Monthly Archives: May 2008

Touring Bike! and ride report

So Friday night I got the itch and headed down into the dungeon to work on the touring bike. One thing led to another and I ended up with a complete bicycle about 1am Saturday. Say hello to Betty. Since … Continue reading

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Living frugally

I’m a liberal, in the most literal, old-skool sense. I’m not a tree-hugging hippie, vegetarian, Greenpeace or PETA activist, and I couldn’t possibly care less about psuedo-sciences like global warming. My politics typically fall somewhere between libertarianism (small ‘l’, thank … Continue reading

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North Road Rules

A couple weeks ago this old Schwinn Collegiate decided to come live at our house, to take me for a ride sometimes. In return, I have to provide shelter (porch), food (lube), and clothing (Simichrome). She and I met yesterday, … Continue reading

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The bike is still stolen

For the two of you in the Harrisburg area who actually read my drivel from time to time, I posted this to craigslist this morning. Friday, May 2nd, a 1987 Schwinn World was removed from my front porch between 10:15pm … Continue reading

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Helmets, thieves and blinkies

This is another of my core dump posts. It’s also a rant. I haven’t posted anything substantial in a while (ever) and have had a few thoughts rattling around in that cavity up top. So here goes. I hate helmets. … Continue reading

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