Date: Mon Nov 27 16:17:13 2006 Back to Contents

Author: Cliff Bettis

Subject: Re: Vehicle mileage

Post:
Sam,

Strictly cold, nasty weather gear for me today; I am hoping to hit the road
before the freezing rain starts.

Cliff
----- Original Message -----
From: "Samuel M Sampere"
To:
Sent: Monday, November 27, 2006 2:21 PM
Subject: Re: [tap-l] Vehicle mileage


> Boy do you have it wrong. If you recall, real cyclists like Cliff and me
> don't wear tennis shoes. We proudly wear those gay looking cycling
> shoes, spandex shorts, and brightly colored jerseys with very large
> pockets in the back!
>
> I rode in today in this November heat wave we're having. It reached 60
> today!
>
> And Andrew, once you try a modern road bike, you'll never go back! Your
> bike is one I'd save to ride on rainy, slushy days. My new bike NEVER
> sees the rain.
>
> And my new time trial bike is significantly faster than my road bike!
>
> Sam
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: tap-l-owner@lists.ncsu.edu [mailto:tap-l-owner@lists.ncsu.edu] On
> Behalf Of Dale Stille
> Sent: Monday, November 27, 2006 3:07 PM
> To: tap-l@lists.ncsu.edu
> Subject: Re: [tap-l] Vehicle mileage
>
>
> Cliff,
>
> I didn't know that the "targets with tennis shoes" had a longer
> lifespan????
>
> Dale
>
> On Mon, 27 Nov 2006, cbettis@unlserve.unl.edu wrote:
>
>> You don't get any as you are charged extra for living longer because
> of the
>> health benefits of bike riding
>>
>> Cliff ;-)
>>
>> Quoting Andrew Yue :
>>
>>> Folks,
>>>
>>> I ride an old 10 speed bike to work. Where are my carbon credits?
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> To each his own....
>>> --
>>>
>>> Cordially,
>>>
>>>
>>> Andrew Yue
>>> - yue@physics.utexas.edu -
>>> http://www.ph.utexas.edu/~yue
>>> Physics Lecture Demonstration Office
>>> Office Hours 8 AM to 4 PM , Mon thru Fri
>>> Phone (512)471-5411
>>>
>>> "The ultimate weakness of violence is
>>> that it is a descending spiral, begetting
>>> the very thing it seeks to destroy. Instead
>>> of diminishing evil, it multiplies it. " - Martin Luther King, Jr.
>>


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