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    "Marchioness" would be the title, and "Lady" the...

    "Marchioness" would be the title, and "Lady" the style of address in speech. :)
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    I'd pay to not have my fence look like that

    I'd pay to not have my fence look like that
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    I think you're confusing "hipster" and "hippie";...

    I think you're confusing "hipster" and "hippie"; hipster is a marketing term, not a way of life. So, the first one.
  4. Accuracy is just as important as precision. :D

    Accuracy is just as important as precision. :D
  5. I love photoshop. ...

    I love photoshop.

    https://scontent-a-iad.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpa1/t31.0-8/10841783_10152923012341407_5911701124700951181_o.jpg
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    There's really no point in going to the...

    There's really no point in going to the trouble--you can't fit 100k commuters onto a couple thousand bikes, even in a bad comedy sketch. The effort involved in setting something like that up would...
  7. "The agency says the water receded faster than...

    "The agency says the water receded faster than expected"

    So, like, where did the water go?
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    probably not that much--there isn't all that much...

    probably not that much--there isn't all that much spare capacity in the system
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    I saw the report of water above the rails and...

    I saw the report of water above the rails and immediately thought, "those metro-riding folks are screwed this morning".
  10. Thread: Strava noob

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    Even without periodic recalibration, the...

    Even without periodic recalibration, the barometric reading is probably going to be more useful to determine cumulative elevation gain; even if the absolute reading is wrong, there's less jitter....
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    days like this are why you have more than one...

    days like this are why you have more than one bike. bikeshare would maybe be helpful if you're one of the first of the 10k people with that idea.
  12. That's a trolley [emoji1]

    That's a trolley [emoji1]
  13. 1) this is why I roll my eyes at people who say...

    1) this is why I roll my eyes at people who say it's dangerous for cyclists & pedestrians to be in the street

    2) this doesn't happen with streetcars
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    ...so long as said gatekeeper doesn't notice that...

    ...so long as said gatekeeper doesn't notice that it's annotated as "informal".
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    Housework and running...this thread has really...

    Housework and running...this thread has really gone off the rails and taken a turn toward the terrifying. [emoji47]
  16. Thread: Strava noob

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    GPS elevation data is generally pretty bad on...

    GPS elevation data is generally pretty bad on consumer units (much worse than latitude/longitude) and suffers from significant jitter. In general the barometric data will be better, especially on a...
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    I can't get past how cold my feet were while...

    I can't get past how cold my feet were while actually wearing shoes. :)
  18. odd obstacle on FFX Co Pkwy trail at Horsepen Run

    There was a construction stake (2? inches square) lying horizontally across the bridge over horsepen run (the one at the bottom of the very steep hill between West Ox & Franklin Farm) late this...
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    You: guy running barefoot on the W&OD this...

    You: guy running barefoot on the W&OD this afternoon

    Me: the guy with cold feet

    Not sure whether to say "WTF" or "run on, dear hobbit!"
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    recumbents have gears, big wheels are starter...

    recumbents have gears, big wheels are starter pennyfarthings
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    Stop with all the talk about gears. Big...

    Stop with all the talk about gears.

    Big wheels are real!
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    Or, maybe a sign with the words "warning" or...

    Or, maybe a sign with the words "warning" or "danger"?
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    Yeah, people are hard. My advice is to not get...

    Yeah, people are hard. My advice is to not get upset when people who aren't harming anyone don't behave the way you expect them to.
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    On a fairly busy trail I think it's reasonable to...

    On a fairly busy trail I think it's reasonable to assume that if someone is working on their bike they are ok. If they need help, it would be pretty easy for them to wave and ask. (And if they're...
  25. Thread: Clipless Pedals

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    If it's any consolation, it's the bee that had...

    If it's any consolation, it's the bee that had the crappier day in the end.
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