Month: June 2009

Part II: My Very Last Century, Ever. Until Next Time.

Does anybody want to buy a used Lemond Victoire, 53 cm? That was how I felt in Tipton. I turned and burned back home. Screw this, I thought. But, with the wind at my back, I felt quite a bit better. In fact, by…

My 100 Mile Bike Ride; Or, Who Cares About TOMRV?

TOMRV is a great event. For a great price ($65 or so) you get two days of excellent, friendly sag support for a 2 day 200 mile bike tour. The Tour of the Mississippi River Valley starts in the Quad Cities and heads north to…

Questions about the header picture

Recently, a reader asked what the collage picture was all about. Well, there are five images that I smashed together. Can anyone guess what they are? These images are the keys to my soul. No, not really, but they do indicate some of my…

New Look/New Name

New look and new name, but the same hi-quality oddities and platinum ideas for your reading pleasure. What do you all think? More scraps, less nostalgia.