Website is down. Google searches show some people searching for replacement baskets and stating that Goode tips + baskets fit them.


    I'll try the...
  41. Buick Regal TourX is most definitely a wagon. And...

    Buick Regal TourX is most definitely a wagon. And since they don't sell that well, massive discounts are available. I think they look great on the outside, insides are a bit cheap.

    VW has its...
  42. Shortening Royal Shaft carbon/composite poles

    I picked up two brand new pairs of Royal Shaft poles at a thrift shop, and will need to shorten them. I've shortened poles before by removing the grip and hacksawing to a suitable length -- same...
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    I wonder if that's because they're some of the...

    I wonder if that's because they're some of the more popular (commonly seen) carbon bars or if they truly are more fragile.

    I've had several Easton carbon bars - I did crack one early one, circa...
  44. Acura TSX wagon would be high on my list for a...

    Acura TSX wagon would be high on my list for a FWD wagon. They came in manual or automatic transmission.
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    Why?

    Why?
  46. Bump for remaining tires

    Bump for remaining tires
  47. :yourock:

    :yourock:
  48. When I searched on this late last year, before...

    When I searched on this late last year, before our Jan trip to Japan, everything I found said yes - JAL does impose that $200 charge. I remember finding a lot of info on Australian ski forum.

    We...
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    I hope this is real. ...

    I hope this is real.

    https://jalopnik.com/pogo-stick-sharing-micro-mobility-company-cangoroo-is-t-1835184447
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    I bet you have a lifetime stash of office...

    I bet you have a lifetime stash of office supplies though.
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