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    Jaysus cycling!

    2020 Giro d'Italia should have finished today..... shortly after 1987 winner Stephane Roche retired he was a victim of a French TV prank (subtitled). Martin Earley 1986 Giro stage win @ Sauze d'Oulx in Piedmonte (1,510 m) this is last few minutes of stage so you don't see much of Martin as...
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    People Who Died

    Roger Decock (20 April 1927 - 31 May 2020) Belgian cyclist. i never heard of him but Roger was a classics rider (pro from 1949-61) who won the 1951 Paris-Nice and 1952 Tour of Flanders. (cool classically Belgian name by the way). Roger Decock (detailed career results) Roger Decock - Wikipedia...
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    People Who Died

    Larry Kramer. New York writer, gay rights and AIDS activist (ACT UP). Larry Kramer: a titan of gay rights and literature whose prophecies live on (Guardian link)
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    Teeth: Enter At Your Own Risk

    I sold waaay out last year and got some whitening toothpaste and it made no difference - waste of money. anything that purports to kill germs isn't going into my mouth. some Germs are good. especially Communist Eyes. the reason i go to the dentist is to pre-empt getting tooth pain I brushed...
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    Teeth: Enter At Your Own Risk

    my teeth are really yellow the last ten years. when i get them cleaned by a dentist it makes little difference. she's says that's just the colour they are. brushing your teeth everyday won't perform any miracles. personally i'd rather lose a few pounds than have nice teeth. i don't mind having...
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    music documentaries

    Nardwuar interviews Ian MacKaye (April 2020) Ian shows lots of old things he's collected, it seems he never throws out anything - even thousands of letters, motel bills, record shops receipts from 1970's, a photocopy of Springa's (SSD) high school yearbook photo etc. lots of talk about 40...
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    the RTE thread

    although she always sounded like an elocution teacher the education correspondent on RTE TV is head wrecking and she's been on TV a lot recently. so maybe this why i noticed this more. Catriona Perry is bad at this malarkey as well. nothing wrong with having a nice voice but try too hard and...
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    the RTE thread

    yeah - i think you're right, this has gotten worse recently. there's something funny going on - the newswomen folk especially. they hardly speak so precisely all the time - sounds silly.
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    People Who Died

    Glyn Pardoe (1946 - 26 May 2020) Manchester City's youngest ever player (@ 15) and regular starter in the clubs late 60's / 70's golden era. after a career curtailed by injury he became an FA Youth Cup winning manager at City in 1986 w/ P Lake, D White, I Brightwell, S Redmond etc. Former...
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    Jaysus cycling!

    Cipollini faces hearing in alleged assault on ex-wife | Cyclingnews.com Mario Cipollini 'chased ex-wife with gun' court hears - Cycling Weekly Cipollini also had two heart operations recently. but now when i put it all together: - I once remember Cipo spraying champagne over the podium girls...
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    The 'Bands I don't Get' thread

    i like THROBBING GRISTLE but have little interest in what Gen sang about or whatever they ideas tried to communicate. - i just like the music (same with THE PRUNES) how many bands make their own instruments or equipment ? 20 Jazz Funk Greats is a bit slick for my tastes alright. never...
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    Jaysus cycling!

    i remember Phil Gaimon finished second to Deignan in the Tour of The Gila and vaguely that he was big on the US circuit but other than that i knew nothing else about him. i got on a bike on Friday for first time in two years at first i was almost moving without pedaling and hadn't got a...
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    People Who Died

    Luigi Simoni (1939 - 22 May 2020) Italian footballer and manager who had a stroke last year. Gigi played for Napoli, Mantova, Torino, Juventus, Brescia and Genoa winning a cup with Napoli in 1962 but it is as a manager he'll be remembered. after retiring in 1974 he stayed on as Genoa manager...
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    alternatives to amazon

    i got some records off hhv.de a few days ago. postage was even cheaper than i thought. 9 LP's for 10 Euro (!!!) delivered in 7 or 8 days by Fed Ex.
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    Pusheads top 100 of the 80's

    i have 52 of the list having counted but only a few first presses (maybe 3 !) about 23 represses/boots and a few more LP comps. plus some CD's including some CD's that round up multiple EP's on list. there's about 20 of the records on list that i'm missing i'd like to have. i've sent away for...
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