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Decisions, decisions ….

Decisions, decisions ….

I was supposed to go visit my family up in Syracuse, NY this weekend. I was going to ride Raider up there and then putter around with my stepfather. I quickly encountered two monkey wrenches. 1) The bike my dad owned does not have a state inspection. Neither does Raider, but he won’t ride without […]

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Long trip, great trip

Long trip, great trip

My stepfather Professor Sparx and I went on our motorcycle trip to Fort Ticonderoga today. Remember how it was supposed to be 70s and sunny? Sheah, right. At the very most it was in the 60s and overcast all day. I expected to shed my fleece vest by noon, but I kept it on all […]

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Next up, Fort Ticonderoga
By September 27, 20061 Comments Read More →

Next up, Fort Ticonderoga

I made it to Syracuse without incident or serious soreness in about eight and a half hours, not including the four small stops I made along the way. I had an hour and a half lunch/coffee break with Configuratrix, which was very pleasant. I had Thai food, and I was concerned that the choice would […]

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Road Warrior
By September 26, 20061 Comments Read More →

Road Warrior

I’m heading out on my motorcycle to see my folks in New York state today. I’ll be around ten hours on the road today, and who knows how long with my stepfather once I arrive. I should be back either Thursday or Friday, depending on a variety of factors, including the weather and how much […]