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Bah, humbug
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This Xmas I'm giving sarcastic remarks, barbs and insults to those I love. In return, however, cash is appreciated. I can always apologize later as a part of my New Year's self improvement…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Haddon Dec 13.

Things that make you go hmmm....

This is the third Outer Drive related incident in the last week or so and they keep getting weirder. First a…Continue

Started Nov 29

Winter 2014-15
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Hmmm, its getting a little chilly these days. Ominous, indeed. Are we in for more brutality this season or will we get a pass like we did over the winters between snowmageddon and last winter?I have…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Joe Guzzardo Nov 1.

Lake front bike path Rising Buddhas
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I finally stopped to take a pic of the 9 buddhas arranged in a circle along the lake front path just north of Fullerton. All of them are facing toward the circle center except the southernmost…Continue

Tags: ripples, thousand, Ten, buddha, Rising

Started this discussion. Last reply by SixtyTwoPercent Dec 15.

 

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SixtyTwoPercent replied to Joe Guzzardo's discussion Lake front bike path Rising Buddhas
"Tai Chi"
Dec 15
Haddon replied to Joe Guzzardo's discussion Bah, humbug
"I'll offer up my holiday peeve,  THE MUSIC: It's to the point I avoid stores that pump the holiday tunes, shopping centers, CVS, I have made it not hearing Little Drummer boy or the LiveAid songs which irritate me the most."
Dec 13
Joe Guzzardo replied to Jaik S.'s discussion There's a Biking Gender Gap. And It Has a Real Economic Impact.
"Women have to win. That's the only way we can save civilization. When women have equal rights, the society thrives. Conversely, in places where women are treated like property, people live in the stone age. Just look around.  You cannot…"
Dec 13
Joe Guzzardo replied to Gene Tenner's discussion 9 Things Drivers Need to Stop Saying in the Bikes vs. Cars Debate
"I'm a big advocate of the Idaho stop law. Problem is, it's a little too subtle for a lot of motorists to comprehend. And as far as getting Rahmbo on his bike, it might improve his chances for re-election if he were seen riding around…"
Dec 13
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Bah, humbug

This Xmas I'm giving sarcastic remarks, barbs and insults to those I love. In return, however, cash is appreciated. I can always apologize later as a part of my New Year's self improvement campaign.An iPhone 6 would be nice but I'd prefer a Nexus 5.See More
Dec 13
Joe Guzzardo replied to Gene Tenner's discussion Why is it so hard to pedal in the winter?
"Agreed, that's why it's important to include decimal points and standard deviations: "
Dec 6
Joe Guzzardo replied to SixtyTwoPercent's discussion LFP at bend...treacherous
"Southbound in the morning might be something I'll consider, given your suggestion and favorable experience . But northbound in the afternoon or evening? No way Jose. "
Dec 4
Joe Guzzardo replied to SixtyTwoPercent's discussion LFP at bend...treacherous
"I've fallen twice at that location due to the ice. It's invisible there, forming one continuous sheet and it does have the potential to kill you.  It will take millions to re-engineer that section of the LFP and it will probably be…"
Dec 1
Joe Guzzardo replied to Waymond Smith's discussion CHICAGO PARK DISTRICT TRUCK SLID OFF ICY BIKE PATH, SUBMERGED IN LAKE MICHIGAN
"I've fallen off my bike a few times at that location on the ice. Its not really fun or funny. The Park District closes that section in the winter because it's too dangerous for their equipment to plow. I was hoping they would extend the…"
Nov 29
Joe Guzzardo replied to Haddon's discussion Cycling needs a dismount.
""Indeed with the right practice we could become as angels, soaring into the heavens, figuratively and literally." I've always enjoyed mashups. One of my favorites was Sumo high diving. How about some sort of bike competition with all…"
Nov 29
Joe Guzzardo posted a discussion

Things that make you go hmmm....

This is the third Outer Drive related incident in the last week or so and they keep getting weirder. First a drunk kid rents a Divvy bike and almost got killed near Belmont, then a park district service vehicle slides off the bike path into the lake at Oak Street and now for some…See More
Nov 29
Joe Guzzardo replied to Skip Montanaro 12mi's discussion Finding source of "obey the same traffic laws..." statute
"I think the Idaho law makes more sense for cyclists, anyway."
Nov 22
Joe Guzzardo replied to Rob D.'s discussion HELP! Expert suggestions needed for cold hands/fingers!
"Hey Rob, As you said, those Outdoor Research mittens can be pricey. They start around $85 and go up to $200 from what I see on a Google price search. Does saving your arms and legs require that you spend an arm and a leg, too? Please keep us…"
Nov 22
Joe Guzzardo replied to Gene Tenner's discussion 9 Things Drivers Need to Stop Saying in the Bikes vs. Cars Debate
"Man, that chick is hot. I guess that was an invisible pelican riding on her front basket? Gene has some real competition now. Better watch your back, Gene. "
Nov 15
Joe Guzzardo replied to Gene Tenner's discussion We're taking John Kass's bike bullying seriously
"Ok, here's what we do. Let's start a fundraising drive to purchase the world's coolest bike and present it to John for Christmas. Once he takes that beauty out for a ride he will become a born again cyclist, guaranteed. Having…"
Nov 15
Joe Guzzardo replied to in it to win it 8.0 mi's discussion I rode today. Did you?
"Lisa, cheer up. Feelings can be contagious. Is the ride home half fun or is at all fun?  But yeah, I agree, if you're properly attired, winter riding is fun. Particularly along the LFP. Those folks out there (and there are far fewer of…"
Nov 13

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What I ride:
Hybrid
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Commuting, Around Town

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At 10:30pm on January 28, 2014, Sol said…

Hey Joe, thanks for the coffee offer. I'm happy to pay for my own coffee, but let me know what times and days are good for you and we can work it out.

At 11:15am on December 31, 2013, dan brown said…

Hey - I usually tip at least 20% !  thanks for the idea, I will give it some consideration, sounds very familiar btw

At 8:44pm on October 5, 2013, dietrich77 said…
Classic!
 
 
 

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