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    got a random text from a random developer asking...

    got a random text from a random developer asking to buy my house, and to name my price. I doubled the number i paid in February and texted him back. no response yet. hmmmmm.
  2. Plus a river/creek followed the trail most of the...

    Plus a river/creek followed the trail most of the way apparently. Shit dont add up!
  3. Unfriend spam is an abomination. Fried spam is...

    Unfriend spam is an abomination. Fried spam is incredibly versatile and delicious. Salty, fatty, umami.
  4. I thought it was mentioned in this thread that it...

    I thought it was mentioned in this thread that it was hot down in the valley, but likely would have "only" been 80s to 90s up in the mountains/hills where they were found? EDIT: bottom Pg 3. Mag...
  5. HYPERthermia. the opposite of HYPOthermia. ...

    HYPERthermia. the opposite of HYPOthermia.

    wasnt it not really that hot (upper 90s in that area is fairly average for summer)? And how did all of them die at basically the exact same time in the...
  6. Saw a bear cub so cute that "they could just...

    Saw a bear cub so cute that "they could just die"... and did.
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    Use a general program calculator to figure out...

    Use a general program calculator to figure out how 6RM translates to a 1RM. And then take into account that at greater multiples of BW an individual is able to hit reps at higher percentages than...
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    FWIW the stronger you get the more nuerally...

    FWIW the stronger you get the more nuerally adapted you are to higher end percentages and the difference between your 1 rep max and say 6 rep max becomes much smaller (percentage wise) than that of...
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    Th other benefit of being able to squat 370 for 6...

    Th other benefit of being able to squat 370 for 6 vs for 2 is that you have essentially gotten in better endurance shape by doing so (assuming body weight and other muscles equal). If you only have...
  10. It has to be downhill to have flow though...

    It has to be downhill to have flow though...
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    Got double promoted at work (one was worked for,...

    Got double promoted at work (one was worked for, immediately followed by the boss leaving and me being the only person even loosly qualified to take on that role), and then had a kid a few weeks...
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    FWIW, Tyler McCaul has repeatedly said that the...

    FWIW, Tyler McCaul has repeatedly said that the riders can go much, much bigger than what they currently are at Rampage....
  13. I think its a fine lane to straddle between...

    I think its a fine lane to straddle between building more of what "the people want" vs. building more of what is missing from the current available trails. Whatever kind of trail you built there...
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    Super Gyros food truck in Kirkland. Best cheap...

    Super Gyros food truck in Kirkland. Best cheap shawarma and gyro ive had in the state.
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    Obviously OP values burritos very highly as that...

    Obviously OP values burritos very highly as that is their chosen username, and they lived in SF, so i feel it is our duty as fellow transplants to warn of western washington's most egregious...
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    Any food I'm expected to eat with utensils is...

    Any food I'm expected to eat with utensils is flawed.
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    I was triggered by OP's username.

    I was triggered by OP's username.
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    He also says in the thread that you get 90% of...

    He also says in the thread that you get 90% of the way there with a $10 plastic V60.

    Espresso is $$$$. All other methods for brewing are cheap. And outfreakingstanding.
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    There was a gate, but it was just the normal...

    There was a gate, but it was just the normal unlocked BLM cattle gate.
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    Got married in Zion last September. On one of...

    Got married in Zion last September. On one of the down days I convinced my new wife to spend an entire afternoon putzting around in the rental car to the last 2 rampage sites and then hiking around...
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    Unpossible! though, it does fit with my...

    Unpossible!

    though, it does fit with my previous theory that you are a Michelin Inspector.
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    No shade intended. Just saying it wouldn't...

    No shade intended. Just saying it wouldn't totally shock me if it were true.

    FWIW i had the best meal of my life a couple years ago at Cafe Juanita (and have been to a handful of single star and...
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    Can't see myself ever making it to albequerque......

    Can't see myself ever making it to albequerque... but plan to try my luck in Santa Fe at some point. Ill keep it in mind and judge harshly haha.
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    Hot take: Buster is actually a low-key Michelin...

    Hot take: Buster is actually a low-key Michelin Inspector and is visiting Yurp this winter for official job duties, not just for BBI Yurp.
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    Can't tell if thats a compliment or not?

    Can't tell if thats a compliment or not?
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    Eh, i think the issue is that there are michelin...

    Eh, i think the issue is that there are michelin star quality restaurants around here (amongst many other places not visited by Michelin), and that not being in a hot enough hot-bed for food should...
  27. If all their is, is one style of trail, then yes...

