Oddballs and Other Roadside Attractions with Your Bike

Discussion in 'Photos' started by nanohiccup, Jul 5, 2010.

  1. 100mpg

    100mpg Self Imposed Exile

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    your welcome.
  2. PedroPuku

    PedroPuku Adventurer

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    Holiday decorations at my house!
  3. lonewolf97

    lonewolf97 Long timer

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  4. Trumper

    Trumper Eclectic Dilettante

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    Wow, no posts in this awesome thread for a couple of months?!?

    Let's keep it going with this pic of the gigantic statue-thing in Pearsonville, California.

    A sign nearby said this is the "Hubcap Capital of the World." Anyone know what's up with this statue?

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  5. WayneJ

    WayneJ City Slicker

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  6. Fatallybitten

    Fatallybitten Slow but Sure

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    Sharky's Restaurant - Ocean Shores, Washington State

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  7. H96669

    H96669 A proud pragmatist.

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    Google Lucy Pearson the Hubcap Queen. Funny was just reading her story yesterday. Looks like she has a biography coming out soon.

    I tought the Uniroyal girl looked familiar......:rofl

    http://www.roadsideamerica.com/story/36531
  8. srmiden

    srmiden Adventurer

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    The Dinos are back

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  9. AfricaWim

    AfricaWim Been here awhile

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    Butha Buthe, Lesotho

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  10. Dualthing

    Dualthing Been here awhile

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  11. Bridge Club

    Bridge Club Been here awhile

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    Fernando is one of the landmarks on Bridge ClubÂ’s map and I learned recently that there are rumours of an Ambassadorial connection.




    More here -

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  12. jestragon

    jestragon Been here awhile

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    . by jestragon, on Flickr

    He has since covered it up with a BMW sticker...
  13. WayneJ

    WayneJ City Slicker

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  14. 100mpg

    100mpg Self Imposed Exile

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    :huh wtf?
  15. danedg

    danedg Horizontally Opposed

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  16. jestragon

    jestragon Been here awhile

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    Osama was (is?) relatively popular in Islamic parts of west Africa. You used to see a lot of stickers on trucks and buses of the twin towers with his head between them.

    Edit: Just to clarify, that certainly isn't my bike!
  17. Mambo Dave

    Mambo Dave Backyard Adventurer

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    The sticker pluralized the "Laden" - so in some respect it is a pro-USA sticker warning citizens of the constant threat of those who would like to see us come to harm.

    I don't see a problem with that sticker, but as I'm not in redneck country I'll skip placing one on my bike.
  18. 390beretta

    390beretta Long timer

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    How about pictographs/petroglyphs you've found while riding off-road. I'll start with two my wife and I found in Sego Canyon UT two summers ago. I have many more.

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  19. 390beretta

    390beretta Long timer

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    Here's another one
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  20. 390beretta

    390beretta Long timer

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    And a third:

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