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RAGBRAI 2013

Leaving Council Bluffs

The skies were rather ominous this morning. The blue part of the sky was the only part not covered in thick black thunderheads. Sheet lightning flashed insistently. Not the...
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Kybo Line

The line for the Kybos (the porta potties) at 5AM in Council Bluffs. “When ya gotta go . . . you gotta wait.” ¬†— Gandhi (he rode the 1974...
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Marital Bliss

The couple that rides together . . . will still hire a bunch a lawyers post-RAGBRAI. The only thing they’ll agree on is giving her everything. Sad part about...
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Damned lawyers

Lawyers. Shakespeare had it right when he advocated putting them all in a gunny sack and tossing them into the river. Or maybe that was Judge Judy who thought...
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Cutie blonde of the day

Tammy had the thankless job of checking in hundreds of us hot, sweaty riders at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Harlan. “Church” Tammy. ¬†Just to make that distinction from...
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Minden, Iowa

Not much to do except get off your bike and eat something. Oh wait. That’s pretty much what you do at every little town along the route. This guy’s...
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Shelby, Iowa

Turns out I’ve been here before. Once I got into town, I remembered it from the 2008 ride. Got the worst sunburn the previous time I rode through here....
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