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by QuietMonkey
Sun Sep 25, 2011 11:49 am
Forum: The Soap Box
Topic: China vs Japan vs The West
Replies: 10
Views: 5994

Re: China vs Japan vs The West

The great smoke and mirror show of China is not going to last forever... it's demise will be imminent. China is just like the government infrastructure in every country... like the created need to buy things which creates false value and demand for the ownership of goods. This is all created by man...
by QuietMonkey
Sun Sep 25, 2011 10:56 am
Forum: The Funny Farm
Topic: Hate the person above game.
Replies: 1215
Views: 144070

Re: Hate the person above game.

deleting evidence.. (like the three posts between her triple-smiley's and this one :-) ) hate those laughing post-deleters, although it's a bit more like house-cleaning... like the spelling i corrected in my post... really there was a pure evil post i had to hate while eating a snickers bar (sort of...
by QuietMonkey
Sun Sep 25, 2011 10:30 am
Forum: Total Motorcycle Cool Wall
Topic: 2012 Ducati Monster 1100 EVO - COOL WALL VOTE: AWESOME
Replies: 34
Views: 20632

Re: This Week: 2012 Ducati Monster 1100 EVO - VOTE NOW

A nice FIX from the years of Monsters getting uglier and uglier... I like this version and would love to look at it side by side with the original 1990s bike to really compare how hard it is to improve on what was such a good simple design (while staying DOT-legal, and affordable, etc.) Unfortunatel...
by QuietMonkey
Sun Sep 25, 2011 9:29 am
Forum: New Motorcycle Models and Rumor Mill
Topic: 2012 Ducati 1199 Panigale
Replies: 6
Views: 8150

2012 Ducati 1199 Panigale

well... it's been awhile since this i started hinting and the stuff has been leaked, i figure the SCOOP department is tied into non-disclosure agreements, scooping press releases, or busy watching CNBC :-) here's the one pic Ducati fans want to see but there's lots more pix, info and video out there...
by QuietMonkey
Fri Sep 23, 2011 9:11 pm
Forum: The Funny Farm
Topic: A or B: Pick one!
Replies: 481
Views: 60185

Re: A or B: Pick one!

an ANT would be pretty good... the world would seem so much bigger... think of sailing on twigs and leaves... hitching a ride on a rodent... tackling monster bees and digging those vast underground caverns... working those abdominals!!


a) Buzz Light Year

or

b) Woody
by QuietMonkey
Fri Sep 23, 2011 9:05 pm
Forum: The Funny Farm
Topic: Hate the person above game.
Replies: 1215
Views: 144070

Re: Hate the person above game.

Ummmmm...I wasn't looking for a life partner....just a cup of coffee. :roll: :wink: :lol: ah ha! i can't even fully hate Hyperr for being perturbed now because of this response ---- ooooooh i hate that guy... i have to "share" the hate equally among the both of you :-) There's no coffee and quick c...
by QuietMonkey
Thu Sep 22, 2011 11:03 pm
Forum: Racers
Topic: World SBK to Russia for 2012!
Replies: 0
Views: 3925

World SBK to Russia for 2012!

A real milestone... Agreement signed to bring FIM SBK World Championship to Russia in 2012 Thursday, 22 September 2011 09:50 Exactly four months after the press conference held in Moscow in which Paolo Flammini, CEO of Infront Motor Sports and Alexander Yakhnich, CEO of YMS Promotion Ltd announced a...
by QuietMonkey
Thu Sep 22, 2011 10:58 pm
Forum: The Funny Farm
Topic: Hate the person above game.
Replies: 1215
Views: 144070

Re: Hate the person above game.

gotta hate that ... for believing my ESP was operating on a frequency in tune with the Blues Mobile... am more in tune with the Blues Brothers right now, me thinks. :D My intuition tells me that while you may enjoy a visit here into the Twilight Zone, you'd not quite find all the pure "comfort" of h...
by QuietMonkey
Thu Sep 22, 2011 3:59 pm
Forum: New Motorcycle Models and Rumor Mill
Topic: 2012 Kawasaki ZX-14R Spy shots. We got them.
Replies: 2
Views: 4275

Re: 2012 Kawasaki ZX-14R Spy shots. We got them.

I think someone shot the spy, because he clearly didnt make it out alive with any decent image of the bike!

