Here’s the latest reader question, along with my reply!
Mitch Asks: I’ve been following your articles for many years and always enjoy them. Especially the bike articles since I am more into them than cars which for me are basically appliances I buy because I need them more so than because I want them. Anyhow, I was wondering about your thoughts on the following…
I have two bikes, which I haven’t ridden much most of this year because of the lockdowns and because in my state (PA) there’s isn’t much worth riding to anymore because of the Face Diapers and all the rest. So I am thinking about selling them and using the money to get something I may get more use out of . . . a pistol or maybe two of them.
Do you think this is crazy? What would you do?
My Reply: I do not think it’s crazy. Because we are living in crazy times. I’ve given thought to selling one of my four bikes – the sport bike, which is the least practical of the three – and using the proceeds to buy ammo (the items which need the ammo having been addressed already).
Because things could get crazier – and the election hasn’t even been held yet. It doesn’t take a prophet to see where things are trending. Especially if you’re a Diaper Dissenter and Needle Refuser.
I regret not having bought a rifle when they were selling for 50 percent less than they are now. If you can find one.
If things calm down, there will be time – and money – to get another bike. If they do not, you may regret having a bike you haven’t got much use for and not having the thing you may have a lot of use for.
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