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01-12-2018, 13:35   #1906
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i think i may have posted about this before, but i'm always bemused by this cycle lane nearby (on griffith avenue extension), which has been recently repainted. why did they even bother? the bin in the line of the cycle path, and then to put a sli na slainte sign in what is already a pinch point of sorts.

especially when the road is so wide for one which actually doesn't carry enough traffic to justify two lanes in each direction.

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01-12-2018, 14:46   #1907
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Im on that road very often going towards Cremore/Glasilawn etc. 2 lanes, and both nice and wide, but still there always seems to be at least one car right behind you when on the bike for whatever reason.
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01-12-2018, 16:48   #1908
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It's not like the users taking them from stations in high demand are doing it just to be inconvenient, there should just be bigger stations/a few more of the trucks reallocating bikes.

no but point would be that their is a luxury tax, so lesser used routes or off peak use are currently very cheap, and rush hour use covers a small cost of moving bikes
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01-12-2018, 18:20   #1909
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sli na slainte
Sli na slanty more like it I wonder what knocked the pole.
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01-12-2018, 19:24   #1910
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Gene Hackman got an e-bike too, at 88:
https://www.bicycling.com/news/a2004...electric-bike/
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01-12-2018, 22:36   #1911
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He should have got a Trek Lexa Luthor
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01-12-2018, 22:48   #1912
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If the bike ever develops an annoying squeak, I can't see it ending well.

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02-12-2018, 00:16   #1913
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Gene Hackman got an e-bike too, at 88:
https://www.bicycling.com/news/a2004...electric-bike/
Every time I hear the name Gene Hackman, I automatically think of Karl Malden and 'The Streets of San Francisco'. I don't know why. It just seems to be embedded in my brain
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03-12-2018, 11:24   #1914
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Im on that road very often going towards Cremore/Glasilawn etc. 2 lanes, and both nice and wide, but still there always seems to be at least one car right behind you when on the bike for whatever reason.
The lane closest to the kerb often has parked cars in it, school football or just lazy, so most people just stick to the outside lane. If you get stuck behind a parked car you could be there awhile some mornings/evenings.
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05-12-2018, 09:29   #1915
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Is there a scarier car sticker than one that depicts an irate woman blasting the horn with the caption: "Psycho Mum's Taxi"?
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Is there a scarier car sticker than one that depicts an irate woman blasting the horn with the caption: "Psycho Mum's Taxi"?
There's someone that picks up junior infants at a local kids school. The sticker in the back window is "Fake Taxi" in the same font and style of certain adult entertainment videos. If you don't know it, don't google it if there's anyone around. WTF is wrong with some people.
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05-12-2018, 14:13   #1917
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There's someone that picks up junior infants at a local kids school. The sticker in the back window is "Fake Taxi" in the same font and style of certain adult entertainment videos. If you don't know it, don't google it if there's anyone around. WTF is wrong with some people.
On that note, there's also a place on Fitzwilliam Square called 'The Casting Couch'

EDIT: Do not google this in public/work etc

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Not quite as X-rated but I did see a break-down vehicle recently from a company called Camel Tow...
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05-12-2018, 21:33   #1919
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Not quite as X-rated but I did see a break-down vehicle recently from a company called Camel Tow...
I'm local and he drives like a complete maniac.
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08-12-2018, 15:08   #1920
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Sounds about right...

https://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-...23912?mode=amp
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