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Enjoying the ride

Hello Felicia, Another great article! Look forward to your road tales every month and had no idea you had been so affiliated with such a cool motorcycle ride across the U.S. I may have saw you when they rolled through in 2016 at Powder Keg H-D in Mason, Ohio, on your dresser? Anyways keep up the great work you have ...

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Flex and mount

Hi Marjorie, I just read your article in TP for September; okay, I’m a s l o w reader. Anyway, I read where you bought a 1982 FXRS. I too had a 1982, bought it brand new at Gainesville Harley. I loved that bike. It ran like a dream. However, I would like to share with you a problem I ...

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Long time rider

Hello, Just a note to say I really enjoyed your “Meeting Ira” story. I’m 72 and been riding since I was 13 when I started on a Cushman. Can relate to your story from many of my travels. Thanks, Elias Ruiz Thanks for taking the time to drop me a note, Elias! I’m so excited to hear from you, I ...

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A gentleman’s response

Kip, Thank you very much for the article on FXRs. It was very informative. I am the proud second owner of a 1985 FXRC, #845 of 1075. It is with me for life. I just bought a very nice 2011 FLHX Street Glide, but the FXRS stays with me. Thanks again. —Larry Larry, That “for life” thing seems to be ...

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The Red Baron

Sam Jones an aviator? Another skillset? Sincerely, Michael “100 Mile Mike” Mihalevich That is an old photo of me in WWI, just before I shot down the Red Baron. Thanks, Slippery Sam

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Cuban sojourn

Best trip I have ever related to is Cuba by Greg Johnson. I’m 60 and all my adult life I have been told I can’t go to Cuba. I’m going and want to do the exact ride that Greg rode. Can I get info on how to contact Luis Enrique? —Craig Gray Thanks a bunch, Craig, for the kind words. ...

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Doctor’s orders

Just read the Tuff Luv piece. Having had a heart attack I can relate. The guy sounds like a co-worker I had some years ago. He and I had our issues about the same time. I followed the instructions from my doctor. He didn’t. I’m still here and he’s not.  —Mike Driggers, Georgia Glad you were smart and are still ...

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Happy reader

Shadow, I am very happy with what you are doing with the mag. Hope you are getting in lots of rides. Americade and Laconia are already here. Hopefully the rain will stop but this year isn’t looking too good! Keep up the good work! —Marc Torrisi   Marc, Thanks, Marc! I really appreciate your comments. We have more new features ...

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Feeling bookish

Hi Sam, Have you written any books? I have read a few of your articles in THUNDER PRESS and would like to read more like that. The trip to Alaska sounded interesting. It’s the kind wanderlust I always had. Never been there but I may some day. The part about worrying over the draft was very real. I never joined ...

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Stepping into retirement

What happened to Blue Dog Dairies? Terry was of my favorite people, along with Sam, Copper, and Felicia, too.  —’Brklyn’ Lee Mastro, Huntington Beach, CA Been a readin’ Blue Dog Diaries for many-a-year and suddenly it is gone. Surely not knockin’ Felicia or Shadow—but, come on—what the hell happened? —Cliff Jones, O’Brien, OR After years of leading the pack, Terry ...

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