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Forum: General Discussion 05-29-2013, 12:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 38,812
Posted By Jim E. Hat
Sweet humblebrag... Try not to make yourself...

Sweet humblebrag...

Try not to make yourself sound like a condescending jerk first if you are looking for sympathy.

What were you asking about again? I got lost in your fixation on bike...
Forum: General Discussion 05-01-2012, 10:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,111
Posted By Jim E. Hat
well, you're not really reading Bicycling...

well, you're not really reading Bicycling Magazine explicitly, you're reading a Rodale pub, so you're basically also reading Men's Health and whatnot. There is crossover in the advertising. ...
Forum: Newbie Forum 04-16-2012, 03:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 12,333
Posted By Jim E. Hat
totally agree with OP on this one... just saw a...

totally agree with OP on this one... just saw a dude on a Giant Trance who was not a downhill mountian biking affectionado by any means... i will take my profiling spidey senses to the bank on this...
Forum: General Discussion 04-16-2012, 02:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 950
Posted By Jim E. Hat
http://bikeportland.org/photos/tags/photo/97696265...

http://bikeportland.org/photos/tags/photo/97696265/airport-bike-parking-structure.html

eh, ok, so it's 4/5ths fenced in...

also a pic on flickr of a bike that's been locked up in the main area...
Forum: General Discussion 04-16-2012, 02:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 950
Posted By Jim E. Hat
hello, i think you are saying that the...

hello,

i think you are saying that the staple racks are a little out in the open for you? have a trailer? you might want to check out the fenced in bike parking next to the motorcycle parking...
Forum: General Discussion 03-16-2012, 12:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,899
Posted By Jim E. Hat
There's hundreds that I left out... Tall...

There's hundreds that I left out...

Tall biker approaching an intersection
Beach cruiser gal going up Hawthorne
Car biker (cell phone and cigarette simultaneously)
Bike box flanker (comes from...
Forum: General Discussion 03-13-2012, 09:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,899
Posted By Jim E. Hat
ok, i'm sorry. This isn't specifically abouth...

ok, i'm sorry. This isn't specifically abouth Ladds stop signs. my bad.

let me see here... people bike through ladds, and get yelled at by richies...

people bike through Williams and get yelled...
Forum: General Discussion 03-05-2012, 01:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,899
Posted By Jim E. Hat
It's against the law to not come to a complete...

It's against the law to not come to a complete stop at a stop sign in Portland.

How much time are we losing here by coming to a complete stop? Kind of hard to gauge, but i'm guessing around 12...
Forum: General Discussion 12-15-2010, 02:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,410
Posted By Jim E. Hat
what does it matter when everybody parks...

what does it matter when everybody parks drivetrain-in?

i was going to say the Oregon Theater on Division, but they took down their Bike Parking Inside sign. I always got a kick out of that.
...
Forum: General Discussion 08-02-2010, 04:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,819
Posted By Jim E. Hat
anyone else like to ride the rivet line on the...

anyone else like to ride the rivet line on the metal part? smoothest path...
Forum: General Discussion 04-20-2010, 09:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,040
Posted By Jim E. Hat
...souds like a little patience is all that's...

...souds like a little patience is all that's needed here.
Forum: General Discussion 12-16-2009, 03:47 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,484
Posted By Jim E. Hat
did they have stop signs in 1915? they sure had...

did they have stop signs in 1915? they sure had better sight lines...

http://www.ohs.org/research/library/photograph-gallery/images/Neighborhoods2.jpg
Forum: General Discussion 11-09-2009, 02:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,200
Posted By Jim E. Hat
If you're taking this to court, you'll be sitting...

If you're taking this to court, you'll be sitting there for five minutes, then the cop that issued the ticked will come in, grab a piece of paper with your name on it and call out your name. They...
Forum: General Discussion 07-17-2008, 12:36 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,636
Posted By Jim E. Hat
yes, becuase you are really standoffish when...

yes, becuase you are really standoffish when anyone tells you they're concerned that your actions are keeping bikers from being looked at as equal users of the road.

Things like this:

"I put my...
Forum: General Discussion 07-17-2008, 12:11 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,636
Posted By Jim E. Hat
I'll quote everything you say, i don't care, i...

I'll quote everything you say, i don't care, i was just saving space...

Let's look at the progression here:

1. I was about to roll through the red light like I always do but managed to hit the...
Forum: General Discussion 07-17-2008, 09:24 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,636
Posted By Jim E. Hat
"I was about to roll through the red light like I...

"I was about to roll through the red light like I always do but managed to hit the brakes enough to slow down to a 'roll'. "

I read that and it makes me think that you normally go through red...
Forum: General Discussion 05-21-2008, 12:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,733
Posted By Jim E. Hat
http://bikeportland.org/forum/showthread.php?t=190...

http://bikeportland.org/forum/showthread.php?t=1904
Forum: Tips & Advice 04-29-2008, 02:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,971
Posted By Jim E. Hat
you did not start a thread, you posted in...

you did not start a thread, you posted in somebody else's thread.

plus, you said that you hated pod people and that if you saw anyone with earbuds on, you's put them in a ditch. you got called...
Forum: General Discussion 04-29-2008, 12:04 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 52,310
Posted By Jim E. Hat
..also the doc Pedal. you guys would love the...

..also the doc Pedal. you guys would love the alleycat race scene.
Forum: General Discussion 04-29-2008, 09:42 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 52,310
Posted By Jim E. Hat
The Flying Scotsman is pretty awsome... as is the...

The Flying Scotsman is pretty awsome... as is the doc The Six Day Racers
Forum: General Discussion 04-24-2008, 03:20 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,423
Posted By Jim E. Hat
i'd like to add that doping has been done without...

i'd like to add that doping has been done without drugs for quite some time now. for me, it was all about Tyler getting busted... that's when the real truth came out... Homologous and Autologous...
Forum: General Discussion 03-21-2008, 02:49 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 8,184
Posted By Jim E. Hat
so to recap... OP says she gets freaked when...

so to recap...

OP says she gets freaked when people pass her without an audible warning. She says if you get audible on her, she will move over for you, besides it's the law.

various...
Forum: General Discussion 03-18-2008, 11:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,765
Posted By Jim E. Hat
To answer your question, It was ok for the...

To answer your question,

It was ok for the guy to be on the sidewalk because he was out of the no-sidewalk zone.

He's also a high strung bike commuter with a poor disposition towards cars. any...
Forum: General Discussion 03-18-2008, 11:13 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,513
Posted By Jim E. Hat
i appreciate your mindset. It's really up to the...

i appreciate your mindset. It's really up to the cops to enforce your behavior, not us...

that being said, your repeated misspelling of through makes you sound like a total idiot.
Forum: General Discussion 03-12-2008, 10:17 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,513
Posted By Jim E. Hat
I always assumed they picked intersections like...

I always assumed they picked intersections like that because they were easier and safer to patrol. I'd think it would be unsafe to try and pull over bikers in busy intersections, as it may create...
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