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Old 06-04-2012, 08:37 AM   #8296
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Old 06-04-2012, 08:57 AM   #8297
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I'd like to see Chico Grande, about Pershing's 'expedition' into Mexico, looking for Poncho Villa.

Didn't see it available on Netflix.
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Old 06-04-2012, 09:24 AM   #8298
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I'd like to see Chico Grande, about Pershing's 'expedition' into Mexico, looking for Poncho Villa.
I got it from Amazon for about 15 bucks
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Old 06-04-2012, 10:14 AM   #8299
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One thing about Greater Glory that amazed me was that many Mexicans on both sides of the border know little if anything about this civil war. The roots of the conflict between the Catholic Church and the Mexican govt go far back, way more than 1920. Lot of good history to read here,

In violation of the truce of 1929, after the Cristeros laid down their weapons, Calles hunted them down, and murdered them and their families.

This should be no surprise. Americans know little about American history and if they do know about an event,, they either don't know why/how it occurred or they misunderstand its significance or context.
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Old 06-04-2012, 10:46 AM   #8300
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Old 06-04-2012, 12:12 PM   #8301
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Our man Miguelito from SMA having lunch in Buda with Kiko & I.
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Old 06-04-2012, 12:22 PM   #8302
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Our man Kiko, happy after chili at Cabela's
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Old 06-04-2012, 12:25 PM   #8303
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Be on the lookout for this refugee from Puerto Escondido!
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Old 06-04-2012, 05:22 PM   #8304
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That last dude looks crazy.
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Old 06-04-2012, 05:25 PM   #8305
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That last dude looks crazy.
You should see him with a GoPro mounted on his bike.
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Old 06-04-2012, 05:25 PM   #8306
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But he's really, really happy and has no complaints. Had too much run riding the Triumph Rocket today to care about the weary world

After Cabela's, Kiko and I checked out Austin Kayak. They rent nice, comfortable kayaks for $30/day and that's the new plan.
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Old 06-04-2012, 05:27 PM   #8307
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You should see him with a GoPro mounted on his bike.
You know, funny you mention that. I finally got around to getting to editing that video of you, Jimmy, and crash tearing it up on 175 on the way to Pto Escondido.

Awesome stuff!
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Old 06-04-2012, 05:34 PM   #8308
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When can we see it?
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Old 06-04-2012, 05:35 PM   #8309
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I really want to go to mexico.... been on this forum watching everyone have fun. Almost ready to go as soon as my marital status is officially single !!!! I've been wanting to participate for a long time but was afraid my wife would see me here on this thread & get mad because of the gurls in biknis. I wanna go to Mexico but am hesitant due the violence i hear about. Is it safe or not. I dont want any bullshit because its my life i'm talking about. Just a simple yes or no . So is it safe to ride my motorcycle to San Miguel de Allende in daytime. Yes or no ????

Hombre Secreto screwed with this post 06-04-2012 at 09:19 PM
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Old 06-04-2012, 05:50 PM   #8310
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When can we see it?
Let me put some panash on it and I'll upload to Vimeo for a preview
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