Archive for November, 2005

Podcast Number 4?

Tuesday, November 1st, 2005

No, really.

It’s just me building a bike, but I wanted to do it, so I have. Not a lot you can do about it now, is there?

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Where did November come from?

Tuesday, November 1st, 2005

How the heck did we get to November all of a sudden? It’s still summer out there. O.K. the trees seem to think it’s time for a change of season, but the seasons don’t seem to agree – what have we done to the world?

I was walking the dogs this morning in a T shirt and a pair of shorts, at 07:30 on the 1st of November – in England. How fucked up is that? It should be frosty or icy or snowing, not be sunny and warm. Roll on winter – sometime in July probably.

Singletrack Magazine Awards…

Tuesday, November 1st, 2005

Right, you might know about these, you might not, but the simple thing is that we’ve won best U.K. bike shop for three years running now. How silly is that – we’re plainly not the best bike shop in the U.K., probably not even close, but folks who check out STW seem to keep voting for us. This has to stop – please, please vote for someone else – anyone – I don’t care who, just not us.

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