Originally Posted by SilkMoneyLove
He did preface the insinuation with "to me" which I take to mean, for his needs, it doesn't fit. He isn't comfortable riding beyond X range on a bike he can't repair the way he wants.
So, if preferences are "perfectly cool" then why are you laughing at his preference? I don't get it.
I won't speak for anyone else, but, 90 percent of Jerry's post are very negative about any new bike.
We have read over and over that a bike with tubes is not for him. O.K.