    If all their is, is one style of trail, then yes it will be one-dimensional. In 87, riding handmade hiking trail as the only option made trails pretty one-dimensional. When the northshore janky...
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    I thought it was making sure to work into any...

    I thought it was making sure to work into any conversation that we are from california? Like the one time i tried to meet Mags at the first BBI in a dark Lot 4, went up to a group of folks in the...
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    Some of us lack the coordination, dexterity, and...

    Some of us lack the coordination, dexterity, and patience to consume tacos in a succesful and graceful manner. I will always prefer the food form that is most conducive to shoveling into my mouth as...
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    https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/americas-best...

    https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/americas-best-burrito/

    And for the record, california style burritos are an abomination and you should be ashamed if you order one.
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    Never been much of a taco-guy when a burrito is...

    Never been much of a taco-guy when a burrito is available too. They're good and all, but im big on how easy something is to eat, and tacos get fucking messy. The burrito is a perfect delivery...
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    I live in the burrito desert bullseye apparently...

    I live in the burrito desert bullseye apparently haha
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    So you're saying that i have to drive 1.5-2hrs...

    So you're saying that i have to drive 1.5-2hrs round trip for a decent burrito around here? That sucks. Like really sucks... especially for what is meant to be cheap and fast cuisine. growing up...
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    We have the largest avalanche debris in the...

    We have the largest avalanche debris in the world, both by size of debris, as well as breadth of inbounds that is covered by the debris field.

    Driving to ski areas is super easy here because it...
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    The burritos are much worse here. Nearly...

    The burritos are much worse here. Nearly everything else is better, to much better.
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    As an engineer i am 100% sure there is a way to...

    As an engineer i am 100% sure there is a way to safely make this work, and reap the benefits. You go first though....
  37. I remember being in an enviro engineering class...

    I remember being in an enviro engineering class more than a decade ago and hearing that Stevens was on 100% or nearly 100% renewable energy (which i think was wind, woulda thought hydro up here). ...
  38. woooosh....

    woooosh....
  39. Yep, same. Fairly lame, rolling trails in a...

    Yep, same. Fairly lame, rolling trails in a state park but its a 35-40 minute out and back single-track lap depending on how i piece trails together. I will bring out the SS fully rigid bike with...
  40. Haha everyone who bought that Evo deal this...

    Haha everyone who bought that Evo deal this summer needs that swap. Including myself. Im just saving that pair to give to my wife/parents when they buy a pair of fatties finally. Retail for a set...
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    Why did CAST discontinue this setup? How much...

    Why did CAST discontinue this setup? How much more could it have cost to continue running plates for Solly along with Pivots?
  42. Hikers and headphones on singletrack oblivious to...

    Hikers and headphones on singletrack oblivious to all other trail users. Some old ladys powerwalking their dogs asked to pass a couple times to no avail until they just bustled on by her and called...
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    Bought an E-GO blower. Used it a couple times......

    Bought an E-GO blower. Used it a couple times... works really well with the turbo boost... works pretty meh without.

    Said fuckit and now just plan to mow and mulch the lawn twice a week and...
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    A plasma center opened up shop in my college town...

    A plasma center opened up shop in my college town during school. $30 per donation, maximum 2 donations per week. I hardly knew anyone that didnt take advantage. buncha junkie looking MFers walking...
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    Personally, id ask them to do a quick test...

    Personally, id ask them to do a quick test day-of. Its a $30 test you can get at any CVS/Walgreens. If theyve been generally careful, are vaxxed, and test negative day of then i think the risk is...
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    Would you rather go on a hut trip with XXX and...

    Would you rather go on a hut trip with XXX and talk about obesity, or go on a hut trip with one of us engineers and talk about calculators? choose wisely.
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    Im also a WSU grad. the lack of basic math...

    Im also a WSU grad. the lack of basic math skills probably makes more sense now.
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    At what level of addiction do we stop expecting...

    At what level of addiction do we stop expecting that common, simple will-power be the solution? I think the term "addiction" gets overused for lifestyle habits far too much. How many of those "food...
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    I had one of the engineers we keep in the back...

    I had one of the engineers we keep in the back run the numbers for me this time.
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    saurkraut, kimchi and yogurt make daily...

    saurkraut, kimchi and yogurt make daily appearances in my diet for that very reason. But this is majoring in the minors when it comes to having a diet/lifestyle that doesnt make you obese.

    the...
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