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  • joined May 09, 2008
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Professor of English, McMurry University
Columnist and contributing writer, The Racing Post (http://www.theracingpost.us/)

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Recent Activity
y'know what Hinault rhymes with? Vi-no
Commented on OK, I'll Bite: My Top 20 Grand Tour Champions on Jul 30 2014, 8:24p - 1 reply
nope.
Commented on How the worlds best does what she does on Jul 30 2014, 4:39p - 1 reply
start with Paul Willerton then.
Commented on Nibali In Perspective on Jul 30 2014, 3:33p
Cavendish has done it. So has Gerrans
Commented on How the worlds best does what she does on Jul 30 2014, 2:56p - 2 replies
but that also means that they were raced differently.
Commented on Nibali In Perspective on Jul 30 2014, 2:41p - 1 reply
let's say it's a private communication
Commented on Nibali In Perspective on Jul 30 2014, 2:39p - 1 reply
and Gerdemann's family is super-wealthy
Commented on Nibali In Perspective on Jul 30 2014, 2:38p - 1 reply
one small PR point for Nibali
Commented on Nibali In Perspective on Jul 30 2014, 11:29a - 2 replies
repeating:
Commented on Nibali In Perspective on Jul 30 2014, 11:27a - 1 reply
watch any tour of flanders and watch how the hellingen are raced
Commented on How the worlds best does what she does on Jul 30 2014, 11:22a - 1 reply
sorry, but "fearing for my life"
Commented on How the worlds best does what she does on Jul 30 2014, 11:21a - 1 reply
I go the other way, actually.
Commented on Nibali In Perspective on Jul 30 2014, 11:18a - 3 replies
neither one inspire confidence.
Commented on Nibali In Perspective on Jul 30 2014, 11:05a - 1 reply
do you believe that neither Sastre nor Evans doped?
Commented on Nibali In Perspective on Jul 30 2014, 11:00a - 1 reply
and . . . that whole thing puts another huge dent in Sky's
Commented on I Missed the Train.... the SkyTrain that is! on Jul 29 2014, 10:20a - 2 replies
well: Kiryenka's been a disappointment whilst at Sky, at least in the tour
Commented on I Missed the Train.... the SkyTrain that is! on Jul 28 2014, 4:26p - 1 reply
nope.
Commented on Kittel returns to the throne on Jul 27 2014, 6:25p - 1 reply
Vino took seconds and a place from Leipheimer in . . . was it 05?
Commented on Tour de France Stage 21 LIVE on Jul 27 2014, 10:55a - 1 reply
or at least not riding with full "suitcases of courage"
Commented on Tour Stage 20: Martin Dominates, Peraud and Nibali Confirm on Jul 26 2014, 2:56p
yes we can.
Commented on Tour de France Stage 19 LIVE on Jul 25 2014, 1:50p - 1 reply
Porte was never a realistic plan B, not this year anyway.
Commented on Tour de France Stage 19 LIVE on Jul 25 2014, 12:39p - 2 replies
Nibali destroyed the field and the race. you gotta watch it.
Commented on Le Tour Stage 18: Nibali Stamps Authority On His Tour on Jul 25 2014, 12:33p - 1 reply
you're forgetting that Thomas crashed there too. . .
Commented on Le Tour Stage 18: Nibali Stamps Authority On His Tour on Jul 25 2014, 12:30p
beat me to it . . .
Commented on Tour de France Stage 19 LIVE on Jul 25 2014, 11:37a - 1 reply
Marfa.
Commented on Le Tour Stage 19: Sprinting through the Dordogne on Jul 24 2014, 9:01p
I've really been impressed most by Jeanneson
Commented on Le Tour Stage 18: Nibali Stamps Authority On His Tour on Jul 24 2014, 8:55p - 3 replies
which is why they'll never win Flanders or Roubaix with that approach . . .
Commented on Le Tour Stage 18: Nibali Stamps Authority On His Tour on Jul 24 2014, 8:51p - 1 reply
is it good racing? yes.
Commented on Le Tour Stage 18: Nibali Stamps Authority On His Tour on Jul 24 2014, 8:45p - 1 reply
uh . . . pellizotti?
Commented on Le Tour Stage 18: Nibali Stamps Authority On His Tour on Jul 24 2014, 8:44p
might wanna edit a bit . . .
Commented on Le Tour Stage 18: Nibali Stamps Authority On His Tour on Jul 24 2014, 1:24p
Nibali looks to struggle a bit.
Commented on Tour de France Stage 18 LIVE on Jul 24 2014, 11:13a - 3 replies
methinks sarcastic he was being this time . . .
Commented on Sky rider banned for doping, CN/Clinic in meltdown on Jul 23 2014, 1:55p
it's coming in a new Ass-up line of
Commented on Lady Cycling, by FJ Erskine on Jul 23 2014, 1:51p - 1 reply
obligatory
Commented on Tour de France Stage 17 LIVE on Jul 23 2014, 11:47a - 1 reply
andy schleck knows about that . . .
