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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 08:00 AM
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Posted By Ernest T
How do you even know shes wearing tassels?

How do you even know shes wearing tassels?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-24-2014, 12:05 PM
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Posted By Ernest T
Their earnings are broken down by division with...

Their earnings are broken down by division with off road and motorcycles separate.

It looks like their motorcycle revenue is driven by Indian sales with sale of Victory motorcycles down slightly....
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-24-2014, 11:55 AM
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Views: 345,762
Posted By Ernest T
Interesting data from MotorcycleUSA.com ...

Interesting data from MotorcycleUSA.com

"Data released by the Motorcycle Industry Council reports year-over-year motorcycle sales through the first quarter of 2014 are virtually unchanged. The...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-24-2014, 11:47 AM
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Posted By Ernest T
I think Victory is trying to stake out its own...

I think Victory is trying to stake out its own identity, but Harleys and metric Harley clones sell.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-24-2014, 06:25 AM
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Posted By Ernest T
I agree with you 100 percent.

I agree with you 100 percent.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-24-2014, 05:16 AM
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Views: 345,762
Posted By Ernest T
You really can't discern the difference? I used...

You really can't discern the difference? I used the term simple minded in response to your post. It's not based on your race or ethnic group, but your interaction with me. You earned it.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-23-2014, 02:28 PM
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Posted By Ernest T
Good deal, thanks

Good deal, thanks
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-23-2014, 01:05 PM
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Views: 3,131
Posted By Ernest T
Good man. We did some back country camping at...

Good man. We did some back country camping at Guadalupe State Park a few years ago. I was so exhausted and short of oxygen by the time we got to the top that I fell over on my back on top of my...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-23-2014, 12:20 PM
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Views: 7,526,162
Posted By Ernest T
Sorry, forgot myself.

Sorry, forgot myself.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-23-2014, 12:03 PM
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Posted By Ernest T
How do you know his jeans aren't Kevlar lined?

How do you know his jeans aren't Kevlar lined?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-23-2014, 11:35 AM
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Posted By Ernest T
Maybe that's a good end for it.

Maybe that's a good end for it.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-23-2014, 11:30 AM
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Posted By Ernest T
I don't really know why to be honest with you....

I don't really know why to be honest with you. Probably no good reason really.

On the Cracker issue, sorry I left that out.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-23-2014, 11:16 AM
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Views: 345,762
Posted By Ernest T
What are you, simple minded? Harley Davidson is...

What are you, simple minded? Harley Davidson is a brand and doesn't refer to a group of people. Jap was a disparaging term used to refer to Japanese people. Not being British I can't speak to Limey...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-23-2014, 11:01 AM
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Posted By Ernest T
I have a Harley and a helmet too. I'm also...

I have a Harley and a helmet too. I'm also Japanese and really dislike the term "Jap". It's up there with other racial slurs so maybe you should find another word to describe your ride.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-23-2014, 10:49 AM
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Views: 7,526,162
Posted By Ernest T
I like it in white, the white seat not so much,...

I like it in white, the white seat not so much, but then I'm not riding it either.
Forum: Ride reports 07-23-2014, 08:36 AM
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Views: 761
Posted By Ernest T
Bill?

Bill?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-23-2014, 05:32 AM
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Views: 532
Posted By Ernest T
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_biker_films

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_biker_films
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-22-2014, 05:24 AM
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Views: 345,762
Posted By Ernest T
Pretty soon the Gold Wing crowd will show up and...

Pretty soon the Gold Wing crowd will show up and say the wing can stick with a sport bike.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-21-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,775
Posted By Ernest T
I hang my helmet on the peg quite often on the...

I hang my helmet on the peg quite often on the Trophy. It's a sport tourer and there is no place to store it securely when I stop. The Gold Wing has an nice flat seat so I use that when I stop on...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 9,174
Posted By Ernest T
All surgeons are doctors, but not all doctors are...

All surgeons are doctors, but not all doctors are surgeons I guess. They must be classifying doctors as general practitioners.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2014, 02:16 PM
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Views: 345,762
Posted By Ernest T
I got rid of the quote and it looks normal again....

