Date: January 14, 2012 / Place: Washington DC / Service: Bear411
Him: might want to upgrade the scooter to a real cycle. the whole image is a little funny when you read your profile and then see you on a scooter. Hardcore profile and then a pussy scooter. lol
Me: How about you be less of an asshole?
Him: I wasn't being an asshole. Your description just doesn't match a scooter. pose with a real cycle and it will boost the cred in your profile description.
Me: If you're judging by what I ride rather than who I am, you're being an asshole. Using the phrase "real cycle" reinforces that.
For purposes of illustration, here is the pic in question; I did upgrade to a larger bike (but still a scooter) last April:
You can read more about my multi-thousands of miles ridden on that scooter in this post. And a long trip to Vancuover. And one to Portland.
My “pussy” scooter has done more than most “real” cycles.