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by poet
Sun May 24, 2009 9:20 pm
Forum: Total Motorcycle Talk
Topic: What tidbits of info helped influence your riding?
Replies: 17
Views: 2753

For me it is the same thing I have used since I learned to drive a cage. Look, driving/riding is a visual activity. Vigilance. This has only grown more relevant since I came back to riding. i.e. Escape routs if that... soccer mom/cell phone user isn't paying attention. In a cage or on a bike I have ...
by poet
Wed May 13, 2009 2:53 am
Forum: Member Motorcycle Blogs
Topic: The Road Not Taken
Replies: 29
Views: 15907

I fixed broken links in earlier posts from when my server crashed and here are the pictures of Hoover Dam. http://www.poet.org/roy/Rides/Hoover_Dam/resources/images/large/1.jpg This shows the old waterline... :shock: I hope they have enough water for my bath. http://www.poet.org/roy/Rides/Hoover_Dam...
by poet
Mon May 11, 2009 3:44 pm
Forum: Member Motorcycle Blogs
Topic: The Road Not Taken
Replies: 29
Views: 15907

65 Miles Rode out to Hoover Dam Saturday. I should have pictures up tonight. I have lived in Vegas now 16 years and have never been across it let alone walked around on it. If nothing else the bike has made me get out see where I live. :D Picking Saturday may not have been wise but weekend warrior t...
by poet
Wed Apr 29, 2009 1:15 am
Forum: The Funny Farm
Topic: English humour - common prejudice.
Replies: 12
Views: 6777

Yep, over there the right handers hold forks in the left, knives in the right, and don't put down the knife when they go to take a bite... It's an easy way to spot an American in a group of Europeans... Not me, I never switch hands. Your food gets cold that way. :wink: I also like tea??? damn will ...
by poet
Mon Apr 20, 2009 3:16 am
Forum: Member Motorcycle Blogs
Topic: Back in the saddle again.
Replies: 55
Views: 54639

That Indian was so nice! :drool:
Great shots of all the bike thanks.
by poet
Thu Apr 16, 2009 5:40 pm
Forum: The Funny Farm
Topic: The state of British politics
Replies: 3
Views: 4579

:laughing: :laughing: :laughing:

Damn everyone in cube-ville heard me laughing.
by poet
Tue Apr 14, 2009 2:59 pm
Forum: Member Motorcycle Blogs
Topic: SV-Wolf's Bike Blog
Replies: 1227
Views: 258633

jstark47 wrote:
sv-wolf wrote:A motorcycle should not look like a motorhome.
Nor should it look like a bit of Tupperware with wheels. :biggrin:
:roll2: :LOL2: :LOL2:
That could be a sig
by poet
Sat Apr 11, 2009 11:06 pm
Forum: Total Motorcycle Talk
Topic: **** We did it! Total Motorcycle is now POPUP FREE!!!! ****
Replies: 10
Views: 4264

Gummiente wrote:If you get rid of those annoying BowFlex ads, I will LIVE here.
Now I know what you want for Xmas :twisted: :twisted:
by poet
Wed Apr 08, 2009 3:01 pm
Forum: Member Motorcycle Blogs
Topic: SV-Wolf's Bike Blog
Replies: 1227
Views: 258633

At the risk of being unoriginal...

:shooting2:


:chopper:

Continue the funny language blog
by poet
Sat Apr 04, 2009 11:37 am
Forum: All Season Rider
Topic: Saving a Vintage Bike from the Scrap Yard
Replies: 4
Views: 5890

Would a salvage title work?
Do they have those in Canada?
by poet
Thu Apr 02, 2009 10:21 pm
Forum: Total Motorcycle Talk
Topic: Solo or group?
Replies: 53
Views: 27530

Zagnut wrote: ...sister-in-law means she's married to your brother.... does he know she has a boyfriend?... :?
.
Or... a spouses sister. :mrgreen:
by poet
Thu Apr 02, 2009 2:40 pm
Forum: The Funny Farm
Topic: English humour - common prejudice.
Replies: 12
Views: 6777

:LOL2: :LOL2: :LOL2:
by poet
Wed Apr 01, 2009 10:44 am
Forum: The Soap Box
Topic: Great movie? Or greatest movie? RE: Casablanca
Replies: 10
Views: 3585

dr_bar wrote:Personally, I think nailing down a single movie as the greatest is impossible. Now, best in different genres or decades may be an easier job...
+9999
8)
by poet
Mon Mar 30, 2009 8:56 pm
Forum: Total Motorcycle Talk
Topic: Motorcycles, Life and Impairment...(long)
Replies: 4
Views: 3998

Amen brother!!

This includes being tired.
Pull over and nap or call it a night.
by poet
Mon Mar 30, 2009 9:57 am
Forum: Start Your Engines - Introduce Yourself
Topic: New from Colorado
Replies: 3
Views: 1791

:welcome: :waves:

Welcome & enjoy
There are several around here from CO. Slimco, Wrider, et al...
I was in CO some time ago.
by poet
Sun Mar 29, 2009 4:23 pm
Forum: Member Motorcycle Blogs
Topic: The Road Not Taken
Replies: 29
Views: 15907

Good choice of music on the video, but be careful.....motorcycles + video cameras are a bad mix..........you could end up becoming one of those annoying people who vid their rides and then force your friends and family members to watch them......just like I do :laughing: :laughing: :laughing: :laug...
by poet
Sun Mar 29, 2009 4:01 pm
Forum: The Soap Box
Topic: "Republic of Gummiente" ???
Replies: 17
Views: 4491

Gummiente wrote: I still remember the Commodore 64, it was in use by the military when I joined. :oops:
I thought that was a Navy rank till I looked it up. :twisted:
http://www.old-computers.com/museum/default.asp
That has all the OLD 'puters.

:twisted: :twisted:
by poet
Sat Mar 28, 2009 7:00 pm
Forum: Member Motorcycle Blogs
Topic: The Road Not Taken
Replies: 29
Views: 15907

I should have rode today it was awesome weather. My wife is right I am crazy, but that is another topic. Well I got a video of the last ride done at least. OK editing video is harder than it looks. :mrgreen: My first try not edited well but I will get better. I am lucky I can work the camera. http:/...
by poet
Wed Mar 25, 2009 10:43 am
Forum: The Soap Box
Topic: Rant about post count 'titles'
Replies: 44
Views: 8698

What really sticks in my craw is that at least a third of my posts were directly linked to trying to keep Verm from killing himself with his latest 'i wanna copy my anime hero' stunts..... I should have let him ride around L.A. wearing a 6 foot long scarf trailing behind and wrapped around his scra...
by poet
Mon Mar 23, 2009 8:04 pm
Forum: Member Motorcycle Blogs
Topic: The Road Not Taken
Replies: 29
Views: 15907

440 miles I went to Bouse AZ on Saturday 21st & saw my parents, sister, and her fiance. The wind was bad but it was worse Sunday so I am glad I left Saturday. I came back today Monday 23rd. The ride back was windy & colder... would have helped if I put my liner in my jacket but I manned up and made ...