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Novice Tip: Avoiding Motorcycle Target Fixation

Target fixation is something that I've been familiar with for a long time. Back during the drunken years (my early to late twenties) when I wore whiskey goggles instead of motorcycle goggles, I would often fixate on some 'attractive' girl from across the bar and find myself helplessly drawn to her. … [Read More...]

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For Love or Money

I've never understood the vilification of Walmart. Yes, it can be argued that there's been collateral damage to small local businesses that resulted in the loss of jobs during the mega-store's encroachment into lesser markets. But I believe that's offset by the large … [Read More...]

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Product Review: Sensible Products Telescoping LED Flashlight

Poor junior, he just lost his job holding the flashlight. Of course he's probably delighted about that, as it now frees him up to pursue more appealing endeavors like playing with matches or waterboarding his sister's Barbie Doll. Flashlights are an essential … [Read More...]

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Upgrading Frank’s 2012 Yamaha WR250R (Part 1)

CONTRIBUTING WRITER - FRANK MORTON I've got over 8,000 dirty miles on my 2012 Yamaha WR250R and I've spent a lot of them thinking about upgrading the performance of this small bore bike. I've even wondered if I should have let loose an extra four grand for the 'race … [Read More...]

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Moto Speak: An Idiot’s Guide to the Language and Lingo of Suspension and Engine Performance

There are over 6000 different languages spoken in the world today. This statistic may or may not include obscure regional dialects and the dork jargon spoken so prevalently by Minecraft and World of Warcraft enthusiasts. Either way there's an obvious, universal truth … [Read More...]