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Old 12-13-2012, 03:12 PM   #11461
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Yeah Larry, your comments are exactly why those of us that live here keep posting our support for the country. You are, I'm afraid, the victim (and propogator) of the kind of misinformation that we locals hate. You are the poorer for it my friend.

Yes Mexicans head north, and millions of Americans who bother to learn the real situation head South.
Like I said, To each his own. I think all of you ass kickers should form a posse and ride mexico to show them how tuff Americans really are. Catch bullets with your teeth. Sounds like someone is bored.
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:14 PM   #11462
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Not to denigrate your post, but here, you have no idea what you're talking about

As to your stance on not wanting to travel to Mexico at this time, as you yourself said:
85,000 murders in the past 6 years tells me someone is angry. I say go for it. I will hold the gate open for you.
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:17 PM   #11463
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Yeah Larry, your comments are exactly why those of us that live here keep posting our support for the country. You are, I'm afraid, the victim (and propogator) of the kind of misinformation that we locals hate. You are the poorer for it my friend.

Yes Mexicans head north, and millions of Americans who bother to learn the real situation head South.
High five each other as you pass at the border. I guess I value my future a little more than others. I love that Larry Guy. LOL
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:19 PM   #11464
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Pirate, I didn't want to slam Larry too hard on the "half of Mexico" and the "free medical care" comment specifically since it all springs from the same well of ignorance, jingoism and, and the other words that will bring down the banhammer if used on this thread. Larry has a choice, keep his mind and his heart closed as Trice said or do the work, find the truth (a lot of which is in this thread in spite of Tyson, and our other attempts at humor) and experience the rich culture, the warm giving people and the fantastic sites sounds and tastes of Mexico and beyond. Or, as Sojord suggested, just go to Disneyland. But don't leave the park, evil lurks in the darkness outside the gates.
All I can say is keep paying those taxes so we can keep doing these great things for our neighbors down south. I am going to ride the hell out of Florida.
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:22 PM   #11465
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Pirate, I didn't want to slam Larry too hard on the "half of Mexico" and the "free medical care" comment specifically since it all springs from the same well of ignorance, jingoism and, and the other words that will bring down the banhammer if used on this thread. Larry has a choice, keep his mind and his heart closed as Trice said or do the work, find the truth (a lot of which is in this thread in spite of Tyson, and our other attempts at humor) and experience the rich culture, the warm giving people and the fantastic sites sounds and tastes of Mexico and beyond. Or, as Sojord suggested, just go to Disneyland. But don't leave the park, evil lurks in the darkness outside the gates.
I was born and raised in Florida and have been riding almost 40 years. I can find fun a few hours from my home. Have not been to Disney in many years. They dont like motorcycles tearing up the grass.
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:27 PM   #11466
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Not to denigrate your post, but here, you have no idea what you're talking about

As to your stance on not wanting to travel to Mexico at this time, as you yourself said:
I didnt know the mayor of tijuana road a dual sport. I am sorry if I hurt your feelings.
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:29 PM   #11467
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High five each other as you pass at the border. I guess I value my future a little more than others. I love that Larry Guy. LOL
I love the numbers. They go up by 30% every time I hear them.

I don't pass the border; I live here. I'm also not American.

No one's encouraging you to come here, so far we've just asked you not to come here spouting your regurgitated drivel and maybe put off someone who has the sense to respect the opinion of those of us on the ground.

Nothing you've said has any basis in fact, and unlike other threads, your opinion is not only worthless, it's detrimental to others who are looking for real information to help them decide whether to visit.

There's no reason why you should try and prevent others who want to experience something different. Come or don't come. It's all the same to us.
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:30 PM   #11468
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Free medical care? Half of Mexico? Where do you guys get this stuff?






A noob with only 2 posts and he's parroting the Florida Tourist Board propaganda of why bother traveling outside the USA when you can get mugged in Ybor City. Wonderful!

I get my info from the internet silly. Where do you get yours? More facts, 85,000 murders in past 6 years in Mexico.
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:36 PM   #11469
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Larry do NOT go to Oregon! or Colorado or New York or ......
Book a three month expenses paid tour of Disneyland CA and Hershey PA
Do NOT go into downtown LA or downtown Hershey or downtown anywhere .....
Thanks for the heads up. I feel safer already. Dont do Disney. Maybe do the dragons tail instead.
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:41 PM   #11470
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I love the numbers. They go up by 30% every time I hear them.

I don't pass the border; I live here. I'm also not American.

No one's encouraging you to come here, so far we've just asked you not to come here spouting your regurgitated drivel and maybe put off someone who has the sense to respect the opinion of those of us on the ground.

Nothing you've said has any basis in fact, and unlike other threads, your opinion is not only worthless, it's detrimental to others who are looking for real information to help them decide whether to visit.

There's no reason why you should try and prevent others who want to experience something different. Come or don't come. It's all the same to us.
If you keep your secret place to ride to yourself then it wont be so crowded when you go riding. Shhhhhhh.
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:41 PM   #11471
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The dragon' s tail? You mean the t- shirt shop along a road with some twists in it?
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:42 PM   #11472
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Larry, your number is way too low, 113 million dead in the last 2 weeks. Craneguy, MikeMike and I are the only ones left alive from the US border to all the way to Guatemala and Belize. Pretty grim, kind of lonesome. Lots of Dos Equis Amber and Sabritas though. I do hate do drink alone.

With all sincerity, I invited you to open your heart and your mind. You have decided not to. Your life is diminished, not by refusing to ride Mexico but by your closed mind and your blind dedication to false information.

Enjoy Florida, 318 miles, 11 curves.
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:43 PM   #11473
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If you keep your secret place to ride to yourself then it wont be so crowded when you go riding. Shhhhhhh.
You did read the origional post correct? To each his own. I did not say dont do it I said right now I would not be doing it.
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:44 PM   #11474
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Larry, your number is way too low, 113 million dead in the last 2 weeks. Craneguy, MikeMike and I are the only ones left alive from the US border to all the way to Guatemala and Belize. Pretty grim, kind of lonesome. Lots of Dos Equis Amber and Sabritas though. I do hate do drink alone.

With all sincerity, I invited you to open your heart and your mind. You have decided not to. Your life is diminished, not by refusing to ride Mexico but by your closed mind and your blind dedication to false information.

Enjoy Florida, 318 miles, 11 curves.
And a few hills if you know where to look.
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:46 PM   #11475
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I always find this mind set amusing. Same ole same ole. I have never been there, will never go there, but I have read or heard...... therefore, I know more about Mexico than any of you who live there and/or ride there on a daily/regular basis.

Personally, I think that they all should ride the hell out of Florida. Better for those of us who actually ride in Mexico. And I also believe that it is a personal decision as to whether or not anyone should or should not ride in Mexico. To each his own. What I still cannot understand, is why do they think that they can come on this forum and say "I read" or "I heard", therefore no one who rides in Mexico actually knows what they actually experienced while riding there? Are we all taking drugs before starting the bike and only riding in an illusion? Must be, because somebody "read" and somebody else "heard" and somebody else saw it on the internet, so it has to be true. Anyone with actual riding experience in Mexico is wrong.

As I said before, those that "read" should make their own risk assessment and ride the hell out of Florida. For those that want more than just riding Florida and are looking for more adventure, Mexico has a lot to offer. But each individual needs to make their decision based on FACTS and not HYPE.
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