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Old 01-08-2012, 08:16 AM   #5956
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Chicago to Panamá y Más Allá

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I won't get out of my car in broad daylight in those neighborhoods but I have never felt unsafe in Mexico.
For an intriguing ride report that Mike (above) put together, see the LINK
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Old 01-08-2012, 08:17 AM   #5957
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I did not say do not go to Mexico. I just said it is not for me. Your remarks make me realize if you do not follow the ADV herd then you are considered fair game to blast away at. Fire away boys, your insults fly off me. I am a big boy and can take the heat.

For those headed to Mexico, I say have a great ride. The roads are awesome, as is the scenery and its people. It is not on my bucket list. If it is on yours, great have an awesome ride.

My over 250,000 miles of riding a motorcycle puts me in a position of my own opinions. Does that make me a smarter rider, who knows, it just gives me a right to my beliefs. I will respect yours but in turn I expect the same.
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Old 01-08-2012, 11:09 AM   #5958
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You're a bad person.

Very bad.
You have to admit PJ is right, you set yourself up
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Old 01-08-2012, 11:17 AM   #5959
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You have to admit PJ is right, you set yourself up
Hate it when I do that.
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Old 01-08-2012, 11:38 AM   #5960
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Hate it when I do that.
I just opened up a shipping business

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Old 01-08-2012, 11:58 AM   #5961
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Hate it when I do that.
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Old 01-08-2012, 12:02 PM   #5962
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Old 01-08-2012, 12:05 PM   #5963
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Old 01-08-2012, 04:52 PM   #5964
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Desde la sierra fria hoy

Meanwhile, up on the stairway to heaven earlier today...As the song goes "There's a feeling I get, when I look to the west"...
And yet again, not a narco was stirring!
This is the kind of riding you get when you are in Mexico. If you don't like it, stay home and tell everyone you know how dangerous Mexico is.
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Old 01-08-2012, 04:53 PM   #5965
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Look to the west!
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Old 01-08-2012, 04:54 PM   #5966
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She was looking good again, today, boys!
She doesn't give it up two weeks in a row without a little pain.
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Old 01-08-2012, 04:56 PM   #5967
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Look to the west!
Excelente!
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Old 01-08-2012, 04:56 PM   #5968
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Here's one for Andres and Arte!
You guys are going to love the sierra fria, vatos!
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Old 01-08-2012, 05:00 PM   #5969
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Hey SR, next time I do this ride I am going to snap some geology pics just for you. The problem is stopping to take pics because you just want to keep riding and riding. When you make it over, give me a heads up, I still have the mining vids and I can show some of the "sierra fria", the danger is that you'll stay another week! Or a month LOL!
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Old 01-08-2012, 05:06 PM   #5970
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Ive been to mexico twice not on a bike mind you just on vacation.From What I saw In PV the people seemed Happy curteous,had new or decent cars and treated me better then alot of rude an disrespectful Americans who can even say Hello Or Thank you when you hold the door for them.I said to friend I was with after seeing this,I said man our governments feed us line after line of bs and propaganda,he agreed. Coming back in 09 we were sitting on the plane ready to leave PV mexico for TX for the layover.I said down here they call em drug lords up by us we call them drug dealers and gangs,and some one is probably robbing a bank or liqour store by us as we speak.When we got back to newark 1-2 am in the morning,friends sister and bf had told us a bank not 2 miles away from my house had been robbed by 4 suspects,1 was killed and the shooting went to new brunswick next city over.I hadnt known this had happened and when I had said that to them there jaw dropped.I actually felt safer in mexico then I have felt in places in NJ,Mexico is a cake walk per se compared to camden NJ.Ya could be gatted anywhere really and nice pics by the way;)
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