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All is done in reverend care of her by Joy Beeson
The Saturday before last, I found myself on Market Street on my way from Paws 'n Claws to the Old Jail, and stopped to measure the mayor's beloved "buffered...
February 26th 24 06:16 AM
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Spring has sprung by Joy Beeson
Three pairs of tights and NO sweatpants! On my previous ride, I got a marvelous idea: if I wear my mask over my chin instead of letting it dangle on my...
January 8th 24 06:35 AM
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Trek Domaine Frame Size by Kenneth Litwak
I've been riding Trek road bikes for about thirty years. The right size for me is 52 CM. I am looking for a 7 or 8 speed road bike to put on a trainer in my...
January 8th 24 04:36 AM
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Friday by Joy Beeson
Yesterday, I rode to Sprawlmart to renew my driver's license. I couldn't see anything in the eye test, but she passed me anyway. But I find "BF" on my...
January 7th 24 06:00 AM
by pearlvibe Go to last post
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What to do about pit bulls belonging to homeless people along the Folsom-Sacramento, CA bike trail? by James Kalb
"j" == John B writes: j On Mon, 14 Aug 2017 13:38:22 -0400, Frank Krygowski j wrote: On...
January 6th 24 04:15 AM
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A small miracle by Joy Beeson
https://www.timesunioneedition.com/Warsaw-Times-Union-04202021-e-Edition/7A/# Today's Times-Union has a filler ad on page 7A that gives safety rules for bike...
January 5th 24 04:38 AM
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What do wet clothes weigh? by [email protected]
On Friday, February 16, 1996 at 3:00:00 AM UTC-5, Alan Bloom wrote: I commuted home in the rain last night. On a whim, I weighed my wet clothes (not...
December 29th 23 03:29 AM
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Spring sproings by Joy Beeson
Thursday, 8 April 2021 Yesterday I dashed out for chicken makhani, dug my yellow do-rag out of winter storage, wondered where my summer cycling gloves were...
December 26th 23 07:01 AM
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Today's ride by Joy Beeson
Today I learned that unless it's actully below the freezing point, it is *not* too early in the spring to start carrying ice. First I bought a jar of...
December 25th 23 06:29 AM
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Pickle switchel by Joy Beeson
Tuesday, 11 May 2021 I preserve my bread-and-butter pickles in a syrup made of equal parts by volume of 5% cider vinegar and white sugar. When I ate...
December 23rd 23 05:03 AM
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One up, one down by Joy Beeson
One up: On Saturday, I unshipped my chain. I not only remembered that when the chain falls completely outside the chainwheels, one must get off the bike at...
November 24th 23 06:27 AM
by pearlvibe Go to last post
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Saturday by Joy Beeson
Sunday, 21 March 2021 Every time I dress for the bike, I think that I'll miss those five extra pockets when it's warm enough to wear only one jersey. But what...
November 22nd 23 03:09 AM
by pearlvibe Go to last post
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Ride Report by Joy Beeson
I spent more time dressing than I spent on the bike yesterday. It's so BORING to just ride around in circles that I dropped off some stuff that doesn't fit at...
November 21st 23 05:49 AM
by pearlvibe Go to last post
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Internet BOB by Joel Stern
I deleted the internet-bob group in google groups by mistake and can no longer find it. Any suggestions? Thank you On Wednesday, August 29, 2001 at 6:31:44...
February 13th 21 04:53 PM
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Department of "well, duh!" by Joy Beeson
The last two times I went out, I came back without the safety pin in the ankle of the right leg of my sweat pants. That is, of course, the important pin --...
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January 24th 21 02:58 AM
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It's been going on for a long time by Joy Beeson
While sorting a broken box of papers, I came across some old diaries: quote 22 January 1991 I've been needing exercise, so I thought I'd ride my bike...
January 22nd 21 06:35 PM
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When I saw that it was snowing, I changed to thinner socks. by Joy Beeson
Subject: When I saw that it was snowing, I changed to thinner socks. OB bicycles: they were Pearl Izumi socks. The thick socks that I'd put on with my...
January 18th 21 05:44 AM
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High BPM music for indoor cycling by Kenneth Litwak
I used to have a cassette tape, "Music 'N Sync," that had a loud "beat" at 90 bmp. I used this for indoor cycling and more or less memorized it to use on the...
January 18th 21 12:22 AM
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AG: Aunt Granny's Advice, or How to become an elderly cyclist: by Joy Beeson
This post is the first of a weekly series of grandmotherly aphorisms. Each subject line will begin "AG:" for your killfiling convenience. It seems obvious...
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January 16th 21 06:31 PM
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Too soon oldt, by Joy Beeson
Many years ago, a shoe salesman showed my sister that stretch socks are much more comfortable if you pinch the fabric at the end of the big toe, stretch it way...
November 18th 20 02:31 PM
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