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Forum: General Discussion 12-12-2013, 01:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 18,217
Posted By lovedoctor
You mean, Croissan'wich isn't the original...

You mean, Croissan'wich isn't the original American word? No wonder the French hate us...
Forum: General Discussion 12-11-2013, 04:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 18,217
Posted By lovedoctor
Sounds like a Sarah Palin-ism.

Sounds like a Sarah Palin-ism.
Forum: General Discussion 12-09-2013, 02:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 58,618
Posted By lovedoctor
Adding a few more links for various discussions: ...

Adding a few more links for various discussions:

Who causes bike/car collisions?
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21050610

Summary of multiple points (funding etc.)...
Forum: General Discussion 11-16-2013, 11:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 58,618
Posted By lovedoctor
What with the recent "discussion" on OregonLive...

What with the recent "discussion" on OregonLive regarding the BTA's infographic vs. ODOT rhetoric on how roads are funded, I thought this thread could use a bump. Some great information has been...
Forum: General Discussion 11-12-2013, 08:45 AM
Replies: 6
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Views: 18,473
Posted By lovedoctor
We're talking about to the airport, yes? And to...

We're talking about to the airport, yes? And to which trail are you referring? The I205 path does indeed parallel 205 and the Max line, and is a relatively low stress route. There are a few...
Forum: General Discussion 10-14-2013, 01:57 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 152,137
Posted By lovedoctor
(Having trouble with picture hosting; hopefully...

(Having trouble with picture hosting; hopefully this works as an attachment)

SW 1st and Arthur, headed up to Barbur. Notice the activity in the cockpit vs. the color of the stoplight.
Forum: General Discussion 09-26-2013, 09:09 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 152,137
Posted By lovedoctor
I just got myself a ContourHD Roam video camera,...

I just got myself a ContourHD Roam video camera, and now have several close call clips that might warrant submitting to PPB. Rather than posting 3GB files, what are you fine folks using to edit your...
Forum: Tips & Advice 07-30-2013, 12:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 12,036
Posted By lovedoctor
With the advent of the newer white LEDs and...

With the advent of the newer white LEDs and Lithium Ion batteries, lighting has come a long way. I have a ~3 year old cygolite Mil-ion that is an all in one unit a little larger than a big dude's...
Forum: Route Info 07-05-2013, 01:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 35,077
Posted By lovedoctor
Did you get the officer's name? It might be...

Did you get the officer's name? It might be helpful to contact the department and his commander and point to the specific ORS codes listed above to "remind" them of the laws. Not to be...
Forum: General Discussion 06-13-2013, 07:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 46,507
Posted By lovedoctor
Perhaps they have some baby crows stashed nearby....

Perhaps they have some baby crows stashed nearby. Try not to look hungry?

Also, "Buzzed By Crows" would be an awesome name for an alt-folk pop band, where everyone wears suspenders and there's a...
Forum: Report your Close Calls 02-28-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,373
Posted By lovedoctor
As mentioned in another thread here, Fred Meyer...

As mentioned in another thread here, Fred Meyer seems to like to locate themselves on the downhill slopes where these events occur. My particular Spot Of Doom is a Freddie's driveway just past...
Forum: General Discussion 02-23-2013, 10:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 42,387
Posted By lovedoctor
My commute takes me on Barbur passing the...

My commute takes me on Barbur passing the Freddies just after Terwilliger where there is a long, slight downhill leading into the driveway for the parking lot. That single spot is, to me at least,...
Forum: All About the West Side 01-31-2013, 04:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,760
Posted By lovedoctor
There is a nice MUP running between some of the...

There is a nice MUP running between some of the housing developments there, and the many of the locals actually walk on it! Lots of folks actually walk from home to the Freddy's there to shop. I...
Forum: General Discussion 12-04-2012, 08:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 46,194
Posted By lovedoctor
I use a set of Shower Pass Booties that are more...

I use a set of Shower Pass Booties that are more like a poncho for your shoes than the usual neoprene type that are very difficult to get on/off. These...
Forum: General Discussion 11-17-2012, 08:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 46,251
Posted By lovedoctor
I did sign it. This can, without trying to sound...

I did sign it. This can, without trying to sound too dramatic, be a matter of life and death. When out on a long, multi-day, self-supported tour, it may be a long stretch between campsites. And in...
Forum: All About the West Side 10-16-2012, 08:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,297
Posted By lovedoctor
NA_CA, I'm a BTC member and I'd like to provide...

NA_CA, I'm a BTC member and I'd like to provide some wrenching skills for Adopt-A-Bike, but I can't make it to the usual Tuesday times. I've contacted someone at BTC who said they would forward my...
Forum: General Discussion 10-03-2012, 08:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 24,817
Posted By lovedoctor
He's a witch!

He's a witch!
Forum: Route Info 09-25-2012, 08:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 36,288
Posted By lovedoctor
SW Condor. Read more HERE...

SW Condor. Read more HERE (http://bikeportland.org/2012/02/16/pbot-prohibits-left-turns-on-tricky-terwilliger-intersection-67391). The intersection has gone through some revisions since the...
Forum: Route Info 09-21-2012, 09:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 36,288
Posted By lovedoctor
That route looks boring but good. That's what I...

That route looks boring but good. That's what I would take to get from A to B. Terwilliger is definitely more fun, and aside from one notorious intersection (Jonathan did some posts bout this on...
Forum: Route Info 09-20-2012, 02:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 36,288
Posted By lovedoctor
I ride from where SW PDX, Tigard, and Beaverton...

I ride from where SW PDX, Tigard, and Beaverton all meet up to SE Hawthorne everyday. The route you posted is easy going and safe along the river, but that lefthand corner on the map (heading West...
Forum: General Discussion 09-13-2012, 08:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 23,781
Posted By lovedoctor
Have you used one of the newer IGHs? I installed...

Have you used one of the newer IGHs? I installed an Alfine8 IGH about a month ago after several less-than-stellar experiences with an older Nexus7 hub. It's used with an old Raleigh road bike with...
Forum: General Discussion 09-07-2012, 08:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 36,845
Posted By lovedoctor
This sounds like when of them fancypants...

This sounds like when of them fancypants molecular gastronomy things. Just an idea if you manage to pull this off: Do this with some double/triple ales (you know, the good 8% stuff). The water...
Forum: General Discussion 09-05-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 10,792
Posted By lovedoctor
I serrendipitously biked 60 miles this weekend...

I changed your title for you. Sounds like a good weekend to me! I forced my wife to bike about 15 miles roundtrip to her church on Sunday, and we strapped our 2 year old son on the back of my Big...
Forum: General Discussion 08-29-2012, 10:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 18,549
Posted By lovedoctor
I agree with Spiffy's sentiment and do what I can...

I agree with Spiffy's sentiment and do what I can to discourage jerkism of all forms, but I would never do anything to cause a collision. Instead, I usually hurl a sarcastic remark, like "Thanks for...
Forum: General Discussion 08-29-2012, 08:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 18,549
Posted By lovedoctor
Quite frankly, yes. I ride through Ladd's every...

Quite frankly, yes. I ride through Ladd's every day, and it's really annoying when users entering the circle fail to yield to those already in it (both cars and bikes). I'll not argue the whole...
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