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    Just for the record: this happened in Seattle, but I was at work.

    This was *not* me; I was at the office. Honest.

    http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/local/...rnthief13.html

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    Amazing what the price of gasoline is leading to. An armed porn thief making his getaway on a bicycle with a messenger bag.
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    Quote Originally Posted by fthomas View Post
    Amazing what the price of gasoline is leading to. An armed porn thief making his getaway on a bicycle with a messenger bag.
    Maybe it's the price of porn magazines that led to this?

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    you can buy porn at a convenience store?

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    Quote Originally Posted by linux_author View Post
    you can buy porn at a convenience store?
    The Pacific Northwest is extremely 'progressive', it seems.

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    He needs to invest in a computer...I hear it's free there.
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    I was surprised at how expensive the stuff was. Eight magazines worth $96? No wonder the guy stole it at gunpoint. What the heck does a Playboy cost these days?
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    You have the right to remain silent...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Metric Man View Post
    He needs to invest in a computer...I hear it's free there.
    There's porn on the computer?

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    What's this "porn" you all are referring to?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kerlenbach View Post
    There's porn on the computer?
    I started to edit that after I posted it. I guess you need an internet connection too.
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    This thread is worthless without pictures
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    A good reporter would have told us more about the bike.
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    Quote Originally Posted by BengeBoy View Post
    This was *not* me; I was at the office. Honest.

    http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/local/...rnthief13.html
    Can we trust you, though? There are a lot of seedy characters in the PNW (I should know, I am one of them ).

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    Was it bike porn?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Artkansas View Post
    Was it bike porn?

    Great...now I'm lusting.
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