Monthly Archives: August 2009

Spending too long with cameras

Walking into town yesterday I saw a bus with an advert on the back saying “1.4 = 2.0”, my only thought was “no it isn’t, 1.4 is a whole stop faster than 2.0”. I think I need to get out … Continue reading

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No more 69ers

Trek have put the 2010 bikes up on their website and as expected the 69ers look to have been dropped from the range. At least I’ve got my two already, all I need now is to find a Top Fuel … Continue reading

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Waltz with Bashir

A break from our top 250 list tonight, instead we have a film which sounds like it’s either about journalist or a doctor. I’m not sure which it is yet.

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All Around My Hat

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#235 – Lola Rennt

Three times the fun. 42/250

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#63 – Bridge on the River Kwai

This comes complete with tourist anecdotes from Al and Dan. 41/250

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Fairport’s Cropredy Convention 2009 – Cropredy

This year we did the full three-days at Cropredy, heading up on the Thursday morning for the 4pm start. The weather was a lot better this year, sunny on Thursday and Saturday, and overcast on the Friday. Due to this … Continue reading

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The Taking of Pelham 123 (2009)

Adequate.

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Sealed Knot

The Sealed Knot were down at Weston Super Mare for a weekend of drinking beer, and the occasional re-enactment. Originally I was going to get a temporary membership for the weekend, but a few people dropped out so we settled … Continue reading

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Sunny, with a hint of mud

Out on the 69er 3×9 again today, a minor tweak of the bar height part way round made things feel a lot better. I really ought to change the forks over to 100mm travel at some point in the future. … Continue reading

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