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eBay oldieWalter
May 25, 2002 8:49 AM

Looks to be really nice shape considering its 43 years old. One thing for sure is that guy would've stood out big time riding that bike down US roads when Dwight Eisenhower was Pres. Esp. if he was "hardcore" or whatever the contemporary term was in 1959 and wore wool cycling clothes while riding.

It's a little short for me but it's on my watchlist. Who knows?
back when the curves on the forks were just like women....Spirito
May 25, 2002 12:07 PM

oops ...i should expect derisory flame for being a sexist pig and claiming similarities between bikes and women.

perhaps i didn't quite get the gist of both camille paglia's and naomiu wolfe writings. maybe im a male bra-burner...?

actually Camille Paglia probably would not label you...Djudd
May 25, 2002 4:45 PM
a sexist pig. She would likely counsel women not to be so thin-skinned. Remember she has not feminist qualms with pornogaphy.
Beautiful bike, unlikely it would let you ride it with anything but wool shorts and jersey and good old toeclips
i know thats why i queted her instead of...Spirito
May 25, 2002 4:54 PM
an older school of thought "feminist" writer.

susan faludi as well isnt far off.....

(spirito the new age feminist when it suits me in my defense)