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. Now, On with the show...
You needn't appologize,
Don't be afraid! We all started somewhere. I myself still concider myself a Newbie... I may have joined in 2006, but I only got active after I was run into the back of a minivan in August 07... So, I'm still figuring out things.
Rather than post a title:
Just ask the question. It helps us track down related threads for you, and those who come after you. ie:
"Images... How do I post em?"
So, Welcome aboard! Get busy writing... We want to know what we can do to help you make Oregon (and Southern Washington) the Best Place on Earth to Ride Your Bike!
All The Best!
ps I stole the smilies from http://forums.mtbr.com