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Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-27-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 23,522
Views: 860,334
Posted By steve68steve
I'm in Northampton, and can confirm it's also...

I'm in Northampton, and can confirm it's also spiraling towards shit-holedom.

West of 476 is pretty farmy - that's a pretty area. Right where a rich person with horses would be.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-24-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 623
Posted By steve68steve
bump. Someone, please, make my vacation...

bump.

Someone, please, make my vacation happen... Well, 7 someones.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-22-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 623
Posted By steve68steve
I am VERY interested. I've spent the last...

I am VERY interested.

I've spent the last few days looking at renting a bike to explore the four corners area. For more than a few days, renting gets more expensive than shipping your own bike.
...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-20-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,546
Posted By steve68steve
None. Why do you ask? Or rather, what don't I...

None. Why do you ask? Or rather, what don't I know that I should?

Right now I'm researching to narrow down a few places that tick most of the boxes, then we'll go visit them. We will fall in...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-20-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,546
Posted By steve68steve
My resume is heavy on quality manager or quality...

My resume is heavy on quality manager or quality engineer in manufacturing. I'm not married to quality, tho, and I have a weird range of skills.

My wife can telecommute with her current employer...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-18-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,546
Posted By steve68steve
Oldoval, thanks for the reply! It's great to get...

Oldoval, thanks for the reply! It's great to get a perspective from someone who's there. As I read what you wrote it all made perfect sense... and I think it's about what I expected and I'm OK with...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-17-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,546
Posted By steve68steve
WOW!! Thanks!! My wife is little concerned...

WOW!! Thanks!!

My wife is little concerned that we'd feel like 'outsiders' in UT. Maybe they are all doing their thing together and we're not part of any of it so we're totally alone. We...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-17-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,546
Posted By steve68steve
Wow... (sigh)... one more try...

OK, I think some or you may not know the definition of "culture shock".
It's the disorientation you feel when you move to a different place because nothing's familiar and you don't know the local...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-16-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,546
Posted By steve68steve
It sounds like you're saying "Utah is a great...

It sounds like you're saying "Utah is a great place to visit, but I wouldn't want to live there." Is it easy to explain why not? It looks great on paper - what am I missing?

St George and Reno...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-16-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,546
Posted By steve68steve
Thanks again for the further replies and links. ...

Thanks again for the further replies and links. Will be doing lots more research.
Lots of CO folks in here, it seems. A friend at work moved FROM CO to PA. He's half Ute - massively into guns,...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-16-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,546
Posted By steve68steve
Clarification

Thanks for replies so far.

Clarification: It looks like many are taking my "culture shock" thing differently than intended. Sorry if I offended anyone.

I am friend to anyone who is not an...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-16-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,546
Posted By steve68steve
Lure a Flugistanian into your web!!

I've lived my whole life in Pennsylvania. We are ready for a change - both wife and I want to move someplace 'better.' The 'perfect' place doesn't exist:

1. Good weather - low humidity, warm...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 12-26-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 1,100
Views: 87,007
Posted By steve68steve
Lol @ that video. I don't know if I qualify as a...

Lol @ that video. I don't know if I qualify as a dog psychiatrist, but I operated a cage-free kennel and dog daycare for 7 years. I've worked with thousands of dogs.

"ANYONE who tells you why a...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 12-01-2013, 07:53 AM
Replies: 11,660
Views: 877,685
Posted By steve68steve
LOL!!! Best re-tagged drop ever!! I...

LOL!!! Best re-tagged drop ever!!

I should close the loop and go grab it, but lots of work to do today.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-30-2013, 06:50 AM
Replies: 11,660
Views: 877,685
Posted By steve68steve
Lol - This was my first-ever grab.

Lol - This was my first-ever grab.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-10-2013, 08:35 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 6,757
Posted By steve68steve
Will try to gate-crash the rides, but Jeebus,...

Will try to gate-crash the rides, but Jeebus, 8AM?

I'm only about 10 miles away from camp X and I slept thru it last year, too.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-10-2013, 08:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 921
Posted By steve68steve
I was in Weiser this weekend after a trip to...

I was in Weiser this weekend after a trip to Hermey's/ Cabelas. The gravel road from the sign on rt 61 is usually gated up at the fire tower. Saturday the gate was open so I kept going.

It was...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-26-2013, 04:02 PM
Replies: 386
Views: 15,475
Posted By steve68steve
Another 'thanks for this thread' - I didn't make...

Another 'thanks for this thread' - I didn't make it for sunrise, but I made it.

I passed a line of ADV-type bikes at some diner on 16 somewhere around 9 - 9:30AM, thought it must be some of you,...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-24-2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 386
Views: 15,475
Posted By steve68steve
Ok, I didn't make it. Typing this on phone in...

Ok, I didn't make it. Typing this on phone in tent at "tally ho" campground. 460 miles.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-23-2013, 08:15 PM
Replies: 386
Views: 15,475
Posted By steve68steve
Thanks for the camp ground intel and invite!!! ...

Thanks for the camp ground intel and invite!!!

The bike is all prepped and loaded. The only possible issue is that google says 500 miles, almost 10 hours. That's a long day in the saddle for me...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-22-2013, 06:51 PM
Replies: 386
Views: 15,475
Posted By steve68steve
I'm was planning on heading to Mt. Washington...

I'm was planning on heading to Mt. Washington this weekend and just found this thread!

