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Old 02-06-2013, 05:21 PM   #646
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Thanks

Thank you all who have send me the kind words. I am adjusting to the no bacon as best I can Right now the no smoking is what is killing me, I wonder if I can eat the smokes instead

Anyway I am thinking maybe a Cochran loop for Sat 2/16 if anyone is intreated. If something else sounds better please chime in.


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Old 02-07-2013, 05:28 PM   #647
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Nice vid. Looks like a good day on the trail. Gotta' dig that XR350.
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Old 02-07-2013, 05:58 PM   #648
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Paul,

Don't worry, I am sure 30 day will fly by. Heck maybe Mike will be ready for a ride by then. As for myself I am just looking forward to getting it over with and see the benifits.

I will post tomorrow when I get back home and will give you a shout.

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Old 02-08-2013, 09:05 AM   #649
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Well ?

It's almost noon & I'm wating to hear the results of Bill's "wiring project" Lets hear the outcome soon OK
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Old 02-09-2013, 01:22 PM   #650
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Back Home

All,

I just got back home and am going to take it easy until tomorrow.


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Old 02-09-2013, 02:33 PM   #651
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All,

I just got back home and am going to take it easy until tomorrow.


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Old 02-09-2013, 03:42 PM   #652
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Old 02-09-2013, 04:41 PM   #653
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Before and After

Here is before





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Old 02-09-2013, 04:47 PM   #654
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All,

I just got back home and am going to take it easy until tomorrow.


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Here's wishing you a quick recovery!
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Old 02-10-2013, 07:39 AM   #655
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Wishing both you guys a speedy recovery and get back on the dirt soon.
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Old 02-10-2013, 08:15 AM   #656
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Daaaaaammmmmmmmmmmmmnnnnnnnnnnnnn!!!!!!

OK guys this "OVER THE HILL GANG" shit got to stop , As we all know we got places to go, people to see, things to do.

I still want to see whats over the next mountain or around the next curve.I suggest that we form a "mutual appreciation group" ,

pack up our meds, batteries, jumper cables & what ever else it takes to keep us ticking & go for a nice long ride

What say you ?
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Old 02-10-2013, 08:33 AM   #657
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Jeff,

Agreed,

Who is up for a nice and easy Cochran ride Saturday? I am thinking after Cochran we can continue to Highway 177 then up to Superior for lunch. Lets say meet at the Queen Creek Cafe at 9:00
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Old 02-10-2013, 12:47 PM   #658
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Old 02-11-2013, 09:34 PM   #659
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I sat here this evening thinking about some of the events that have transpired recently. I am pretty unhappy with many things around me. When my family moved here from Chicago in 1977 we had never owned our own house. I had always had breathing problems and my Dad back problems so AZ solved all three of these issues. No snow in the valley, a new house was $30k at the time (Chicago suburbs were $150k), and the air quality was awesome here. As a side benefit there was all of this wide open space and untarnished land. There were places to go and things to see that were cheap or free to do everywhere. There were ghost town all over, mines, and just all sorts of remnants of what once was that were just left in pristine condition. I joined the Army and lived in Europe for several years. I met my wife and told her all about Arizona. She was scared but excited to come here. I brought her and my 2 year old son here to a place that had drastically changed since I had left. As time marches forward I regret that move more and more. All of the great places have been damaged or even destroyed. The open places are being closed daily. Heck we had more entertainment when the valley had 1/10 of its population. We had Legend City, Compton terrace, Beeline then Firebird (Closing very soon BTW), we could go to the salt river and actually ride around the rec areas.I know I am ranting but there are so many more things it is crazy. WTF is going on? Why do they have to try to make this California? The gangs, the crappy fees for everything, the business attitude that if we can't make millions close it. Then on top of all that you can't buy jack in this place. Walk into a store and try to buy something you want. Good luck. "We can order that." is the standard answer. So we send all of our money somewhere else because we can't buy what we want here.
So, what can we do about it? I have been asking this question for a long time. Do you guys actually like it like this? or what can we do about it?
Let's get breakfast Friday,Saturday or Sunday . Pre dinner hour would work too . Like to discuss your comments.
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Ok!

That's a good thing methinks, huh Paul ?
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