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Old 01-19-05, 06:40 AM   #1
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From SCOTSMAN.COM - Fact of the Day

FACT OF THE DAY
On this day in 1903 a new bicycle race was announced - to be called the Tour de France. In the long history of the race, the most successful rider is American Lance Armstrong, a Frenchman not winning it since Bernard Hinault in 1985. Read more here.
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Old 01-19-05, 10:32 AM   #2
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Becca, why are you reading our parochial Scottish rag, beloved of my fellow Edinburgh workers?
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I liked the piece about the guy who rode his FW Evans bike for SEVENTY-SIX YEARS better...............

and you can still buy Evans bikes.
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Becca, why are you reading our parochial Scottish rag, beloved of my fellow Edinburgh workers?

Do not know about him, but that is the best place for me to get the football news.
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Old 01-19-05, 03:11 PM   #5
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Becca, why are you reading our parochial Scottish rag, beloved of my fellow Edinburgh workers?
Because, for reasons I can't fully articulate, I love things Scottish! Probably was a Scot in a past life somewhere.
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Old 01-19-05, 03:12 PM   #6
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Do not know about him, but that is the best place for me to get the football news.
*AHEM* That's "HER", not "him".
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Old 01-19-05, 03:13 PM   #7
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*AHEM* That's "HER", not "him".
I am so sorry

Then you may also be interested in this website.

Scottish Store in Charlotte

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