- Mar 11, 2009
lostintime said:I'm thankful for the grumpy mechanic in the one bike shop I had growing up in Minnesota many years ago.
Because he was such a d'head, I learned to work on a bike myself. I wonder where he is today ......
RDV4ROUBAIX said:You wouldn't be referring to ye old Como Bike Shop, would you?
Great article Pietro!
lostintime said:I grew up in Rochester . . . but I never had the pleasure of going to Como Bike Shop though, even while later residing in Minneapolis. There's so many shops in the TC it's not hard to miss one. I stuck to the Mpls. side of shops mostly.
Freewheel was my go-to shop mostly, and being a co-op . . . it was just like a food co-op but with bikes. . . . no room for surly folks there.