I got rid of the quote and it looks normal again. I guess the chart he posted is what screwed up the formatting.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2014, 12:17 PM
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Views: 345,762
Posted By Ernest T
Ah

Ah
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2014, 11:28 AM
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Views: 345,762
Posted By Ernest T
No question Harleys aren't as reliable as the...

No question Harleys aren't as reliable as the Asian brands, but that doesn't make them a
bad value. I don't see Triumph, Moto Guzzi, or Ducati on that list and I know from experience my two...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2014, 10:58 AM
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Views: 345,762
Posted By Ernest T
I have owned two Harley's in the last 10 years...

I have owned two Harley's in the last 10 years and hung out (still do) with a lot of Harley riders. Not a lawyer, doctor or accountant in the
bunch, but that may be skewed by my demographic. I'm...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2014, 09:58 AM
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Views: 345,762
Posted By Ernest T
In 2013, for the first time ever, graduates of 2...

In 2013, for the first time ever, graduates of 2 year college programs earned more than graduates of 4 year programs. Most people that finish
two years at community college and transfer to a 4...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2014, 09:55 AM
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Views: 345,762
Posted By Ernest T
The post about income said median income, not...

The post about income said median income, not average. It's a weird way to quantify income for their demographic.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2014, 09:18 AM
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Views: 345,762
Posted By Ernest T
Non sequitur

Non sequitur
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,226
Posted By Ernest T
It varies, for commuting I'd rather not shift. ...

It varies, for commuting I'd rather not shift. For a Saturday morning ride I'd rather have a manual. The Honda dual clutch is intriguing.

The last three vehicles we've bought had the option...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2014, 08:41 AM
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Views: 345,762
Posted By Ernest T
Yeah they can be expensive at the upper end, but...

Yeah they can be expensive at the upper end, but they sell a lot of bikes for less than $15K. If you actually look at the prices for new Harley's vs a comparable metric model the price difference...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2014, 08:24 AM
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Views: 345,762
Posted By Ernest T
Wasn't meant to be, it was the answer to the...

Wasn't meant to be, it was the answer to the question "I wonder what Honda has as their buyers average income. Or Suzuki" Lighten up Francis.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2014, 07:43 AM
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Views: 345,762
Posted By Ernest T
I'm thinking Honda's average buyer isn't in the...

I'm thinking Honda's average buyer isn't in the upper income bracket since they sell a boat load of small bikes in third world countries.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,386
Posted By Ernest T
I've got a 1983 Honda CB1100F that I've owned...

I've got a 1983 Honda CB1100F that I've owned quite a while. I still put a thousand miles or so a year on it.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,757
Posted By Ernest T
Hmmmm. I think you are going to have traction...

Hmmmm. I think you are going to have traction issues with those tires on the street regardless.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 3,773
Views: 345,762
Posted By Ernest T
Prove it. Post some information to support your...

Prove it. Post some information to support your argument.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-17-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 9,174
Posted By Ernest T
Revenue from tickets isn't black and white. In...

Revenue from tickets isn't black and white. In Texas, it depends entirely on the jurisdiction you are in when you get the ticket and who gives it to you--state, county or local city. For instance,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-16-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 9,174
Posted By Ernest T
From my experience. I've probably been stopped...

From my experience. I've probably been stopped once a year the past ten years for exceeding the speed limit a little (less than 15 over). I've gotten one ticket out of those stops and that guy didn't...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-15-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 9,174
Posted By Ernest T
Its been my experience that most cops have...

Its been my experience that most cops have decided if you are, or are not going to get a ticket before they pull you over. I think most of them aren't going to give you one if you weren't doing...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-14-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,387
Posted By Ernest T
I haven't tried a wheelie on a street bike since...

I haven't tried a wheelie on a street bike since I nearly got castrated by the tail light and license plate on my 1970 SL100.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-14-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,673
Posted By Ernest T
that's not how it works in my house.....

that's not how it works in my house.....
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-14-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,151
Posted By Ernest T
Disjointed comments. The OEM tires on all my...

Disjointed comments.

The OEM tires on all my bikes have had a higher load rating than the bike they were on if the weight load is maxed out.

Most bikes, even the Gold Wing, don't have a lot of...
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