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Old 11-07-08, 08:39 PM   #1
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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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Old 11-07-08, 08:42 PM   #2
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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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Old 11-07-08, 08:56 PM   #3
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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.
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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Old 11-07-08, 08:58 PM   #4
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Age is just a number.
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Old 11-07-08, 09:03 PM   #5
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And mine went up last month
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Old 11-07-08, 09:09 PM   #6
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And mine went up last month
So did mine, but who cares?
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Old 11-07-08, 09:19 PM   #7
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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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Old 11-07-08, 09:38 PM   #8
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Waistband size is just a number too
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Old 11-07-08, 09:41 PM   #9
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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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Old 11-07-08, 10:00 PM   #10
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my inner age is eccentric, not that the age range is extreme.
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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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Old 11-07-08, 10:31 PM   #12
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Alimony ...a number too...
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And mine went up last month
Mine too... I used to be the answer to everything.
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But that has nothing to do with age.
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Old 11-07-08, 10:49 PM   #15
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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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