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Old 08-21-12, 11:40 AM   #1
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Do you drive a mini van?

I know one guy who does. He's a wanker.

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Old 08-21-12, 11:46 AM   #2
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Do you have kids?
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Nope, they're too big. And I do have kids.
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FWIW, I don't drive one since I have only one kid. A Crossover works for my case.
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Currently? No. Previously? Yes, Chevy Lumina APV, Plymouth Voyager Sport, Plymouth Grand Voyager, Pontiac Transport Montana, Chrysler Town & Country LXi. All but the very first one came from the same used car lot. Had 5 kids between the two of us.

But we have a Jeep Liberty now, as we're down to just two kids in the house.
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It's a trap. This a trick question.
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Old 08-21-12, 11:51 AM   #7
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Sort of. I drive a Ford Freestyle. Basically a station wagon, but Ford tries to call it a "crossover".
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Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.
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Old 08-21-12, 11:57 AM   #8
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No, but I do drive a station wagon.
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I know one guy who does. He's a wanker.

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Old 08-21-12, 12:02 PM   #10
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I would only drive one if it had an air mattress in the back and a disco ball hanging from the ceiling.
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Yes, a 2005 Honda Odyssey. It's an awesome family truckster. We also have a wagon, a 2006 Audi A4 Avant. Not as much cargo room as the Odyssey but a great road car and with AWD, it's also our ski vehicle.
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Old 08-21-12, 12:05 PM   #12
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We had a Dodge Grand Caravan for 14 years.
You are not the wanker I'm looking for.

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Old 08-21-12, 12:25 PM   #13
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Have a newer Dodge Caravan and LOVE it. Wish we could have two.

We only have two kids, so we don't need to it haul all their stuff, but it is nice when we need to "camp out" in it. The kids love to be in the back, so we have the middle seats down and we can all hang out and eat snacks when waiting for stuff (long story), and such. Plus, the kids can't kick the back of my seat when I am driving, and I am 6'3", so I like the upright seated position. And it's newer with the side windows that go down, so it's not like riding in a coffin. Plus, we got the big motor, so it's fast and I win drag races all the time.

And the mood lights...I love the green mood lights inside. I never have them off.
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Old 08-21-12, 12:30 PM   #14
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I'm seeing a trend here. If I buy a mini van will I automatically have kids then? I've always wanted a Couch Jr or little Couchita...minus my DNA though.

I'm kinda Bat **** Crazy.

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Old 08-21-12, 12:44 PM   #15
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I have plans for buying a Dodge A100 for hauling my bass.
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Old 08-21-12, 01:10 PM   #16
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I had one of those... Thirty years ago...
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I had a 90's white Dodge Caravan. We called it the "fridge". It was not too big and easy to see out of. It was great until it hit 85,000 miles.

My wife has a 2004 Odyssey. It's wonderful for vacations and paid for, but otherwise I hate it. I call it the "Panzerkampfwagen". It's too big and my lower back hurts while driving.
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Old 08-21-12, 01:44 PM   #18
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This thread failed miserably Couch.
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What this thread needs is huge multi element rear wing.
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Old 08-21-12, 01:47 PM   #20
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12 passenger chevy express. Fits EVERYTHING with the seats out, and EVERYBODY with seats in.

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This is Couch's car

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What this thread needs is huge multi element rear wing.
On a minivan!
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Do you have kids?
Yes and there are plenty of other choices with out having for me to degrade myself.
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This thread failed miserably Couch.
Audience, Charlie Burgh is the wanker!

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