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Old 06-14-08, 12:30 PM   #1
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Argument Clinic

I seem to remember the Monty Python Flying Circus troop doing a bit on an argument clinic, where the customer would pay a fee to have an argument, but inevitably get into an argument about whether he was having an argument or not.

Perhaps the 50+ Forum needs a sticky Argument Clinic.

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Just sayin'

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Yes it does. With torque wrenches.
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Yes it does. With torque wrenches.
And why would you need a torqe Wrench? You might as well waste your money on a white Bike!!!

And there is only one Monty Python Clip to be associated with

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But if you want it

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=teMlv...eature=related
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[quote=stapfam;6881393]And why would you need a torqe Wrench? You might as well waste your money on a white Bike!!!

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Hey, DG... how many times have been on a bike in the last 3 months?

(I'm just trying to figure out how many bikes I should sell if I fall in love. I notice you are -1 only.)
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Hey, DG... how many times have been on a bike in the last 3 months?

(I'm just trying to figure out how many bikes I should sell if I fall in love. I notice you are -1 only.)
I'm -1? Oh yeah, the Fuji. Forgot about that.

Well, I haven't ridden much lately, what with moving, traveling, and last week having the Mother of all Colds. But I'm keeping my three bikes, and she wants to try one of them to see if she likes this biking thing. (She does golf, bowl, and compete in ballroom dancing so she likes to do athletic things.)
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And there is only one Monty Python Clip to be associated with

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rxfzm9dfqBw
Thank you for the link, stapfam. As starving grad students, my wife and I used to watch "Monty Python's Flying Circus" on Friday nights on our 16-inch monochrome TV. Whenever a car, an appliance, or anything around the house breaks down, my wife still greets me with, "I have a job for Bicycle Repairman."
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I'm -1? Oh yeah, the Fuji. Forgot about that.

Well, I haven't ridden much lately, what with moving, traveling, and last week having the Mother of all Colds. But I'm keeping my three bikes, and she wants to try one of them to see if she likes this biking thing. (She does golf, bowl, and compete in ballroom dancing so she likes to do athletic things.)
I've been meaning to ask you. Didn't your daughter live with you? Where is she now?
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Does not.
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Will you please stop hijacking this thread. We're trying to have an argument here.

It most definitely DOES NOT.

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We're trying to have an argument here . . .
No you aren't - - you're just contradicting.

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I am not* hijacking this thread!
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