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Old 09-22-05, 07:00 AM   #1
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You MUST see this!

Taken from the Advocacy Forum, an article in newsweek about an 86 year old rider. Title of the story: MY CAT TAKES MORE DRUGS THAN I DO.

Take a look - you'll enjoy this!

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/9377816/site/newsweek/
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Old 09-22-05, 12:05 PM   #2
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Oustanding!
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So the secret to a healthy old age is having a wife 29 years younger than you are?
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Old 09-22-05, 05:53 PM   #4
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So the secret to a healthy old age is having a wife 29 years younger than you are?
Or... a cat on drugs?
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Or... a cat on drugs?
Do we get a choice?
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Good motivation. I think I'll go for a ride!
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