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Old 02-08-2012, 12:31 PM   #44296
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depends on who's doing the giving





giving or getting?






















sorry...couldnt help myself...mind is always in the gutter, ya know
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Old 02-08-2012, 12:36 PM   #44297
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depends on who's doing the giving


giving or getting?

sorry...couldnt help myself...mind is always in the gutter, ya know

I knew someone would go there, figured it would be Whitey.
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Old 02-08-2012, 12:50 PM   #44298
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I absolutely cannot believe I replied to that post, without seeing the comedic nature of either the original post, nor my reply.

I have failed.
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Old 02-08-2012, 01:06 PM   #44299
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I saw "is BJs any good" upon opening the window......my pervy, gutter dwelling mind pulled that phrase right out of the txt.

The part that sucks is, at this point in my life I wish my mind could pick out winning stocks like that.

There is seldom a prize for having a dirty mind.
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Old 02-08-2012, 01:36 PM   #44300
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I really like BJ's. I get the 8 pack Beer sampler. They're hefty 8 ounce samples (64 ounces total!) for about $12. They're all pretty good too. (Conversely, I went to The Elevator downtown, which was an awesome place, but their beer sampler was much pricier, smaller, and I really didn't love any of them).

Barleys Smokehouse is very good, and you're hitting it at the right time to get the extremely exclusive (like 2 weeks a year) beer whose name I can't recall at the moment. http://barleysbrewing.com/smokehouse/

I was impressed by Gordon Biersch too. But I didn't eat there, just stopped by for a drink. I'd imagine the food is pricier than the previous two. http://www.gordonbiersch.com/locations/columbus-oh
FWIW, I dont belive that they brew at the BJs on Polaris, if you want to get all snobby about it. That said, thier Nutty Brewnette may be my favorite brown ale anywhere...
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Old 02-08-2012, 01:41 PM   #44301
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I was looking at TTR shocks on ebay today and some have reservoirs but most don't. Mine doesn't. BBR and fast 50s both sell stiffer springs but they do not say anything about with or without a res. so I am guessing the springs are the same. I might start looking for a shock with a reservoir for kyles. Seems like a nice option. Do you have a aftermarket frame cradle on your TTR?
No I was always going to make one. The bike took 1 trip to land between the lakes when the boys were little,the rest of its life has been in the yard. Most people have 50cc pit bikes we have a 125. My youngest boy is now 6'3" and 260, and signed last week to play football at Harvard.
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Old 02-08-2012, 01:48 PM   #44302
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For Karl since she seems intent on leaning to wheelie......

This is not how you do it....

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tLhJ2...layer_embedded#
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Old 02-08-2012, 01:54 PM   #44303
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For Karl since she seems intent on leaning to wheelie......

This is not how you do it....

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tLhJ2...layer_embedded#
AWESOME! Thanks!
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Old 02-08-2012, 02:11 PM   #44304
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I saw "is BJs any good" upon opening the window......my pervy, gutter dwelling mind pulled that phrase right out of the txt.

The part that sucks is, at this point in my life I wish my mind could pick out winning stocks like that.

There is seldom a prize for having a dirty mind.


my wife says "it's not dirty, we're married".
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Old 02-08-2012, 02:19 PM   #44305
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Central Ohio beer/food establishments of note:

The Pub or BJ's at Polaris. Both good food, but the pub has the edge on brew, IMO.

Downtown has The Elevator brewing co. and Barley's. Both do their own brew and have good food.

Another option is Fado Irish pub that's literally straight out the front door of the Easton Hilton.
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Old 02-08-2012, 02:25 PM   #44306
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No I was always going to make one. The bike took 1 trip to land between the lakes when the boys were little,the rest of its life has been in the yard. Most people have 50cc pit bikes we have a 125. My youngest boy is now 6'3" and 260, and signed last week to play football at Harvard.
I want to make one also and having one to copy would make it alot easier. I will keep looking. Sounds like your son is off to a good start in life.
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Old 02-08-2012, 02:47 PM   #44307
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oooooooo Carrie.... (and others interested).....

How about this for a headlight:

http://www.oreillyauto.com/site/c/de...2154&ppt=C0335

With a bright white LED bulb:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/1156-BULB-1-...3d3eab&vxp=mtr

With something like this for a tail/brake light:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Universal-Fi...ee26f6&vxp=mtr
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Old 02-08-2012, 02:51 PM   #44308
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Old 02-08-2012, 03:05 PM   #44309
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I knew someone would go there, figured it would be Whitey.
I missed that, damn. You tee'd it up high too.
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Old 02-08-2012, 03:12 PM   #44310
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Oh, you poor bastard!!! I think you just need to ride more.......

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Remember, part of the burden lies with the person interprecting your actions/behaviors, so don't just blame yourself. Part of my challenge is to get the scab picker to acknowledge this behavior and part of my challenge is to educate my staff on how to receive feedback from her (They perceive it as negative, but that's certainly not her intent)

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It is all good. Since i am the boss I have actually noticed an increase in productivity from my team. I know it is short lived, but it is funny to watch them triple check their work to make certain they dont piss me off. This too shall pass and I will be back to funnin around. I look forward to riding this spring for sure!
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