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+Angélica G, other pizza lovers....
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RIP
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+Chas M​ and +Justin FU​ are jealous...
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+Justin FU shaker ass 😯
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Glad I noticed this before I put weight on it...
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No pizzas were harmed in the evisceration of the Surly.
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3 "organized" rides in 3 days...  maybe tomorrow I'll wander off on my own for a bit...  or maybe I'll come home and scrub the bikes.
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Awww. Just enjoy it. =D
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Ready for the ride this morning... :)
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hmmm, these glasses make my nose look even bigger...
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So... This is fun :)
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More info tomorrow. Bed now.
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My next door neighbor might be evil. I was lying in bed this morning, sort of dozing and listening to my sweetie's radio show, trying to ignore the call of nature so I could doze a little more, and he decided to water his garden. 
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you should suggest drip irrigation. wastes less water and makes no noise.
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goddamnit windows.  why the fuck do your errors capture focus, even when I'm typing in a different window?
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i have so many screens, even if I'm looking where I'm typing, that might not be where the error appears... :) </bragging>
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I met a traveller from an antique land
Who said: "Two vast and trunkless legs of stone
Stand in the desert. Near them on the sand,
Half sunk, a shattered visage lies, whose frown
And wrinkled lip and sneer of cold command
Tell that its sculptor well those passions read
Which yet survive, stamped on these lifeless things,
The hand that mocked them and the heart that fed.
And on the pedestal these words appear:
`My name is Ozymandias, King of Kings:
Look on my works, ye mighty, and despair!'
Nothing beside remains. Round the decay
Of that colossal wreck, boundless and bare,
The lone and level sands stretch far away". 

-Percy Bysshe Shelley
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A version published in The New Yorker in about 1924 ended:
"And on the pedestal these words appear:
`My name is Ozymandias, King of Kings:
Look on my works, ye mighty, and despair!'
Also Joe and Nora Bunting, of Kenosha, Wisconson."
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So... what frames can handle 29x3" tires?  I'll start:

Surly Krampus
Various fat bikes with 29+ "summer" wheelsets
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It jumped off the desk, but no one was watching it. It took a couple seconds of "who's tire just blew the HELL up?!" because no one was near it when it went off. Everyone else, including me, were looking at the wheels in their hands, going "um, mine still has air in it, wasn't me."
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Someone caught us on camera at the Slow Roll CLE last night.  It was slower than usual, but our largest attendance yet at 135 riders.  I decided that the giant PA speaker on my pizza rack in the photo of Lisa, my son, and I rolling out is a bit heavy for this kind of thing, so I ordered a much lighter and more powerful amplifier that I'll build into something cool. :)  I still don't like these glasses on me....
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I love slow rolls. We will be having ours this Friday.  If we get 10 riders it will be a good crowd.
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Got up early for a bike ride. Came home and showered. Then I took a nap. Then I didn't want to get out of bed yet when I woke up, so I took a second one. Feeling pretty good now...
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    applied phrenology, 1992 - present
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Cyclist, technologist, enjoyer of coffee and beer, purveyor of funny links, SEO Optimization Expert, contributor to the heat death of the universe, monster on the offensive glass, is not chocolate.
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I'm not that tall, you're just that short.  

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Bike stuff
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1) my boss's boss's boss said"as much as I like you Tom, it's a terrible feeling to come back from a meeting and see you standing in my office smiling." 2) I saved a friend from a fire... 3) recently learned that I'm the least annoying customer at my LBS
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Excellent experience, quick shipping even though it had to pass through customs, and the price was about 2/3 of what I'd found locally. Would definitely shop here again.
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reviewed 2 weeks ago
yum! friendly staff, delicious food, interesting place- like having a backyard party.
Public - 7 months ago
reviewed 7 months ago
Didn't have kilt hose in the store, very small collection of accessories for that sort of thing, all of which were 6-8x as expensive as I could find online. If you're after various pastries, this is probably a decent place, if you're looking to flush out your kilt with hose, etc, plan ahead and don't bother with this shop.
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reviewed a year ago
I always love an excuse to visit the Buckeye Beer Engine. As a car free east suburbs resident I don't make it out that way very often, so that just makes it all the more special. BBE has a two page draft list and a booklet of what's available in bottles arranged by style, if you can't find something to drink here, you don't like drinking. The food menu is fantastic as well, with house made specialties like meatloaf and chicken paprikash, how can you go wrong?
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reviewed a year ago
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Don't bother ordering online. They'll never see your order and when you call an hour later to see where your pizza is, they'll lie and say "we've been very busy with deliveries and your pizza will go out in 20-25 minutes." What kind of idiot do they think I am that I believe that the time it takes to make a pizza is exactly how far down in the queue I am? Coming up on 2 hours since I ordered, still no pizza.
Public - 9 months ago
reviewed 9 months ago
They've improved their process and the quality of their food. I suspect they're under new management, but I don't go there often enough to comment on that. This restaurant is very close to work, but I generally only go there when a group is interested, so it's been nearly a year since I've been in. They've replaced the generic signs above the counter with flat screens, tweaked the menu items a little, and reasonably reduced the size of the side of sweet and sour sauce. Instead of a large half full container, it's a very full small container. Instead of calling out your order and hoping the right person picks it up, they hand you a number when you place and pay for your order. Chopsticks, other utensils, soy sauce, and napkins are all out for you to pick up yourself. The need to communicate in broken english has been reduced as much as possible, though I'm pretty sure they all speak better english than I do. I will make a point of visiting more often...
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Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
It was a little spendier than I was looking for as a mid-ride snack, but the pulled chicken tacos were amazing and they had my favorite non-local IPA in bottles. Friendly waitress, cute little patio that was just a little too sunny, and a great location near the Rocky River Reservation.
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reviewed a year ago