Results 1 to 19 of 19
  1. #1
    MORE MINIMALISM DANG IT!!
    Reputation: HOOKEM's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2004
    Posts
    988

    I before E except after C

    Weird.
    Wannabe Minimalist

  2. #2
    No hero that's understood
    Reputation: q_and_a's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Posts
    6,097
    .... or when sounding like "a" as in neighbor or weigh.

    Although, that doesn't really explain weird.
    Often wrong, never in doubt

  3. #3
    RoadBikeReview Member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Aug 2003
    Posts
    6,036
    This thread needs more protein

  4. #4
    RoadBikeReview Member
    Reputation: HIMEHEEM's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Posts
    1,395
    beleive it.

  5. #5
    RoadBikeReview's Member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Posts
    5,522
    Quote Originally Posted by HIMEHEEM
    beleive it.
    Wrong.
    "It's hard to tell the poison from the cure, so enjoy the disease."
    -Mohair_Chair

  6. #6
    Maximum Gluteus
    Reputation: Gregory Taylor's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2002
    Posts
    3,896
    Quote Originally Posted by HOOKEM
    Weird.
    And weiner. Don't forget weiner.
    Yet another cycling blog...updated whenever.
    http://teamlardbutt.wordpress.com

    We inched our way up the mountain, kilometer markers passing like kidney stones.

  7. #7
    n00bsauce
    Reputation: Mel Erickson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2004
    Posts
    13,707
    Quote Originally Posted by Gregory Taylor
    And weiner. Don't forget weiner.
    No weigh!
    "Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities." Voltaire

    There are your fog people & your sun people, he said. I said I wasn't sure which kind I was. He nodded. Fog'll do that to you, he said.

    "We are all ignorant about most things."
    Mel Erickson

  8. #8
    Maximum Gluteus
    Reputation: Gregory Taylor's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2002
    Posts
    3,896
    Quote Originally Posted by Mel Erickson
    No weigh!
    "My weird neighbor weighed my weiner."
    Yet another cycling blog...updated whenever.
    http://teamlardbutt.wordpress.com

    We inched our way up the mountain, kilometer markers passing like kidney stones.

  9. #9
    No hero that's understood
    Reputation: q_and_a's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Posts
    6,097
    Quote Originally Posted by Gregory Taylor
    "My weird neighbor weighed my weiner."
    Why couldn't he weigh his own weird wiener?
    Often wrong, never in doubt

  10. #10
    n00bsauce
    Reputation: Mel Erickson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2004
    Posts
    13,707
    Reminds me of my cousins wife. She's a nurse who did home care. Swore she took care of a guy with a 10lb weiner. Marsha, Marsha, Marsha
    "Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities." Voltaire

    There are your fog people & your sun people, he said. I said I wasn't sure which kind I was. He nodded. Fog'll do that to you, he said.

    "We are all ignorant about most things."
    Mel Erickson

  11. #11
    xxl
    xxl is offline
    RoadBikeReview Member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Mar 2002
    Posts
    18,401
    Ancient science.

  12. #12
    Just Plain Bitter
    Reputation: rward325's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Posts
    8,630
    what about weimaraner
    Quote Originally Posted by Catzilla;
    Like, if "troubling" were a level seven worry, "concerning" would be a six, with "frightening" being an eight and "unexplained genital rash" being a nine.

    2007 Pegoretti Duende Campy SR 11 Campagnolo Neutron
    2009 Look 586 Campy SR 11 HED Ardennes/HED Jet 6
    2012 Raliegh Roper - Stock for now

  13. #13
    RoadBikeReview Member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Posts
    1,633
    Quote Originally Posted by HOOKEM
    Weird.
    financier

  14. #14
    We have met the enemy...
    Reputation: paredown's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    6,911
    Quote Originally Posted by robwh9
    financier
    probably transliterated from French...
    "When the spirits are low, when the day appears dark, when work becomes monotonous, when hope hardly seems worth having, just mount a bicycle and go out for a spin down the road, without thought on anything but the ride you are taking."

    (Sir) Arthur Conan Doyle. Scientific American, January 18, 1896

  15. #15
    We have met the enemy...
    Reputation: paredown's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    6,911
    Quote Originally Posted by xxl
    Ancient science.
    good one--Latin root for the second, french derivation for the first???
    "When the spirits are low, when the day appears dark, when work becomes monotonous, when hope hardly seems worth having, just mount a bicycle and go out for a spin down the road, without thought on anything but the ride you are taking."

    (Sir) Arthur Conan Doyle. Scientific American, January 18, 1896

  16. #16
    Frog Whisperer
    Reputation: Touch0Gray's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2003
    Posts
    36,811
    my last name has an ei in it..... (so did Einstein....two of them)
    Of course I'm sure...that doesn't mean I'm right......

  17. #17
    Government Mule
    Reputation: stevee's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2005
    Posts
    1,333
    Check out Corrie Stamper on "Ask The Editor" at Merriam-Webster. She will explain it for you.
    I'll give you my Vincent to ride...

  18. #18
    MORE MINIMALISM DANG IT!!
    Reputation: HOOKEM's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2004
    Posts
    988
    Quote Originally Posted by stevee
    Check out Corrie Stamper on "Ask The Editor" at Merriam-Webster. She will explain it for you.
    Done. Ha Ha MONGREL Language.
    Wannabe Minimalist

  19. #19
    RoadBikeReview Member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Aug 2003
    Posts
    6,036
    Quote Originally Posted by rward325
    what about weimaraner
    Blame the Germans

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

EUROBIKE

Hot Deals

Latest RoadBike Articles


Latest Videos

RoadbikeReview on Facebook