Another 00-agent got shot getting pics of the Panigale... like this FIRST PHOTO...
by QuietMonkey
Thu Sep 22, 2011 3:48 pm
Forum: The Soap Box
Topic: What did you do today...
Replies: 5427
Views: 605356

Re: What did you do today...

mogster wrote:Vicus Panicalis = Baurg Panighel = Borgo Panigale = Ducatti = 2012 PANIGALE :lol:
No wonder dinner tasted like con-rod bearings and grade-8 bolts in a Motul sauce.
by QuietMonkey
Thu Sep 22, 2011 3:39 pm
Forum: The Funny Farm
Topic: Bands you Wish you'd Seen
Replies: 23
Views: 9010

Re: Bands you Wish you'd Seen

So go for a few weeks instead of a few months. :mrgreen: New Zealand is fabulous. Short term is not my style with travel unless they are nearby roadtrips. Your note reminds me moreso that I need to keep focusing my energy back on my main goal which is to find better ways to do a year or two in vari...
by QuietMonkey
Thu Sep 22, 2011 3:09 pm
Forum: The Funny Farm
Topic: A or B: Pick one!
Replies: 481
Views: 60185

Re: A or B: Pick one!

I'll take those BUSY and EXHAUSTING work days most of the time rather than the SLOOOOW ones for sure...

a) FIRECRACKER FIZZBALL ORANGE

b) TEUTONIC TOE TWEAKING GREEN

(or whatever KTM calls those two colours)
by QuietMonkey
Thu Sep 22, 2011 2:59 pm
Forum: The Funny Farm
Topic: Hate the person above game.
Replies: 1215
Views: 144070

Re: Hate the person above game.

For playing both sides of the fence.... snivelling about the unobtainable "Next Bikes" in his sig, plying for sympathy, while trying to deal himself into a more realistic "Next Bike"... which (not coincidently) the "owner" has difficulties providing a title for... not surprisingly those $30 legit bi...
by QuietMonkey
Wed Sep 21, 2011 11:49 pm
Forum: Daily Motorcycle News
Topic: Honda TT Legends to tackle the Le Mans 24-hour
Replies: 1
Views: 830

Re: Honda TT Legends to tackle the Le Mans 24-hour

#Honda TT Legends to tackle the #LeMans 24-hour Road racing experts John McGuinness, Keith Amor and Cameron Donald...is standing in for injured rider Steve Plater, will compete in the team’s second 24-hour race of the year. ... the Honda TT Legends managed a very respectable fifth place finish. The...
by QuietMonkey
Wed Sep 21, 2011 11:41 pm
Forum: Daily Motorcycle News
Topic: National Motorcycle Thefts Down 24 Percent Since 2007
Replies: 1
Views: 635

Re: National Motorcycle Thefts Down 24 Percent Since 2007

statistics - completely useless information contained therein. Anyone want to speculate on the drop, other than the huge reduction in new sales??? i.e. Is the population too busy looking for work to have time to think about stealing bikes?? :-) or is the "general thieving" population" progressing an...
by QuietMonkey
Wed Sep 21, 2011 11:28 pm
Forum: The Funny Farm
Topic: Bands you Wish you'd Seen
Replies: 23
Views: 9010

Re: Bands you Wish you'd Seen

my fella........Pink Floyd......The Wall 2012 dates for Roger Waters doing The Wall... http://www.neptunepinkfloyd.co.uk/pfcdb/browse-upcoming.php Man would I love to go to Auckland and see this (or one of the Oz dates)... then stay for a few months... the World Superbike season opener for 2012 is ...
by QuietMonkey
Wed Sep 21, 2011 11:05 pm
Forum: The Soap Box
Topic: What did you do today...
Replies: 5427
Views: 605356

Re: What did you do today...

2012 KTM Revolution: New engines, frames and looks! ohhh ya! http://www.totalmotorcycle.com/motorcycles/2012models/2012-KTM-300EXCSixDays.htm KTM, Yam and a few other european manufacturers still know what a sweet, nimble, balanced two-stroke cross-country bike is all about! Luckily I am continuing...
by QuietMonkey
Wed Sep 21, 2011 10:56 pm
Forum: The Funny Farm
Topic: Hate the person above game.
Replies: 1215
Views: 144070

Re: Hate the person above game.

oooooh i just hate that ceemes AND wrider.... for trusting after the nouveau and wasting time praising electric flying machine factories (not the real FMF we know and love!) --- especially when we should be kicking the guy for not digging around his "neighborhood" for a hidden gem. There are always ...
by QuietMonkey
Wed Sep 21, 2011 10:37 pm
Forum: The Funny Farm
Topic: Motivational Motorcycle Posters..pinched from another site.
Replies: 3
Views: 3359

Re: Motivational Motorcycle Posters..pinched from another si

I wonder how many newbie Harley test riders were ran over (or scared sh--less) by cars coming at them before that sign went up???

crazy, but hilarious.
by QuietMonkey
Wed Sep 21, 2011 10:34 pm
Forum: The Funny Farm
Topic: A or B: Pick one!
Replies: 481
Views: 60185

Re: A or B: Pick one!

The important thing is you are very likely to have chocolate on either of these days. HALLOWEEN.... Despite the fact that it is more likely you receive REAL chocolate on Easter --- unsweetened dark chocolate made by artisans -- and more likely to have larger quantities of "candy" chocolate on Hallow...