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General Discontent Donating Member (195 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat May-22-04 05:17 PM
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27. Yeah but...
How much did the mountain bike cost?

I recall much consternation over Kerry having a road bike that costs "over five thousand dollars." How much was the shrubs? Was is a gift? Where was it made? Taiwan? China? Kerry's Serotta was made in the USA.
Read more about it here.

Aside... I just have to laugh when the uninformed make statements like "Wow!. A bicycle that costs $5000!" Five thousand dollars is certainly a lot of money, but no one would be shocked about paying 5 grand for a motorcycle. Road and mountain bicycles have become as sophisticated as formula one cars. It's personal with me because I used to work in the bicycle industry for over 10 years and have sold over a thousand bicycles to people.

DWolfman

PS. I'm about to go terrorize Santa Cruz on my American made S&M 24" cruiser, which costs over $1600....LOL
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  -BUSH JUST BUSTED HIS ASS on a mountain bike 5.22.04 5pm est AngryWhiteLiberal  May-22-04 04:41 PM   #0 
  - some damn democrat terrorist took the training wheels off??  nostamj   May-22-04 04:43 PM   #1 
  - Nice catch!  Jacobin   May-22-04 04:45 PM   #6 
  - haHA!!  Sparkly   May-22-04 04:58 PM   #13 
  - "Training Wheels" = Unka Dick  IggleDoer   May-22-04 05:10 PM   #23 
  - I can't wait to see the photos! He's giving a speech tomorrow night  slinkerwink   May-22-04 04:44 PM   #2 
  - Ah yes, another "pretzel" incident  Jacobin   May-22-04 04:45 PM   #4 
  - It happened on the ranch so there won't be pics  nothingshocksmeanymore   May-22-04 04:58 PM   #12 
     - no....when he returns to washington for his speech tomorrow night  slinkerwink   May-22-04 05:10 PM   #24 
  - Klutz  Jacobin   May-22-04 04:44 PM   #3 
  - Dubya doesn't do weekends  Bozita   May-22-04 04:45 PM   #5 
  - In British politics it's a curse to fall down.  AP   May-22-04 04:47 PM   #7 
  - Don't forget the pretzel incident  Oregonian   May-22-04 06:26 PM   #31 
  - My brave, athletic he-man!  plastic_turkeys   May-22-04 04:49 PM   #8 
  - That's how Rove & Huge will spin it. I'm thinking it's a DUI and  KleverKittie   May-22-04 04:56 PM   #11 
  - Maybe macho-man fell off his horse. n/t  Paranoid_Portlander   May-22-04 05:27 PM   #29 
  - Put them training wheels back on Boy !  kentuck   May-22-04 04:53 PM   #9 
  - are there going to be lots of pix like of Kerry on skateboard or whatever?  bobbieinok   May-22-04 04:54 PM   #10 
  - Yeah but...  DWolfman   May-22-04 05:17 PM   #27 
  - Shouldn't he be doing something more manly than bike riding?  alcuno   May-22-04 04:59 PM   #14 
  - Such as horseback riding?  Paranoid_Portlander   May-22-04 05:10 PM   #25 
  - Maybe next time he'll put the seat on  ForrestGump   May-22-04 05:00 PM   #15 
  - and we should believe this because .........  maggrwaggr   May-22-04 05:00 PM   #16 
  - Bike My Ass he fell off the Wagon nt  banana republican   May-22-04 05:01 PM   #17 
  - But was he wearing those sissy-looking pants...???  kentuck   May-22-04 05:02 PM   #18 
  - Ewwww!  spinbaby   May-22-04 05:04 PM   #19 
  - Shrub in spandex bike shorts???  yella_dawg   May-22-04 05:24 PM   #28 
  - Where was Laura?  sierra_moon   May-22-04 05:04 PM   #20 
  - WTF? Was he chewing gum at the time?  ParanoidPat   May-22-04 05:04 PM   #21 
  - And he is the man with the finger on the big red doom's day ......  Hubert Flottz   May-22-04 05:10 PM   #22 
  - How does that Simpson's character say it? "HA ha!"  soothsayer   May-22-04 05:11 PM   #26 
  - Where's Chevy Chase when you need him??  yella_dawg   May-22-04 05:28 PM   #30 
  - This entire thread lasted only 45 minutes (so far).  Paranoid_Portlander   May-23-04 04:03 PM   #32 
 

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