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PostPosted: Mon May 14, 2012 11:25 pm 
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Someone clearly doesn't like their turbo.


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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2012 12:06 am 
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That is one of the funniest things I've read in ages.
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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2012 9:50 am 
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Its really pleasing when someone takes the time to write well. This one is right up there with the Amazon review of the guy who used Veet on his genitals.


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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2012 11:59 am 
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Classic :D :D a truly honest description of these bas***d things!


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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2012 12:06 pm 
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Six degrees and all that in so much that I actually know this bloke !!!! :mrgreen:


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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2012 12:42 pm 
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Haha! Awesome.....

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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2012 1:18 pm 
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Ha, that's hilarious!!


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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2012 1:38 pm 
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Great post, really funny
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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2012 2:05 pm 
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Leviathan wrote:
Its really pleasing when someone takes the time to write well.


Besides the one sentence that goes on and on and on and on :wink:

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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2012 10:48 pm 
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There is an element of truth to it, but frankly I think he's just soft. Even softer than Australians who wear thermals in 'winter'. He should give up cycling and take up something easy like cake decoration.


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PostPosted: Fri May 18, 2012 12:39 pm 
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gumgardner wrote:
Leviathan wrote:
Its really pleasing when someone takes the time to write well.


Besides the one sentence that goes on and on and on and on :wink:

Indeed, its quite Hemingwayesque, or rendolent of Phillip Roth in his less self-indulgent days. :lol:


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PostPosted: Fri May 18, 2012 12:49 pm 
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I think he teaches English for an income, hence the lovely vernacular, soliloquy and use of smart words.

Some might call it overly verbose though. :mrgreen:

In all seriousness, he is a top lad.


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PostPosted: Sun May 20, 2012 4:36 pm 
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and then without warning the back wheel leapt out of the dropout clasps and i had to do an emergency unclip and braking manouevre ON THE GODDAMNED TURBO just to stay alive. i suddenly lurched towards the computer where Graeme Obree was riding off the front of some sort of Tour of the Scottish Prettylands in the early part of the film and very nearly ended up joining the crazed circular-breathing scotsman on the silver screen.

Seriously? How is this possible if you have proper equipment and know how to use it? Rollers, yes? Turbo?


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Maximous :up: hilarious!!


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Ha, that's hilarious!!
I presume you're racing to reach the minimum post count of 30 needed to qualify to post For Sale items?


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