Can any of you recommend a campground, or is this the type of thing that you need to reserve a site months in...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-18-2013, 09:03 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 5,670
Posted By steve68steve
You are defending fascism. You are denouncing...

You are defending fascism. You are denouncing the 4th Amendment to the USC. Many, many Americans have suffered and died to defeat fascism and secure our liberties. Why are some people so quick to...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-11-2013, 10:13 PM
Replies: 23,522
Views: 860,334
Posted By steve68steve
"Scooters are for men who want to ride...

"Scooters are for men who want to ride motorcycles but prefer to feel the wind on their vaginas."
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-06-2013, 06:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 624
Posted By steve68steve
My experience EXACTLY. I rolled thru a red...

My experience EXACTLY.

I rolled thru a red light in bumper-to-bumper traffic. Tall semi was in front of me, I was across the line before I could see the light. Cop gave me a ticket for running...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-10-2013, 04:23 AM
Replies: 23,522
Views: 860,334
Posted By steve68steve
about the Strom

I changed the gearing on my DL1000 to something odd (I think it was 16/45). I thought it was a big improvement. Stock, I wouldn't get the clutch all the way out in first between stop signs, and...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-02-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 11,660
Views: 877,685
Posted By steve68steve
...or Philadelphia.

...or Philadelphia.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-02-2013, 06:03 PM
Replies: 23,522
Views: 860,334
Posted By steve68steve
....and I owned this bike a year after Mark. I...

....and I owned this bike a year after Mark. I geared it down to make it friendlier around town.

If I remember my research: the 2005 ECM was so bad Suzuki offered a replacement/ recall. The bike...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-05-2013, 05:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 969
Posted By steve68steve
The return trip you're planning is the whole...

The return trip you're planning is the whole length of the "megalopolis" - Boston, NYC, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington, DC. Rt 95 connects these cities in an unbroken straight line, making the...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-03-2013, 04:26 PM
Replies: 23,522
Views: 860,334
Posted By steve68steve
I've never seen an Allentown bike cop, but...

I've never seen an Allentown bike cop, but there's one in Bethlehem we used to call "Ponch". Guy was a douchebag to us one time.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 12-24-2012, 07:12 AM
Replies: 1,100
Views: 87,007
Posted By steve68steve
IME, 'big dogs, big problems' is wrong. It's...

IME, 'big dogs, big problems' is wrong. It's 'small dog, big problems.'

Was a dog trainer/ dog daycare manager for 7 years - the smaller the dog, the more yappy, destructive, bitey, high-strung,...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 12-12-2012, 07:49 PM
Replies: 23,522
Views: 860,334
Posted By steve68steve
Hey Mark - I need to come over and check out your...

Hey Mark - I need to come over and check out your bag now that I have racks. I thinking of bodging something together. Maybe even latches on soft luggage or something.

Half watching classifieds...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 12-12-2012, 07:26 PM
Replies: 23,522
Views: 860,334
Posted By steve68steve
I'm throwing my fav tent - Marmot Alpinist 2 - in...

I'm throwing my fav tent - Marmot Alpinist 2 - in the mix, too, for a couple of reasons:

1. despite the name brand, it's cheap - I got it at Dick's for about $100. People who pay more for...
Forum: Beasts 11-18-2012, 04:26 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 18,481
Posted By steve68steve
Strange design? Pervert nature? Don't those...

Strange design? Pervert nature? Don't those criteria eliminate Strom itself?
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-16-2012, 02:51 PM
Replies: 11,660
Views: 877,685
Posted By steve68steve
Thanks, all: First, I wasn't paying...

Thanks, all:

First, I wasn't paying attention - thought I was in the Eastern BS O RAMA. Didn't mean to drop a big dookie in the tag thread.

Secondly, I got home this afternoon. Wife is doing...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-15-2012, 03:05 PM
Replies: 11,660
Views: 877,685
Posted By steve68steve
A few weeks ago, my wife wound up in the ER for...

A few weeks ago, my wife wound up in the ER for abdominal pain - they discovered a 500cc mass on one of her ovaries. Week after that she had OVA-1 cancer screen come back positive. Ovarian cancer...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-12-2012, 06:32 PM
Replies: 11,660
Views: 877,685
Posted By steve68steve
Google maps can't find "Gonna reach out and grab...

Google maps can't find "Gonna reach out and grab ya, PA."

Anyone who wants to keep the map ought to PM Skyclad. Wiggus went AWOL, and due to big life changes looming I won't be able to do it,...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-03-2012, 04:27 PM
Replies: 11,660
Views: 877,685
Posted By steve68steve
....and still no info on the Bear Valley grab...

....and still no info on the Bear Valley grab location.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-14-2012, 11:41 AM
Replies: 11,660
Views: 877,685
Posted By steve68steve
Wow, a dude in Colorado missing the riding in PA?...

Wow, a dude in Colorado missing the riding in PA? I've fantasized about moving from PA to Colorado for the riding out THERE.
What am I missing? Aren't you in "weekend trip" striking distance of...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-30-2012, 09:04 AM
Replies: 218
Views: 12,397
Posted By steve68steve
Huh, Mark chatting up some random woman. Where...

Huh, Mark chatting up some random woman. Where have I seen that before?

Oh, yeah, it was ... everywhere Mark goes....
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-28-2012, 03:12 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 12,397
Posted By steve68steve
WTF, I'm heading out.

WTF, I'm heading out.
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