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Old 05-29-12, 06:02 AM   #1
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Electric scooters

I keep getting emails wanting me to buy an electric scooter to increase my mobility. Just cause I'm old doesn't mean I need a scooter. Any of you guys get those emails?
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Old 05-29-12, 07:37 AM   #2
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I keep getting emails wanting me to buy an electric scooter to increase my mobility. Just cause I'm old doesn't mean I need a scooter. Any of you guys get those emails?
No. But I have a skin condition and take a medicine for it that's normally a diabetes drug. I don't have diabetes but I got on more diabetes service suckers lists than I ever knew existed.
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Old 05-29-12, 07:44 AM   #3
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A Vespa-type scooter, which is cool, or a "fatty-wagon" type, which is not?
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Old 05-29-12, 09:08 AM   #4
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No. I didn't get an AARP card either. Now I will take a Senior discount but I will never do AARP.
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Old 05-29-12, 09:14 AM   #5
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Facebook and you get a load of ads on the side of the page. Mine are all about Cycling-Age related and "I have a new friend for you" (An advert) I stay off the new friend bit as Most of them are younger than my daughter and wear less clothing than I do at night.
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Stapfam, you forgot to mention that your youngest grandchild is a better conversationist and in all likelyhood is smarter than most of the young ladies that they want you to befriend.
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I keep getting emails wanting me to buy an electric scooter to increase my mobility. Just cause I'm old doesn't mean I need a scooter. Any of you guys get those emails?
Based on your age demographic, you now appear on their marketing radar. But wait, there's more to come as you get older.
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Old 05-29-12, 05:19 PM   #8
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Get medicaid to buy the electric scooter and integrate the motor into your road bike.
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I get a bunch of those scooter ads. I have concluded AARP and also AAA are like subscriptions to junk mail!
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I get them and once I'm old enough for medicare I'll take them up on the offer so long as its at no cost to me. I want to be legally able to terrorize pedestrians and shoppers at the local markets!
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Will they help with an electric 'Vespa' with a sidecar? that would be cool ...
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Haven't seen them yet. All I get are the ones from Beautiful Russian women, who want to meet me for friendship, marriage, and much more.
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Somehow, I miss out on all this . I'm glad . I do like the electricmopeds, they look like fun, but I'd rather pedal
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Been getting irrelevant ads for two decades and just throw them in the recycle bin and cycle away!
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