Commented on Tour de France Stage 17 LIVE on Jul 23 2014, 11:44a - 1 reply
since listening to them is impossible
Commented on Tour de France Stage 17 LIVE on Jul 23 2014, 11:42a - 1 reply
the "quarter of the bunch can't be cut" rule
Commented on Tour de France Stage 17 LIVE on Jul 23 2014, 11:35a - 1 reply
dude. espn picked up tour broadcasts from abc in the 90s.
Commented on Le Tour Stage 17: A Battle Royale on Jul 22 2014, 8:38p - 1 reply
he's alternatively arrogant before he's done anything
Commented on Le Tour Stage 17: A Battle Royale on Jul 22 2014, 8:36p - 3 replies
and that was a huge benefit.
Commented on Le Tour Stage 16: Rogers Solos In on Jul 22 2014, 6:09p
but . . . if he was barely hanging on,
Commented on Le Tour Stage 16: Rogers Solos In on Jul 22 2014, 5:44p - 1 reply
career as GC leader: ka-pow
Commented on Tour de France Stage 16 LIVE on Jul 22 2014, 11:21a
screw all of ya's
Commented on Cycling Skills: Gearing: I Look at the Techniques Involved in Selecting the Correct Gear. on Jul 21 2014, 5:29p
about the photo
Commented on Belkin Hit the Sponsor Jackpot! on Jul 21 2014, 5:21p - 1 reply
real jaguars are lazy as hell
Commented on Belkin Hit the Sponsor Jackpot! on Jul 21 2014, 4:30p
i stopped reading when i hit the quote that implied bento boxes . . .
Commented on Cycling Skills: Gearing: I Look at the Techniques Involved in Selecting the Correct Gear. on Jul 21 2014, 11:57a - 1 reply
wonderful
Commented on Nibali Talking Points: Nibali vs. the Ghosts on Jul 20 2014, 8:02p - 2 replies
different day. different age.
Commented on Nibali Talking Points: Nibali vs. the Ghosts on Jul 20 2014, 5:54p - 2 replies
finesse, precision, style, thinking = adderal and/or modafinil.
Commented on Nibali Talking Points: Nibali vs. the Ghosts on Jul 20 2014, 5:35p - 2 replies
adding, somewhat unfairly
Commented on Nibali Talking Points: Nibali vs. the Ghosts on Jul 20 2014, 5:31p
ingredients list.
Commented on Sky rider banned for doping, CN/Clinic in meltdown on Jul 19 2014, 9:04p - 1 reply
i KNEW it
Commented on Nibali Talking Points: Nibali vs. the Ghosts on Jul 18 2014, 10:02p
if Pinot, or whoever wins, they win.
Commented on Nibali Talking Points: Nibali vs. the Ghosts on Jul 18 2014, 9:59p - 1 reply
Pantani's 98 win? Huge, Ginormous Asterisk.
Commented on Nibali Talking Points: Nibali vs. the Ghosts on Jul 18 2014, 9:35p - 2 replies
which is making it a really cool tour, just btw
Commented on Nibali Talking Points: Nibali vs. the Ghosts on Jul 18 2014, 9:33p - 3 replies
statement was popularized in the 1920s and 1930s
Commented on Tour de France Stage 13 LIVE on Jul 18 2014, 11:42a - 1 reply
hmmmmpphhhh.
Commented on Tour de France Stage 13 LIVE on Jul 18 2014, 9:42a - 1 reply
very much so
Commented on Stage 11: Gallopin Makes Good on Jul 17 2014, 7:31p
sacral joint problems???
Commented on Stage 11: Gallopin Makes Good on Jul 17 2014, 7:30p
really?
Commented on A Tour for France? on Jul 17 2014, 7:10p - 1 reply
re-read the thrilling story of Jan Ullrich's predicted domination of the TdF . . .
Commented on A Tour for France? on Jul 17 2014, 6:31p - 2 replies
true historical trivia
Commented on Le Tour Stage 13: Omigod You Guys! Mountains! on Jul 17 2014, 5:27p - 2 replies
"heated exchange"????
Commented on Le Tour Stage 12: Kristoff Barrels Home on Jul 17 2014, 5:22p
i always hate it cuz i can't finish my meat . . .
Commented on Le Tour Stage 13: Omigod You Guys! Mountains! on Jul 17 2014, 3:48p - 1 reply
Bassons raced on Festina, no?
Commented on Le Tour: General Classification Re-boot on Jul 17 2014, 3:06p - 1 reply
what are pals for anyway?
Commented on Le Tour Stage 13: Omigod You Guys! Mountains! on Jul 17 2014, 3:00p
col Pal, I quit
Commented on Le Tour Stage 13: Omigod You Guys! Mountains! on Jul 17 2014, 2:57p - 1 reply
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