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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 06:00 AM
Replies: 365
Views: 22,726
Posted By TheProphet
Question I think we are wrongly assuming that asshats own...

I think we are wrongly assuming that asshats own computers, and have the ability to find, join and participate in motorcycle discussion forums.

We are also assuming that an asshat would...
Forum: Face plant Yesterday, 05:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 637
Posted By TheProphet
An excellent lesson in keeping your eyes on the...

An excellent lesson in keeping your eyes on the road... not the scenery. This type of crash happens more often than we know on scenic highways/byways. The Blue Ridge Parkway has these types of...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 05:42 AM
Replies: 365
Views: 22,726
Posted By TheProphet
Thumbs down Agreed. The last thing we need is more...

Agreed. The last thing we need is more restrictive legislation written by non-riders, based upon a minority's feeling of being "wronged".

Blame parents, school systems, the media and general...
Forum: Hacks Yesterday, 05:07 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,025
Posted By TheProphet
Thumbs down Unfortunately, more than a few insecure folks...

Unfortunately, more than a few insecure folks believe that if they bring down everything around them, then they will rise up by default.

This thread:...
Forum: Old's Cool 05-03-2015, 06:34 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 20,518
Posted By TheProphet
I enjoy these old cut-away views. Beautiful. ...

I enjoy these old cut-away views. Beautiful.

http://astraone.com/wp-content/uploads/harley-knucklehead-great-knucklehead-picture-page-2-speedzilla-motorcycle-message-12621-900x1013.jpg...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-03-2015, 06:24 AM
Replies: 37,726
Views: 9,956,548
Posted By TheProphet
Laugh Wait.... what?:eek1

Wait.... what?:eek1
Forum: Old's Cool 05-03-2015, 06:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 619
Posted By TheProphet
Thumb Rest in Peace Geoff. I'll have a pint - or...

Rest in Peace Geoff.

I'll have a pint - or two - in your honor tonight.

http://www.autosport.com/news/report.php/id/118750

Great guy. Go to "YouTube" and search for Geoff Duke. Pour a...
Forum: Hacks 05-03-2015, 04:51 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,025
Posted By TheProphet
See here: ...

See here:

http://www.duhaime.org/LegalDictionary/M/Motorcycle.aspx

It appears that three wheels is the current limit.

We've come a long ways since a "motorized bicycle"!:D

This quad...
Forum: Road warriors 05-01-2015, 04:54 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 12,904
Posted By TheProphet
Question Why so obtuse? :dunno

Why so obtuse? :dunno
Forum: Road warriors 05-01-2015, 03:28 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 12,904
Posted By TheProphet
Question Please post a link to this article, thanks.:D

Please post a link to this article, thanks.:D
Forum: Road warriors 04-30-2015, 05:22 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 12,904
Posted By TheProphet
Note that this article is the "First Person...

Note that this article is the "First Person Opinion" of a Michael Gougis, the author. It is opinion and speculation, not pure fact.

It begs a few questions though:

1.) If Honda actually did...
Forum: Hacks 04-27-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,025
Posted By TheProphet
Thumb Looks to be an elderly Gent, and the wheel...

Looks to be an elderly Gent, and the wheel arrangement gives him a few more years of... "riding". The thumbs up may signify that he's enjoying himself.

I'm no expert, but I believe ALL of us will...
Forum: Hacks 04-27-2015, 06:32 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,025
Posted By TheProphet
Thumbs down Maybe the owner has a physical impairment, yet...

Maybe the owner has a physical impairment, yet loves the fresh air, and exhilarating feeling of two-wheeled riding. But he cannot.

This thread - unless it's a good natured ribbing - sounds kind...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-26-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 1,385
Views: 71,371
Posted By TheProphet
Laugh Boat Bashing!!!!:lol3

Boat Bashing!!!!:lol3
Forum: Road warriors 04-21-2015, 03:37 AM
Replies: 2,614
Views: 314,401
Posted By TheProphet
Laugh Say... are you a motorcycle magazine review...

Say... are you a motorcycle magazine review writer by any chance?:lol3
Forum: Road warriors 04-21-2015, 03:34 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 12,904
Posted By TheProphet
Laugh Your highly intellectual, and deeply insightful...

Your highly intellectual, and deeply insightful contributions to the Forum are always well appreciated. :lol3
Forum: Road warriors 04-20-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 2,614
Views: 314,401
Posted By TheProphet
Talking I think the first thing to understand when...

I think the first thing to understand when reading any review is that it is a written opinion of a particular bike from the perspective of the Author of the review, based upon whatever he might...
Forum: Road warriors 04-20-2015, 06:55 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 12,904
Posted By TheProphet
Laugh <?xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns =...

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Exactly, and a few +1's. And unless I've missed something, I've yet to read a statement by Erik that...
Forum: Road warriors 04-19-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 12,904
Posted By TheProphet
Cool2 I also think that in the cases of Polaris Indian,...

I also think that in the cases of Polaris Indian, and Triumph, they were both able to offer a bike at a reasonable price range that a good chunk of the bike buying public might afford. Either through...
Forum: Road warriors 04-19-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 2,614
Views: 314,401
Posted By TheProphet
People also need to realize that many of these...

