Monthly Archives: November 2013

The Most Useless Gifts of the Holiday Season

  The Most Useless Gifts of the Year Received a fascinating catalog in the mail yesterday from “Hammacher Schlemmer,” who tout themselves as the “America’s Longest Running Catalog.”  For 165 years!  Wonder what the 1848 version looked like? Full respect … Continue reading

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The Best Farkle Ever

The Best “Farkle” Ever? Farkles are accessories and other products added to motorcycles that may or may not add value and function. According to the Urban Dictionary, the word comes from combining “function” and “sparkle” to create “farkle.” Farkles include … Continue reading

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The First Few Weeks of Retirement

Retirement:  Phase I I retired a little over two weeks ago.  Not on a whim, but as something I’d been preparing for over a span of 18 months.  It’s been an interesting transition in so many ways, and some of … Continue reading

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Adapting One Motorcycle to Many Uses

Can One Bike Do It All? There’s an old joking adage recited by experienced motorcyclists.  “How many bikes do you need?”   “One more than you own.” Alas, for most of us, this is not a reality most of the time.  There … Continue reading

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