Category Archives: Not Recommended

Where Will Lance Armstrong Go From Here?

Non-cycling friends and relatives have been cautiously asking what I think about Lance Armstrong for a while now. I’d been rooting for him ever since I saw him and Frankie Andreu race in the streets of Lancaster, PA around the … Continue reading

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The Push

Ephrata, Pa. – It was a cold, gray Saturday morning in early February, and we were about 25 miles into a very hilly 45-mile ride from Ephrata up to Texter Mountain. I’d begun lagging behind my buddies because of some … Continue reading

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Mild-mannered grass trimmer becomes wild stupid dangerous thing

In the wrong hands, this hot-rod handheld Sears trimmer could be, uh, harmful. Especially with the lawyer-approved safety switch removed. Hey, I was looking at it and it broke, OK? What could be called a shocking transformation started innocently enough: … Continue reading

Posted in Battery Power, Crazy, Dangerous, Hot Rods, Humor, Modifications, Not Recommended, Tinkering | 1 Comment