Re: [CR] Overhauling the frame

Example: Books

Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2010 16:09:22 -0400
From: John Betmanis <>
References: <>
In-Reply-To: <>
Subject: Re: [CR] Overhauling the frame

Will this be an on-topic repair, or an off-topic Birmingham Hip like Floyd Landis got? ;)

On 13/07/2010 7:40 AM, Bianca Pratorius wrote:
> It's moments before I have to leave for the hospital to have my hip
> replaced. I'd rather be overhauling an old bike than my body. It all
> seems so mechanical - there's a human spirit inside of every human
> machine and it resents the intrusion. After 56 years every joint and
> organ in my body has done ok thanks to my careful attention to health
> and excercise ,,, except for my left hip socket. Where do I go to complain?
> I'll be back riding soon and posting soon ... hopefully.
> Garth Libre in Miami Fl USA

John Betmanis
Woodstock, Ontario