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Stupid Awesome Weather

I had this really cool blog all planned out about the city that I live in and how fucking cool it is.  I was going to ride around on Saturday and take lots of pictures and write this epic tome.

Instead, I took three shitty pictures, rode 75 miles and drank 10 tallboys from Tallgrass Brewery.

Nice weather strikes again and kills another potentially award winning blog.

Damn it.

Better get back on and ride some more

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About Gern Blanston

A rider-slash-Surly fan who somehow bounced like a quarter at a drunken college mixer into what he thinks is pretty much the swellest job a fella could have, it is Tyler’s job to determine how Surly should seek attention to its products and itself generally. He has an extensive background in children’s theater, which is, perhaps not surprisingly, a good fit for the marketing manager of this company.

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