Tuesday, June 24, 2014
It's not fancy. In fact, it's just something grabbed off the floor at KMart. It's not high tech super duper costing a grand or two....but it's grand to me and it does the job.
I've never really understood why people would spend so much money on a bike. When I was shopping around for one, the prices started at seven or eight hundred dollars. Shhhheeeeeeeet. It's a bicycle for crying out loud! I would no more pay hundreds of dollars for a bike than I would pay hundreds of dollars for a pair of shoes. It's not only a matter of my well known cheapness; I don't have that kind of cash laying around to spend on whatever I want. My wife would give me a severe ass whoopin if I spent a paycheck or two on what is basically a toy.
So I get this, and I like it. Works great. I'm not going to enter any races. I'm just wanting to get a bit of exercise and was getting tired of the treadmill. Plus....I can go down some bike trail paths in the woods. It's really cool (literally and figuratively) early in the morning. Maybe I'll take some photos sometime.