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    Quote Originally Posted by fokof View Post
    Saw that in London a couple of weeks ago

    Don't know what to think ..... sad EX bikes ....sad EX owners.
    My guess would be, people who park their bike there often and donít want to carry the awkward lock around?

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    Quote Originally Posted by slowpoker View Post
    My guess would be, people who park their bike there often and donít want to carry the awkward lock around?
    Bingo, first thing I thought. Itís a pretty common thing in large cities.
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    I passionately remove rocks and corners and other stuff I find too hard to ride.

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    Chained to the newspaper rack. Stole the axle too!

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    some weird crazed desert dweller.

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    Quote Originally Posted by EugeneTheJeep View Post
    Chained to the newspaper rack. Stole the axle too!

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    Just saw one of those today, too!
    Iíd call it a sad wheel.


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    I think he was just sleeping ... and not ded

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    Saw this and thought of you guys...



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    Sad and unusual bikes (spotted on the weekend)

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    Quote Originally Posted by cyclelicious View Post
    Sad and unusual bikes (spotted on the weekend)


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    Surprising that no one stole the custom saddle!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by MozFat View Post
    Surprising that no one stole the custom saddle!!
    Woulda been more tempting if it had been blinged up with marine-grade 3/4" plywood.

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    Bike got run over! Luckily the cyclist was ok

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    Quote Originally Posted by cyclelicious View Post
    Sad and unusual bikes (spotted on the weekend)

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    Shadow on this pic is bizarre!


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    A bad day of cycling is better than a good day at work

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    A small fishing harbor in Northumberland. At first glance, they don't look too bad but if you look at the stanchions of the bike on the ground you'll see that all of the working parts of the bikes are rusted solid. These bikes will never work again.

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    On the side of a converted barn in Seahouses, Northumberland. Just...why?

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    Bike down! At least the owner cared enough to lock up his bike!

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    This bike owner locked his bike too, but different outcome

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    Quote Originally Posted by cyclelicious View Post
    #1] Numerous people watched him do this yet zero of them had the balls to body slam his ass off the bike.

    #2] Why would they blur out the crooks face? He might get caught if they show it.
    Quote Originally Posted by mileslong View Post
    I passionately remove rocks and corners and other stuff I find too hard to ride.

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    Those bikes are locked by flimsy locks. If he could cut with simple wire cutter, these owners are careless.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DIRTJUNKIE View Post
    #1] Numerous people watched him do this yet zero of them had the balls to body slam his ass off the bike...
    This is what is truly sad.

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    seen today in Lublijana (sp?), Slovenia

    always mad and usually drunk......

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    Ljubljana

    Its been sitting there for quite a while now

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    Quote Originally Posted by cmg71 View Post
    seen today in Lublijana (sp?), Slovenia
    Hey cmg Are you vacationing in Ljubljana?

    davidparadiz! That's awesome... your first post!

    I always wanted to visit Slovenia
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    Quote Originally Posted by davidparadiz View Post
    Ljubljana
    Hvala, like your capital city, is also hard to pronounce, although the kids can do it quite well


    Quote Originally Posted by cyclelicious View Post
    Hey cmg Are you vacationing in Ljubljana?

    davidparadiz! That's awesome... your first post!

    I always wanted to visit Slovenia

    in Slovenia yes, we were just in Ljubljana for yesterday, but we have alrady changed our plans and will spend another day there later this week.
    Great little city, and not flooded by tourists (although the locals may disagree)
    always mad and usually drunk......

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    two from Ljubljana today

    always mad and usually drunk......

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    Lot's of sad bikes in Ljubljana

    Here's a couple more from yesterday in Toronto.


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    The bike in the background, behind the street toilet ...was left unattended and unlocked. Incredible that it hadn't been stolen in the 2 minutes we spent in this area


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    Found this sad bike abandoned in the woods...


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    ^ Wow, not only in China now. Sad indeed.
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    Sad bike + man skirt = last weekend

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    ^^^ Man skirt, or towel? Did he just get out of the hot tub and decide to go down town?
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    Quote Originally Posted by chuckha62 View Post
    ^^^ Man skirt, or towel? Did he just get out of the hot tub and decide to go down town?
    I donít know but heís not very happy with the photographer.
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    I passionately remove rocks and corners and other stuff I find too hard to ride.

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    Kind of an odd, cool, saddish looking bike I spotted today in the city

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    Quote Originally Posted by DIRTJUNKIE View Post
    I donít know but heís not very happy with the photographer.
    That would be me...
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    Quote Originally Posted by cyclelicious View Post
    Sad bike + man skirt = last weekend
    I think this should get extra brownie points for getting two pathetic creatures in the one picture.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cyclelicious View Post
    Kind of an odd, cool, saddish looking bike I spotted today in the city

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    Topological observation: There's no hole in the frame through which you could secure it. Take the rear wheel off (and maybe the crank) and it would slip its lock...or take the seat post and fork off.

    It looks rather proud, not sad, IMO.
    Do the math.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lone Rager View Post
    There's no hole in the frame through which you could secure it.
    Who would steal it?

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    ^ I didn't consider how it was locked.. the frame design is was stopped me in my tracks. Thanks for your observation!
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    Quote Originally Posted by cyclelicious View Post
    Kind of an odd, cool, saddish looking bike I spotted today in the city

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    That thingís certainly ugly, but looks loved
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    Quote Originally Posted by cyclelicious View Post
    That would be me...
    If looks could kill.
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    I passionately remove rocks and corners and other stuff I find too hard to ride.

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    That saddle looks like a rotten eggplant

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    Quote Originally Posted by cyclelicious View Post
    That saddle looks like a rotten eggplant

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    Quote Originally Posted by cyclelicious View Post
    That saddle looks like a rotten eggplant

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    Perfect after a rainstorm.
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    I passionately remove rocks and corners and other stuff I find too hard to ride.

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    Saw this in Sanibel, Florida. Chain is rusted and seized and the cranks are missing the pedals. I donít know how you could ride it, but there it is in the rack, ready.


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