thirdcrank wrote:Trivia: I see that tomorrow is the anniversary of the death of Dr J
Mr Tom wrote:I... not expecting to be out so late
Jdsk wrote:Sweep wrote:Folks' desire to/think it clever to use their phone for everything puts me in mind of crappy gadgets from the 50s (before my time but have seen the ads) which proclaim, "it's a ****, it's a ****, it's a ****** but do none of the things very well.
I won't comment on what other people think about other people or their devices.
But my iPhone carries out a vast number of functions very well. And is smaller, lighter and cheaper than the range of devices that I'd otherwise use. Just brilliant... and unpredicted!
thirdcrank wrote:There was a time when bike lights were completely and utterly unreliable and usually not very bright.
..when all you have is a hammer, everything starts to look like a nail....
Jdsk wrote:Everyday I have the dynamo lights, the back-up battery lights, the helmet position lights and wrist indicators.
Touring I have those (except for the wrist indicators) plus a head torch... and a companion with all of the the same.
But I felt for that comment about run-down back-ups in the bag!