Category Archives: Friends

The Passing of a Rider…

I regret to announce that forum member Jack Williams, known on the forum by his username bearded_one60 passed away unexpectedly last Thursday from complications of pneumonia and a heart attack. Jack was an active biker and forum participant, rode a … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving Everybody!

Happy Thanksgiving! Hope you’re having a good one. I have to work tonight, but good things are cooking in the ovens and on the stove, and family will be here for lunch. Yum! Take a moment to pause in the … Continue reading

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So, I helped friends get their electric heat system wired up to full power yesterday. They had a new ac/heat system put in last year and there wasn’t enough power (cable size/breaker) for the electric heat. The installer just flipped … Continue reading

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(snnnniiiifffFFFFF). Yep, I can smell it. I’m headed into east Texas to meet some friends for barbeque. The bad news is I’ve got to work tonight. The good news is that means lots of high-speed running on The Dragon. Oh … Continue reading

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Where Angels Fear to Tread

Something over 300 years ago an English poet named Alexander Pope said, “Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.” I’ve always liked the quote…simply because to me, it means “No limits.” Angels have no fear, you see. I’ve always … Continue reading

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Team Faceplant, Bicycle goes “Crunch” Division

Last weekend, my friend and co-worker Robert, whilst taking a leisurely jaunt about the hood, t-boned an attacking dog with his bicycle. The short of it is, He fought the dog, and the dog won. Robert went down hard and … Continue reading

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Good news…Bad news.

Interesting dealings are afoot…muhahahahaha! Yeah, that’s the good news. I’ll tell you about it later. The bad news…I’ve got friends from the coast with homes that are damaged or destroyed. Some are minor…trees down and some lost shingles, some are … Continue reading

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Lunch tomorrow, Sat 8/16 1pm Mckinney, TX

I’ve had a busy week and need an emergency bbq infusion. Tomorrow, Saturday the 16th at 1:00pm at Hutchins BBQ in McKinney. Hutchins Bar Bq & Catfish. 1301 N Tennessee St Mckinney, TX 75069 Just south of US 380 on … Continue reading

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Apparently, I am evil. EVIL! (grin)

Several weeks ago, a coworker and friend decided to have laser beams shot into her eyes and all sorts of unpleasantness so that she could see better. She had both eyes done and was out for several days. Naturally, I … Continue reading

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And then there was the day…

So…waaay back when I was a kid…say about 18 or so…I was naive and believed that hard work and dedication (to a company) would get me ahead and make me a success. Heh…that is subject for another post… I had … Continue reading

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