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Old 05-12-08, 10:09 AM   #1
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Awww, you PUNKS are all right....

A funny thing happened to me on my commute this morning.

I was just reaching the end of my first climb, through a ransition neighbourhood, when I heard a car behind me, rattling alongside me, keeping pace but just out of my sight. As the car approached, Iheard what every cyclist dreads... teenagers in a car snickering, and saying "no man, YOU do it!"

As I braced for whatever offense was sure to follow, the car sped up, and as it passed, a stringy-haired kid in a black metal t-shirt stuck his head out the window, and said:

"We love you, man!"

And with that the car sped off, with the kids in the back seat laughing maniacally!
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Old 05-12-08, 10:14 AM   #2
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black metal t-shirt
Is that kinda like a tin foil hat?
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Old 05-12-08, 10:16 AM   #3
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Black metal is euro metal thats really serious and satanic.

pretty good stuff.
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Black metal is euro metal thats really serious and satanic.

pretty good stuff.



these guys are serious business alright.
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Those guys look like my neighbors....
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Old 05-12-08, 10:50 AM   #6
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these guys are serious business alright.
Love the guy with the big butterfly!
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A funny thing happened to me on my commute this morning.

I was just reaching the end of my first climb, through a ransition neighbourhood, when I heard a car behind me, rattling alongside me, keeping pace but just out of my sight. As the car approached, Iheard what every cyclist dreads... teenagers in a car snickering, and saying "no man, YOU do it!"

As I braced for whatever offense was sure to follow, the car sped up, and as it passed, a stringy-haired kid in a black metal t-shirt stuck his head out the window, and said:

"We love you, man!"

And with that the car sped off, with the kids in the back seat laughing maniacally!
If they want to play with my head like that, they can do it all freaking day...
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That's immortal.

They make all their own armour and weapons
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Old 05-12-08, 11:24 AM   #9
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They look like the "undead" KISS
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Old 05-12-08, 01:13 PM   #10
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these guys are serious business alright.
Now that is so over the top it is funny. Spinal tap reborn?
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Old 05-12-08, 01:39 PM   #11
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That's immortal.

They make all their own armour and weapons
make their own videos too

http://youtube.com/watch?v=-VBdAY8eA9w
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Old 05-12-08, 01:51 PM   #12
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Black metal is okay. Symphonic metal's better.
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Old 05-12-08, 01:53 PM   #13
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Just to add: Punks and Metalheads are not the same...;-)
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death to false metal. \m/
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Old 05-12-08, 01:56 PM   #15
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these guys are serious business alright.
Stupid, but not as stupid was GWAR
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Post this to strangest things said to you while commuting? Good times
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I hope they would have loved me too- I have a black metal bike.
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Those guys are fairly laughable (the kids in the car, too)--though the dude on the left has a pretty cool looking pogo-stick...
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Planet Hell!!
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Old 05-12-08, 03:23 PM   #20
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Hahahahaha,
those guys have serious frowny face makeup. So metal it hurts.
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death to false metal. \m/
Manowar are the kings of real metal!!

Haha, I used to listen to underground metal when I was in high school. So many depressed teenagers... I never thought I would run across people who knew about these bands on a biking forum...black metal and cycling don't really mesh; at least I didn't think they did.
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Those guys are fairly laughable (the kids in the car, too)--though the dude on the left has a pretty cool looking pogo-stick...
And that's a wicked Garden Weasel on the right.

To me, the funniest thing about music like this is that, for it to be good, it still relies on precision ensemble performance. All that "chaos, destruction, and death" comes across best when it's executed cleanly.
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are the guys on the ends in the lawn aeration business?.... or just into building scale models of telegraph poles?
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I'm no expert, but that might be the idea.
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these guys are serious business alright.
I would like to rent them and chain them to the tree in my backyard.
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