I'm life-long NY resident, finally decided to get out of the Northeast. Took a great job and will be moving my family to SD in the next month or so. I've only been there a couple of times, my wife has never visited. Guess we're going on faith here. So, ... more »
Added reply in a thread Trolling in the carpool lane 7/31/2014 9:20 PM
I drive the length of Mira Mesa Blvd every day. It's a miracle I'm still alive. After almost 3 years I still haven't figured out CA drivers.
Added reply in a thread Moore's MX573 in Northeastern, Pa NEW OWNERSHIP. 4/20/2014 4:55 PM
That's good news. When I lived in NY I rode MX573 all the time as it was only 15 min away from my work. Got to know Ed pretty well. Met you (Turbo) there, and I paced you over the driveway double one day. I think my avatar is from there on a sloppy day. ... more »
Added reply in a thread Chemtrails... what next. 4/6/2014 9:16 AM
I have friends that are totally into this, and all, conspiracy theories. They get sucked into everything from chemtrails, geo-engineering, 9/11, GMO's, cell phone radiation scares, education systems, politics in general, exercise and fitness crazes, ... more »
Added reply in a thread Post a picture of your Mountain Bikes 2/8/2014 10:29 AM
Added reply in a thread I have begun the assembly of the Bacon Explosion 11/22/2012 12:13 PM
I do them on my grill, top rack, with indirect heat for about 3hrs without smoking. turns out great.
Added reply in a thread Ryan Zaveral 8/15/2012 9:00 PM
nice...I saw lots of Jackson's farm in that vid. One of the things I miss about NY...
Added reply in a thread I feel sorry for you poor bastards living in CA! 8/7/2012 8:12 PM
wow, that's interesting. We just moved to Poway, for the school district of all things. We moved here from NY back in January. I'm actually surprised that property/school taxes are so low in CA. My house in Poway assesses for almost 10X what my house ... more »
Added reply in a thread I give up....... 6/17/2012 9:31 PM
My problem with it is that not only does the time change week to week,, but also which channel you can catch the motos. For example, according to the TV sched on RacerX, Hangtown and Freestone showed 1st motos of both 250/450 on Fuel and 2nd motos of ... more »
Added reply in a thread Really Sad Story... 6/4/2012 7:59 PM
Check out IAVA.org, founded by a good friend I grew up with. Focused on soldiers' welfare both during and after they return, they might have some input or advice and be able to help your friend and/or his wife with support.
Added reply in a thread This is hilarious-Yamaha Three Wheeler early 80's- Promo Video 4/8/2012 8:20 AM
Great video. I grew up on Yamaha 3-wheelers, starting at 4 yrs old on a YT125. Then moved up to a YTM200. So many fond memories of tearing through the woods, riding on frozen lakes and hoping for a snow day so we could ride on the roads. We literally ... more »
Added reply in a thread Legendary Cheapskates 2/26/2012 9:03 AM
I know a wealthy NYC lawyer that maintains an estate in upstate NY. He used to lease a pickup truck to keep on the property for general maintenance, but he hated having to pay full coverage insurance on it. So the next truck he just bought outright with ... more »
Added reply in a thread Good Office Pranks 2/22/2012 6:58 PM
You can use AutoIt to create simple scripts for keyboard and mouse actions and run it in the background. There's a million different things you can torture people with using that scripting program. I made a real simple script that would type 3 f's 'fff' ... more »
Added reply in a thread Offering help to the Privateers Racing San Diego Supercross 2/10/2012 7:40 PM
Very cool deal. Having just moved to San Diego I needed to find a shop I could trust...
Added reply in a thread Very interesting article on manufacturing 1/14/2012 10:14 PM
The last company I worked for brought all manufacturing back to the US. We did a lot of manufacturing in China and software development in India, and they found that the quality suffered so much that it ended up being cheaper to do it all in the US. ... more »
Added reply in a thread 1st ride in CA!! 1/13/2012 9:17 PM
Congrats on the first ride. I just moved to SD last week too. I sold all my bikes in NY, figuring I'll just start new out here. can't wait for that first ride. I'll have to hit you up once I get a bike again so we can ride together. I'm working at Qualcomm ... more »
Added reply in a thread Insane Toll Prices 12/28/2011 9:37 AM
You only have to pay 1 way on the GWB, so you save $13 coming home. Doesn't that make you feel better?
Added reply in a thread Moving from NY to San Diego: Any advice? 11/23/2011 7:24 PM
Thanks for the info. I'm really looking forward to the open riding, the weather and a lot of other things. NY isn't great for riding unless you know landowners or want to drive 4+ hours, so I've been riding the same few tracks for years now. I'm a mechanical ... more »
Added reply in a thread Moving from NY to San Diego: Any advice? 11/23/2011 2:48 PM
I'll be working in Sorrento Valley. So far we've been told Poway is the best place to live with reasonable housing and great schools. Honestly, I can't wait. We suffered through 2 historic floods this year, lost a ton of personal stuff including cars, ... more »
Started new thread Moving from NY to San Diego: Any advice? 11/23/2011 2:33 PM
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Added reply in a thread Corporate 3Q Profits Largest in History 11/24/2010 8:51 AM
The company I work for has set up a bonus program for us that is based on metrics that we'll never be able to achieve. Things like increasing market share by 5 points, reducing cost of product by 10%, etc. Some of these things make sense as a company ... more »