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    A friend with 50 years of riding experience (he's...

    A friend with 50 years of riding experience (he's in his late 70s) has a stable of bikes, including a Yammy 1000.
    He loves his Ninja 300, which he advises is a huge upgrade from his previous Ninja...
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    Indeed, reports seem to indicate the officer...

    Indeed, reports seem to indicate the officer reacted poorly - incomprehensibly, actually - to arrogant, aggravating, dangerous and illegal riding activity. Tough to pick a preferred side here....
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    Biker's macaw goes missing at Bike Week

    Miami Herald:

    Biker's best bird apparently stolen...note the bike's colors and fender,,,

    ...Mularz was in town for Bike Week in Daytona Beach when the 22-year-old blue and gold bird was taken...
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    Interesting read, Richard. I had no idea. Some...

    Interesting read, Richard.
    I had no idea. Some of the Star bikes were very attractive.

    Friend (who has worked hard the resources to acquire more bikes than I could dream of) has gone from...
  5. As a longtime Keys resident, Key Largo, actually ...

    As a longtime Keys resident, Key Largo, actually
    (who travels to the mainland as infrequently as possible), I cannot offer any defense whatsoever of Florida drivers. However, I'm seeing WAY more...
  6. Florida: We're No. 1! (Yay!)...in MC fatalities (aw, crap)...

    This news release showed up in my inbox today; apologies if it's old news here. Most of the suggestions will be familiar to any BB reader.

    AAA-South sent it out for upcoming Daytona Bike Week;...
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    We have a ton of places selling Rec-90, no...

    We have a ton of places selling Rec-90, no ethanol. We get lots of boats. Boats aren't really made to handle ethanol, I have been told by national boating groups.
    I've put some in the Harley, but...
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    Welcome, Eddie! Let us know how the class goes...

    Welcome, Eddie!
    Let us know how the class goes for you, and especially how the HDs treat you.
    I'd be curious to try one at next HD Demo Day, if they have 'em.
  9. Thread: My new ride

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    Good lookin' HD! I miss my '01 Sporty 883...

    Good lookin' HD!
    I miss my '01 Sporty 883 muchly! (now have '05 Softail Std.).

    True story - Was in the Miami HD dealership when I told me sweetie that I thought the Sporty Customs were probably...
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    Dropping in for the first time in months... So,...

    Dropping in for the first time in months...
    So, Hi. Hope all has been well for everyone.

    Like LoDown's original post, I found there were fewer new posts (especially from new riders) that sparked...
  11. My only query for Skullbussa would be: Does your...

    My only query for Skullbussa would be: Does your state still offer endorsement-testing without a BRC/MSF?
    Mine doesn't.
    No such thing as a Florida motorcycle learner's permit anymore, and no state...
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    Thoughts are with Jo and Bruce's family. Nice...

    Thoughts are with Jo and Bruce's family.

    Nice remembrances posted.
    A reminder to live life while we have it.
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    Love the look! My sweetie likes the retro...

    Love the look!
    My sweetie likes the retro fenders more than me.

    What it would take to get me away from HD: Lower cost; more expansive dealer network; and a couple more years of reliability...
  14. Thread: New Rider

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    Yes! I didn't have many complaints about my MSF...

    Yes!
    I didn't have many complaints about my MSF but that was one of them.
    An overhead view may well have helped.
  15. Thread: New Rider

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    Welcome! Even though your husband is an...

    Welcome!
    Even though your husband is an experienced rider, you probably discovered the hard way that this two-wheeled thing is more complex than it looks.
    But you don't have to be a great athlete...
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    Welcome to the world of motorcycling! Remember...

    Welcome to the world of motorcycling!
    Remember all those things you used to spend money on? That's all going to change now...;)
  17. Matty - whether you buy the Harley or not, thanks...

    Matty - whether you buy the Harley or not, thanks for reminding folks that there's more to HD than "the image."
    Fact is, HD makes a solid, reliable, attractive motorcycle that suits the needs of a...
  18. News: Crashed bike leads to murder plot, cops charge

    St. Petersburg, Fla., man, 68, has been charged with trying to arrange the murder of a passenger who survived the crash of a borrowed motorcycle.
    The man operating the motorcycle, a 2007 Triumph,...
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    Generally speaking, a Honda 750-ish cruiser would...

    Generally speaking, a Honda 750-ish cruiser would be a decent starter. They've been around for a while. If that's the way you're leaning, I'd talk to the Honda dealer's parts department to ask if...
  20. Welcome to BBO; you've come to a good website -...

    Welcome to BBO; you've come to a good website - perhaps the best website! - for new riders.

    I'm not an expert on the sporty bikes, but I do know they definitely count as motorcycles! ;)
    Sounds...
  21. In one of Florida's few right-thinking moves, the...

    In one of Florida's few right-thinking moves, the lawmakers did away with motorcycle learner's permits in 2008.
    You want to learn to ride? Go to MSF.
    You're an 'experienced rider' who never got...
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    That's why we're here! I didn't know a dang...

    That's why we're here!
    I didn't know a dang thing about the two-wheeled world when I started.
    Signed up for MSF pretty much by accident, mainly because I wasn't sure how to make the old Honda...
  23. Not the dumbest thing they could do, I suppose....

    Not the dumbest thing they could do, I suppose. Although far from advisable for new riders, it's survivable.
    Not the most interesting, either. Expect lots of breakdowns and rain. They're riding....
  24. Yipes, with mini-apes, too. The minis are not...

    Yipes, with mini-apes, too.
    The minis are not bad to use (if you've been riding for a little bit) but it gives me shivers to think of a new rider trying to lean into a curve with them. If he even...
  25. News: Nice Wyoming guy dies riding his first HD home

    Casper, Wyo., man lusts after a Harley for 44 years; finally buys one at age 59.
    Crashes, dies, on way home.
    Article indicates he was a part-time outdoor outfitter and all-round good guy.
    A...
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