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Old 04-24-2013, 08:15 AM   #20461
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Is it bad form for me to post up my low res proofs? I really don't want to buy the pictures.
Not terrible form, but unless you are a KLR owner you could actually BUY the photos.
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Old 04-24-2013, 08:24 AM   #20462
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The whole, "look ma! no hands!" joke is not funny here.

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Old 04-24-2013, 08:34 AM   #20463
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So what happens when he does a clunky shift or grabs a bit of brake and she kisses his helmet a little hard?
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Old 04-24-2013, 08:35 AM   #20464
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So what happens when he does a clunky shift or grabs a bit of brake and she kisses his helmet a little hard?
Don't worry, he doesn't use the front brake
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Old 04-24-2013, 08:37 AM   #20465
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So what happens when he does a clunky shift or grabs a bit of brake and she kisses his helmet a little hard?
She gets another piercing. I'm pretty sure it will not be here first.
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Old 04-24-2013, 08:38 AM   #20466
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I'm a little too old to be riding a skateboard. i'd be doing this
Off to the mountains of WNC tomorrow.

You really need to bring more shit with you on vacation.....
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Old 04-24-2013, 08:44 AM   #20467
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Not terrible form, but unless you are a KLR owner you could actually BUY the photos.
I ride a beemer..we are even worse!
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Old 04-24-2013, 08:46 AM   #20468
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So what happens when he does a clunky shift or grabs a bit of brake and she kisses his helmet a little hard?
I was at a skills course with some very very good instructors. One of the folks there listened and did very well in the course. I then overheard him quietly tell another participant that as they both rode HDs, It is best when in the mountains don't use the front brake... geez... guess they don't down shift either for braking, so they have to maintain a sub cage speed.

I was at Blue Ridge MC Campground at Cruso when a bunch for riders came down 276 to stay there. Seems the lead rider had lost his front brakes. Evidently he used them in a dragging manner all the way down and had boiled off his evidently low fluid.

I konw when I come down it at a quick pace (with others similar in style) yeah the front brake is touched, revs are high and the bike slows as you roll of the throttle and the grade and curves are handled without a lot of fanfare or extreme effort. Guess it is hard on the brakes and bike to lead a parade down a hill.

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Old 04-24-2013, 08:46 AM   #20469
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I was there last weekend and it's good to see that I didn't end up on here.
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Old 04-24-2013, 08:46 AM   #20470
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I was there last weekend and it's good to see that I didn't end up on here.
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Old 04-24-2013, 08:49 AM   #20471
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So what happens when he does a clunky shift or grabs a bit of brake and she kisses his helmet a little hard?
Its all fun and games until some one pokes an eye out.
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Old 04-24-2013, 08:58 AM   #20472
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Generals gathered in their masses
Just like witches at black masses
Evil minds that plot destruction
Sorcerers of death's construction
In the fields the bodies burning
As the war machine keeps turning
Death and hatred to mankind
Poisoning their brainwashed minds
Oh lord yeah!

Politicians hide themselves away
They only started the war
Why should they go out to fight?
They leave that role to the poor

Time will tell on their power minds
Making war just for fun
Treating people just like pawns in chess
Wait 'til their judgement day comes
Yeah!

Now in darkness world stops turning
Ashes where the bodies burning
No more war pigs have the power
Hand of God has struck the hour
Day of judgement, God is calling
On their knees the war pig's crawling
Begging mercy for their sins
Satan laughing spreads his wings
Oh lord yeah!
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Old 04-24-2013, 09:03 AM   #20473
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Hasn't War Pig been through before? I remember the wooden footpeg...

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Old 04-24-2013, 09:18 AM   #20474
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Hasn't War Pig been through before? I remember the wooden footpeg...

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Maybe. I thought it looked interesting when I saw it this morning in the update.
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Old 04-24-2013, 09:29 AM   #20475
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I hope for her sake he doesn't need to make a quick or sudden stop.
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