People also need to realize that many of these poorly executed magazine reviews are nothing more than the particular authors opinion. The credentials and background of those authors, as well as their...
Forum: Road warriors 04-19-2015, 08:18 AM
Replies: 2,614
Views: 314,401
Posted By TheProphet
Talking Wow... an actual review from an actual owner, and...

Wow... an actual review from an actual owner, and one who has actually ridden on one.

Thank you.

Sounds like a nice bike, hope you have great times with it!:D
Forum: Road warriors 04-19-2015, 06:22 AM
Replies: 2,614
Views: 314,401
Posted By TheProphet
Question If you think they have "gone downhill", why post...

If you think they have "gone downhill", why post a quote from them?:huh
Forum: Road warriors 04-19-2015, 03:52 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 12,904
Posted By TheProphet
Question How so? Excellent products DO sell...

How so?

Excellent products DO sell themsleves:

http://www.schoolforstartups.co.uk/the-science-of-making-products-and-services-that-sell-themselves/

Good products in a sense sell themselves....
Forum: Road warriors 04-18-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 12,904
Posted By TheProphet
Isn't this scenario exactly the same as was...

Isn't this scenario exactly the same as was attempted first with Harley Davidson (didn't work), and then with Hero (didn't work).

Excellent products sell themselves. No "excellent" product has...
Forum: Road warriors 04-17-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 12,904
Posted By TheProphet
I hear ya'. In the end, it's just something...

I hear ya'.

In the end, it's just something to talk about, and come up with all sorts of answers after the fact.

Hindsight is always 20/20!:lol3

I think the quote below from our old...
Forum: Racing 04-17-2015, 07:29 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,373
Posted By TheProphet
+2

+2
Forum: Racing 04-17-2015, 06:03 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,373
Posted By TheProphet
Laugh Here's my pic: ...

Here's my pic:

http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/TheMostInterestingManInTheWorld_1426.jpg...
Forum: Racing 04-17-2015, 05:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,373
Posted By TheProphet
Pics, and documentation, or it never happened....

Pics, and documentation, or it never happened. :*sip*
Forum: Road warriors 04-17-2015, 05:46 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 12,904
Posted By TheProphet
Laugh Like you... right? :lol3

Like you... right? :lol3
Forum: Racing 04-17-2015, 04:45 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,373
Posted By TheProphet
Laugh I'm aware of that... now :eek1. I posted on it...

I'm aware of that... now :eek1. I posted on it earlier this morning.

Just what we need on this Forum, a couple more little twunts to constantly point out where others have erred. Real riders...
Forum: Racing 04-17-2015, 04:38 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,373
Posted By TheProphet
Laugh I can't help but notice that neither of you two...

I can't help but notice that neither of you two own a Buell.

Are you good riders... or good spellers?:poser:csm

One doesn't necessarily compliment the other... :y0!
Forum: Road warriors 04-17-2015, 03:27 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 12,904
Posted By TheProphet
Cry How on earth could you possibly attempt to blame...

How on earth could you possibly attempt to blame this on Harley Davidson???:lol3

http://www.motorcyclistonline.com/erik-buell-racing-closes-doors-news?src=SOC&dom=fb

I'd say that Eric is an...
Forum: Racing 04-17-2015, 03:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,373
Posted By TheProphet
Cry EBR (ERiK Buell Racing) Shuts Down Operations

Alas, once again the Buell business fails.

I like Eric, but my guess is that he's a much, much better designer/builder/mechanic than he is a businessman. Either that, or it's just pure bad luck....
Forum: The Garage 04-16-2015, 08:10 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 10,335
Posted By TheProphet
Thumb Stihl FS38

I tried many different brands through the years, and have settled on a Stihl FS38. Best one I've had thus far. Use the 2 cycle oil they sell, and she'll run every time.

I have a 1.5 acre lot, and...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-16-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,676
Posted By TheProphet
Question Whoa! I was on the southbound lane of I-17...

Whoa!

I was on the southbound lane of I-17 near Black Canyon City just the other day, and lost my snot rag. From your description, sounds like you found it and picked it up. I never wear a...
Forum: Old's Cool 04-14-2015, 06:51 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,613
Posted By TheProphet
Talking can a 40 year old bike be a daily ride.

can a 40 year old bike be a daily ride.

More like: can a 40 year old Norton Commando be a daily ride?

And in my opinion, the answer is yes.... "if".


You go through the entire bike and...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-12-2015, 09:30 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,484
Posted By TheProphet
Eek Never try to rub bug guts off of your face shield...

Never try to rub bug guts off of your face shield while riding.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-12-2015, 06:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,553
Posted By TheProphet
Thumbs down Interesting read: ...

Interesting read:

http://www.wsp.wa.gov/traveler/roadrage.htm

It's - no pun intended - a two way street. The opening "Introduction" paragraph or two summarize a lot. The bullet points list some...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-12-2015, 03:44 AM
Replies: 1,385
Views: 71,371
Posted By TheProphet
Talking What are Harley riders doing?

"What are Harley riders doing?"

Changed the oil and filter yesterday morning. Over a four day Easter weekend (I added Monday as a Vacation Day), we put over 900 miles on the bike. Yes I should...
Forum: Road warriors 04-12-2015, 03:22 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 8,786
Posted By TheProphet
I guess I missed the part, or the solid data that...

I guess I missed the part, or the solid data that was shown, where this was proven out? :huh

I believe ALL second hand bikes had lowered in value somewhat when the economy tanked in 08,09, 10...
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