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    I’m young again…woo-hoo!

    For the last few years I’ve been feeling a bit long in the tooth, a little gray around muzzle. Where did all the years go? Why only yesterday it seems it was 1985! But now, Barak Obama has swept all that away. He’s described as young, dynamic, energetic, a new generation taking over leadership in the country. And…he older than me! Woo-hoo! So if he’s young, I must be too. And I even got to change generations. I'm an X-er now. Wow, what a relief. I was getting worried.
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    If you really want to feel young then give me the Bottecchia.


    That thing is much too ancient for a young gun like yourself.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Serendipper View Post
    If you really want to feel young then give me the Bottecchia.


    That thing is much too ancient for a young gun like yourself.
    Hehe...you'll have to pry it from my cold, dead fingers. While it isn't my original bike (lost to an altercation with a tow truck around 1995) it's a dead ringer. It's definately a time machine as much as a bicycle for taking a trip to back in the day (when obviously I was but a wee lad).
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    Age is just a number.
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    And mine went up last month
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    Quote Originally Posted by huhenio View Post
    And mine went up last month
    So did mine, but who cares?
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    Mine goes up next month, and the number ends in a 0. First digit is 4. I feel so much older.
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    Waistband size is just a number too
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    Waistband size has nothing to do with age.

    I make a point of never acting my age. I like to keep people guessing.
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    my inner age is eccentric, not that the age range is extreme.
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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    Quote Originally Posted by CbadRider View Post
    Waistband size has nothing to do with age.

    Sure it does. When I was 18 I had a 28 inch waist....when I was 32 I had a 32 inch waist...now that I'm thirty-ummm...oh, nevermind. Let's pretend there is no correlation.
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    Alimony ...a number too...

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    Quote Originally Posted by huhenio View Post
    And mine went up last month
    Mine too... I used to be the answer to everything.

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    Quote Originally Posted by RubenX View Post
    Alimony ...a number too...
    But that has nothing to do with age.
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    Hehe...I guess ya'll are all old folks and not young like me and Barak 'Ceptin' CbadRider.
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    Sixty-fiver is younger than me, and AEO could be my kid.
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