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by McVouty
20 Mar 2013, 10:29pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Does anyone else find........
Replies: 212
Views: 4932

Re: Does anyone else find........

There are four, according to Wikipedia (so it must be true), not counting the former Benedict VI. You can look them up at Pope (disambiguation).
by McVouty
10 Mar 2013, 6:16pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7256
Views: 355239

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Car mechanics.
by McVouty
1 Mar 2013, 7:57pm
Forum: Racing, Olympics, TdF, Competitive cycling
Topic: Lance Armstrong books
Replies: 3
Views: 18970

Re: Lance Armstrong books

That noted cycling philosopher Dr. Hutch (Michael Hutchinson) suggested "For £8.99 'It's not about the bike' has consecutively been an autobiography, a mystery, true crime, a postmodern novel, and now a court exhibit. Top value." A cynical correspondent suggested that he forgot to add &quo...
by McVouty
1 Mar 2013, 7:43pm
Forum: Racing, Olympics, TdF, Competitive cycling
Topic: Final nail for Armstrong?
Replies: 129
Views: 51111

Re: Final nail for Armstrong?

Generally, only triathlons for 'elite' competitors (effectively, professionals or semi-professionals), and only some of those races (mostly shorter distance ones, such as the Olympic competition) allow drafting. This was done to avoid making the sport too boring for television. Purists objected, but...
by McVouty
20 Feb 2013, 12:17am
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7256
Views: 355239

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Reciprocating engine.
by McVouty
19 Feb 2013, 12:08am
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7256
Views: 355239

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Garden peas.
by McVouty
11 Feb 2013, 10:44pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Hardcore or what?
Replies: 12
Views: 1250

Re: Hardcore or what?

Not my Glasgow-Stirling commute, but that of a friend on the evening of 25th January. He started on the canal towpath, but when the snow built up between his mudguards and wheels he had to carry the bike to the main road and continue.Comments from triathletes were along the lines "You are bonke...
by McVouty
2 Feb 2013, 9:35pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: ...when toe clips were invented?
Replies: 9
Views: 936

Re: ...when toe clips were invented?

$300 (£190) plus for a pair of toestraps (Paturauds, for restoring Rene Herse/Singer bikes to within an inch of their lives)? Some people just have Too Much Money (and not enough imagination).
by McVouty
29 Jan 2013, 11:19pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7256
Views: 355239

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Nerve tonic.
by McVouty
27 Jan 2013, 12:52pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7256
Views: 355239

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Ring tone.
by McVouty
20 Jan 2013, 10:08pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7256
Views: 355239

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Knowlege Management.
by McVouty
16 Jan 2013, 12:40am
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7256
Views: 355239

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Pittsburgh Steelers.
by McVouty
12 Jan 2013, 10:49pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7256
Views: 355239

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Deep background.
by McVouty
4 Jan 2013, 10:02pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7256
Views: 355239

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Bull Durham
by McVouty
20 Dec 2012, 11:07pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7256
Views: 355239

Re: It's about time we had more fun

Who cares?