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Old 01-16-2012, 05:07 PM   #16
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I sing "Oh shit oh shit oh shit oh shit" its gunna hurt
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Old 01-16-2012, 05:16 PM   #17
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Yes, but oddly, its the same songs that got stuck in my head when I started riding more than 30 years ago with an open face helmet... Jackson Brown, John Prine and yes Arlo... changing helmets hasn't changed the tunes. Maybe my brain doesn't have any room left for new lyrics.
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Old 01-16-2012, 05:18 PM   #18
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Yes. I used to have a iPod shuffle to play music and I would occasionally sing along. Since the remote has stopped working I have do sing random songs or sometimes just certain choruses get stuck in my head.
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Old 01-16-2012, 10:29 PM   #19
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never could enjoy the headphone thingy, so I make up dirty songs while riding. They start out bluesy, then turn to a rock and roll style. sometimes a little electronica.



i hope no one ever hears me
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Old 01-17-2012, 12:25 AM   #20
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Yes, almost without exception. Elvis, Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, and various bluegrass.

Unfortunately, I have forgotten that when I'm at a stoplight, the soccor mom with her minivan windows down, and all of her kids, can hear me through my helmet.
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Old 01-17-2012, 12:38 AM   #21
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^^^^ Amen to that! A noisy yawn sometimes turns into a series of Tarzan yells. Helps me stay alert in the afternoons .

I've actually yelled "THIS IS SPARTA BITCHES" when I on a roll.
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Old 01-17-2012, 07:36 AM   #22
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I always wake up with something stuck in my head & will sing it on the way to work. Today was, "down in the west texas town of El Paso, I fell in love with a mexican girl" Probably haven't heard it in 30 years or more & I'm only 44! Pisser is, that's the only lyrics I know to the song so I just sing it over & over. Sometimes it's product jingles I never know. BUT anytime I go over a little one lane bridge..."at the one lane bridge I leave the giants stranded at the riverside..."
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Old 01-17-2012, 08:33 AM   #23
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Whistle sometime, then when having fun in the twisties, I start to chant "look where you WANT to go", over and over, along with "smooth", all while wearing an ear to ear $hit eating grin.
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Old 01-17-2012, 01:29 PM   #24
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all kinds of weird shit happens inside my helmet, including singing, on occasion.
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Singing is one of the more pleasant activities I do in my helmet, and its the only place I sing unless I'm really really drunk.

The less pleasant things I do in my helmet involves, amongst many things, sneezing and coughing, eating bugs involuntary etc.
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Old 01-17-2012, 01:52 PM   #25
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I hum, scat, beatbox, etc. all the time in mine.
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Old 01-17-2012, 06:11 PM   #26
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My loved ones have told me the only place I am allowed to sing is when I have my helmet on I have no idea why


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Old 01-17-2012, 06:22 PM   #27
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Always............

.......always singing, swearing, talking to animals, whatever. Chewing gum, too, helps to activate my mind, what's
left of it.
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Old 01-17-2012, 08:10 PM   #28
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Unfortunately, I have forgotten that when I'm at a stoplight, the soccor mom with her minivan windows down, and all of her kids, can hear me through my helmet.

You get the most hilarious looks from people when this happens.

I ride with my ipod and usually attempt to sing whatever is playing at the time. I remember screaming along with some kind of death metal or something song and looking over to see a horrified woman sitting next to me with her window down/slowly rolling it up
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Old 01-17-2012, 08:19 PM   #29
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Slapping the leg, bobbing my head all becomes very normal.
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Old 01-17-2012, 08:26 PM   #30
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i do.

i watched a good single track video set to jane's addiction's irresistable force met the immovable object (or whatever it's called), so now i find myself singing that on trails a lot.

when i rains while i'm street riding, i often find myself singing billy joel's you may be right (because it has the line "even rode my motorcycle in the rain" as an example of being crazy). the harder it rains, the louder i sing it.

when i'm stuck behind some three-legged turtle in the fast lane, i sing the asshole song by dennis leary at the top of my lungs.
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